Tag: Home decor

5 Good Reasons to Hire an Interior Designer

| May 14, 2018 | 2 Comments
5 Good Reasons to Hire an Interior Designer

5 Good Reasons to Hire an Interior Designer If you have been hesitant to request the services of an interior designer, perhaps you may be interested in learning why it’s a wise decision. Whether you want to improve the look of your home for your own comfort or to add value towards selling it, a […]

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12 DIY Spring Home Decor Crafts

| April 25, 2018 | 9 Comments
12 DIY Spring Home Decor Crafts

12 DIY Spring Home Decor Crafts  The time is near for Spring decor to start making its way into your home.  Out with the winter, in with the fresh and bright colours of Spring.  Who can resist the urge to start decorating their home in anticipation of warmer weather?  It’s a time of excitement, and […]

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A Surprise in Every Box with Canadian Originals #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 09/01

| August 3, 2017 | 118 Comments
A Surprise in Every Box with Canadian Originals #Review #Giveaway ~ CAN 09/01

  A Surprise in Every Box with Canadian Originals Who doesn’t like surprises? It is always fun to find a box addressed to you at your door. Knowing it will be something special is an extra added treat. Canadian Originals wants Canadians to experience this joy with their monthly subscription boxes. They asked my family […]

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5 Tips to Save on Kids Room Décor

| November 28, 2016 | 10 Comments
5 Tips to Save on Kids Room Décor

  5 Tips to Save on Kids Room Decor     Children grow up so quickly, it can seem like one moment you have a baby’s nursery, and the next, a teenager’s fortress. It just doesn’t make sense to spend large amounts of money on interior design throughout their childhood, but luckily, there are ways […]

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Fall Decor

| October 28, 2015 | 4 Comments
Fall Decor

In the effort to keep things minimal while we’ve been trying to keep our house looking show-ready, I didn’t do any of my usual fall decorating this year. Other years, this usually includes a runner with spider-web motif, metallic pumpkin, and the clichéd decorative farmers-markety gourds. Faux-fall foliage wreath on the door, that sort of […]

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Extreme Home Staging: Parent Version

| September 15, 2015 | 6 Comments
Extreme Home Staging: Parent Version

We’ve sold a house before, but we didn’t have two kids under five the last time. Preparing the house didn’t involve washing chalk off the exterior last time, for starters. We’ve been looking to move to a place that has, among other things, an outdoor space that’s more conducive to being outside– especially for the kids. When […]

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Paint Chits Art DIY

| July 21, 2014 | 16 Comments
Paint Chits Art DIY

Hey everyone, I’ve got a fun craft/project for you today. I know you have stacks of paint chits hanging around from when you were trying to pick colours for your house. Here’s how to turn those paint chits into an easy piece of art! Here’s What You Need – art canvas (I got mine at […]

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No-Sew Roman Blind DIY!

| January 21, 2014 | 6 Comments
No-Sew Roman Blind DIY!

Hi everyone! Happy New Year! Do you have a window that needs a little love? I’ve got a fantastic no-sew roman blind DIY that is easy peasy and looks fab! If you don’t need the shade to go up and down for privacy then this blind is for you! With the holidays wrapping up, I’m always looking for […]

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Six Steps to a Fabulous Holiday Urn!

| December 17, 2013 | 22 Comments
Six Steps to a Fabulous Holiday Urn!

Happy Holidays everyone! Don’t you just love holiday urns? I love that they can be decorated for any holiday really. However, decorating them can be daunting. Fear not! I’m going to help you make your urns look fresh.fabulous.sophisticated in just a few steps! It was about time I took out my Fall mums. Oh my! […]

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It’s a Wrap! Wrapping Paper Goes Chic

| August 27, 2013 | 9 Comments
It’s a Wrap! Wrapping Paper Goes Chic

We’re almost finished decorating the new guest room.  It’s time to “dress” the room…my fav part. Adding texture and dimension to the room brings it all together. I have a desk that I did a makeover on last year. You can check it out here. It needed to fit into it’s new space so in comes […]

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Tip Toe Through the Tulips – Styling 101

| May 13, 2013 | 6 Comments
Tip Toe Through the Tulips – Styling 101

Tulips are not only a sign of Spring, but they have a special place in Ottawa’s heart. The Tulip Festival is on now in the Nation’s Capital and they’re beautiful. Rows and rows of different colours and types of tulips grace the flower beds and draw crowds from all over the world! Every spring, Ottawa-Gatineau comes […]

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