Living-Dining Room Makeover | Sources & Projects

As promised, I’m back to share all the details about the living-dining room makeover at my parent’s house. If you’ve been following along from the start, you’ll know this was a DIY, budget-focused refresh so everything has been thrifted, up-cycled, bargain-hunted or hand-made! I’ve included a complete source list at the end of this post ....Continue reading….

The Re-Love Project Charity Auctions are Live!

I’m super excited to announce that my Tribal Sideboard is now up for grabs! From now until September 4 anyone can bid for a chance to take this lovingly refurbished one-of-a-kind baby home! Remember, this is an up-cycled piece, so isn’t perfect, though it is jam packed with personality and practicality. All proceeds from the sale go directly ....Continue reading….

Re-Love Project 2016

It’s that time of year again! Do you guys remember these furniture makeovers? CLICK A PIC TO SEE THE FULL TRANSFORMATION Well, I’m super honoured to have been invited to take part in the Feast Watson Re-Love Project again for 2016! For anyone unfamiliar with the campaign, the Re-Love Project is a charitable collaboration between Feast ....Continue reading….

Living-Dining Room Makeover | A New Lighting Scheme

This post is sponsored by Beacon Lighting. When it comes to room makeovers, I generally like to work with what I have. This means leaving well enough alone – using cosmetic enhancements and avoiding the possible mess, expense and hassle of disturbing anything “fixed”. There’s lots to love about this simple form of room transformation. ....Continue reading….

Living-Dining Room Makeover | Progress and Pieces

Well, hello there. Sorry I went missing over the whole of December. Yikes! And thanks so much to everyone who asked where I was at. Things just got a little hectic, as they do for everyone at this crazy time of year, though clearly I’m less adept to multi-tasking than most of my more efficient blogging ....Continue reading….

Kick Butt Lighting…and an awesome giveaway (open internationally!)

This is a sponsored giveaway in collaboration with Parrot Uncle and the Mom It Forward Blogger Network. More than mere thwarters of darkness, light fixtures are among some of the most decorative elements we can use to adorn our homes. And they are one of my fave things to drool over! Problem is, they can ....Continue reading….

In Print

I was lucky to be featured in a few publications recently. You might think it’s the kind of thing that would lose its shine after a little while. I guess if you’re someone like Kim Kardashian that’s probably the case though to me it always feels special. Make It Over (Spring 2015) | DIY Faux Flat ....Continue reading….

The Re-Love Project Auction is Live!

I’m super excited to announce that my Honeycomb Armoire is finally up for grabs! CLICK HERE TO GO TO THE LIVE AUCTION   Yup, from now up until July 17 anyone can bid for a chance to take this lovingly refurbished one-of-a-kind baby home! Remember, all proceeds from the sale go directly to charity and bidding begins at ....Continue reading….

Re-Love Project 2015

Do you guys remember this makeover from last year? Well, I’m super excited to announce I am once again taking part in the Feast Watson Re-Love Project! For anyone unfamiliar with the campaign, the Re-Love Project is a charitable collaboration between Feast Watson and Salvos Stores. The project follows eight design personalities as they each ....Continue reading….

Merry Christmas!

Wishing everyone a happy and safe Christmas. Thank you so much for your e-friendship throughout 2014.