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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!

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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

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5 Minute DIY Driftwood Mirrors via
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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! 

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So adorable!
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Where to buy a reasonably priced Sputnik chandelier - via
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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.

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15 Spray Paint Projects {that don't look like spray paint projects} - via
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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!

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DIY Gold Leaf Honeycomb Vase -
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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!

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I LOVE this!
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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.

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I love it! Really nice.
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How to Make a Stacked Hair Bow - via
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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*
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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.

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Formula for a Well Dressed Bed - via
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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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