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What's coming up...

There are a few little townhouse updates right now, but nothing too crazy. Life is keeping us busy!

I see a few different posts in the near future though: light fixture, bathroom, and painting. 203 more words


DIY shibori-inspired throw pillows, with a Sharpie!

Today’s DIY brought to you by the Easy-Way-Out Association of America.

Because seriously, folks, this is something you can do with zero artistic talent and with stuff that you probably have laying around the house.  427 more words


Ikea Hack FROSTA stool - take 2

After my first FROSTA hack I was keen to try another and decided to make the second one same same but different so the two could be a nesting set (can you call two a nest?). 385 more words


Billy bookcase and cable camouflage ...

Everyone has that dreaded corner where unsightly cables seem like they are about to take over the space like a viral epidemic. You know you are in cable crisis if every time you walk past them they catch your eye and it drives you bonkers! 357 more words

Matters Of The House!

The Communal Table

One thing about living in a rented apartment is this: you never want to invest in nice furniture as you know you are only in a temporary living situation.   628 more words


IKEA BEKVÄM spice rack hack

The BEKVÄM spice rack always catches my eye when I’m wandering around the IKEA showroom. Mostly because of its price… It’s only £3. My only issue was that I had nowhere to put one! 266 more words


A catalog of curtains

I finally finished sewing and hemming curtains (for now).

I sort of like making curtains – barely like, definitely not love – and sometimes find it a happy challenge to pick out a good fabric to make the room more interesting, or calm down too many interesting things. 348 more words