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Cafe Curtain with Ruffle from a Thrifted Pillowcase + Ruffle Video Tutorial

Cafe Curtain from a Thrifted Pillowcase

Today I’m going to show you how to make these awesome cafe curtains out of a pillowcase. There’s even a video tutorial for the most difficult part: the ruffle.

There are a lot of pretty leaded glass windows in our old house, and I hate covering up the awesome design … Read the rest

Room Tour: Science Bathroom

Science Bathroom

We thought it was due time for a little room tour! Welcome to our first floor half bath, where we fully live up to our blog name with an awesome science theme. It, like the rest of our house, is only halfway decorated (it needs paint, a mirror, and curtains, … Read the rest


Entryway - School Desk

Project Life is coming tomorrow – it was too dark today to take good photos.

I love school stuff. Jake likes to describe my decorating style as “8th grade classroom”. Which is probably spot on. We’ve got a school chair or a microscope in pretty much every room in the … Read the rest

Coffee Bag Rug

One of my goals for this summer is to actually do some of the tutorials I’ve been collecting.
There’s a lot of pressure out there to re-invent the wheel and be original, but you can learn a lot from others and can make some pretty awesome stuff too! Just make … Read the rest

Nesting Doll Curtains!

I finally finished the curtains for Eliza’s room! I’m a novice sewer, so these took me forever. They contain both my first attempt at hemming and my first attempt at ruffles.

Eliza's Nesting Doll Cafe Curtain

It took awhile for us to decide what kind of window treatments to use in Eliza’s room. The 100 … Read the rest

Solutions for your teeny artist

If your kid is anything like Eliza, then you have more art projects and colored pages than you have room on your fridge. We wanted to display her work, but somehow a lot of it just ended up lying around (everywhere).

Here’s our solution.


We made an art garland for … Read the rest