Home DIY's & Decor

Get Your Home Holiday Ready in $100

The holidays are a really great time to go all out for Christmas decorations, however it can add up! If you don’t have a big budget for decorations, thats okay. Today I’m going to share with you cheap and easy tips for getting your home holiday ready and all within a $100 budget.

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Reupholstering Dining Chairs for a New Look

Giving your furniture a facelift can help you start to love it again. See how I reupholstered these dining room chairs to rekindle my love for this set! Before and after pictures included.

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Watercolour Painted Palms

I took my first watercolour class when I was 10, and have spent time here and there dabbling with different paints. But, there is something about watercolour that is beautiful and unpredictable.  When the trend for palm prints happened I wanted to get in on it, but the DIY in me thought, I’m sure I can find a way to make my own palm designs. I’ll show you how I painted by own palms.

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Creating Zones in an Apartment

Living in an apartment has its ups and downs. For example, I love Saturday morning cleaning because it doesn’t take more than 30 min to have this space sparkling. One of my main grumbles is that with an open layout, it’s hard to create zones within the space. It’s almost as if one area blends into another. I feel this way especially about my kitchen, dining and living space.  I have tried different wall paint, different decor themes, but still felt my dining space was lacking something. Continue reading “Creating Zones in an Apartment”

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Paint vs Wallpaper: An Ongoing Dilemma

I’ve been out of the blogging world for the past month adventuring through Vietnam, Cambodia and Thailand. Though I didn’t blog while I was away, I shared some of my favourite design and decor inspirations through Twitter and Instagram. Continue reading “Paint vs Wallpaper: An Ongoing Dilemma”

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Hand Drawn Antler Wall Decor

Back in the fall when I was restyling my bedroom, I was on a mission to find antlers. As we went into the Christmas season I figured it was the perfect season to find exactly that! I looked in so many different stores but sadly I couldn’t find what I was looking for. I had to get creative and take matters into my own hands. Continue reading “Hand Drawn Antler Wall Decor”

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How To Paint Old Furniture

After weeks of deliberating on what I would do with these beautiful side tables, I landed on painting them! With an array of colours and paints out there, which one do I chose? I’ll share my journey on how I painted these pieces essentially bringing new life to something old! Continue reading “How To Paint Old Furniture”

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Exciting Bedroom Restyle (Check Out the Progress!)

A few weeks back I took on a project to restyle my bedroom. I had some ideas of what I wanted to do without a real plan of how it was going to take form. Suffice it to say that nothing is going smoothly! Continue reading “Exciting Bedroom Restyle (Check Out the Progress!)”

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Make Your Own Gallery Wall At Home

I’ve always envisioned having a gallery wall in my home, and I’ve seen some really great ones which were my inspiration. Some monochromatic with an accent of gold, some with a mix of fames and symbols.  Being realistic to my style, it was going to be a mish-mash. Continue reading “Make Your Own Gallery Wall At Home”