Category Archives: Home Decor















DIY Bohemian Rope Tassels madeinaday.com

Bohemian Rope Tassels

Last week I made some cute {Anthropologie Hack} Key Chain Tassels to accent my purses. As I was making them, I needed a natural looking tassel for a satchel that I am up-doing, Boho Tassel & Fringe Purse. I got out some of the rope I used for my Anthro Inspired DIY Rope Bracelets and… Read More














Chalk Paint Bell Ornament

Shabby Chalk Paint Ornaments

I finally got out the decorations and finished putting them up, it was tough since I needed a vacation from Thanksgiving. Ha! I’m exhausted already and it’s not even December! I am always trying to change up the decorations yearly for the holidays and this super simple project was just the thing to change the decor without having to go out and buy anything. I took old plastic ornaments I no longer used and mixed up some chalk paint and got to work. Here’s how I did it!






tiffany blue chalk paint

Chalk Paint ~ Vintage Side Table Up-do!

I am excited today to tell you about my latest adventure with Chalk Paint! I have been meaning to try out this latest painting craze.  I love that there is no sanding, no priming, just slap on the paint and your done! How could I resist? First I researched a ton recipes and ways to… Read More



surname plaque

Monogram Surname Plaque

I found this great wall decor while junkin last week. It was already rustic and shabby, but well, I wasn’t sure what in the heck it was. It was screaming chalkboard to me, but I wanted to make something a little different for my entryway and I wanted something monogrammed. Here’s how I did it!… Read More



IMG_2629-2

Hula Fringe Flower Burlap Lamp shade

I am still working on the Coastal Themed Bedroom uugh! Will it ever end….who knows….the rest of the house is suffering, but, hey my bedroom looks great!! I bought a couple of lamp shades that I have been meaning to up-do and of course they needed to be burlap!! Love the look of that fabric,… Read More





Mercury Glass Tutorial

Mercury Glass Made Simple

Mercury Glass, Mercury Glass, Mercury Glass….I have read all the different ways to make this latest trend on your own, and well of course like most of you, I did it my way….soo easy, I just winged it! I bought this cute glass geranium from one of my thrift store haunts (who knew those were… Read More




Rope Vase

Sisal Rope Vase

I bought this huge vase  a couple of years ago, I planned to spray paint it, but just never got around to it. It was sooo crazy 1980s teal. I saw a expensive basket vase in a store and I knew then how I could make that crazy vase taking up space in my basement… Read More





DIY Burlap Monogrammed Ottoman

Monogram Burlap Ottoman Up-do!

I found this great ottoman at one of my thrift store haunts, it just had great bones and for a whopping $5 I couldn’t resist! ! I researched a lot of different ways to go about this and since I had never attempted an upholstery job before, I found out there are lots of difficult… Read More