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Lived in Chi'burbs, IL
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The tutorial for the DIY Lime Putty Stucco "German Schmear" that I used on the red brick at the farmhouse is on the blog today! http://bit.ly/2d59XuW
Today I'm going to tell you about the products and process that I used to create the rustic, time-washed look on the 1950 red br...
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Best Gift Ever! My friends gave me a corn crib! Come hear the story and see more photos! http://bit.ly/2bx9Cwg
#renovation #reclamation #farmhouse
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Sharing a few progress photos of the the farmhouse renovation...and stories about our "bumps in the road" http://bit.ly/29ix2Fl
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Today on the blog: How to Stain and Waterproof Cedar Wood Garage Doors to create the look of hundreds of years of patina in a few hours. Find out how I did it at http://bit.ly/2cIaq7l
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Sharing a few progress photos today on the blog! http://bit.ly/23ZwXuE #farmhouse #renovation #remodeling
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Today on the blog: interior hotos of a recent #craftsman style #remodel that I worked on.  http://bit.ly/1q91qKr #interiordesign #designer  
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On the blog: Final choices for plumbing fixtures and taps at the farmhouse. Unlacquered brass for the WIN! http://bit.ly/21dhIic
PHOTO CREDIT: My Soulful Home.
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Farmhouse renovation updates on the blog today! http://bit.ly/1SLNVKH
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French farmhouse style...with a Midwest accent
Introduction
Blogger, DIY'er, Furniture Painter, Artist, Crafter, Decorator, Home Stager, Designer. Currently converting a 1950's ranch to a French Farmhouse...one project at a time!
Education
  • Northern Illinois University
    Fine Art/Interior Desig
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www.serendipityrefined.com Editor/Publisher Home, Garden, Studio
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Home Decor, DIY, Crafts, Handmade gifts, Furniture Painting, Home Staging, Event Planning
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  • Serendipity Refined Blog
    Decorator, Designer, Stylist. Home Rehabber, 2011 - present
    www.serendipityrefined.com
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Simple, Rustic Advent Wreath
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My advent wreath for this year is different. As my mom would say, it's creative. The foundation of my advent wreath for 2013 is a vintage do

How to Update Oak and Brass Bathroom Fixtures With Spray Paint and Chalk...
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I remember joking about this bathroom with my Realtor when I saw it for the first time. I even posted the photo on the Serendipity Refined F

Flowers for an Autumn Wedding: Pinecones, Roses, Burlap and Cotton
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Don't worry, today we're not discussing the fact that, after almost five weeks, I finally have telephone and Internet service at the French

Big Mill B&B - Williamston, NC bed and breakfast near Greenville, No...
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Big Mill B&B in coastal plain of North Carolina. 200 acres of farmland, 2 lakes, woodlands, gardens. Spa services, fishing, wi-fi. Quiet get

Before and After: La Craie Gray and White French Painted Cabinet Makeover
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By now you probably know that I LOVE painted furniture...especially when it's French! I also love a good before and after so I'm especially

Home Tour: Living Room
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I've come to love this room for lots of reasons over the years....like the rest of our home, this room tells a story. From the aforementione

12 Days of Christmas, Day 1 // Festive Shelves
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I'm loving the first day of Christmas ideas. This year I am giving my kitchen some long overdue attention for decorating. It is the hub of t

Mod Podge Rocks
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Craft and DIY projects with the world's best medium.

No. 29 design
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I'm thrilled to share that today I'm in the HomeTalk Bloglight! HomeTalk is a site for all things DIY. It is a blogger's "happy place." You

2012 Holiday House Walk: Stop 15
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Tweet Hello everyone! I’m completely thrilled to welcome you into my home today for the 2012 Virtual Holiday Housewalk from Jenn Rizzo. Did

This is my "go to" shop for everything from Homecoming corsages to Holiday and party centerpieces. The shop has lovely hostess gifts and live plants as well. Prices are reasonable and Sadie's design and flair for doing something different than the "status quo" but still beautiful continues to amaze me. I always look forward visiting and never leave empty handed!
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