Monthly Archives: February 2011

Lamp Revamp- How to “Sprackle”…

I’ve been obsessed lately with lamps. I especially love the lamps made by Aidan Gray that are distressed and sort of chippy in old French kind of way. I’m not sure what to call this particular style of lamp, so … Continue reading

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Spicy Tomato Soup- Top Chef Recipes

We are Top Chef fanatics in our house. We rarely miss an episode and have watched all 8 seasons. We’re really excited about this latest season of Top Chef All-Stars featuring the most popular chefs from the last 7 seasons … Continue reading

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Sea Life Candlesticks

Last month I was asked to be a Creative Guest and share a tutorial on the fabulous blog Ucreate. I shared how to make easy sea life candlesticks and I thought I would post it here today, just in case … Continue reading

Posted in Candlesticks, Creative Guest, Home Decorating Ideas, Shells, Tutorials | 21 Comments

Laundry/Craft Room Revamp- Part 1

My laundry/craft room is not glamorous by any means, it’s the laundry room after all. The laundry room is the one space in our home that most of us do not care to spend any energy or decorating dollars. However, … Continue reading

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Hand Painted Floor Mat- Laundry Room Revamp Part 2

I recently revamped my laundry/craft room and decided to do two separate postings on the project. Part 1 is the revamp project itself that can be found by clicking here. This posting is Part 2 and is the tutorial for … Continue reading

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Laundry/Craft Room Revamp- Part 1

My laundry/craft room is not glamorous by any means, it’s the laundry room after all. The laundry room is the one space in our home that most of us do not care to spend any energy or decorating dollars. However, … Continue reading

Posted in Laundry/Craft Room, Room Revamps | 48 Comments

Hand Painted Floor Mat- Laundry Room Revamp Part 2

I recently revamped my laundry/craft room and decided to do two separate postings on the project. Part 1 is the revamp project itself that can be found by clicking here. This posting is Part 2 and is the tutorial for … Continue reading

Posted in Organizational Ideas, Uncategorized | 39 Comments

Happy One-Year Blogaversary to The Exchange!!!

Wow, I can’t believe it’s been a whole year since I have been blogging. A year ago today, I published my first posting on The Exchange and what a year it has been! I have loved every minute of blogging … Continue reading

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