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DIY Christmas Decorations

DIY Christmas Decorations

It’s time to break out the Christmas cheer and prep the home for family gatherings and Santa’s visit, if you haven’t already. Perhaps you’re a new homeowner who is still gathering their seasonal decorations, or maybe you have all the decorations you need but want to mix things up a bit. Here are some easy decoration…

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By Kayleigh, 12/16/2016 Kayleigh is a content writer with a BA in technical writing/literature and an MA in creative writing. When she’s not at work writing, she’s at home writing, reading, or binge-watching television shows… for research, of course. A big do-it-yourselfer and crafter, Kayleigh loves testing out projects and gifting them to friends and family—all in preparation for when she owns her own home one day and decorates with her own personal creations. Her work has appeared on The Writing Cooperative and as an Honorable Mention in East Meets West American Writers Review.
Gold Spray Paint Décor to Spruce Up Your Home

Gold Spray Paint Décor to Spruce Up Your Home

We’ve all lusted after those golden home accessories at least once, but they can just be so pricey! Fear not! Armed with a bottle of gold (or any metallic color, really) spray paint, we can transform anything into a chic accent piece for any room. And I mean anything. Espresso Beans A bag of whole coffee…

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By Kayleigh, 12/02/2016 Kayleigh is a content writer with a BA in technical writing/literature and an MA in creative writing. When she’s not at work writing, she’s at home writing, reading, or binge-watching television shows… for research, of course. A big do-it-yourselfer and crafter, Kayleigh loves testing out projects and gifting them to friends and family—all in preparation for when she owns her own home one day and decorates with her own personal creations. Her work has appeared on The Writing Cooperative and as an Honorable Mention in East Meets West American Writers Review.
5 Easy Wine Cork Crafts for Around the Home

5 Easy Wine Cork Crafts for Around the Home

Wine cork crafts are really hot on Pinterest right now, and many people have begun curating their own collection of corks. But what tools will you need to complete one of these projects? An X-Acto Knife and hot glue gun will be needed for most, and sandpaper can come in handy when working with rough…

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By Kayleigh, 11/14/2016 Kayleigh is a content writer with a BA in technical writing/literature and an MA in creative writing. When she’s not at work writing, she’s at home writing, reading, or binge-watching television shows… for research, of course. A big do-it-yourselfer and crafter, Kayleigh loves testing out projects and gifting them to friends and family—all in preparation for when she owns her own home one day and decorates with her own personal creations. Her work has appeared on The Writing Cooperative and as an Honorable Mention in East Meets West American Writers Review.
DIY Pallet Furniture Projects

DIY Pallet Furniture Projects

One of the hottest DIY crazes around is pallet furniture. Pallets are cheap—sometimes free—and can often be found at a business near you. Small businesses are a great place to start when looking for pallets to get your projects started. Just walk into a store near you and ask! Once you have your pallets, the…

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By Kayleigh, 11/01/2016 Kayleigh is a content writer with a BA in technical writing/literature and an MA in creative writing. When she’s not at work writing, she’s at home writing, reading, or binge-watching television shows… for research, of course. A big do-it-yourselfer and crafter, Kayleigh loves testing out projects and gifting them to friends and family—all in preparation for when she owns her own home one day and decorates with her own personal creations. Her work has appeared on The Writing Cooperative and as an Honorable Mention in East Meets West American Writers Review.
5 Easy Ways to Transform your Ceiling

5 Easy Ways to Transform your Ceiling

When it comes to home interior renovations, the ceiling often gets overlooked. Understandably so, since our eyes don’t always automatically gravitate upwards. But if you’re looking for unique ways to upgrade your space, a ceiling makeover is a great place to start. Here are 5 different ways to renovate your ceiling without breaking the bank:  …

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By Sarah, 10/18/2016 Sarah is a content writer and social media assistant with a BA in literature/creative writing from Wilkes University. When she’s not spending her days at work writing, reading, and drinking coffee, she’s usually at home reading, writing, and drinking coffee. She also devotes a fair amount of time to HGTV, drawing, and doting on her dog. As a creator, Sarah believes in emphasizing personality through design and DIY projects.
Restoring Old Furniture

Restoring Old Furniture

Whether you’ve found an old piece of furniture at a thrift shop or need to clean up some family heirlooms, there are a few simple steps you should follow in furniture restoration. Tools of the Trade Make sure you have all tools necessary for your project. This can include screwdrivers, sandpaper, and protective gear as…

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By Kayleigh, 10/04/2016 Kayleigh is a content writer with a BA in technical writing/literature and an MA in creative writing. When she’s not at work writing, she’s at home writing, reading, or binge-watching television shows… for research, of course. A big do-it-yourselfer and crafter, Kayleigh loves testing out projects and gifting them to friends and family—all in preparation for when she owns her own home one day and decorates with her own personal creations. Her work has appeared on The Writing Cooperative and as an Honorable Mention in East Meets West American Writers Review.