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How to make tape art over old appliances

Got really old, sad-looking appliances at home? No budget to buy newer, better appliances? Need a quick and easy DIY project to do something...anything about it? If you answered yes, yes, and yes to the questions above, then this is the post for you. Last week, while staring at our laundry area and racking my brain for… Continue reading How to make tape art over old appliances

education, home inspo, my works

Phew. Am exhausted. (Oh and a color palette.)

So. Hi. I just wanted to check in here because I've been feeling quite disappointed with myself that I haven't been blogging as I'd dreamed I would be. Sometimes I wonder what all those supermom-bloggers do to be able to make all those super-hyper-advanced-carpentry types of home projects, and blog, and live a life. Okay so that was… Continue reading Phew. Am exhausted. (Oh and a color palette.)

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How I educate myself on all things interior design

All things happen for a reason, goes the cliche. But like many cliches, there is truth to it (which is what makes it a cliche in the first place—it's somewhat a universally accepted fact), especially when we are talking about my own journey into interior design. It was my job as a magazine editor that eventually awakened my… Continue reading How I educate myself on all things interior design

gal at home my favorite design books part 2
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My Favorite Design Books {Part 2}

Remember this nerdy post of mine from over a month ago? Nope, I haven't forgotten about it, as I did promise to give you seven more of my recommended titles. I guess I still haven't found a way to effectively and efficiently balance blogging and freelance work. (I am proud of myself today though, because I… Continue reading My Favorite Design Books {Part 2}