We Didn't Need a Stud or a Stud Finder

 Hanging curtains isn't easy. At least it wasn't for me and my friend Carrie. We spent a good portion of our day learning, through trial and error, some tips that we could share with you. But first I am going to break down my Ikea haul......more

DIY Home Decor - String Art!

Ikea Shopping Adventure

Moving into a new space has given me a chance to reevaluate my current space and redesign and simplify it for the future. Monday night I met up with my dear friend Autumn, she is a budget guru and is sweetly helping me work on revamping mine. (Thanks Autumn!) After about 45minutes of going over the numbers she and I came up with a budget of $300 that I could spend on getting items for my new room and bathroom....more

Creative uses for Spooky Halloween Birds

Spooky bird decorations for Halloween? Love them. Can't get enough of them. I have more than a few sitting around and it hit me that they should be doing something. Just look at this guy standing there. He needs a job. ...more
The Birds scared the heck out of me when I was a kid. I love that movie, lol. - Denisemore

And so it begins...

 We are moving house this month. In preparation for this, we've already had a garage sale to downsize before the move. And... we had a painting party, our new space needed a little love. A few of our amazing friends came over for the day and helped us bust out the whole house. It was awesome. (Thanks again friends!...more

Fourth Decor

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June 2013 Wish List!

Origionally posted on thegypsywife.com...more

Planning Your Outdoor Space? 7 Great Ideas!

Whether your outdoor space allows you to lounge poolside or sip lemonade on a balcony, you'll need some inspiration to put together your perfect oasis. Below I've gathered a variety of my favorites! Take a look and start planning....more

Kitchen Designs: Trends and Styles

Cooking and Kitchen Designs are synonymous for me. Being able to make something stunning in a beautiful kitchen is an experience in itself. I love my kitchens - both at my home in Melbourne and at my beach house in Venus Bay - both are very different settings, one being simple contemporary and the other very French Provincial. Today I thought I would share some of my daydreaming...kitchens that are just simply house beautiful!!...more
Thanks for the comments lovelies...   I am a big renovator and refuse to pay anything full price ...more