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DIY Wall Treatments Other Than Shiplap

September 20, 2016 • By


It.  Is.  Everywhere.

Shiplap in living rooms, shiplap in dining rooms, shiplap in bathrooms, shiplap in kitchens.

Here a shiplap, there are shiplap, everywhere a shiplap. 

HGTV and Joanna Gaines has taken this farmhouse, shiplap phenomenon to the extreme.

Now, please don’t get me wrong…as an interior designer I appreciate different styles, design asthetics, and I do like shiplap, but it’s being overdone!

There’s more wall treatment options out there besides shiplap so let’s check them out!!!

Take a look at a few DIY Wall Treatments that I have completed over time, other than shitlap, I mean shiplap…

Are you sick of SHIPLAP? Here are a few DIY wall treatments other than shiplap that are sure to inspire via Design Asylum Blog. #VelvetFinishes

If you’re here from Monica Wants It, welcome! I’m SO glad to have you here!

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15 Vegan Pumpkin Recipes to Make this Fall

September 18, 2016 • By

I love the taste of pumpkin.

Vegan + Pumpkin = Totally Delicious

I’ve been drooling over the vegan pumpkin recipes that have been popping up all over my Pinterest feed. I thought I’d round up a few that really stood out to me and that I plan to try in my kitchen this season. I’m sure the family will love this!  We are all pumpkin lovers!!  Here we go…

Here are the BEST Vegan Pumpkin Recipes to Make this Fall - there's pumpkin drinks, pumpkin dessert ideas, pumpkin dinner recipes, + more!

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15 Fall Porch Decorating Ideas

September 14, 2016 • By

Cooler weather is rolling in, the leaves are changing colour, and decor around the house is also changing!

Maybe it’s the designer in me, but I think that the exterior of houses look more fresh when decorated for the appropriate season.

Now, don’t fret – the front of my house has absolutely zero festive decor on it, but my front doors are orange!

Surely that counts for something.

Let’s get our fall decorating inspiration on and look at these gorgeous fall porch decorating ideas!

Need some fall porch decorating ideas? Here are 15 fall porch decorating ideas that are sure to inspire your fall decor! #fallporch #outdoordecor


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How To Make a Deco Mesh Pumpkin Wreath

September 9, 2016 • By

Well my friends, Fall is near!!

Can I get an amen?!

I’ve not been a huge fan of this Georgia heat this year, so I am welcoming Fall with open arms…

Oh and with this DIY deco mesh pumpkin wreath!!

Make this DIY Fall Wreath - a Tutorial on How to Make a Deco Mesh Pumpkin Wreath with materials from your local craft store! #diywreath #fallwreath

Super cute right? I’m going to show you how EASY it is to make a pumpkin wreath of your own with this little tutorial…

Let’s get our pumpkin on!

(Shout out to my friend + assistant – Amy Howard of Amy Howard Social for her help on this lil’ pumpkin. Not only is she a Pinterest + social media wiz, she makes wreaths of all kinds, check her out y’all!)