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Mid century modern plastic decorator panels turned into window hangings by MakelyHome.com

This project was 50 years (plus 2 more) in the making.  With +Elmers Products Inc, I finally got over my fear and made this project I've been stalling on for 2 years.  And I'm in LOVE!

Check it out here: http://makelyhome.com/midcentury-modern-plastic-panels/
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What would you do if one of your friends sent you a random box of goodies from the thrift store? And what if I told you that you had to make something awesome from it? Would that be your nightmare or your dream come true? *Come see what +Kelly Elko from Eclectically Vintage sent me and what I made.*   #SheSentMeWhat  http://makelyhome.com/diy-thrift-store-ice-bucket-pendant-light/

#SheSentMeWhat   #hometalktuesday   #DIY   #lighting   #repurpose   #upcycle  
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5 Minute DIY Driftwood Mirrors via MakelyHome.com
See the tutorial here: http://bit.ly/1fBWf8L

Makely contributor +Jackie Hernandez from Teal and Lime is back today with a fun tutorial to make round driftwood mirrors.  And don't they look fabulous in her kids' playroom?  Such a great space! 

#diyproject   #diycrafts   #diy   #kidsroom   #kidsroomdecor  
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So adorable!
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Where to buy a reasonably priced Sputnik chandelier - via MakelyHome.com
See them here: http://bit.ly/1nNuQaX

If you are a Sputnik/Atomic/Starburst light lover, such as myself, you may have priced them and decided that you couldn't ever put one in your home.  But fear not!  I have found some more reasonably priced options for you to consider.

#hometalktuesday   #lightingfixtures   #diy   #homedecor  
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15 Spray Paint Projects {that don't look like spray paint projects} - via MakelyHome.com
See it here: http://bit.ly/1fyLE1D

Want some spring project inspiration to warm you up in this cold and snowy weather? Check out this roundup of amazingly chic spray paint projects! Get to planning for when the ground thaws out!

#diy   #diycrafts   #spraypaint   #paint  
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DIY Gold Leaf Honeycomb Vase - MakelyHome.com
See it here: http://makelyhome.com/diy-gold-leaf-honeycomb-vase/

This morning, our fabulous contributor +Jackie Hernandez from Teal and Lime shows us how to make a gold leaf honeycomb vase.  It took her 10 minutes.  That's my kind of project!

#hometalktuesday   #crafts   #diycrafts   #floral  
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My daughter's "big girl room" is finally complete!   Come check out how I turned her serene nursery into a room as bold as her personality.

See it here: http://makelyhome.com/little-girls-bedroom/

#diy     #diydecor     #kidsroom     #kidsroomdecor     #eclectic     #girlsbedroom    #hometalktuesday  
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I love it! Really nice.
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How to Make a Stacked Hair Bow - via MakelyHome.com
See the tutorial here: http://bit.ly/1dnzOY7

Confession: I have an addiction to making over-the-top hair bows for my daughter.  They are very easy, totally custom and a lot cheaper than buying them in the store!  Plus, they are really stinking cute.  Here's how I make to Stacked Hair Bow.
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*How to Cut Shapes Out of Duck Tape - the Easy Way! via MakelyHome.com*
See how here: http://bit.ly/1fcWMxC

Back in the fall, I found out at the last minute that I had to make my son a costume out of Duck Tape - that day.  Yikes!  I figured out the best way to cut shapes from Duck Tape, and now I'm sharing that with you.

#craft   #diycrafts   #hometalktuesday   #ducktape  
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Formula for a Well Dressed Bed - via MakelyHome.com
See it here: http://bit.ly/1fSNk4u

I've been talking a lot about bedding lately, so I thought I'd share with you my formula for putting together a well dressed bed. When you follow these steps, you'll get an intentional, useable, great looking bed!
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Don't have enough of that awesome retro wallpaper to cover an entire wall? No problem! Turn it into a vintage patchwork wallpaper instead.

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Looking for a way to contain your paint overspray? Try this easy collapsible spray paint tent.

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Join Gina Luker and Lindsay Ballard as they share their tips for Google+ for DIY bloggers. Who better than to give tips than two great DIY b

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DIY Planter Made from an Upcycled BBQ Grill
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Don't throw that old BBQ grill out with the trash! With a little work, you can turn it into a quirky diy planter full of summer of flowers.

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Are you tired of traditional vanity lights with harsh down lighting? Here are my favorite modern bathroom lights that will cast a beautiful

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