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Lea Barcus
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The Modern Day Dauphine
The Modern Day Dauphine

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Never!
After venting my frustration in my last post I decided to give my dollhouse chair project one more try and I'm happy to say that I did it! Here's the chair sitting in the room: Next step: building a table.  Wish me luck!

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When to say "f@*k it" and give up on a project
As I keep mentioning, I have quite a few cigar boxes and I finally decided I want to turn them into dollhouse type rooms.  I've been in love with dollhouses for as long as I can remember and decorating my home is quite possibly my favorite thing to do so th...

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Small Key Box Shrine
Every time I go to the craft store I pick up some of those small, inexpensive, paper mache boxes and tonight I decided to finally use one. This was kind of a practice for the cigar boxes  
my dad gave me.  I've been collecting all of my ideas on Pinterest ...

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Do or Don't: Hanging Photos of Yourself in Your Home
As I'm decorating my new apartment I've been going through photographs and choosing which ones to put up and I've been having a hard time with the idea of hanging photos of myself.  Maybe I'm over thinking this, but it feels borderline narcissistic to hang ...

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Chevron Frame Tutorial
The chevron trend is all over lately so I decided to give it a try on an old picture frame that you may recognize from this post here .  For this project, you need some painters tape, scissors, a craft knife, acrylic paint in a color of your choice, a paint...

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My New Apartment: A Sneak Peak
So I promised myself I'd start writing daily again, and since I'm currently unemployed, there is no reason I shouldn't make this a priority.   Unfortunately my perfectionism has some other plans for me.  I find it hard to do things if I can't do them "perfe...

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Still can't believe I actually went to Versailles! This summer was absolutely amazing and life changing in all the best ways.  I traveled all over, spending 15 days in Israel, 10 visiting family on the east coast, and 20 days all over Europe where I was luc...

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