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Wednesday November 3rd, 2010

Monday October 4th, 2010

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d*s diy lighting event with lindsey adelman!

I’ve been anxiously awaiting this event for weeks now and am thrilled to announce a little DIY get-together we’re having this week in Brooklyn as part of Design Downtown, an event series at the Nightwood pop-up shop! This Wednesday, October 6th, from 7–9pm, Brooklyn-based lighting designer Lindsey Adelman will join Amy and me for a…

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Wednesday September 8th, 2010

Wednesday August 25th, 2010

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diy project: sconce glass centerpiece

diy project: sconce glass centerpiece

we have an abundance of useless sconces in our apartment. they are a pain in the neck to turn on and they provide illumination for about six inches of a small hallway leading to our back door, but the kicker: they’re ugly. in fact, if i hadn’t been walking through my local salvage yard and…

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Wednesday August 18th, 2010

Wednesday July 21st, 2010

Wednesday July 7th, 2010

Wednesday June 16th, 2010

Wednesday June 2nd, 2010

Wednesday May 12th, 2010

Wednesday April 28th, 2010

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diy project: may day floral door basket

diy project: may day floral door basket

we’ve got four great diy projects coming up today, so i wanted to start the do-it-yourself celebration with a fun post from floral designer jaime giorgi. based in burlington, vermont (but moving to napa this june!), jaime runs the monkey flower group, a small floral studio specializing in botanical pieces to “hold, wear, and share“….

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Wednesday April 21st, 2010

Wednesday February 24th, 2010

Wednesday February 10th, 2010

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diy project: valentine lightbulb

diy project: valentine lightbulb

i know a lot of people find valentine’s day to be a commercialized, over-hyped, pressure-cooker of a holiday (um, take it easy with the chocolate aisles, drug stores). in my mind though, valentine’s day is great because such little things can make huge statements on this romantic day. pretty much any act of kindness carries…

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Thursday January 28th, 2010

Wednesday January 13th, 2010

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waterslide decals + bike chain clock

i’ve been wanting to learn how to properly work with waterslide decals for a while now, so i was thrilled to hear from melinda at little old hat last week. melinda posted a great how-to for working with waterslide decals and she created some pretty adorable mugs in the process. i’ve been wanting to use…

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Wednesday December 23rd, 2009

Wednesday December 16th, 2009

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diy project: emily’s ornament wreath

diy project: emily’s ornament wreath

i’ve seen so many beautiful rustic wreath ideas this year, that i thought it would be fun to switch it up a bit and share this fun project from emily at thirty-eight 20. emily sent over her “technicolor ornament wreath” project and i couldn’t resist. it’s a great way to make use of inexpensive ornaments…

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