The Closing Chapter of our Home

Finally, I am back on track! We are almost settled in Okinawa, Japan. But, before I start telling you all about our new adventure. I like to share “the closing chapter of our home”. Early this year we put our house on the market for sale. The house sold in April, we received the first offer in the first two…

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The Closing Chapter of our Home

Finally, I am back on track! We are almost settled in Okinawa, Japan. But, before I start telling you all about our new adventure. I like to share “the closing chapter of our home”. Early this year we put our house on the market for sale. The house sold in April, we received the first offer in the first two…

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Make Your Own Lariat Necklace

You don’t need to be fashion savvy to notice lariat necklaces are all in. They are a sleek/modern take on tassel necklaces and today, I will show you how to make your very own simple lariat necklace. What you will need: chain (gold or silver) (or visit your local craft store like Joann’s or Michaels) jumprings…

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Free Mother’s Day Printable Cards

I was messing around in Illustrator designing some Free Mother’s Day Printable Cards and before I knew it, I had made a few available in different colors. Just in case you are still looking for a card, I’m sharing all of them as free downloads! (Stock image by Place of my Taste – thank you Aniko) Free Mother’s…

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Shambala bracelet by OhEverythingHandmade

Shamballa Bracelet tutorial

Crystals are a great way to dress up an everyday look. Currently, my favorite way to wear them is with Shamballa-style bracelets. See how easy and affordable they are to make with this easy step-by-step Shamballa bracelet tutorial! Shamballa Bracelet tutorial If you are interested in making this exact Shamballa bracelet, please visit my shop and look for…

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Second Japan Tour – what’s coming next

Hi there, before I share a bit of personal content about our Second Japan Tour and what’s coming next to the blog. I like to say “Thank you” to those that recently joined in on this party. But, also to my long-time readers. You guys are the reason I want to keep doing what I do best…

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Floral Easter Table Setting by oheverythinghandmade

Floral Easter Table Setting

I got to hunt Easter decor for my Floral Easter Table Setting this week. I felt like a kid in a candy store to be honest, the highlight was when I found the Easter bunny cookie jar (which I had been looking for since anthropology came out with one), my day was made! My kids love Easter, I…

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Our famous Ikea Karlstad Hack

Ikea Karlstad sofa Cushion Hack by Oheverythinghandmade

DIY // How to tuft/button your IKEA Karlstad cushions

Today I like to show you how to tuft/button your Ikea Karlstad Sofa cushions. We changed the entire appearance of our sofa in only 20 minutes, and it made such a big impact to our sofa.  Our living-room is huge, and we have struggled with the layout since we first moved in, back in 2012. But after we purchased…

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