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Sarah's Big Idea
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Writer. Megalomaniac. Serial DIY-er.
Writer. Megalomaniac. Serial DIY-er.

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The Sunshower Chandelier
Say it three times fast.  Then imagine a chandelier made of mirrors that reminds you of sunshine on raindrops. http://www.sarahsbigidea.com/2015/09/the-sunshower-chandelier/

#diy   #lighting   #chandelier   #hometalktuesday   #homedecor  
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The Great Millwork Saga of 2015
Another shining example of a very serious condition known as Frequent Debilitating Brain Farts.  http://www.sarahsbigidea.com/2015/07/the-great-millwork-saga-of-2015/

#diy   #hometalktuesday   #homeimprovement   #humor  
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Floor Refinishing: Lesson 1
The one where I learn about something called a square buff floor sander, followed closely by the one where I learn how useless a square buff floor sander is.  http://www.sarahsbigidea.com/2015/06/floor-refinishing-lesson-1/

#diy   #hometalktuesday   #hardwoodfloors   #nursery  
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T-minus 79 Days
After 2 weeks, Operation Refinish the Floors is approximately 3% complete.  I'm hoping to have the nursery done by the time the baby turns 6 years old. http://www.sarahsbigidea.com/2015/05/t-minus-79-days/

#diy   #hometalktuesday   #hardwoodfloors   #nursery  
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The Stump Garden
It was either sweep the sidewalk every single day, or move to a new house.  But because I'm a reasonable person, I chose compromise: build a retaining wall.
http://www.sarahsbigidea.com/2015/05/the-stump-garden/

#diy   #hometalktuesday   #landscaping  
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Can of Paint!
Painting the nursery, comparing vegetables, and reciting poetry.  All in a day's work.
http://www.sarahsbigidea.com/2015/04/can-of-paint/

#diy   #hometalktuesday   #painting  
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How to Install A Light Fixture (The Hard Way)
I wanted to install a light fixture, but I didn't want to do it in a POPCORN ceiling. Sarah's Big Idea: Doin' things the hard way, every chance I get.
http://www.sarahsbigidea.com/2015/03/how-to-install-a-light-fixture-the-hard-way/

#diy   #popcornceiling   #renovation   #hometalktuesday  
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Office Space
It's the big announcement of my next Big Idea!  But it may not be exactly what you're expecting...
http://www.sarahsbigidea.com/2015/03/office-space/

#hometalktuesday  
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Rock and Roll The Boom Boom Room REVEAL!
The greatest rock and roll-inspired music room in the history of cheap DIY makeovers. Plus before-and-afters.  http://www.sarahsbigidea.com/2015/03/rock-and-roll-the-boom-boom-room-reveal

#DIY   #hometalktuesday   #makeover   #decor   #design   #rockandroll  
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The Hardest Button to Button
A DIY diamond tufted ottoman (or chest). And a fun fact about Jack White that you will not believe.  http://www.sarahsbigidea.com/2015/02/the-hardest-button-to-button/

#hometalktuesday   #diy   #furniture   #upholstery  
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