All posts tagged DIY

Spring Home Decor

Spruce up your Space for Spring!

For anyone who loves home décor, the changing of seasons offers an amazing opportunity to switch things up and refresh the rooms in your place. For fall and winter, I […]

DIY Gift Guide

DIY Gift Guide

With the holiday season fast approaching, I was thinking about gifts that I could give my friends and family this year. I started doing some searching on Pinterest and the […]

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Wedding Talk: Asking my Maids of Honour

The minute you begin wedding research, you discover that nuptial information is certainly not in short supply these days. Type something in and you are greeted with no less than one […]


DIY Cork Board for the Wino in all of us

There’s nothing like exploiting your favourite indulgence for a crafty afternoon and a new masterpiece to adorn your walls. After many months of collection and consumption, and many subsequent months […]

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Pinterest Problems

Social media is, without a doubt, here to stay. The latest craze sweeping the social media scene is Pinterest. Pinterest is a site that allows you to create virtual pinboards […]


Midday Musings

Not too long ago, Kaylee introduced us to the idea of midday musings, a quick pick me up for your day filled with interesting things floating around the web that have caught our eyes. Behold, another installation of midday musings, in a nutshell… Samsung’s 5 Cent Hoax  Yesterday, a hilarious story hit the internet involving …

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Re-Decorating with Colour

As some of you may know, all 5 of us nuts have moved since the beginning of 2012. While Kaylee and Jess are now both calling Toronto their new home, Catherine, Kate and I have all re-located within the Nation’s Capital. Moving is never an easy venture (it is actually known as one of the …


DIY: Nuts for Nuts!

Around here, we’re always looking for new trends to try, and new projects to take on. This weekend, I embarked on a task that embodied both of those mandates. If […]

One woman’s trash . . .

Is another woman’s treasure. This saying rings particularly true when it comes to me and antique finds. Anyone who knows me, also knows that I swoon over a dusty phonograph […]

As Good As New: Homemade Jewelry Cleaner

I’ve expressed my fondness for accessories on several occasions (1 & 2 for example). In this article in particular, we shall discuss (rather, I will demonstrate) the proper care instructions for your most […]