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Announcing the 5 winners of the BHG Makeover Madness Link Party. Their projects are being featured today on the BHG Style Spotter blog today! Congrats to each of them!
#bhgmakeover   #diyhomedecor   #furnituremakeover   #bhg  
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So exciting! Thanks for sharing +Diane Henkler. And so proud of these ladies especially +roomsFOR rent!!! #whooohoo
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I  hope you had a nice Easter weekend. Mine was glorious…truly…beautiful and sunny, but the best part was having my family around.  My girls were both home the past 4 days, which is always nice. We hung out, watched a movie, shopped, ate, played games outside, and just enjoyed our short time together.  They each ...
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Add some color to your Easter table with these easy to make place cards.

#eastercrafts   #easter   #eastertabledecor   #easterdinner  
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Eggs + Leftover Paint from DIY projects = A Colorful way to decorate Easter Eggs.  Speckle, splatter, and have fun creating them.@glidden_paint #mycolortopia
This Spring I am making my Easter table decorations. With the cold and snowy Winter months behind us, a pop of fresh color for the table is a welcome...
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You guys, have you heard about +Amanda Rettke's  new book Surprise-Inside Cakes?! It's fabulous and makes me constantly crave cake. (There's nothing wrong with that, right?)

I'm talking about it on the blog today, PLUS giving away a copy to one lucky IBC reader! 

Check it out and enter to win:
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Loving it!
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Celebrate Earth Day today Win a set of recycled milk jug outdoor furniture. It is amazing! I am in love with the design, construction and comfort, plus - No maintenance!!!   Love it !

More details on the blog:

@polywoodinc #outdoorfurniture   #outdoorliving   #earthday2014   #earthdayeveryday   #recycledmaterial   #polywood  
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It's Party Time - BHG style!  Makeover Madness continues - time for you to link up your makeovers for a chance to be featured.  

@BHGmakeover  #linkparty   #linkup   #furnituremakeover   #diyhomedecor   #bhg   #beforeandafter  
Before I show you how I completed the IKEA dresser makeover for the BHG Makeover Madness Challenge last week, I want to announce some exciting news !!! It is now… your turn to show off your DIY makeovers! That’s right – a Makeover Madness link party where you can link up your favorite makeover project that ...
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I entered! So excited!
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Today I am sharing a tip for how to drill holes that are all the same depth. It's great for when you are adding wood pegs or dowels!

#diy #tipsandtricks #woodworking  
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Thank you to everyone for voting for my IKEA dresser hack in the #BHGMakeover I won! I can't thank you enough. I will post more on the blog later today. XO
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Cast your vote for the Final Four BHG IKEA Dresser Makeover Madness challenge.  I transformed it into a desk. 

#bhg #IKEAhack   #ikea   #furnituremakeover  
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Thanks +Diane Miller  It would be nice to win  - keeping my fingers crossed  XO
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You can find my DIY Home Decorating projects and tutorials on my blog:
DIY, Affordable Decor, Painting Furniture, DIY Chalk Paint,
  • My Blog:
    Affordable DIY Decorating Ideas to Inspire Your Style - Creative DIY Home Decor, present
  • Various Department Stores
  • Redbook Magazine
    Asst to the Beauty Editor
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Willow Grove, PA - New York, NY, - Durham, NC - Freehold, NJ - San Fransisco, CA - Bremerton, WA
Affordable DIY Decorating Ideas to Inspire Your Style Blog: http://

My name is Diane.   I love all things creative, colorful and DIY. It is just the way my brain is wired. I can’t add 2 + 2 to save my life, but can help you affordably decorate your home in a style that you will love. YOURS!   I share all my projects, ideas, tips, and tricks on my blog:

Visit my Project Gallery for a quick view of all my projects.

Popular DIY Decorating Ideas:

Easy Foam Monogram Wreath

Fake Door Transom

No Sew Window Treatment - 3 Ways

Chalkboard Drawing Tips

Dorm or Rental Decor Ideas

Popular DIY Chalk Paint Posts: 

Turquoise Chalk Painted Sideboard

Testing DIY Chalk Paint 1...2...3...

Monogram and Chevron Cabinet with Free Printable

One Table - 4 Ways

Popular Re-Purposing Projects:

Tuna Can Lantern

Repurposed Outdoor Chandelier

Scrapbook Paper Chandelier Shades

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Blogger at In My Own Style. Author of the book: Instant Decorating, Glidden My Colortopia Color Team Member, Expert Contributor at
  • Fashion Institute of Technology
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