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...]

Summer Outdoor Patio Ideas

Make the most of your outdoor space this summer but giving your patio a bright and summery makeover! Here are some fun Summer outdoor patio ideas to get you started - outdoor rugs, outdoor lighting, outdoor furniture, outdoor decor and more. This post is in collaboration with World Market, Rachael Ray Magazine, and Porch.com. Ever wish you could have a makeover on your yard? Enter to win this … [Read more...]

How to make a Gold Foil Art Print – DIY Tutorial

Ever wonder how to make a gold foil art print? They are super trendy right now in home & office decor! This gold foil art print 'Blog like a Boss' was made with a free printable design I created and my new Anna Griffin Minc machine. This is a sponsored post but all opinions are my own. i used my new anna griffin minc machine to create this adorable gold foil desk art print! i have wanted to … [Read more...]

Pink, Teal, Macaron, & Heart Themed Girls Room Ideas

 This year for my daughters birthday I bent the rules a bit. I have always said that Aubrey would be allowed sleepovers when she was ten…but when her best friend (named Aubrey too!) was moving across the country shortly after her 6th birthday, I wanted something special that they could always remember together. Neither of them had ever had a sleepover before, and they were absolutely giddy over … [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...]

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...]

Laundry Room Organization and Storage Ideas

Ideas and inspiration to get your laundry room organization going - and make it adorable with a yellow and teal color palette! This is a sponsored post brought to you by Birch Lane - one of my absolute favorite home decor, accessories, and furnishing stores! the new year is all about getting organized right?! i have been working through my house room by room organizing, cleaning, and updating. … [Read more...]

DIY: Ideas to Decorate Clear Ornaments

Hi, Michelle here from Michelle’s Party Plan-It  sharing 4 easy ways to decorate clear ornaments for your Christmas Tree!  Not only is this an easy project to do with the kids, but these ornaments make great teacher, hostess and grandparent gifts. Handmade gifts are the best, and if you love to DIY as much as I do, chances are you have most of the items needed for this project on hand! To get … [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...]

Cranberry & Mustard Holiday Tablescape

did you all have a wonderful thanksgiving?! i sure did! we hosted several families for a potluck 'friendsgiving' and had so much amazing food! it was wonderful to have a full house when we all are so far from our families and nice to be with our resident/military pseudo family! this year i wanted to do a holiday tablescape with decor that could stand the test of time through the fall and into the … [Read more...]

Halloween Decorations Home Tour – Quick and Easy Ideas

this year i have decorated a bit around the house for halloween and wanted to share some of the fun ideas for halloween decorations! they were all easy & quick! i usually just decorate with a 'fall' theme around my house -- mostly because i'm lazy and can leave it up for 2 months instead of just for halloween. but this year i added a few halloween specific decorations into the mix. if you are … [Read more...]

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