Jessica Carpenter

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DIY Book Headboard • Design Every Day

The new apartment was still feeling a little empty and un-lived in so Simon and I set about on this fun little project! It took as about 4 days to …

Books

When You Just Can't Leave Well Enough Alone.

You know what's the best thing about spending $60 on a plywood floor? <br>You can do whatever the H you want with it, and you don't really give a …

Make Your Own Braided Rug

I've wanted to make rugs for as long as I can remember. Even in high school I want to make my own home decor. Rugs are a little intimidating because …

DIY Tree Stump Side Tables

I have always loved seeing tree stumps that people have spruced up to become a part of their homes. They always looks so stunning! I've seen ones …

DIY Pottery Barn Inspired Dining Table

Shares 16K<p>Did you see the vintage chair I made over yesterday? Well we bought it to accent this amazing table that my husband built last weekend.<p>You …

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Wood Pallet Table DIY

For our six month (of dating) anniversary, my boyfriend got me a power drill and saw. I'm not sure what it says about me that this was, to me, THE …

Old Door Privacy Screen | Stacy Risenmay

I am SUPER excited to show you my last project from the Outdoor Spaces Event!!! I think it is my favorite :) I used old doors that came from my 1938 …

20 Years of Cleaning Tips: Scrub Your Way to a Gleaming Home

We've been cleaning for more than two decades. Okay, not continuously, but let's just say we know how to use <i>all</i> our vacuum-cleaner attachments at this point. Over the years, we've shared our best solutions for tackling household tasks, and to our delight, you've written to tell us how these tips …

How To: Make a Faux Stacked Log Fireplace Facade

Stuck with an empty, non-functioning fireplace? This clever project will turn it back into a stylish focal point in no time!<p>Morgan from Pepper Design …

Sartorial Star Faux-Leather Moto Jacket

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Bistro Tasting Twofer Dress in Black Chevron

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How To Buy Vintage Clothing: A Complete Guide for Beginners

For serious fashion fans, vintage shopping can be one of life’s greatest joys. Often all about the thrill of the hunt, there are few things as …

The Story of Citrus Floral Dress in Noir Blossom

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24 Creative Ways To Decorate Your Place For Free

By the time you've paid your rent, bought your furniture, and forked over cash for toilet paper, the last thing you want is to drop more dough.

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12 Unusual (But Great) Things to Try Instead of a Nightstand

(Image credit: My Domaine)<p>What is a nightstand, anyway? Of course we all know what the pieces identified as nightstands at the furniture store look …

Living Rooms

Step Up: 22 Ways to Repurpose an Old Ladder

Ladder decor is trending right now, and we couldn’t be more excited about that. Why? Look below, and it’ll be clear. But really, the best part about it is that as soon as you get your thrift-store-found ladder home, you can just prop it against the wall and immediately add a mile of character to …

Christmas Trees

6 Clever, Stylish DIY Fixes for Ugly Eyesore Floors

Geometric Stenciled Floor, DIY from Sarah Sherman Samuel for A Beautiful Mess<p>If you are looking to cover an eyesore of a floor— be it plywood, vinyl, …

Laundry Rooms

Gallery Wall Inspiration: Small Frames, Smaller Pictures

(Image credit: Henny van Belkom for Anthology)<p>Gallery walls often conjure up visions of floor-to-ceiling walls filled with large, matted artwork in …

Small Spaces

The Hate-to-Clean Guide to Having an Always-Guest-Ready Home

(Image credit: Kim Lucian)<p>Full disclosure, I hate cleaning. No really, I do. I hate how it makes my allergies flare up, the time it takes, and well, …

Living Rooms

Design Inspiration: Gallery Walls of Mirrors

I love hanging original artwork in my home, but I don't have enough of it or enough time to DIY some to create an entire gallery wall. A desire to …

Home Decorating

Taylor Beauty Station | Daily Make-up Organizer with Mirror - Gift for Her - Makeup Brush Eyeliner Pencil Blush iPad Holder - Fast Shipping

+ Taylor Beauty Station is your daily makeup organizer and display tray.<br>+ Enjoy a display dock for your phone and tablet.<br>+ Created from beautiful, eco-friendly bamboo.<br>+ Handmade in the USA by iSkelter.<p>Taylor is a member of the Beauty Station Line by iSkelter. It's a complete makeup organizer, …

Recipe: The Superfood Baked Potato

The Superfood Baked Potato<p>Serves 4<p>4 large baking potatoes, about 3 1/2 pounds<br>Olive oil<br>Salt and freshly ground black pepper<p><i>For the salmon:</i> <br>1/2 pound …

Food

10 Ways to Make Chicken Thighs Your Dinner BFF

Last year Emma declared 2013 the year of the chicken thigh, but I think this sentiment still holds strong for 2014. Yes, chicken thighs have more fat …

Cooking

Cure My Cooking Problem! I Forget to Take Meat Out of the Freezer to Thaw!

Join The Cooking Cure!<p>You can sign up at any time! Want to skip breakfast? Join us for Lunch Week, or Dinner Week. You can take the Cooking Cure …

Kitchens

Recipe: Spicy Sausage & Mixed Vegetable Skillet Pasta

Bring a pot of heavily salted water to a boil and cook the penne until al dente. Scoop out 1/4 cup of cooking water and then drain the noodles. …

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DIY Outdoor Bench - in less than an hour

This is the fun bench we created!<p>Ok so I saw this bench on pintrest maybe you did too?<p>And I thought we (my hubby and I) could make this for a cushion …