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A Little Motivation… a little painted sign

April 10, 2016

Need a little motivation for you home office?… or just some new decor for around the house?… well I’ve got a little DIY for YOU!… a little painted sign! This darling little painted sign doesn’t take much material… If you have any boards around then just cut a piece off as long as the board is wide to make your square sign board… I had a 9″ wide plank in the basement so out came the saw and CHOP!… I cut a…

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DIY Gifts House & Decor Repurposed

Vintage Tin Planters…

March 27, 2016

I’m sure Winter will be back for a couple more visits before June, but it definitely feels like spring here in Calgary… yeah I said it!… Spring is here… mostly 😉 I’ve got a sweet little DIY for you if your’e looking to bring a bit of Spring into your nest!… Using vintage tins and darling little plants you can quickly add a touch of spring into your home!  Herbs for the kitchen? Spring blooms for your home office or bedroom!? Vintage tin planters will bring a sweet charm…

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DIY Gifts House & Decor Repurposed Techniques

Folding Books…

March 13, 2016

If you’re looking for unique home decor for yourself, or a special gift {and you have some time to pass} folding up the pages of an old book is the way to go!… especially if you’re a book lover or are gifting to a book lover!… so try your hand at folding books! Let’s get right into it… folding a book can take an hour or it can take you a couple hours depending on how many pages and intricate the design!…

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Make Your Own Muscle Rub…

February 29, 2016

Looking for a natural remedy for your tired achy muscles?… well… the give this DIY a try! Tasked with coming up with a DIY for the fitness episode a soothing rub immediately came to mind… I’m not the best at working out in a traditional sense of going to a gym or joining a workout class… but when I try I always hurt for days on end after!… lol…  I get my work outs from refinishing furniture… sore arms from lifting and lugging,…

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DIY Gifts Techniques

Breakfast At Tiffany’s… er… Azuridge Sleep Mask…

February 15, 2016

I love Breakfast at Tiffany’s… its a comfort movie for me… so, when I found out that the theme of the first episode of Kim’s Kitchen Season Three was going to be Girlfriend Getaways, AND was filming at the incredible Azuridge I knew this DIY would be a perfect fit!… Who doesn’t want to have a fun and carefree time like Holly Golightly!?… and at an incredible estate hotel!… what a getaway night we had!… I recommend starting with a cotton type…

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