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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...]

Beachy Wood Shim Star Bunting and Wood Flag (tutorial)!

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Our June challenge from Lowes was to create a Patriotic Project. I thought it would be fun to make a wood bunting and flag to display. I wanted to create a "beachy" patriotic feel. It's perfect if you have a home that doesn't go with the traditional "Red White and Blue" theme. Here's how I made the Wood Shim Bunting and Flag: … [Read more...]

Nautical Teen Room with Rustic Beach-Inspired Weathered Wall!

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My oldest daughter has a bedroom in the basement. She loves that she gets space to herself down there, but since it's below ground it is a little dark. Plus, we painted her room brown, which made it even darker (why did we do that???). And she had a great loft bed/desk unit, but since the ceilings are low in her room, she couldn't sit up in bed and it felt cramped. She ended up not spending time … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — Beachy Inspiration!!

Hey, everyone!! It's Amy from My 3 Monsters again.  I'm so excited to be back!  Jen's letting me guest post again today to share more of my Weekend Wrap-Up Favorites because she's super-cool like that, you know.  And, boy, do I have more favorites!!  Y'all are some of the most talented crafters out there.  It has already been  "summer   " for a while here in Arizona.  In fact, our summer … [Read more...]

Beachy-ish Subway Art Sign {using the Silhouette}

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To celebrate the exciting Silhouette Giveaway that's going on now, I am sharing a project each day this week that was created using the Silhouette. I'm working on my bathroom remodel right now, it's going to be a Board and Batten room with beachy colors. So I thought it would be fun to make some Beachy art to do in that room. I chose this phrase because I think it's so true -- your day … [Read more...]