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Wednesday February 1st, 2012

diy, diy projects by 24

diy project: bronze nail ceiling design

We’re taking a short break from valentine projects, but there will be another awesome Valentine’s Day post coming up after this. Grace, Amy and I are gearing up for some major DIY time while I’m in NYC this month, and one of the ideas we’ve been tinkering with involves copper tacks — lots of ‘em….

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Wednesday October 3rd, 2007

Tuesday August 21st, 2007

diy, diy projects by 47

peg board project

peg board project

as much as i loved my kitchen corkboard project, ac was right- it’s not the most practical thing for the kitchen. it turns out i don’t need to pin things up as often as i thought, so i decided to take a tip from julia child (via domino) and build a peg board for my…

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Tuesday July 3rd, 2007

diy, interior design by 5

kitchen ideas

i’m still ironing things out in our kitchen but it’s been so fun to see reader ideas that have been pouring in my mailbox. this quick shot comes from d*s reader crystal who used thrift store wallpaper and a great bright green paint (benjamin moore “baby fern”) to spruce up her cozy kitchen space. i…

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Thursday June 21st, 2007

diy, interior design by 10

real homes

i’ve been so inspired by all of the ideas i’ve heard from readers after the kitchen post. d*s reader katya usvitsky sent over these shots of some of her own kitchen diy and reupholstery diy. i love the way she used branches as towel bars- it’s such a nice, soft touch. always fun to see…

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Friday April 13th, 2007

diy by 56

corkboard project

ac and i live right above our neighborhood hardware store. i never thought i’d get so into a shop like that but i find myself in there at least twice a week looking for odds and ends. for the past few weeks as i waited in the check out line i would look at these…

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