Vintage Toy Neutral nursery before - Fall 2018 One Room Challenge

Vintage Toy Nursery – One Room Challenge Week 1

Labor Day weekend took on a whole new meaning this year when our firstborn surprised us by arriving three weeks early.  We chose to wait until delivery to find out whether we were having a boy or a girl and were so excited to finally find out that we had a sweet baby GIRL.  It’s a moment we’ll never forget, and the surprise was so worth the wait!

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One Room Challenge Week 2 | Homespun by Laura |

The Ultimate Gift Guide for Makers & DIY-ers

Whether your favorite DIY-er is into making crafts, art, home decor, or just a big mess, you’ll find something for them here.  These gifts aren’t limited to Christmas, either.  This gift guide for DIYers will help you find the Perfect something for birthdays, mother’s day, or any other day of the year.  I’ve compiled a wide variety of items from all kinds of diy and craft categories to help make the day a special one.

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$75 DIY Powder Room (and Pantry!) Update: One Room Challenge Reveal | Homespun by Laura | Budget half bathroom makeover

$75 DIY Powder Room Reveal | Fall 2017 One Room Challenge

What started as a sad and dated half bathroom is now a calm and pretty powder room – and I did it all for under $76!  this powder room makeover proves that A little bit of paint can go a long way!

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$75 DIY Powder Room (and Pantry!) Update: One Room Challenge Week 6 | Homespun by Laura | Organizing the Pantry

$75 DIY Powder Room Update – One Room Challenge Week 6

creating a system that allows you to see everything with a quick glance, use the food you have so it doesn’t go bad, and that you can easily maintain is the most important quality in a pantry. In Week 6 of the One Room Challenge, I’m sharing tips to help you create your own system for an organized pantry that works for you.

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$75 DIY Powder Room (and Pantry!) Update: One Room Challenge Week 3 | Homespun by Laura | How to make a DIY framed mirror for under $15 in a few hours without any power tools!

$75 DIY Powder Room Update – One Room Challenge Week 5

For about the price of a decent bacon cheeseburger, I created a DIY framed mirror from an old one I didn’t like.  Read on to find out how to update your own ugly mirror without using any power tools!

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$75 DIY Powder Room (and Pantry!) Update: One Room Challenge Week 3 | Homespun by Laura | Painting a linoleum floor with Cutting Edge "Augusta" stencil: The After

$75 DIY Powder Room Update – One Room Challenge Week 4

In Week 4 of my $75 One Room Challenge, I finally pulled out my wallet to purchase supplies and materials.  I spent nearly all my budget this week, but it went a long way in making a difference in the room.  The floor and light fixture both got a makeover that brought them into this century!

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$75 DIY Powder Room (and Pantry!) Update: One Room Challenge Week 3 | Homespun by Laura | Transforming a half bathroom from floor to ceiling with paint and persistence

$75 DIY Powder Room Update – One Room Challenge Week 3

Week three of the one room challenge saw another free change in the form of paint.  The ceiling, walls, and trim all got a few coats of paint, and combined with the painted vanity and hardware, the room is starting to come together!!

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To-Do List Tuesday & a Master Bathroom Update

During September’s 30 Projects in 30 Days, I checked so many items off of the ever-expanding to-do list – 30, to be precise, in case you were wondering – but that barely put a dent in it.  So I’m going to continue whittling it down, tackling one thing at a time and sharing my progress on the blog on (most) Tuesdays.

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