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HOW TO PAINT BASEBOARDS AFTER YOU INSTALL CARPET

Hello friends!<p>I hope you all had a wonderful weekend. It started with some nasty storms here, but Sunday was absolutely perfect. I opened all of the …

Living Rooms

LIVING ROOM MAKEOVER FINAL REVEAL AND SOURCE LIST

Hello friends,<p>I’m am so darn excited about today! I could burst! I am thrilled with how my living room makeover has turned out! 🙂<p>Take a look…<p>If …

Living Rooms

SPRING HOME TOUR

Happy Almost Spring! Here in the midwest, we were rocking the 60 degree days on Friday, but it was grey and cold here today. The sweet cashier at …

Home Tours

OFFICE REFRESH

Hello friends! Since I’m in a phase of making my house more functional and “finished”, an office refresh was in order. My office was one of the first …

Dining Rooms

10 BLACK AND WHITE KITCHEN CHAIRS UNDER $75

Hello friends! It’s that time of the year where we’re all getting a little tired of winter and getting ready for spring. With spring comes spring …

25 Awesome DIY Crafting Ideas For Working With Ropes 8

25 Awesome DIY Crafting Ideas For Working With Ropes 8<p>It’s clear that nowadays things continue to get even more expensive and buying certain things …

Living Rooms

9 Insanely Chic Home Libraries That Made Our Jaws Drop to the Floor

When it comes to the shelfie game, there’s one move that always wins: a home library. A home library is the ultimate classic touch, adding a chic …

Books

Contemporary & traditional home decor, interior design and DIY.

<i>In six short weeks, I DIY’ed the eating area of my black and white traditional, but contemporary, kitchen for the One Room Challenge.</i><p>Hey ya’ll! After …

Ikea Shows You How to Furnish the Tiniest Spaces in Cute How-To Videos

Ikea is out with some incredibly practical advertising, offering suggestions on how to make the most of small living spaces with clever, compact …

19 Times World Market Decor Looked Next Level

There are few things that bring us joy as much as styling affordable decor in a way that looks high-design and way more expensive than it actually is. And there are few stores that are better at finding these fabulous, on-trend pieces than Cost Plus World Market. We combed through Instagram to find …

2016 HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE

Happy Holidays everyone!<p>If you’re like me and not into the chaos that is Black Friday, welcome. You are amongst friends. Many bloggers put together …

Shopping

MODERN TRADITIONAL CHRISTMAS TREE

Hello and Happy Holidays!<p>If you’re new to The Striped House, welcome! I’ll be showing off my how I decorated my home for Christmas this week. Today, …

THE BEST SHOPPING SECRETS OF HOME DEPOT

<i>Best kept shopping secrets of Home Depot. Ways to save money, most frequented areas in the store, and those unique items you can use for DIY projects.</i><p>…

Home Depot

MODERN TRADITIONAL CHRISTMAS HOME TOUR

Happy Holidays everyone!<p>It’s that most wonderful time of year where everyone can unleash their inner decorating persona, go a little overboard – and …

Decorations

Little Green Notebook: The Library Bookshelves! | Luscious Libraries | Pinterest | House, Book shelves and Shelves

How to Gold Leaf Anything

Litter Box Cover DIY!

First of all, let me just say a resounding <i>you're welcome</i> to all you fellow cat owners out there. I know how tough it can be to love the adorable …

Woodworking

INTERIOR DOOR MAKEOVER USING MOULDING

Hello friends, hope you all had a great weekend. Mine was pretty darned good. I put my newly made over beautiful doors back up and I’m LOVING them. …

DIY Animal Print Bookcase Background

So you know when see photo like here, and you can’t get it out of your head? And then the universe keeps putting similar pretty things (like this and …

DIY Floating Gallery Shelves

Well, hi everyone!<p>I’ve been eyeing my office lately and suddenly realized how out of date my old gallery wall was with the black and white photos of …

DINING ROOM WOOD FLOOR MAKEOVER

Without realizing it, my dining room has been getting most of the attention in my house lately, and honestly – it’s the room I use the least. How did …

DIY MARBLE COFFEE TABLE

<i>DIY marble coffee table using a slab of Carrera marble and midcentury modern hairpin table legs.</i><p>DIY Marble Coffee Table. You’re thinking this is made …

Living Rooms

Big & Bold DIY Fabric Art

Hello and Happy Spring! Maybe it’s the warm weather, but I find myself being drawn to bold floral prints lately. I also was thinking about something …

CURTAIN DOOR TIE BACK HACK

Hello Friends! It’s been a recovery week at The Striped House. My home looked like a “Post One Room Challenge Apocalyptic War Zone”. No joke. I can …

DINING ROOM CREDENZA MAKEOVER

Hi Everyone! It’s been a busy week around here behind the scenes. I finally got my RSS figured out. For my non-blogging friends, this means that my …

COAT CLOSET MAKEOVER

Hi all! I’m sorry for going MIA for a few days. I started a couple projects and then ran into some DIY speed bumps (more on that later), so things …

FIREPLACE & BUILT-INS MAKEOVER

Hello friends!<p>My fireplace and built-ins got a makeover this summer, and I still stop and smile every time I walk through the room. Little room …

BEST PRIMERS & PAINTS FOR CABINETS, FURNITURE & FIREPLACES

<i>Looking for the best primers and paints for cabinets, furniture & fireplaces? Here are a list of my favorites and when I used them to get beautiful,</i> …

KITCHEN MAKEOVER

Kitchen makeovers are tough. REALLY tough. But ooooooooh they can make your heart sing when it’s done! My kitchen might be my favorite room in my …