Monday, December 29, 2014

Clearance Rack Christmas Mantel

It may take a couple of years to accumulate all the details for the look you wish to achieve, but shopping sale racks and after season markdowns is a frugal way to develop a full Christmas mantel.

Clearance Rack Christmas Mantel Decor

Monday, December 8, 2014

Karlstad Couch Upgraded with Tufting and Legs

With a little time and labor, bland IKEA Karlsdad furniture can be transformed with mid-century details.  We added tufting and legs to achieve the look!

Mid-Century Karlstad Couch and Chair Hacks

Wednesday, December 3, 2014

DIY Framed Christmas Card Display

Creating a Christmas card display using a a large, empty frame is a super simple project! 

Picture Frame Christmas Card Display

Monday, December 1, 2014

AirStone Fireplace Makeover

With the holidays on the way, Mike and I were thrilled earlier this month to receive materials from AirStone to help us make over our fireplace. Those samples (Spring Creek bricks and adhesive) were provided to us free of charge, but the opinions and information in this post are entirely our own.  You can find more information on this product at, including installation tips and videos.

Update Tile Fireplace with AirStone Makeover