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Tricia SimplicityInTheSouth
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Lives in Spartanburg, South Carolina
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Welcome back, friends! Today’s post is special because we get to share our first YouTube tutorial! Jason and I recently made a Ballard Designs inspired shutter shelf and needed metal shelf brackets to complete the project. We couldn’t find anything like…
How to make DIY industrial farmhouse metal shelf brackets from flat steel bought at Lowes. Materials comes out to less than $1.00 per shelf bracket!
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With just a few supplies, you can make a lamp out of an antique copper heater
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Instructions on how we made a built-in bed that fit into a dormer using stock kitchen cabinets. The wall behind the bed gets a rustic wood planked treatment
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Let me start by telling you why this small dormer bedroom re-design is so special to me. This room represents to me the beginning of a love story. At first, it was my love affair with my new house but then things changed drastically for the better. And this is how the story goes… Girl gets brave enough to date again. In walks in this 6’3″, bearded man that totally got her when she spoke ofContinue reading
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I'm sharing the painting and distressing technique that I used on my RH inspired balustrade coffee table today!

#milkpaint   #paintedfurniture  
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A funny thing happened while my husband, Jason, and I were sitting on the couch last week watching Fixer Upper. During a commercial, Jason starts flipping through the latest Ballard Designs catalog. He sees their shutter shelf for $259.00, looks at me and…
Inspired by Ballard Designs Catalog Shutter Shelf that sells for $259.00, our catalog copycat version using salvaged shutters from our garage cost $7.00!
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A small, 97 square foot bedroom is made into a cozy, rustic, industrial bedroom that looked like it belonged in the attic of a farmhouse, inspired by Restoration Hardware.
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Ready to get rid of those popcorn ceilings? It's easier and not as messy as you think. Find out how to give them the farmhouse charm of shiplap in this post. 
Find out how to easily cover up a popcorn ceiling with wood planks that resemble shiplap. It's so much easier and less messy than scraping them away!
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When I started looking for a new home, I had a list of know, my little new-house-wish-list. First and foremost, I wanted the boys to stay in the same school district. I wanted an older house, 1920's or older, with a garage for all my projects. It had to be affordable, given that I was a single parent.
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When I found four matching salvaged balusters, I knew that I wanted to use them as legs for a coffee table. Using RH's Balustrade Coffee as inspiration, I built my own version for $50.

#hometalktuesday   #salvagedwood   #architecturalsalvage   #diyfurniture   #diyproject  
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So excited to be a part of the State Pride Tour going on over at Infarrantly Creative hosted by +Beckie Farrant. I'm representing South Carolina with a DIY Map Art project!  Woot!

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