Author Archives: Cyndy

Moody Monday: Layering Shades of Celadon

Layering Transitional Colors. Moody Monday

Hope you guys had a great weekend!  I have had a color on my mind now for several weeks, so I thought I would do another Moody Monday to highlight this versatile color.  I also want to share with you … Continue reading

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2016 Better Homes and Gardens Stylemaker Event in NYC

Better Homes and Gardens Magazine 2016 Stylemaker Event

Two weeks ago, I had the pleasure of attending the Better Homes and Gardens Magazine 2016 Stylemaker event in New York City. I have been so excited to share the pictures and details with you guys because it was such … Continue reading

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Raspberry Pecan Baked Brie En Croute

Raspberry and Pecan Baked Brie En Croute. Easy appetizer idea!

    I have been wanting to share this easy recipe with you guys for awhile and I finally had the chance the weekend to make it for a party and take pictures.  Our recipe for raspberry, pecan and bacon … Continue reading

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Faux Cement Paint Technique and Recipe

Faux cement paint treatment and recipe. Great for revamping accessories.

For several years now, I have been doing this faux cement paint technique with a super easy recipe that I came up with that has been a great way for me to change the look of old accessories and decor.  It’s … Continue reading

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Fall Front Door Makeover

Fall Front Door Makeover. The Creativity Exchange

I’m excited to partner with Kwikset for this sponsored post. Hello fall! I’m so excited about today’s post because I teamed up with Kwikset for a fall front door makeover.   I cannot tell you how ready I am for cooler temps … Continue reading

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Artist Spotlight: Lesley Grainger

Artist Lesley Grainger. Artist Spotlight

  It’s time for this month’s Artist Spotlight and we’re thrilled to be featuring the talented artist Lesley Grainger.   “Work in Progress” Lesley Grainger Lesley’s painting is featured for August on our free printable artist collaboration calendar that we shared back … Continue reading

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Best Selling Benjamin Moore Paint Colors

 Benjamin Moore 2016 Best Selling paint colors.

A few weeks ago, I pulled together and shared the 2016 Best Selling Sherwin Williams paint colors and as promised, I’m back today to share the best selling Benjamin Moore colors so far for 2016. Beach Glass Benjamin Moore via 2Design … Continue reading

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Free Printable Labels that You Can Type in Text and Edit

Free printable organizing labels that you can type in and edit your own text. The Creativity Exchange

I’m so excited about today’s post because it’s a project that several of us have been working on for months. We wanted to figure out a way to take Jo (from Zuer Designs) beautiful hand lettered font that we used for … Continue reading

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Moody Monday: Transitional Coastal Design

Transitional coastal color palette.

    I had several requests after the last Moody Monday feature a couple weeks ago to pull together a coastal inspiration board with lots of paint color options and layering inspiration.  The ironic thing here is that I happen … Continue reading

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Cabinet Paint Color Trends and How to Choose Timeless Colors

Cabinet color is Kentucky Haze by Benjamin Moore. Heather Scott Home

Kentucky Haze Benjamin Moore via Heather Scott Home Over the last few months, I have had so many questions from readers about cabinet paint color trends and how to choose an updated cabinetry color that will be timeless.  I completely … Continue reading

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