Monday, January 4, 2021

The Best Stylish Storage For Every Budget

The best stylish baskets, crates, and bins for every room and budget! 

Happy Monday and Happy New Year!!!

Does the new year have you thinking about all things organizing?  I'm the least organized person I know, but I definitely have the itch to get our pantry and bathroom closet organized.  

The piles of mismatched towels and sheets and unorganized baskets filled with random toiletries haphazardly thrown in is just not cutting it anymore.  So, in an effort to get a bit more organized, I scoured the web for the best crates, baskets and bins to get and stay organized.  

Baskets, crates and bins

Wednesday, December 23, 2020

Furniture Makeover : Dresser Turned Faux Apothecary Cabinet

Turn a multi-drawer dresser into a vintage-inspired faux apothecary cabinet!

It's no surprise that I love turning dressers into vintage-inspired apothecary cabinets or card catalogs.  Nothing beats the real deal, but when that's not possible, creating your own is the next best thing. 

I'm always on the hunt for affordable furniture that can be easily updated with paint and hardware and lucky for me, I recently found another perfect project piece. 
Dated wood dresser before

This little chest was just screaming for a super quick apothecary-inspired makeover!  It had great bones, dovetail drawers and needed very minimal repairs.   

Monday, December 21, 2020

15 Budget-Friendly DIY Gifts For Everyone On your List!

Do you love giving and/or receiving DIY gifts?  Are you looking for great last-minute gift ideas?  These 15 budget-friendly DIY gifts are perfect for everyone on your list!

Christmas is less than a week away, are you ready? 

I'm still waiting on a couple gifts to arrive and need to wrap a few more things,  but the end is near!

Are you done shopping and wrapping?  If you love giving DIY gifts and are in need of a few awesome ideas then you'll love these 15 handpicked DIY gifts!
15 DIY gift ideas for everyone on your list

Monday, December 14, 2020

Simple and Neutral Christmas Home Tour

A super simple and neutral vintage Scandi inspired Christmas home tour! 

Hello, welcome to my simple Christmas home tour!  

I normally go all out with holiday decorating, but definitely toned it down this year and I'm not mad about that in the least bit.  The house is festive, yet neutral enough to transition to winter and simple enough to not feel cluttered.  

I only brought out my favorite Christmas decor then splurged on a few new pieces that I can use year after year.  I hope you enjoy the simplicity as much as I do! 

Christmas decorated front porch

Tuesday, December 8, 2020

Walmart Christmas Decor: Vintage-Inspired Hanging Bells

Inexpensive hanging bells get a simple vintage-inspired makeover!

As much as I prefer not to be in Walmart every other day, I'm in Walmart every other day haha. 

It never fails.  I ask the kids what they need, I go to the store then the next day they need something else.  

The plus side of taking a ridiculous amount of unnecessary trips to Walmart is being able to check out their holiday decor.  I'm usually able to control myself, but some items are just too good to pass up, like hanging bells.  

I was eyeing similar bells weeks ago, but they are super popular now and sold out before I could snag a set for myself.   I ended up grabbing a set from Walmart and giving them a little vintage-inspired makeover to fit more with my vintage Scandi Christmas decor. 

Vintage-inspired hanging bells

Thursday, December 3, 2020

My Favorite Things: Gift Guide For Outdoor Lovers

Awesome gift ideas for hikers, campers, and outdoor enthusiasts! 

I'm back again sharing a few of my favorite things and gift ideas for all the outdoor lovers in your life. 

I know, gift ideas for hikers, campers and outdoor enthusiasts have absolutely nothing to do with DIY or home decor, but if you follow my Instagram stories then you know I love hiking and spending time outdoors.  There's just something about being out in nature that's so calming and relaxing.   

So, in an effort to make your shopping a little easier and a lot less stressful, I thought I would share a few of my favorite outdoor gifts perfect for both men and women. 

Gift ideas for outdoor lovers

Monday, November 30, 2020

Vintage Modern Christmas Mudroom

A little modern, a little vintage and a little Scandi!  A vintage modern mudroom gets decorated for Christmas with a minimal 
vintage Scandi vibe.

Let's be honest,  our house has been decorated for Christmas for weeks, but now that Thanksgiving has passed it's officially ALL THINGS CHRISTMAS! 

I'm not a lover of red, so I kept red to a minimum (only in the kitchen) and went with a more vintage Scandi Christmas vibe in the rest of the house.   The neutral minimal decor not only looks greats but will also transition beautifully from Christmas to winter.  

The mudroom is probably my favorite room in the house and is filled with some of my favorite vintage finds.  It's also my favorite room to decorate, especially at Christmastime.  
Vintage scandi Christmas mudroom