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2014 Home Décor Trends: Radiant Orchid

How to use Pantone's Color of the Year - Radiant Orchid in YOUR home. #decorating #radiantorchid

Pantone's 2014 color of the year, radiant orchid, is definitely radiant. Use small pops of this fun color to liven up your space. Or make a statement with bold and dramatic Orchid walls or furniture. "Pantone's 2014 Color of the Year, Radiant Orchid, blooms with confidence and magical warmth that intrigues the eye and sparks the imagination. It is an expressive, creative and embracing … [Read more...]

Tween/Teen Hangout Room: Free Printable & Canvas Portrait Wall #ShutterflyDecor

Create a kids' selfie wall using Instagram images on canvases. #instagram #wallart

This post is brought to you by Shutterfly. This month Shutterfly asked us to create some ideas for a kids bedroom. And I thought that was perfect. We have a bedroom that is adjacent to Ella's and we have been wanting to make that into a tween/teen hangout room! We painted the room a very neutral off-white. And I thought it would be really fun to create a photo wall using Instagram … [Read more...]

Spring Instagram Photo Display and Free Printable IG Frames!

spring instagram photo display

I love decorating with pictures in my home. And I am so excited to be participating in Kristen Duke's Decorating With Pictures series. It's so inspiring to see all of the ways people are using photographs in their homes!! I am sharing some different ways that we display photos of our family in our home over at Kristen's site today. And here at Tatertots & Jello I am sharing a fun way to … [Read more...]

Striped Aqua, Grey and Gold Guest Bedroom Reveal — all the details!!

threshold spring line

Thanks for all of your sweet emails and comments on my striped guest room reveal. It was so fun to work on!! I have had a lot of questions about the items in the room. So I thought it would be fun to do a post on all of the details!! I love beautiful things at a great price. A few weeks ago, I was contacted by Target's PR agency about their new Threshold Spring Line. And I fell in … [Read more...]

Striped Wall Guest Bedroom – Reveal!

guest room redo at tatertots and jello

I've had such a fun time working on our new guest room. At the start of the school year all of my kids wanted to switch rooms around and my middle daughter took over what used to be our guest bedroom in the basement. My son is away at college and since his room is the largest bedroom and has its own bathroom, I thought it would be a great space to turn into a guest room. I consulted my son … [Read more...]

Five Tips to Creating the Perfect Guest Room!

5 tips for the perfect guest room

When school started this year all of my kids wanted to switch bedrooms around! My middle daughter started high school and wanted to be down in the basement with my oldest daughter. So she took over our guest room. And my youngest daughter took over her "Tween" room. And my oldest son is away at college, so we decided to turn his room into the new guest room. It's the biggest bedroom … [Read more...]

Super Easy Industrial Shelving DIY [#LowesCreator]

industrial shelves in the pantry DIY

This post sponsored by Lowe's. I was in Crate and Barrel last month and really liked this industrial shelving -- but it was $1499! But I didn't have time to learn to weld, and  I knew I wanted to put my own spin on the project for the #1905Cottage pantry: You'll love this easy to assemble industrial shelving project. There are slightly less expensive options, to be sure, but I … [Read more...]

14 Ways to Get Organized with DIY Industrial Shelving!

13 industrial shelving ideas

When we bought the #1905Cottage, the only way to access the laundry room was from the front porch. Sometime in the 1950's or 1960's the then-owners had taken part of the porch and turned it into a laundry room. So it had no heat and the floor was the concrete cement porch. When we remodeled the house, we cut a hole in the west wall of the kitchen and opened up an entrance to the laundry room. We … [Read more...]

Tatertots & Jello: 26 of my Favorite DIY Projects from 2013!!

tatertots and jello best projects of 2013

First of all, I would like to say thank you so much to everyone who has been reading my blog anytime in the past 6 years. When I started my blog I didn't think I had anything to say. I was at a low point in my life and I never would have imagined how much joy and fulfillment could have come out of this online world. I have gained so much inspiration, met so many wonderful, amazing friends and it … [Read more...]

5 Tips to Creating a Beautiful Fall Front Porch!!

5 steps to the perfect front porch

Over the weekend I had a fun time finishing up our Halloween/Fall Porch. Here are 5 Tips to help you create a Striking Front Porch!  1. A Fall Wreath or Door Hanging can add color to your door. I made this festive Halloween wreath with knit fabric, felt and vintage buttons. I will share the tutorial and a FREE template to make the flowers tomorrow! I also added paper medallions over the … [Read more...]