10 To-Die-For Halloween Adult Drinks

October 25, 2016 • By

Bring on the BOO’s and BREWS – Halloween is near!

I love a cool Halloween Tablescape and I adore Halloween Adult Drinks. 

I have searched the web to decide which Halloween adult drink(s) I will be making this year and I found so many fab ones it’s going to be hard to choose!

So get your witch’s hat on – here are 10 delicious Halloween adult drinks for our drinking pleasure…

Bring on the BOO's and BREWS! Looking for halloween adult drink ideas? Here are 10 to-die-for halloween adult drinks that are sure to please!


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Velvet Finishes + Blogger Project Round-Up (part 2)

October 20, 2016 • By

Velvet Finishes + Blogger Project Round -Up


There are  a lot of great Velvet Finishes projects out there.

There are a lot of great bloggers out there.

Great Bloggers + Velvet Finishes = AMAZING PROJECTS!!

I thought I would corral just a few of these fabulous projects from fellow bloggers and share them with you guys.

It’s a BLOGGER + Velvet Finishes Round-Up!

What happens when awesome bloggers get a hold of Velvet Finishes furniture paint? They create awesome projects, that's what! Check out these ten!

Check out these awesome projects by my super talented and creative blogger friends!

(you can take a look at part 1 here)


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15 Cozy Ways to Decorate Your Home for Fall

October 17, 2016 • By

Fall is officially here – the coziest time of the year!

My designer roots are coming out and thinking of ways I’m going to cozy up Casa de Loco for fall.

But let’s be honest here – we all know I’m probably not going to decorate for fall.

I’m just keeping it real with you guys. 🙂

However, I love all the ideas you festive overachievers have!!  Here are 15 Cozy Ways to Decorate your Home for Fall…

Here are 15 cozy ways to decorate your home for Fall! All are easy, inexpensive, and sure to bring the Fall season indoors! Tips from Designer Kellie Smith


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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

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