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A Truly Unique and Romantic DIY Valentine’s Day Gift

Author: Nicole Bolin  If you’re anything like me, you’ll spend days on end searching for a unique Valentine’s day gift for your sweetheart.  Flowers, candy and teddy bears are boring. I want something unique. I want something romantic. And I want something inexpensive. Is that too much to ask? Well apparently it is, because every […]

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Candy Corn Wine Bottle Centerpiece

Candy Corn Wine Bottles

Author: Nicole Bolin If Halloween had a mascot, it would be candy corn.  I can’t think of any other color combination that takes you back to your childhood as instantaneously as the bright yellow, orange and white of the candy corn.  You could break off the white tips and have a handful of fake teeth, or bite the yellow parts off […]

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Anthropologie Inspired Luxe Fur Bench

Author: Nicole Bolin I see.  I want.  I make.  This is how I live my life.  I saw this Luxe Fur Bench from Anthropologie and I wanted it. But I wasn’t about to pay the $847 price tag ($698 for the bench + $149 shipping).  So I decided to make it.  This DIY Luxe Fur Bench is one […]

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Upcycled Headboard

Boho Inspired Bedroom Makeover

Author: Nicole Bolin For the past 13 years our guest bedroom could be described in one word….blah.  Working anywhere from 60-70 hours a week for 10 years makes you prioritize things and decorating this room was definitely low priority.  But when I left that super stressful job and moved into Interior DIYsign I began renovating our […]

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Ikea Hack for the VITTSJO Nesting Tables

Who doesn’t love Ikea?  Furthermore, who doesn’t love a good Ikea hack?  Ikea is great because their products are inexpensive.  What’s not so great however is they are a little bit on the blah side… ok a lot bit.  But no worries, Ikea hack to the rescue!  I was re-designing the seating area of my […]

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