2020, rustic DIY

DIY: Fixer Upper Inspired Wood Sign

I have a pile of scrap lumber and I don't want to waste it. I don't even have any pressing building projects at the moment. However, I still want to create something from the wood. I've been crushing on this Magnolia sign for awhile, but sadly, I didn't act soon enough and now it's discontinued.… Continue reading DIY: Fixer Upper Inspired Wood Sign

living room, make it yourself, Pin-spired projects

Building a faux fireplace mantle, part 3

When we last left you, our beautiful antique mantle with its faux firebox looked like this: Nothing was painted, no stone was laid. Things were kinda bare. And unfinished. Our first item on the agenda was to paint it. First, we caulked any cracks or areas we felt needed filling in. We painted the mantle… Continue reading Building a faux fireplace mantle, part 3

2018, decorating tips, DIY, farmhouse, farmhouse decor, farmhouse style, featured, Fixer Upper Inspired, repurpose, rustic DIY

Board and Batten farmhouse shutters: a ridiculously easy DIY

Our kitchen had this awkward window above the sink, which looked into the dining room. It was random and weird, and I couldn't decide what to do with it. I thought about putting a cafe rod and curtains there, but I really didn't want to do that. I wanted something more unique. I spotted some… Continue reading Board and Batten farmhouse shutters: a ridiculously easy DIY

2019, crafts, decor, DIY, farmhouse, farmhouse decor, Fixer Upper Inspired, home style, Wood crafts

A Fixer Upper inspired wood sign

I love the show Fixer Upper. I also love the super cute decor that Joanna uses to stage their homes. Have you seen the Magnolia Market website? There are so many things that I want, but I do not have a big enough bank account to buy them all. This lovely sign is $70. I… Continue reading A Fixer Upper inspired wood sign

2018, decor, farmhouse, farmhouse decor, farmhouse style, Fixer Upper Inspired, Hobby Lobby

Five Fantastic Farmhouse Finds at Hobby Lobby

We don't have a Hobby Lobby in my town, and that might be a good thing...at least from a spending standpoint. We do have two of them within 45 minute drives of our house, though. Anytime I have to make a trip into either of those towns, I try to stop by. I recently went… Continue reading Five Fantastic Farmhouse Finds at Hobby Lobby