Have you all noticed the old looking map that sits on the fireplace mantel in our living room? I thought I’d talk a little bit about it today – in case you were curious about where it’s from and/or how we “antiqued” it. Hint: It was super-duper easy. Plus, it just happens to be one of my most favorite things ever. 🙂 [Read more…]
I was reading the blog over at Magnolia Homes the other day, and I came across this tutorial for making a hanging botanical print. I’ve always loved the look of these prints, and thought I would like to have one someday, but I had yet to stumble across one.
The steps in the tutorial seemed pretty straightforward and perfectly in line with my limited DIY skills, and I thought it would be worth a try so I could finally have a botanical print of my own, but then I remembered I had these old county map books collecting dust somewhere in the house. [Read more…]