DIY // The Bench Makeover

What a fun little project this was, I am pretty sure that finding this cute bench on Friday was meant to be! As I told you guys before, I had planed on making a bench from scratch, but I just hadn’t gotten to it yet. Until, last weekend where I was spared to build the bench… 

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The Bench Project

Transitional Dining Room by Chicago Interior Designers & Decorators Buckingham Interiors + Design LLC Kids are napping, laundry is going, dishes are done! Time for me to work on the things I love so much, building furniture, refinishing them or transforming an old bench/ottoman into a new hallway seating bench! I found the bench/ottoman at goodwill the… 

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Eye candy for the Home

I am currently obsessed with brass figures, and have been eyeing a few cute ones at CuriosityCabinet. Then, I cam across this stunning brass figure in the picture below, and thought it ties in very nice with the pillow cushions and the other small decor items. A little bit of gold accents throughout a room can make… 

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DIY // Weathered Wood Ampersand Sign

Hi, hope you all had a great weekend! I was able to finish my wooden ampersand sign over the weekend, with the help of our awesome Instagram @oheverythinghandmade followers. I was not sure what finish to use for this sign, so I asked you guys on Instagram, all the answers have been very helpful, Thank you! After I’d tried a… 

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DIY // Wooden Stump Side Table

Is it really Thursday already? With the extended Labor Day weekend, and an additional day off due to us being in the military made this week fly by so fast. But, before the weekend starts, I like to share my newest DIY project, the “Stump Side Table”. If you are on my instagram @oheverythinghandmade or Facebook, you may have seen… 

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House Tour – Part 1

We started searching for our first home around December 2012, right after we came back from a 3-year tour in Okinawa, Japan. This home felt like a great fit for our Family, it is a four bedroom, three bathroom – two-story home with 2480 sq. ft., and has a large backyard. It is located in a quiet family-friendly neighborhood, which means… 

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DIY // How to tuft/button your cushions

Hi guys! I wanted to share a super easy DIY project that I did on our Ikea Karlstad Sectional this past weekend. And by easy, I mean it took me about 20 minutes to complete the project, but it made a pretty big impact to our sofa. Our living-room is huge, and we have struggled with the layout… 

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DIY // Gold Splatter Top

A couple of weeks ago, I organized my paint and stain cans. I thought this task would be quick, and not require to change over my clothing. So, I got started and before you know it, I had stain on my top that my mom had sent me from Germany – great!!! I love the fabric and… 

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How to decorate VITTSJÖ

We purchased two Ikea VITTSJÖ shelf units, a couple of weeks ago. And because I am a visual person, making these cute little boards helps me to put things into reality.  VITTSJÖ shelf unit | KASSETT white box | Brass animals | Wood ampersand | Natural white carved wooden tray | Flowers from your local Market | Soy candles | Carson Water Hyacinth Shelf… 

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