3 Steps We’re Taking To Save Our Grass From Those Pesky Brown Spots Caused By Dog Urine.

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This week has flown by and today feels like CHRISTMAS.  The day has come….GRASS INSTALLATION DAY!  So here’s the back story…Last year we bought a house, and adopted our beautiful dog, Charlie.  Charlie peed on the grass.  Peed on it some more.  And then some more.  The grass died.  The End.

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First thing’s first, to be clear, female dog urine is not any worse than males–in fact it probably smells like rainbows and sunshine.  However, it’s because females squat when they pee, causing it to be more concentrated in one area.  While males, well you know, lift their legs up like savages.

Ok, back to the grass.  The beautifully manicured grass that we had when we moved in, turned into what looked like a junkyard.  So, we decided to do our research, weigh our options, and it came down to a 3-step solution (fingers crossed).

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1. New Grass (well, duh)

While we REALLY wanted synthetic grass, our bank account thought that idea was hilarious.  The next best thing was to find a durable grass–and if you don’t know this already, there are all kinds of grass, and some great for pets.

St. Augustine grass, we were told, was a great option.  The only problem was, it can go dormant (so icky brown) for a few months out of the year depending on your climate. Not to mention, it was the most expensive when we looked.  The next best thing?  Fescue.  Also durable, and I hear it’s prettier.  And bonus, it doesn’t go dormant–bye bye icky brown color.

**Fescue and perennial ryegrass are most resistant to dog urine. (according to my very sophisticated google search)

2.  Gummies

img_6633First of all, let me just say this is not an endorsement, nor am I equipped to give a professional opinion on this.  With that said, when I did a poll in my stories on Instagram, quite a few of you sent me this product and said that it worked.

When I looked it up, it had great reviews.  It’s a natural supplement that the product claims “is clinically proven to help flush out any bad bacteria to support the bladder and urinary tract, keeping your dog healthy while ensuring your yard looks great.”

If it’s safe for Charlie, has great reviews, I’m trying it.  I’ll also say, for the first few days she’s been taking them, she LOVES them.

3. Training

Did you hear my loud sigh?  This last part is going to test my patience I’m sure.  I know you can buy fancy rocks and turf online, but I’m going a bit old school with this part.  The plan is to take her on leash in the backyard and train her to pee behind the garage in a designated area.  I’ve heard this can take anywhere from a few days to a few weeks–wish me luck!

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Love,

Deema

 

23 Additions To Brighten Up Your Outdoor Space

Outdoor projects are hot and heavy over here.  We’ve started adding flowers to our backyard, and it already feels like we’ve resuscitated this little corner by the garage and yet there is still so much left to do.

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img_7124With our grass installation coming up this week, I’m anxious to start getting our patio ready.    And because our daughter has a condition that limits her ability to be in the sun, the first thing I did was purchase this 11 ft Centilever umbrella.

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I have to say, I searched long and hard for this one.  For it’s size (11ft), the support system, and the lights inside, the $399 price point was really unbeatable.  I did find a similar umbrella on Amazon for half the price–but the base wasn’t as substantial, and neither was the supported back.  It also does not have the lights.  However, it is half the price at $200, and you can find it here.

Now for the fun stuff…I’ve rounded up 21 fun pieces from seating, tables, pillows,..etc.  Here’s just a quick glimpse of a mood board I created for my patio, but scroll down for links and more pieces.

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1. Gray Strap Girona Outdoor Accent Chairs Set Of 2

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The set of TWO is $319, and you can find it here.

2. Natural Eucalyptus Formentera Outdoor Occasional Chair

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It’s $319, and you can find it here.

3. Natural Eucalyptus Formentera Outdoor Occasional Bench

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It’s $399, and you can find it here.

4. Oatmeal All Weather Simona Outdoor Loveseat & Coffee Table

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This set is $629 and you can find it here.

5. Brown All Weather Nasim Outdoor Occasional Loveseat

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This is $839, and you can find it here.

6. Blue Jardin De Millefleurs Indoor/Outdoor 

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This comes in multiple sizes, and you can find it here.

7. Kaufmann Wood Patio Coffee Table – Natural – Project 62™

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This is $120, and you can find it here.

8. Southport Nesting Patio Coffee & End Table Black/Brown – Opalhouse

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The set is $200, and you can find it here.

9. Concrete Patio Coffee Table 31.75″ – Gray – Project 62

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This is $179, and you can find it here.

10. Faux Concrete Indoor/Outdoor Accent Table – Gray – Project 62

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This is $89, and you can find it here.

11. Santorini Patio Rug – Safavieh

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This comes in many sizes, and you can find it here.

12. Outdoor Decorative Throw Pillow White/Brown – Opalhouse

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This is $16, and you can find it here.

13. Tassel Outdoor Pillow Gold – Opalhouse™

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This is $20, and you can find it here.

14. Outdoor Ottoman Gray / White – Hearth & Hand™ with Magnolia

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This is $64.99, and you can find it here.

15. 8.5′ Round Scalloped Spring Floral Patio Umbrella Green – Light Wood Pole – Opalhouse™

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This is $88, and you can find it here.

16. 10ct Incandescent G40 String Lights Copper – Smith & Hawken™

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This is $28, and you can find it here.

17. 9′ Elegant Valance Umbrella – Safavieh

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This is $107, and you can find it here.

18. Graywashed Acacia Marciana Outdoor Occasional Bench

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This is $399, and you can find it here.

19. Faceted Ceramic Planter in Wood Stand White/Brown – Project 62™

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This is $70, and you can find it here.

20. 8″ Wood Bird House Black – Smith & Hawken™

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This is $18, and you can find it here.

21. 11″ Mild Steel/Glass Bird Feeder Copper Brown – Smith & Hawken™

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This is $18, and you can find it here.

22. Olivet Propane Gas Fire Pit Table

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This is $569, has great reviews, and you can find it here.

23. Blue Diamond Tribal Indoor/Outdoor Area Rug

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This comes in multiple sizes/colors, and you can find it here.

If you found that helpful, you may like my other post, 10 Outdoor Patio Sets Under $500.  As always, please stop by my Instagram to say hello!  And if you enjoyed this post, please sign up for my email updates below.  I promise I won’t spam you.  We can be best buds.

Love,

Deema

 

 

10 Outdoor Patio sets under $500

Summer, summer, summertimeeeeee (insert annoying karaoke voice).  Summer is almost here, and it’s that time of year where we all hustle to get our outdoor spaces in order.  And with COVID-19, I’ve been dying to make our outdoor space more enjoyable to sit in.  However, I know for some, money is pretty tight right now.  So if you’re starting from scratch, and don’t want to break the bank, I’ve rounded up 10 patio sets all under $500.

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1. Emma 5 Piece Rattan Seating Group with Cushions ($249)

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This is $249, and you can find it here.

2. Glynn 4 Piece Sofa Seating Group with Cushions ($369)

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This is $369.99, and you can find it here.

3. Lattin 3 Piece Rattan Seating Group with Cushions ($252.99)

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Wanted to provide a close-up of this because it’s GORGEOUS.  Here’s the full set:

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This is $252.99 and you can find it here.

4. Delray 4 Piece Sofa Seating Group with Cushions ($459)

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This is $459 and you can find it here.

5. Daytona 4 Piece Sofa Seating Group with Cushions ($459)

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This is $459, and you can find it here.

6. Eldora 2 Piece Seating Group with Cushions ($479)

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This is $479, and you can find it here.

7. Claytor 3 Piece Rattan Conversation Set ($349)

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This is $349, and you can find it here.

8. Ozark 4pc Patio Seating Set – Safavieh ($370)

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This is $370, and you can find it here.

9. Carsten 4pc Patio Conversation Set – Black – Project 62™ ($384)

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This is $384, and you can find it here.

10.  Perla Outdoor Acacia Wood Club Chair with Cushion (Set of 2) by Christopher Knight Home ($350)

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This is $350, and you can find it here.

Stay tuned for a few follow-up posts on rugs, accessories, and other furniture favorites that aren’t “sets.” And if you found this useful, please sign up for my email updates below.  I promise I won’t spam you.  We can be best buds.

Love,

Deema

12 Adorable Bluetooth Speakers Under $50

Not a day goes by where I don’t have music playing in the background.  Recently, our very expensive bluetooth speaker (that shall remain nameless) broke down.  And because I’m a girl that loves to save a penny, I rounded up a few bluetooth speakers that won’t break the bank.  These are all cute enough to display (got the vintage vibe I love), have good reviews (4.5 out of 5 or higher), and are all under $50–4 of them are under $20!

**FYI, the links in this post are affiliate links.  It means if you purchase something through my link, while it’s the same cost to you, I get a small commission.  I love to share my finds, and it takes me time to put links like these together.  Hope you find them helpful, and if you do, I hope that you use my links! 

So here we go:

1. Victrola Retro Wood Bluetooth FM/AM Radio with Rotary Dial

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You can find this on amazon here.  This has 4.5 out of 5 stars, 680 reviews, and is $34.88.  Comes in multiple colors.

2. Vintage Radio Retro Bluetooth Speaker- Greadio Walnut Wooden FM Radio

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You can find this on amazon here. This has 4.5 out of 5 stars, 445 reviews, and is $39.90. This comes in multiple colors.

3. ClearClick Active Bluetooth Speaker – Vintage Retro 70’s 80’s Guitar Amp Style 

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You can find this on Amazon here.  This has 4.4 out of 5 stars, 45 reviews, and is $39.95.

4.  Dosmix Wireless Stereo Retro Speakers

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You can find this on amazon here.  This is 4.3 out of 5 stars, 970 reviews, and is  $19.89. This comes in multiple colors.

5. Dosmix Portable Bluetooth Vintage Speaker

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You can find this on Amazon here.  This is 4.6 out of 5 stars, 18 reviews, and $16.89.  This comes in multiple colors.

6. Olafus Retro Bluetooth Speaker, 20W Wireless Vintage Wood Speakers

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You can find this one on Amazon here.  It’s the highest rated one on this list at 4.9 out of 5 stars, 44 reviews, and is $31.99.

7.  Retro Bluetooth Speaker FM Vintage Radio with Loud Volume

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You can find this on Amazon here.  It has 4.5 out of 5 stars, 224 reviews, and is $29.90.  This comes in multiple colors.

8. LuguLake Handheld Multi-Function Bluetooth Speaker PA System w/ Power Bass

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You can find this on Amazon here. It has 4.3 out of 5 stars, 71 reviews, and is $46.99

9. Retro Speaker Radios, Wireless Bluetooth Speaker with Wood FM/WB NOAA Weather Radio

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You can find this on Amazon here.  It has 4.4 out of 5 stars, 149 reviews, and is $29.90

10.  SEVIZ Retro Wireless Bluetooth Speaker, 20W Stereo Sound, Bluetooth 5.0 Device with 4 Hours’ Play

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You can find this on Amazon here.  It has 4.5 out of 5 stars, 22 reviews, and is $17.50.

11. SEVIZ Mini Retro Wireless Bluetooth Speaker, 10W Stereo Sound, Bluetooth 5.0

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You can find this on Amazon here.  This is 4.5 out of 5 stars, 11 reviews, and is $16.

12. Retekess TR607 Vintage Radio Retro Bluetooth Speaker Portable FM Stereo Radio Bluetooth 4.2 

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You can find this on Amazon here.  It has 4.4 out of 5 stars, 12 reviews, and is $34.99.

I’m going to order a few for me, and a few as gifts for sure.  If you found this useful, please sign up for my email updates below.  I promise I won’t spam you.  We can be best buds.

Love,

Deema

DIY Faux Wallpaper Using A Pencil!

I’ve been dying to add some texture to the wall behind my bed, but wanted it to be subtle.  I didn’t want to paint it, and I had already tried a sponge technique on the other side of the room.  I found this wallpaper at Anthropologie that I really liked, and I thought, why not draw it?

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So I grabbed a pencil, a level, turned on some Etta James, and got to work.

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I had this 48-inch level and this 12 inch level left over from when I did my DIY sharpie subway tile and used them.  I honestly don’t know how I decided, but I landed on doing 12″ x 18″ rectangles.  I simply grabbed a pencil and started drawing.

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I can tell you, I made way more mistakes in the beginning, and then when I got the hang of it, I used the eraser WAY less.  This is what I did for ONE rectangle:

  1. Draw an 18″ vertical line
  2. Added another right next to it (see pic, I didn’t use measurements I eyeballed and it’s not perfect)
  3. Created a space of about an inch
  4. Draw another two 18″ vertical lines
  5. Draw a 12″ horizontal line
  6. Added another right next to it (see pic, I didn’t use measurements I eyeballed and it’s not perfect)
  7. Created a space of about an inch
  8. Draw another two 12″ horizontal lines

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What made each of the “stripes” beautiful, are the details of the two thinner lines on each side–don’t skip out on those!

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I then erased in a circular motion in the middle to get that washed out look–like the Anthropologie wallpaper had.  You can see there are tons of imperfections, so don’t beat yourself up over them–at least I don’t.  Because overall, when you look at the entire wall, it will look great…

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You can see a closer look on video here–just scroll through my “highlight” to get to the part where I do this DIY.

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I like the subtle look, but you can always darken the lines with a paint pen if you prefer–and probably better if you are in a high traffic area.  I’m not so concerned with the pencil lines because it’s behind my bed where no one walks by it or touches it.  If you want to try this somewhere that you’re worried about smudges, maybe try a paint pen.  However, for my space, I was going for subtle.

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As always, please DM me on Instagram if you try this or have questions!  And please, sign up for my email updates below.  I promise I won’t spam you.  We can be best buds.

Love,

Deema

 

 

 

 

 

 

DIY Faux Subway Tile Using A Sharpie In Two Easy Steps!

After I did my DIY Faux backsplash using a sponge for my master bath, I kept thinking about what other ways I could do a faux backsplash in the kids bathroom. I had already used the sponge technique a few times, and I wanted to try something a little different. I had seen so many DIYers use Sharpie on walls for so many neat patterns and I thought why not try a faux subway tile with Sharpie?  And so I did.

Here’s what you’ll need:

First let me show you what the space looked like before..

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And here’s the other side..

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For my bathroom, I decided to do “tiles” that were 4″x6″ in size–however, you choose what works best for your space.

First step:

I used the level to draw all the horizontal lines in pencil, and then the same with the vertical lines.  The level is a HUGE life saver.

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Second step:

Trace the lines with Sharpie!  And that’s it.  Just make sure you have music on hand, and maybe a drink, just to keep you sane.

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And once I was done, here’s what it looked like!  FULL VIDEO TUTORIAL HERE.

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And the other side of the bathroom..

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And back around…..The corners were a bit tough, make sure you still sharpie right on the corner!

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It was VERY easy, but incredibly tedious.  If you are a beginner at DIYs, this is totally doable.  That ruler level is a complete lifesaver, and makes this super easy.  Lastly, I learned after I did this DIY, that some DIYers use Sharpie paint pen (instead of the Sharpie markers I used).  I don’t know the difference, but I’ve heard the others may be easier to paint over.  I simply linked what I used for this specific DIY–do your research if you’re concerned about removing it down the road!

As always, please DM me on Instagram if you try this or have questions!  And again, the full video tutorial is here. And please, sign up for my email updates below.  I promise I won’t spam you.  We can be best buds.

Love,

Deema

 

How To Turn A Dresser Into A Beautiful Built In

One of my most recent projects was the kid’s room, and I couldn’t be happier with how it turned out.  It all started with an old dresser I was thinking of selling but then had a vision, then had tunnel vision, and then there was no turning back.  It took some time, but was easier than I thought.  And while this may not be the best way to do it, it was the easiest and cheapest option I could find.  When I wanted to do this, I had no idea how, and I thought I’d share the steps I took for those of you looking to do something similar.

First, let me show you the space.  This is my kids room the day we moved in below.

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And this is the dresser that was literally an inch too wide to fit in between the closets.  **Que a huge buzz kill**

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First thing I did, was have someone come and saw off the sides. And it was in!

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Next I wanted to remove all the “feet” on the bottom of the dresser for a more cohesive look so that it was flat on the ground, and also because the dresser was too high for the window.  Luckily that part was easy because they screwed right off.  The other issue was, there was a gap in between the dresser and the window–so I went to home depot, bought a piece of plywood, and we nailed it on the top and you can see below.

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The next thing was, I HATED how there was a gap in between the dresser and the closet.  There were a few options here, but we ended up getting insulating foam sealant and pre-mixed joint compound to fill the gaps.  I will say it took two separate days because it would shrink after drying.

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And there it is, filled up.  It then took some very careful sanding to smooth it out.  I will say, it’s not perfect by any stretch, but I was happy with the outcome and couldn’t wait to paint and swap out the hardware!

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I was so excited when the Rejuvenation hardware came in, I tried it on even before I painted.  Just look at the difference in the closet handles!  This is actually a drawer pull–it’s the 12-inch Elroy Drawer Pull and it was worth every penny.

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And for the dresser, I bought the Dish Cabinet Knob with round plate.  The work on all the Rejuvenation hardware is absolutely beautiful.  I then painted everything using Greige Trim Paint from Clare Paint and I was done!

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I am so in love!

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I could not be happier, and this completely transformed the room.  And if you’d like to know how I color blocked this wall, check out my easy DIY here.  Let me know if you’ve done something similar, or plan to do something similar–I’d love to see!  And please, sign up for my email updates below.  I promise I won’t spam you.  We can be best buds.

Love,

Deema

A Simple (and free) DIY To Create Some Seriously Cute Kid’s Art

We’ve all been stuck at home during this quarantine and while I can still online shop, there is nothing like a good trip to the thrift store.  If I had to pick the one thing I miss most about thrift stores, it would hands down be the art.  And while I can’t leave the house, I decided to get creative.

If you’ve been following me on Instagram, you know that I’ve had the kids draw/paint pictures that I framed and hung up in their bedroom.

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Step 1:  Grab all the old frames I had in the house and put them in a pile so that I could see what sizes I was working with.

Step 2: Grab all the books that you feel comfortable murdering and put them in a pile so you can see all the different sizes–in all seriousness, we have tons of duplicate books from bday parties and gifts.

Step 3: Make two piles–A pile for the books that have art that speaks to you, and a pile for the books that don’t.

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Step 4: Go through the pile you love and start to pick out what pictures you want in what frames–and trim the pages when applicable.

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I also opted to keep the glass out of the frame because I really hate when there’s a glare.  See below?  No bueno.

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I wish you could see it in person, the wall is coming to life!  Who knew that children’s books would make such beautiful art.img_5356

My kids absolutely love it too!

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Here’s the link to my highlights where you can see a close up of all the pieces and a video of the wall. 

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As always, please DM me on Instagram if you try it.  I would LOVE to see.  And please, sign up for my email updates below.  I promise I won’t spam you.  We can be best buds.

Love,

Deema

 

 

 

 

 

 

How To Color Block A Wall In 4 Easy Steps

About a month ago I started to finish up the kid’s room, and felt like something was missing.  The walls felt unfinished, and they needed a “layer” of something.  This was also the only one of two rooms in the house without any wainscoting and it always bothered me.  And while I know I could’ve added some, I wanted a quicker, cheaper, and easier way to accomplish a similar look.  I had seen several color block walls on Pinterest, and I figured it was time to give it a try.

For context, this was the wall– Something just felt like it was missing, minus the fact that I hadn’t completely removed the decals that covered the entire wall yet (upper right).

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After removing the rest of the decals, this was the bare wall.

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For starters, there is no way I could’ve gotten a straight line without my laser level linked here.  I chose this because it was cheap and had great reviews on amazon–I will say that one thing I did NOT like about this level, was that the height can’t be adjusted.  I literally had to stack it on top of a bunch of books to get it where I needed it–but it got the job done, and it was cheap.

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This is what it looks like, it’s pretty small, and you can place it anywhere–another option (if you don’t want to use books), is to buy a stand for it.

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This is what the lazer looks like when it’s on, it’s pretty faint and isn’t as dark when you have a ton of sunlight coming in.  I know some DIYers advise using painters tape to line up here, but I found it easier and simpler to grab a super thin paint brush and simply tracing the line.

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Once I did that, I took a slightly thicker paint brush just to paint a thicker edge–that way when I used the paint roller I didn’t have to worry about accidentally painting over it.  You can use any paint brushes, but I used this pack on Amazon–I used the smallest one to trace, and the largest brush to fill a wider space.

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And now you can turn the lazer light off and grab your paint roller–as you can see the only place I used painter’s tape was on the baseboard.  I typically use 4-6 inch rollers, and for this wall I used a 6 inch.  I did two coats of Greige from Clare Paint, and I was done.

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Once I saw the one wall, I knew I had to complete the entire room.

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I was in love.  This was so easy and did not take much time at all.

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I ended up wrapping it all the way around the other side of the room too.  It completely transformed the room, and flowed right into those built ins I worked on prior.  And again, it was so easy!

Just to recap:

Step 1: Use a laser level to mark where you want to start the color.

Step 2: Use a thin paint brush to paint a thin line right on the lazer line.

Step 3: Take a slightly larger paint brush to fill out the line–that way when you use the roller, you don’t have to worry about accidentally going over the line.

Step 4: Use a roller brush to apply as many coats as you need–I did two coats.

And that’s it!

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And just for reference, I painted mine at 4 feet (my baseboards are 4 inches).  And again, I used Greige by Clare Paint.  Hope you like it, I know I do!  And the best part?  Super easy, quick, and cheap!  As always, please DM me on Instagram if you try it.  I would LOVE to see!  If you’re interested in other ways I’ve used different paint techniques in other rooms of my house, check out my past blog posts below:

  1. Faux DIY Backsplash Using Paint And A Dish Sponge
  2. DIY Sponge Paint Wall–Small Budget, Huge Impact
  3. DIY Faux Wallpaper Ideas

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Love,

Deema

 

Faux DIY Backsplash Using Paint And A Dish Sponge

I wanted to share a fun, cheap, and easy DIY I did this weekend that made such a dramatic transformation to my master bathroom.  The real star of the show was the faux backsplash I did with a sponge, however, let me walk you through the entire bathroom refresh…

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This is my master bathroom, it’s not awful, in fact, the previous owner had remodeled it.  However, I always felt like the paint was “blah” and so was the entire bathroom.  I really wanted to add some life to it.

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Because we’re all stuck at home during this quarantine, I used what I had in the house.  I grabbed some leftover Greige Clare Paint that I had used in the kids room, and painted all the cabinets.  I then took this dull silver hardware, and spray painted it black. (excuse the awful pics!)

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Now for the fun part…I’ve always wanted a backsplash in here, but installing tile or stone is not on my list of current talents—I can imagine many of you are in the same boat.  So what did I do?  I grabbed a sponge, some leftover Seize The Gray Clare Paint, and I got to work.

Here’s what the sponge looked like (pretty much your standard dish sponge):

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You can see the full video tutorial on my Instagram here, however below is the quick step by step guide + some tips:

  1. Pour paint out in a dish large enough to fit a sponge
  2. Dip the sponge in paint and wipe off excess paint (You can also get a sheet of paper to dip the sponge in once before the wall to get excess paint off that way)
  3. Dip the sponge on the wall (multiple times before reapplying paint)–the imperfections will look great when some squares are faded and others aren’t
  4. Repeat–Pick the spacing you want between each “stone.” (but alternate like actual brick or tile would look, don’t stack them..see below)

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I’m awful at taking step by step pictures, and if you follow me on Instagram I have a video that will be much more helpful.  However, below are some helpful tips–this really was as simple as it seems!

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Tips:

  • Don’t use too much paint, always wipe off the excess before putting it on the wall.
  • Have a Q-tip and a wet paper towel ready in case anything drips
  • I cut a sponge in half for the ends of the wall, but I didn’t end up using it.  Instead I would eyeball the size by bending the sponge–it may make more sense if you see my video on Instagram here.
  • I didn’t measure, I eyeballed everything.  I LOVE the imperfections and feel like it gives it a more vintage weathered vibe.
  • Lastly, and this may be more personal taste, but I prefer using lighter paint colors when doing this.  I’ve tried this method a few other ways, and have found that darker paint colors don’t look as nice–darker colors also highlight mistakes much more than lighter colors.

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So what do you think?  Not too shabby for a cheap alternative to a real backsplash right?  I hope you try it too!  And send me a DM on Instagram and show me what it looks like!  If you’re interested in another way I’ve used a sponge technique, check out my DIY Sponge Paint Wall. And please, sign up for my email updates below.  I promise I won’t spam you.  We can be best buds.

Love,

Deema