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Master Bedroom Redo Reveal – Pinterest Party & More!

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I'm so excited to show everyone the results of my big Master Bedroom Redo project! As you know, I've been working for the last month on this huge project for the HGTV Home™ fabric and trim Challenge sponsored by Jo-Ann Stores! Tomorrow, August 22 I get to show you the whole room -- the Big Reveal! I've been able to show you how to make corded pillows, easy upholstered chair seats, and … [Read more...]

How to Upholster a Chair Seat and Our Master Bedroom Nook – Sneak Peek!

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We moved to Utah from the Bay Area, where we had a 1970's-era house that we completely remodeled. We were so excited to move to a home with more room for our 3 growing kids. And our master bedroom in our new home was a nice big space. I always meant to work on my bedroom but somehow I never got around to it. Fast forward 11 years. We are still in this home that we really love and our kids … [Read more...]

30-Day Room Makeover with Jo-Ann and HGTV Home™!!

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If you've been reading my blog for long you might know that I've been wanting to give my Master Bedroom a facelift for almost 4 years.  It just seems like there are always projects that get moved up higher on the list.  And it's a space that I've been struggling with. Do you have a space like that in YOUR home? So when Jo-Ann contacted me about making over a room in my home with their new … [Read more...]

Stencil a Lamp Shade With a Sharpie Marker!

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Hey, hey TT&J readers! It's me Jessica from Mom 4 Real, back with another fun home decor tutorial! It's summer, which means I am obsessed with all things sand and sea. I've spotted some really cute lamp shades with seashell and coral shapes on them lately, but shew...are they expensive or what? I spied a lamp shade with a coral design on it not too long ago and had a really hard time leaving … [Read more...]

Make a Summer DIY Tie-Dye Coffee Filter Wreath!

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A couple of weeks ago my girls and I had a little tie dying craft afternoon. We made a few different projects! And we had some left over dye, and I started going a little crazy. I wanted to try tie dying all kinds of things. One of the things I grabbed was a box of coffee filters. I tied some rubber bands around a few bunches of filters and poured some different color dyes on them. I was … [Read more...]

Planning a Kitchen Remodel For A Small Space … and 1905 Cottage Kitchen Sneak Peek!

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I am just in love with the 1905 Cottage I'm renovating. While most of the major work is done -- and there's a lot to share with you -- the biggest unfinished piece has been the kitchen. The people who had lived in this cottage before loved it and took good care of it. But it was time to update it. It wasn't bad, but we knew there was something magical underneath. But we had to do some … [Read more...]

DIY Address and Patriotic Buoys!

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I have been a bit obsessed with ANYTHING nautical lately.  It's so bright and cheerful-looking. I made a Navy and Yellow Wreath. A Nautical Fourth of July Mantel. And recreated a dark basement bedroom into a Bright Nautical Teen Bedroom. I thought it would be fun to make some decorative buoys - which seem SO nautical.  It also turns out - the buoys are easier to make than you'd … [Read more...]

Wall of Frames Focal Wall #LowesCreator

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Have you heard about the color of the year - Emerald?? Pantone picks a color the year every year. I am always am excited to see what they choose. And my friend Lara at Less Cake More Frosting actually picked this one before it was announced - she's so ahead of the trend. So this month Lowes asked their Creative Ideas Team to make a project using Pantone's Emerald. I wanted to create a … [Read more...]

Make DIY Wood Shim Flowers! #LowesCreator

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I have a slight obsession with making Wood Shim Flowers - they are so cute! For the #LowesCreator challenge this month, Lowe's challenged us to bring the outdoors IN. And I thought these Wood Shim Flowers were perfect!! Here are the ones we made for my Spring Mantel:    We even figured out a way to make three different sizes of Wood Shim Flowers!   Here's how to … [Read more...]

DIY Chalkboard Menu and Chalkboard Tags!

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Hello, Tatertots & Jello readers! We couldn't be more excited to be here at TT&J sharing a few chalkboard projects with you all today. I am Amy, and I blog with two of my closest friends at 11 Magnolia Lane. There we share our home DIY and decor hits {and sometimes misses!} mixed in with some recipes, parties and entertaining. So, today I am talking about chalkboard paint. I know, it's … [Read more...]