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Stenciled Faux Roman Shades {tutorial} — Kitchen Sneak Peek

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I'm still working on my kitchen redo. I decided I wanted to change things up and make a Roman Curtain for the window above my kitchen sink. And in the spirit of keeping it real, I just want to let you know that the first version was a total sewing fail. I tried to make it no-sew AND Faux and let's just say that hot glue and white canvas do not mix LOL! So I started over. Here's what … [Read more...]

Guest Project — Build a DIY Steel and Marble Dining Room Table!

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Hello Tatertots and Jello readers! I'm Amanda from Our Humble A{Bowe}d and I am thrilled to share a DIY project with you today. Our whole story began with a large oak table that I hated more and more each day. It was four feet in diameter with a pedestal base which made it impossible to push the chairs within six inches, making our small dining room feel even smaller. … [Read more...]

Creative Fridays: Kitchen cabinet update on the cheap

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I saw this picture on Kimba's site and loved it! It's from Viv from ish and chi. Isn't it cute? I thought I want to do that! But I wasn't sure I wanted to be stuck with wallpaper if I got bored with it - plus, what would the wallpaper do to my cabinets if I ever wanted to remove it? So I thought, why not try using wrapping paper? I think the trick is to use a really thick wrapping paper. ( I … [Read more...]