• DIY,  How To,  Renovation

    How to Transform a Builder Grade Door with Fusion Mineral Paint & Molding

    Good news and bad news, friends! Bad news – I’m home sick. I think I finally caught what’s been going around, and it is 0% fun. The good news, though, is that after sleeping until 12:45pm today, I’m getting a little work done here on the blog. I’ve got about 2 hours though, and then it’s back to bed for me! Today let’s chat about builder grade finishes. They are usually sufficient to do the job, but they are also sufficiently BORING. Take every door in our house for example. They are white, flat, and hollow doors. Very blah. We transformed the doors in our kitchen and master bathroom previously,…

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    DIY,  Home Decor,  How To

    Easy DIY Custom Bath Tray

    Who has two thumbs and loves an easy DIY project?! THIS GIRL! And I know a lot of y'all do too! So after my last more extensive post, I thought I'd give you a super easy DIY that you can tackle in just a couple hours - this DIY wood bath tray!

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  • vintage farmhouse inspired living room with chalk painted white buffet, and diy aged book art installation with hose sketch painted on the books
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    Faux Vintage Book Wall Art Installation – A How To

    Hello friends! Nice to see you again, and on a more regular basis! If you follow me over on Instagram, you’ll know I revealed this guy today! I honestly was SO nervous to share this fzux vintage book wall art with you guys, and am BLOWN away by all the love I’ve received! I have a pretty long winded video tutorial up in my Insta-stories, but I wanted to give you a more step-by-step version here on the blog! So yes, his name is officially Booker! And we love it – a little PUNNY, but also quite distinguished and wise for this old guy. 🙂 My original inspo for this…

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    DIY,  How To

    Giani Inc. Nuvo Cabinet Paint Tutorial

    Well friends, its been a hot minute since I’ve been able to get a blog post out! Post-holidays was a crazy time (for more reasons than I can count), but I am BACK! It’s no TV February for me over here, so I’m hoping that’s going to give me a lot more time to do things like BLOG! If you follow me over on Instagram, I recently asked what y’all wanted to see for my next blog post, and painted cabinets was BY far the top answer. Now, as far as my kitchen cabinets go, I don’t feel I am nearly experienced enough to give you a tutorial on that…

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  • Christmas,  Shopping Guide

    Tuesday Top 10s – Gifts for Him

    Happy Tuesday! You know what that means! It’s time for another round, and the last round of the season, of Tuesday Top 10s! This week it’s my Top 10 (AFFORDABLE!) Gifts for Him.  Shopping for the guys in my life is just about the hardest thing ever.  I’ve long since used up my super cool creative gift ideas, and now I’m just like, hmm… socks?  But not to worry, I’ve done a bit of research this year and have rounded up my Top 10 gift ideas for Him, and I’m betting there’s at least one thing on this list that will suit your husband, boyfriend, brother, dad, etc, just perfectly!…

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  • Christmas,  Home Decor

    A Winter Wonderland Christmas Home Tour

    Hello Fiddle Leaf friends!  Can you believe it’s already December?! 2018 just flew right by! Now that we’re rapidly approaching Christmas, several amazingly talented ladies and I have decided to do a Christmas Blog Hop showcasing our Christmas decor, DIYs, recipes, and general festivating with you!  You can click to all of their pages at the end of this post! As for me, I wanted to give y’all a tour of our downstairs Christmas decor (because the upstairs still looks semi-tornado-ish after returning from our trip to Oregon for Thanksgiving)! Oops! But you know, we live here. 😛  The downstairs though, is exactly as I pictured, a twinkly and cozy…

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    Tuesday Top 10s – Gifts for Her

    Hello Fiddle Leaf friends! It’s time for another round of Tuesday Top 10s! This week it’s my Top 10 (AFFORDABLE!) Gifts for Her.  If you’re like me, you don’t have much time to score all the deals on Black Friday/Cyber Monday because you are spending time with family/at work.  So I’ve rounded up some of my favorite gifts that are reasonably priced every day, so even if you missed the crazy sales, you still won’t break the bank! ** This post may contain affiliate links – see my full Disclosure police HERE** 10. Double Pom Beanie I just bought one of these for myself and I adore it! Trendy? Maybe. But it’s…

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    Holiday Top 10s – Christmas Decor Items

    Hello Fiddle Leaf Friends! If you follow me over on Instagram, you’ll know I decked the halls a bit early this year! I’ve got so many more spaces of my home to show you (and a full Holiday Home Tour will be here on the blog soon!), but I’ve already gotten so many questions on several of my Christmas/Winter decor pieces this year.  I’ve also been doing my last minute (yes, November is LAST minute for my list loving/planner heart) holiday shopping, and have found some amazing gifts at fabulous prices! And hence, the… “Tuesday Top 10” …was born!  Each Tuesday for the next 3 weeks, I’ll be sharing my…

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  • DIY,  How To,  One Room Challenge,  Renovation

    One Room Challenge Fall 2018 | Week 6: The Master Bathroom REVEAL!

    Hello, friends! It’s that time! Time for the Week 6 One Room Challenge Reveal! If you are stopping by for the first time (Welcome!), the One Room Challenge (or ORC) is a 6 week challenge hosted by One Room Challenge and Better Homes & Gardens. The challenge encourages all participants, both Featured (there are 20 featured designers) and Guest (anyone with a blog or Instagram can participate!) to rally behind one another to tackle a one room makeover in just 6 weeks! You can also check out all the other participants by visiting the main ORC page HERE! As for us, we tackled our master bathroom this time, and while…

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    DIY,  One Room Challenge,  Renovation

    One Room Challenge Fall 2018 | Week 5: Giani, Inc. Painted Cabinets & Sprinting to the Finish

    It’s Week 5 of the One Room Challenge (or ORC for short)! We’ve got one more week until the big reveal and while we are on track, this week is going to be a BIG one!  But that’s in the future – let’s talk about Week 5, because we accomplished a LOT! (Quick review – if you have never heard of the ORC before, it is a 6 week challenge hosted by One Room Challenge and Better Homes & Gardens. The challenge encourages all participants, both Featured (there are 20 featured designers) and Guest (anyone with a blog or IG can participate!) to rally behind one another to tackle a…