Eye Candy: 10 Unconventional Curtain Ideas For Your Home

By: Faith-towers May 15, 2014

10 Unconventional Curtain Ideas

Curtains are one element of the home where people tend to go traditional, but there are so many ways to get inventive with your window treatments. Here are ten super unique, beautiful ways to get creative with your curtains.   

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Roundup: 14 DIY Textile Ideas for Your Next Craft Project

By: Brittni mehlhoff May 15, 2014

After yesterday's post from Faith, Tips For Adding Textiles To Your Home, it seemed appropriate to put together a list of DIY ways to embellish textiles. Whether you're tackling a sewing project, upholstery DIY, or some other project that involves fabric, this roundup of DIY textiles is a good place to start for inspiration.   Continue Reading

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Tips For Adding Textiles To Your Home + A List of Online Fabric Retailers

By: Faith-towers May 14, 2014

Ways To Add Textiles To Your Home

Textiles can make a big difference in a space, making it more inviting and cozy - but choosing and combining them can be intimidating. So here are some helpful tips on where to add more fabric elements to your space and how to mix and match effectively. And I'll share some great fabric resources with you, too!   

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Roundup: 12 Amazing Chair Upholstery Makeovers

By: Brittni mehlhoff May 13, 2014

We can all slap a coat of paint on a piece of furniture or two and call it a makeover. When fabric and upholstery are involved, however, it's a bit more complex than a can of spray paint and some sandpaper. Luckily though, there are bunch of great DIY tutorials and before and after photos out there to help you get the job done. So, here are 12 amazing chair upholstery makeovers to inspire your next project.   Continue Reading

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Roundup: 10 Ways To Use Fabric Scraps In Your Home

By: Faith-towers May 13, 2014

10 DIY Home Decor Projects Using Fabric Scraps

I have a huge bag of fabric scraps that has accumulated over the years. And I never know what to do with all of those beautiful (albeit tiny) pieces of fabric. But it seems like such a waste to let them just sit there, taking up valuable closet space. So I did a little research and found ten awesome ideas from around the web.   

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My Dumbest Decorating Decisions

By: Diy maven May 13, 2014

Okay, so I just finished reading an article on Houzz by Fred Albert in which he confesses to his dumbest decorating decisions. Included are buying a too-big dining room table twice and dip-staining shingles. It's a funny article with equally funny comments as his readers confessed to their disastrous decorating decisions too. ("Barney" purple and "Pepto-Bismol" pink are mentioned on more than one occasion.) Anyway, it got me to thinking about the dumb decorating decisions I've madeContinue Reading

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Before and After: A Dark Kitchen Gets A Refreshing New Look

By: Faith-towers May 12, 2014

A Dark Kitchen Gets A Major Makeover

This kitchen was dark and dingy, to say the least. The brown cabinets and backsplash made it feel like it came straight out of the 1970's. But what a difference some paint can make... check out the drastic makeover after the break.  

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7 DIY Project Ideas for Your Weekend

By: Brittni mehlhoff May 09, 2014

If you have a little time for DIYs this weekend, I've put together another list that I think you'll enjoy. I've included a little bit of everything - from lighting and art projects to DIY gifts for Mother's Day and more. Here are 7 DIYs you might want to try this weekend.   Continue Reading

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Before and After: An Unbelievable Bathroom Makeover

By: Faith-towers May 08, 2014

An Unbelievable Bathroom Makeover

This is one of the most drastic bathroom makeovers I've ever seen. The wallpaper was dated, the vanity was worn and grungy, and the green tile was just plain strange. Click through to see the unbelievable transformation.   

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Before and After: A Tiny Bathroom gets a Revamp

By: Brittni mehlhoff May 08, 2014

Before, this bathroom was definitely lacking in the looks department and felt a little cramped. With a slight repositioning of the toilet though, and some cosmetic changes, this renovated bathroom is now looking really good.   Continue Reading

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Eye Candy: 10 Ultra Colorful Rooms

By: Faith-towers May 05, 2014

10 Unbelievably Colorful Rooms

In honor of Cinco de Mayo, today we have an eye-popping roundup of ultra colorful rooms. Every color of the rainbow is fair game here. Click through to see ten of my favorite brightly hued spaces.   

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Roundup: 22 Mother's Day DIY Gift Ideas She Will Love

By: Brittni mehlhoff May 05, 2014

You've been DIYing gifts for Mother's Day since you were in elementary school, writing cards on construction paper and pressing your hand into a concrete stone with the date on it. Now that you're all grown up though, it's time for some more adult DIY ideas for Mom - ones that she is sure to love. So, I've rounded up 22 awesome DIY gift ideas for Mother's Day to get your creativity going.   

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Best of Curbly: 12 of April's Most Popular Posts

By: Brittni mehlhoff May 02, 2014

After kicking off the Best of Curbly column last month, it's already time for the second installment. May came up fast, didn't it? So today, I'm sharing the most popular Curbly posts from April.   Continue Reading

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Weeknight Meals: Three-Pepper, Chicken & Pesto Pasta

By: Matt allison May 02, 2014

Three-Pepper, Chicken & Pesto Pasta

This dish is a spring favourite, easy to pull together in around 15-20 minutes and packed with flavour, color and texture.

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5 DIY Cinco De Mayo Decorations To Make This Weekend

By: Lexy.b.ward May 02, 2014

5 DIY Cinco De Mayo ProjectsIt's Fiesta Friday and we're talkin' decorations for the colorful holiday, Cinco De Mayo. You've got a weekend to prep and here are a few (cinco, to be exact!) projects to help you celebrate in a fantastically fringe-y way!      

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