DIY Tutorial: Chalkboard Lettering

this post contains some affiliate links, see full disclosure here   Chalkboard signs are everywhere nowadays.  When Steve and I got married three years ago I planned on having beautiful chalkboard signs for every little part of our ceremony and reception, and while we did have chalkboard signs I had waited until the last minute and free-handed most of …

Designing with Benjamin Moore Simply White

Ideas and tips for using Benjamin Moore’s “Simply White” paint color in your home! Simply White OC-117 But first, a little background about my love-hate relationship with white walls. Steve and I rented our first apartment from his parents, basically an “in-law” apartment. Therefore we ended up redoing the apartment with their help, which was …

Friday Favorites 6.10.16

Happy Friday! Last week we shared some Summer Favorites in case you missed it! This weekend we’re focusing on cleaning up the outside of our house and getting ready for plumbing and insulation inside.  Hopefully we can get the dry wall up in the next few weeks.  We need at least a couple rooms to be mostly finished …

7 Ways to Decorate with Copper

Copper is an easy and sometimes budget-friendly way to incorporate metallics into your home decor. Copper compared with other metals such as gold or silver is more warm and inviting, in my opinion.  Here are some ways to work copper into your home: 1-Kitchen Accessories Copper cookware hanging in a large chef’s kitchen has always been a dream …