March 2010

Green Your Decor Energy Gauntlet, Week 3 (+Giveaway!) Thumbnail

A few weeks ago, I introduced you to the Sylvania Earth Day Challenge, 40 for the Future. If you haven’t yet, head over to the challenge website and take a look at the small changes we can all make that will save up to 40 million Kwh of energy between now and Earth Day. Then…

Boudoir Glam: Upholstered, Tufted Headboard Tutorial Thumbnail

When I came up with the idea to redecorate my daughter's bedroom, I knew I wanted it to be something special. Nothing to complicated or sophisticated for a little girl, but not cookie cutter either. And since I've been wanting to try my hand at making an upholstered headboard, I figured this was the perfect…

Green Your Decor Energy Gauntlet, Week 2 (+Giveaway Revealed!) Thumbnail

Last week, I introduced you to the Sylvania Earth Day Challenge, 40 for the Future. If you haven't yet, head over to the challenge website and take a look at the small changes we can all make that will save up to 40 million Kwh of energy between now and Earth Day. Then make your…

Store Your Creativity: Art Box by Eastbold Thumbnail

Lately, I've been more than a little obsessed with the idea of stylish storage. Having to pack up a whole house will do that to you. It makes you take stock of just how much stuff you have and what you really NEED. And although we purged quite a bit, donating what is likely thousands…

Pull Out Your Irons: Simple No-Sew Curtain Panels Thumbnail

I am regularly inspired by decorating duo Sherry & John Petersik of Young House Love. However, it is pretty rare that I can put that inspiration to good use in my own home. So after my search for fun, organic window treatments for Ja'Naya's room turned up only solid curtains and drapes, I decided I'd…