7 Ways to Add Color to your Home this Summer

Hey there, Emma here from Defined Designs again! I'm so happy to be sharing this post with you today because even though it's simple it's probably one of my favorites. Adding color to your home is one of the easiest ways to brighten up your space for a new season. The summer season comes with lots of things; the kids are out of school, you've got play dates, parties, and every other occasion you … [Read more...]

15 Creative Bookshelf Ideas

It doesn't matter if you live on your own or have a house full of kids, everyone always seems to find themselves with loads of books and no where to store them. You could always go grab your average bookshelf from your local Home store and stack them all together but I've always thought that was the easy way out. Why not think outside of the box and find a creative way to store those piles and … [Read more...]

6 Projects that Reuse Broken Crayons– Crayon Crafts!

  Hey there, Emma here again from Defined Designs with some great ideas on using up all those broken crayons you have lying around the house. The Easter Holiday is over, Spring Break vacations are wrapping up and I'm sure some of you are either getting ready to overhaul your house from the mess of toys that is now all over your floors - or you're just waiting for a fairy godmother to come … [Read more...]

DIY Easter Crafts, Games, & More!

Spring is here and that means the Easter bunny is on his way! The weather is also getting warmer and I'm sure everyone is excited to be able to go outside again after one of the worst winters (especially if you're reading this from New England...) And after all, 'tis the holiday for an Easter Egg Hunt. Am I right?? It's also time to start planning your easter brunch with the family and I've … [Read more...]

7 Must Have Ikea Products For Your Home

Hello there, Emma here from Defined Designs. If I had to admit to one guilty pleasure (besides my Netflix addiction) I'd have to say I LOVE nothing more than shopping for home decor. I live for online shopping, browsing local stores, and knowing the target home decor inventory by heart. I have zero shame when it comes to my love for home decor. The best part... Today, I'm sharing some of it with … [Read more...]

25+ Spring Cleaning Hacks for your Home

  What type of cleaner are you? Take the Quiz to find out!  It's that time of year again! Spring is right around the corner and even though all of this cold weather might not be reassuring, we've got spring cleaning to think about and keep us busy! Each year when this time of year comes around, there are so many items check off the list. Should you donate the kids old clothes, scrub the … [Read more...]

8 Punny Valentine Ideas {FREE printables}

Everyone loves a good pun right? These free 'PUNNY' printables will have your Valentine smiling all day long! Great ideas for all ages! Hey There! Emma here from Defined Designs! Valentines day is right around the corner and if you have little ones in school, I'm sure they want nothing more than the best box of 'frozen' valentines to give to their friends. And while I, as a confident twenty … [Read more...]

Easy DIY Super Bowl Party Ideas!

DECOR: So, you're hosting a Super Bowl party this Sunday with all of your friends & family. Whether it's a pot luck style or you are going to take on the challenge of making everything for yourself (I commend you for that one) You've still got to think about the decorations. Here are my favorite DIY ideas for pulling off that winning look! These are super bowl party ideas you have to try! 1. … [Read more...]

Amazing Holiday Treats To Make This Year!

I have a confession; I use Pinterest maybe a little more than the average person should. I pin everything and anything that catches my eye, and I'm always thinking to myself - 'That could come in handy some day' so I pin it anyways. With my busy schedule these days, there's no way I'm ever going to tackle my long list of drool worthy recipes I've gathered unless I plan to open a bakery in the near … [Read more...]

6 Clever Ideas: How to Style Awkward Corners In Your Home

I'm sure we all have that awkward corner in the house that you never know what to do with, what to put there, or how to style it so it doesn't look like such an eye sore.  With the holidays right around the corner and family members making their travel arrangements to head your way, I'm sure that dreadful corner is exactly what you don't want haunting you in your sleep. No need to worry anymore … [Read more...]

7 Easy Dipped DIY Projects

There's a fun new DIY trend that's all over the Pinterest world right now - Can you guess what it is? I bet you've pinned a few pictures of it but if your a little stumped, I'll help you out. It's called dipped diy furniture and let me tell you it's probably the easiest thing ever! Not to mention that you can make some pretty darn cute things with this easy as pie DIY trend! {check out the dipped … [Read more...]

DIY Kids Art Gallery Walls

Ever wonder what to do with all of the masterpieces that the little ones create for you? If you have piles and piles of colorings, drawings and paintings of all kinds from your kids at home, then today is the day to get your creativity flowing! I've got some great ideas pulled together to help display your little one's artwork without it seeming like they're just hung on the fridge.  Using some … [Read more...]

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