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Emily Morgenstern (52 Mantels)
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Lives in dallas
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Fresh greenery + metallics = beautiful Christmas decor! 
Back in August, I shared my new dresser from Sauder and showed how I styled it for a baby shower. Initially, when I picked this dresser, I'd planned on using it in our master bedroom for my hubby's stuff. But, alas, it hasn't quite made it out of the living room! I've just enjoyed having the ...
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3 easy and delicious #glutenfreerecipes  using McCormick mixes! #sponsored   #ad  
Recently I had the opportunity to sample several new gluten-free seasoning packets from McCormick. And, with those packets, I decided to try out some new recipes and host an Around the World party. I chose three countries and three recipes and decorated each table according to the cuisine.
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My new white dresser made the most perfect dessert buffet for a baby shower this past weekend! Go read all about my newest piece of furniture!!

(baby shower details to come-- yay!) 


#sauderusa  +Sauder Woodworking Co.  #dessertbuffetts  
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Did you catch my patriotic welcome mat tutorial? And, did you see the 109 OTHER Red, White & Blue ideas? Go check them out! 

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Super cute Em! :)
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Learn How to make your own Cake Pop Stands!
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so clever!
Make pillow inserts from crusty old bed pillows! 

Full tutorial here:

#diyproject   #crafts  
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This holiday season finds me with a house under construction (yay to a kitchen and master bath remodel!!), so my Christmas decor will be sparse this year. But, there are a few things I didn't share with you last year, like this tutorial for picture frame ornaments that I guest posted at Lines ...
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a rustic baby shower for a special little boy! 

#babyshower   #rustic   #rusticbabyshower  
Several weeks ago, I hosted a rustic little boy baby shower for one of my dear friends. In fact, it's a friend who I'd previously hosted a bridal shower for almost exactly 2 years ago! Isn't that fun?! I love love love showers and I adore celebrating the special events in life (marriage! babies!) ...
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My porch got a new look! Check it out.

#modernmasters   #redfrontdoor   #frontporchideas  +Modern Masters 
If you follow me on Instagram, you may have seen my posts about my new red front door using Front Door Paint by Modern Masters. I'm loving the little facelift it gave my front entry! Originally, my door was black. When given the opportunity to try out the front door paint, I almost went with ...
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Need a last minute Father's Day gift?? Check out these 12 ideas! Several free printables included so you can print and gift (in no time at all!). 


#fathersdaygifts   #fathersdaygiftideas  
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I did one! Thanks +Emily Morgenstern 
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If you haven't checked out #fruitshoot, do so now! I love the no-spill top! Anyone else hate those boxed kiddie juices that drip everywhere?? Surely it's not just me! ;)


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Have you ever used a Kreg Jig before?  Well I could not find what I wanted in a store, so I built some myself using the Kreg R3 and I am showing you how to do it also!  These shelves are versatile and I have LOTS of photos to help along the way!

#kregjig   #diy   #buildingproject  
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hello are you fine and your family
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I'm Emily from 52 Mantels, a blog about all things home, including weekly mantel makeovers, easy DIY projects, seasonal crafts and simple recipes! I'm blessed to be the stay-at-home mother to one adorable little girl and the lucky wife to an ever-supportive hubby (who puts up with my endless projects!).

I adore: Winter Parties, Spring flowers, Summer nights and Fall clothing! Throw in an iced coffee and I'm a happy girl!  
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