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Double Dutch Pigtails for Short Hair

26th September 2016   |  A Beautiful Mess

When I cut my hair, I felt like I was saying goodbye to braids and some of the more complicated hairstyles I had come to love. For awhile at least! But in the past couple of weeks, I've realized I don't really have to say goodbye that much! A lot of my favorite hairstyles can still be pulled off with a few adjustments and some patience. Although wo... READ MORE

Built In Kitchen Cabinet Makeover

26th September 2016   |  At The Picket Fence

Good morning At the Picket Fence friends! Julie, here from Before we get started today I would like to extend an invitation to you to subscribe to our free newsletter. I’m now offering our 12 page “Cottages & Bungalows Fall Home Tour” as a free gift when you sign up. Now lets get to the fun part…Do you remember that show... READ MORE

And What Did Delaware?!

26th September 2016   |  Quiltville's Quips &...

And What Did Delaware?Idaho!A New Jersey!I love the childhood rhymes and plays on words from days gone by that fly through my memory when I cross state lines.However, it is never fun to realize that there are red and blue lights flashing in your rear view mirror as you fly through Maryland.OOPS!!  The speed limit went from 65 in DC down to 55 in Ma... READ MORE

DIY Painted Farmyard Wall Mural in Kids Bathroom

26th September 2016   |  That's My Letter

I spent this past summer in the bathrooms at my kids school painting wall murals so I thought it was only fair to write a blog post about the process.  Today I'm sharing the farmyard wall mural in the girl's bathroom.Truth be told I have never painted an entire wall mural before and I was shocked at how long it actually took to complete the project... READ MORE

Third generation reclaimed wood coffee tray

26th September 2016   |  Funky Junk Interiors

I think it’s pretty safe to say, I am a true blue repurpose-aholic. I just took a quick look around my home, attempting to spot something brand new. The only thing I could pinpoint were the kitchen cupboards, fireplace, kitchen island, and stairway rails. But even with those, they were designed to have a repurposed, well […] The post Third generati... READ MORE

New #CandyMinimal +pack for A Color Story!

26th September 2016   |  A Beautiful Mess

edited w/ Bananas from Candy Minimal by @mattcrump We are super, super excited to announce this new filter +pack and collaboration for A Color Story! A while back, we reached out to the creator of the #CandyMinimal photo movement and avid A Color Story user, Matt Crump, to gauge his interest on designing a filter pack focused on his beautiful photo... READ MORE

finally, my bedroom makeover!

26th September 2016   |  Oh Joy!

A few months ago, I posted a photo of the sad state of my bedroom. It was one of my summer projects to finally take the plastic off the bed frame and cover up the torn wallpaper with a grown-up headboard. To refresh your memory, here's the "before" from my last post and the "after"! Check out more details below about what stayed and what went! Here... READ MORE

Farmhouse Picnic Table {tutorial}

26th September 2016   |  Ginger Snap Crafts

This post is brought to you by Life Storage. Good morning! Today my kiddos have a teacher work day. So we have a free day! Eek! So excited! We are going on a hike & picnic in just a bit. The weather is absolutely gorgeous today! Speaking of picnics, I have been wanting a new picnic table for our deck for along time. Not a regular old picnic tab... READ MORE

No Scrap Left Behind

26th September 2016   |  crazy mom quilts

I'm a little excited and very nervous to share a project that has been in the works since last spring. My new book, No Scrap Left Behind, is scheduled to be released in February 2017! It's being published by Stash Books/C&T Publishing (same as Sunday Morning Quilts). This book contains 11 quilts and 5 projects that use scraps of all sizes. It's... READ MORE

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