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DIY Challenge Link Up: White & Light Projects

Hello and Happy Sunday! I am back with another edition of our Monthly themed link party: the Get Your DIY On Challenge.  Are you ready to Get Your DIY On?? I know we are, and we are so excited to have you here sharing your amazing talent with us! If you missed last month’s favorites, […]

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How to Make Your Own DIY Grommet Topped Blackout Drapes

Summer is an amazing time of year.  Long sunny days… beautiful sunrises. But early sunrises, too.  At least, early by our winter standards. So if you don’t love being woken with the sun at 5am, then perhaps some drapery is in order. Like these DIY Grommet Topped Blackout drapes that I made using some gorgeous White […]

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Work it Wednesday with Features

Welcome to Work it Wednesday – a fabulous weekly link party where bloggers can share their latest and greatest projects, crafts, and recipes as well as mingle and check out what amazing things others have been up to!  Each week I am so A-MAZED with all the talent I have seen the last couple of weeks […]

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10 Inspiring Wooden Decks

Summertime means deck time. But this year, as we were working on getting our deck ready for summer, we realized that it is almost time for us to resurface it completely. The current surface is fiber glass, which I didn’t even know was actually a deck surface material until we bought this house.  And while this fiber […]

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How to Make Your Own Custom Lampshade

You guys! The DIY project I have to share with you today was one of my favourite recent projects. I wasn’t quite sure how the whole thing was going to work out, but it turned out perfectly and I am totally tickled with the results. Can you believe that I actually made this lampshade myself? And […]

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Work it Wednesday

Welcome to Work it Wednesday – a fabulous weekly link party where bloggers can share their latest and greatest projects, crafts, and recipes as well as mingle and check out what amazing things others have been up to!  Each week I am so A-MAZED with all the talent I have seen the last couple of weeks […]