Category Archives: Uncategorized

Color Spotlight- Benjamin Moore Revere Pewter {Paint It Monday}

Revere Pewter by Benjamin Moore {Color Spotlight} The Creativity Exchange

  Hello I’m Jenny from Evolution of Style. Cyndy and I share a passion (or perhaps obsession is a more fitting description) for paint colors and palettes, so I was excited when she asked me to be a contributor for Paint … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 20 Comments

Dear New Blogger…


  Recently, my sweet friend Claire started a beautiful new blog called Honey Haven.  Claire and her husband Parker are newlyweds, avid DIY’er’s and pretty much one of the most beautiful couples (inside and out) that you could ever meet: … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 21 Comments

Paint Color Trends for 2014 {Remodelaholic Announcement}

Cyndy Aldred-Color Palette Contributor for Remodelaholic

  Happy Friday friends! Oh yea, the weekend is finally here! I’m excited to announce that I am the new monthly Color Palette Contributor on one of my favorite blogs, Remodelaholic.  I have followed Remodelaholic for as long as I … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Endless Inspiration Found in Italy {Trip Recap}!

Italy Inspiration (The Creativity Exchange)

Buongiorno!! I am finally back from my trip to Italy and I am so filled with inspiration, ideas and pure joy from finally seeing with my own eyes what I have dreamed about for as long as I can remember. … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 16 Comments

Taking a Short Break- Italy Bound!

Cinque terre

  I just wanted to let you guys know that I’m taking a short blogging break and will be back to blogging in two weeks. I am heading to Italy with my Aunt Laura to celebrate her (big) birthday and … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 9 Comments

Easy Ways to Create Built-In Shelving and Cabinets on a Tight Budget.

Inexpensive ways to create built in shelving and counters (The Creativity Exchange)

      I have had so many comments and emails from readers wondering how we created our built-in counters and shelving for my new office/craft room revamp that I wanted to dedicate a post just for the built-ins. I … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 21 Comments

Office/Craft Room Paint Color Palette (Paint It Monday)..

Paint colors used for office/craft room revamp from The Creativity Exchange

  I hope you guys had a wonderful weekend! I had an amazing weekend in Atlanta attending the Haven Conference for DIY bloggers. After almost four years of blogging, this was the first conference that I have ever attended. I … Continue reading

Posted in color palettes, Uncategorized | 23 Comments

Office/Craft/Family Room Reveal {Finally!}…

office/craft room revamp reveal {The Creativity Exchange}

  Sorry that I have been missing in action this last week friends.  I have been living every single moment trying to get our new office/craft/family room revamp project completed. It’s finally finished! It seemed like this project would never … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 65 Comments

My Dish Towel Ottoman Slipcover? (Office/Craft Room Update)…

How to make an ottoman slipcover {The Creativity Exchange}

  My office/craft room revamp is finally finished! I was starting to wonder if I would ever be able to say those words.  My daughter and I are creating the art work for the walls this weekend and the space … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 15 Comments

Readers’ Favorite Paint Colors {Color Palette Monday}

Readers' Favorite Paint Colors {Color Palette Monday}

I hope you guys had a fantastic weekend and a great 4th of July! This week for Color Palette Monday,  I’ve pulled a palette together of readers’ favorite paint colors from feedback over the last 12 weeks of my paint color … Continue reading

Posted in Color Palette Monday, color palettes, Uncategorized | 10 Comments