I was cleaning out the basement and I came across several sad, lonely dresser drawers. I had picked them up over the years on the side of the road, but hadn’t done a thing with them. Surprise, surprise. Since I
I’m a sucker for paper and I have an impressive hoard of picture frames. Put those two together and a quick and easy craft is born. Any time I hit up an estate sale with a box of picture frames
I love decorating for ALL the holidays and Valentine’s Day is no exception! Compared to Christmas, my V-day decorations are a fraction of the cost. Like a tiny fraction. If my Christmas decorations were a steak dinner, Valentine’s Day decorations
You never know what is waiting on the other side of a marketplace listing. You just might find a treasure trove of antiques and a new friend.
Five tips for festive and fun Christmas wrapping that won’t break the bank.
I LOVE Christmas and we officially kick off the season at our house with a big, beautiful Fraser Fir. Our Christmas tree is a far cry from a designer tree. It’s decorated with a collection of ornaments dating all the
I love Halloween and I love decorating, so it’s only natural that I absolutely love decorating for Halloween. My only roadblock is budget. I saw this super amazing life-size mummy at Goodwill last week that would have been perfect for
When it comes to decorating, books are my best friend. They can be used to add height, texture, dimension and color. Whether they are antique books, vintage books or even new books, they also add an element of intrigue and
Sometimes it doesn’t matter how hard you search – you can’t find exactly what you’re looking for in a preowned version. So, you break down and go to the local craft store, order on Amazon or hit up one of
Seven years ago I bought my first architectural salvage off Craigslist – a pair of windows from a house that had been demolished on the Country Club Plaza. A piece of Kansas City history. I was smitten. One was a