Category Archives: DIY

The Great Pumpkin

Recently I’ve been a little obsessed with fall…stalking fall decor pics on pinterest, burning fall scented candles and craving fall foods like butternut squash. On Sunday we bought a couple of pumpkins to carve, you know, 2 people, 2 pumpkins. … Continue reading

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New Life for an Antique Light

We’ve had lots of little projects going on around the house. Most of them are in an unfinished state but we finally completed one! Tadaa… Fabio had this antique ship light at his house in Italy which we recently shipped … Continue reading

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I Finished My First Roman Shades!!

I’m so excited that I finished my first roman shades!!! This has been a long time coming but I finally committed to a fabric, broke out the sewing machine and made my first roman shades. It feels really good. Especially … Continue reading

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DIY Dyed Curtains

When I started looking for window treatments I realized they are some kind of expensive. Thank the universe for IKEA!! They have lots of different curtain options made of natural fibers, which is key if you’re planning on dyeing them … Continue reading

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Stencil Love

We have a short hallway with a closet enclosed by sliding doors that leads to the guest bathroom. I had the sliding doors painted Behr color Beach Towel and the guest bath door Behr color Orchid Rose. As usual the … Continue reading

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Guest blog on Breaking Down the Big, Beige Box

Hey everyone, tonight I guest blogged about taking DIY to the next level over at Breaking Down the Big, Beige Box. The author, my girl Court, is an amazingly talented and funny interior designer. Check her out!

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DIY Proenza Schouler Hand Painted Pants

I must say I LOVE Proenza Schouler prints and patterns. This season I’m obsessed with their hand painted jean collaboration with J Brand.   But with a price tag of $550 I wasn’t going to be buying them. So, I … Continue reading

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