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Diy garden markers
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DIY Clay Garden Markers

Each year in early spring, I switch my attention from furniture to preparing our garden for the summer months.  It’s an activity that the kids get involved in and help in ways which they can.  …

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Deep green kitchen
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Decorating with versatile Greens

Green is a great choice to decorate with.  Firstly, the range of green shades is vast from tones beginning in the very light, nearly white spectrum to the rich deep dark greens.  It’s a colour …

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Large colourful easter egg painted on plywood for outdoor decorations
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Easter Egg Outdoor Decorations

If you know me, you know that I love to decorate for the holidays.  As each holiday approaches, I usually start a new project to bring our home or yard into the festive season.  Remember the …

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close up of paint cans and a colour fan deck
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Add Colour to your Home like an expert.

Just moved into your new home and finding those white walls overwhelming?  No clue how to create a colour scheme? Gone to the paint store and stared at the hundreds of colour options available? Maybe …

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Bright retro print wallpaper in oranges and blue. On a table is retro items, including a lamp, old radio and glassware.
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Retro Décor for your Modern Home.

Often when we think about 1970’s retro décor we think about dark, dim rooms and dark brown.  Everything brown! So I can understand if there is hesitation to incorporate 70’s retro style (which is trending …

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ZZ Plant
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Low light plants for your home

I adore plants in homes and can’t explain what a patch of living green can do to enhance an overall space.  Unfortunately though I won’t win any awards for my ability to keep plants alive …

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Retro Pillows
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DIY Retro Pillow Covers

Simple Sewing Project I have been searching for the right retro styled pillows for our living room couches for 2 years.  Yes, you read that correct.  2 years!  It hasn’t been a constant search but …

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Navy Blue wall with accent mustard yellow
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Colours – Navy

If you have seen been in my home, you will notice that I love the rich, deep colour of Navy. It is such a versatile colour, moody, classic that pairs well with everything. I found …

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Retro wall mural
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DIY Retro Wall Mural

Small Effort – Big Impact A section of wall with little to no function can be decorated with art, provide back-drop for a large plant or you can highlight the wall space with a mural …

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Trays by The Vintage Vibe
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Elevate your space with a Simple Tray

A Tray as home accessory It’s hard to believe but you can elevate your space with a simply tray. I love making use of trays as a key accessory in my home décor. The potential …

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