Category Archives: Home Dec

I Made Sconces with Indigo Dyed Shades!

I Made Sconces with Indigo Dyed Shades!

After making a couple of lampshades for my bedroom a couple months ago (note, hubby made both the lamps and the bedside tables!): I started thinking about lampshades for sconces on the other side of the room, so I could remove the lamp that’s plugged into the switched outlet for the room from the crowded… Continue Reading

Studio Snapshots | Dyeing Linen Curtains

Studio Snapshots | Dyeing Linen Curtains

I’ve been hard at work on sprucing up our bedroom! In my last post, I shared pictures of the 3 curtains that I was dyeing, I used zip ties to give a few stripes to the portion of the curtain that would lie under the window (SO much easier than tying it with string!!!!) Here’s… Continue Reading

Boy’s Bathroom Refresh Complete!

Boy’s Bathroom Refresh Complete!

Just in the nick of time, the refresh of the boy’s bathroom is complete! I had to snap some quick pix at night while it still was all neat and tidy, we’ve got a guest coming tomorrow and it will probably never look this nice again! As a reminder, it looked like this before: And… Continue Reading

Repainting the Boy’s Bathroom

Repainting the Boy’s Bathroom

Yep, we’re taking on another home improvement project! This should be small, but it’s a little like giving a mouse a cookie: some drywall needed repair behind the toilet in the boys bathroom, and since the tan paint for this room doesn’t exist and I don’t like it anyway, why not change the wall color?… Continue Reading

Curtains Dyed for Our Music/Dining Room!

Curtains Dyed for Our Music/Dining Room!

Yahoo! I’ve finally dyed the new linen curtains I made for my music/dining room! Most of the year, my dining room table lives pushed up against the window so the center is open for Hubby and Liam to practice trombone. Years ago, this window looked like this: I soon ditched the sheers, since this window… Continue Reading