Category Archives: Do It Yourself Projects

Easy Fall Door Swag Using Dried Naturals

Tutorial for making an easy swag wreath using naturals. The Creativity Exchange

I haven’t done a whole lot of fall fluffing around the house yet because it’s still around 85-90 degrees here in East Texas (ugh!).  However, I did manage to fall fluff my front porch (say that 10 times fast).  I … Continue reading

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Travel the World Calendar Gallery Wall

Tips for framing prints from beautiful wall calendars. The Creativity Exchange

  When I was in NYC a couple weeks ago, I came across an amazing book store in Grand Central Station that had a huge collection of beautiful 2015 wall calendars.  I spent more than two hours looking through all … Continue reading

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DIY Hidden Buffet Storage Piece (Dining Room Update)

DIY Hidden Buffet Storage Piece.  The Creativity Exchange

  My dining room revamp project has turned out to be the longest ongoing room revamp project that I have ever had.  I think I started this project about 9 months ago and it’s very slow going.  You guys might … Continue reading

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Easy Faux Panel Trick for Dressing Up Benches and Ottomans

Easy trick for dressing up benches and ottomans using a faux fabric panel trick.  The Creativity Exchange

    My daughter and I are still working hard on her bedroom revamp and we should be finished by the end of this week.   We have completely transformed the space from a shabby chic baby girl room to … Continue reading

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Gray Stain-Wash for Revamping Old Baskets {Paint It Monday}

Recipe for transforming old ugly basket with a gray paint/stain wash. {The Creativity Exchange}

I hope you guys had a wonderful weekend!  Welcome to another Paint It Monday. Over the last few months, I have been trying to come up with a way that I could revamp my old dated baskets without them looking … Continue reading

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Narrow Hallway Built-In Wall Mudroom (DIY)..

Tutorial for making a built in mudroom for a narrow hallway (The Creativity Exchange)

      I’m back today as promised on Wednesday’s post, to go into the details/tutorial of our built-in narrow hallway mudroom.  For those of you who missed it on Wednesday, I shared the pictures of our stairwell/mudroom revamp project. … Continue reading

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Favorite Trends for Revamping Furniture with Paint {Paint It Monday}

Favorite trends in DIY paint treatments for furniture {Paint It Monday} The Creativity Exchange

  I hope you guys had a fantastic weekend! Welcome to another Paint It Monday! I’m so excited about today’s post because I have been wanting to highlight some really amazing and beautiful DIY techniques for revamping furniture with paint. … Continue reading

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Flawless Matte Satin Finish/ Furniture Painting Basics (Paint It Monday)

Furniture painting basics for painting a flawless matte finish {The Creativity Exchange}

  I hope you guys had a wonderful weekend and welcome to another Paint It Monday! This post has been a long time coming.  I really haven’t had a great furniture piece to use as an example for this post/finish … Continue reading

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Painted Wide Wall Stripe Inspiration {Paint It Monday}

Painted Stripe Wall Ideas {Paint It Monday} The Creativity Exchange

  I hope you guys have had a fantastic weekend! This week for Paint It Monday, I wanted to highlight a painting trend that has really become popular lately that I just love and it’s horizontally painted wide stripes on … Continue reading

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Spray Paint Crush {Paint It Monday}

Round up of some of the best DIY spray paint projects found online {The Creativity Exchange}

  I hope you guys had a fantastic weekend and welcome to another Paint It Monday! I think most of you have figured out by now that I get a weak in the knees when it comes to spray paint … Continue reading

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