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DIY Watercolor Art (The Easy Way)

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Hi guys! It's Holly from My Sister's Suitcase and I'm excited to be back today, sharing a simple watercolor project that literally ANYONE can do! I love the look of watercolor art, but I have always been too intimidated to try it myself. Using this technique, I was able to create a pretty cool piece of art without needing much artistic ability at all! Instead of paints, I used watercolor … [Read more...]

How to Decorate with Spray Paint!!

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I have an addiction. I admit it. I love COLOR!! Bright colors to me = HAPPY!! And one of the easiest ways to bring color into your home is through paint!  I'm so excited to take part in Beth from Home Stories AtoZ's How to Decorate Series with 25 bloggers each sharing a different aspect of decorating. The posts are so informative and inspiring! Be sure to go over to Beth's blog and get all … [Read more...]

Red, White, and Blue Painted Tote Bag

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Hi Tatertots & Jello friends! Kimberly from A Night Owl back again, sharing a fun and easy craft! Last time around we shared  a Monogram Teacher Tote just in time for Teacher Appreciation and the end of the school year. And this time we're back with another tote project, this Red, White & Blue Painted Tote Bag! … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — 20 Painted Projects!

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Paint is one of the easiest and most inexpensive ways to change up your home!  And Summer is the perfect time to tackle some DIY Painted Projects! Here are 20 ways to inspire you!! Pegboard Box @ Thistlewood Farms  DIY Mailbox Planters @ Second Chance to Dream Bohemian Arrow Art Tutorial @ For My Love Of  Patriotic Upcycled Can Flower Pots @ Club Chica Circle  … [Read more...]

IKEA Lamp Hack: Faux Antique Finish

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Hi All! I'm Taryn from Design, Dining and Diapers, a place where I share DIY home decor, seasonal crafts, recipes and much more. It's always a pleasure to be posting at TT&J! Last week, I revealed some big updates to our master bedroom. I wanted to tone down the glam and give it a more modern farmhouse look to go with the rest of my home. As usual, I'm always trying to repurpose what I have … [Read more...]

Spring Project – Spray Painted Crate Flower Display!

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This post is brought to you by Krylon. A couple of weeks ago Krylon sent me some bright paint and asked me to create a couple projects using spray paints in all different colors and finishes. I showed you the Colorful Clipboard Organization Wall I created using one of the pallet colors. Here are the paint colors they asked me to use in the second project:   Natural Stone textured spray … [Read more...]

Striped Wall Guest Bedroom – Reveal!

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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...]

How to Paint Perfect Stripes in 5 Easy Steps, Plus a Valspar Paint Giveaway!

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  When you're undertaking a major painting project, spending a little extra time on paint prep goes a long way. Today I'm going to share not only 5 great tips for paint prep, but I'll also show you my tips for making straight stripes on a wall - every time! (Well, nothing's ever perfect, but these tips help your walls look their best!) Thanks to Valspar Paint, I've been working on … [Read more...]

Paint a Chevron Side Table!

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Hey, hey TT&J peeps! It's Jessica from Mom 4 Real again, and I'm so excited to be back here! Today I want to share this little chevron painted side table. This really was the fastest and easiest table I have ever painted, and I can't wait to show you how I did it! I started with this little blue side table that used to live in my son's bathroom. He got a new shelf, and this little table has … [Read more...]

DIY Red and White Buffalo Check Painted Fabric — End of School Summer Party!

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  My kids are out for Summer this week -- and I can't wait for summer to officially begin! What screams summer more than a Red and White Party??  I love large Buffalo check. And I thought it would be fun to try to make a DIY painted Buffalo Check fabric for a little End-0f-School Party!! Here's how I made the decorations with ScotchBlue™ Painter's Tape -- and it's easy: You can do it, too, … [Read more...]