Category: DIY

Sneak peek: Geometric Wall Mural

Sneak peek: Geometric Wall Mural

If you’ve been following me on Instagram or Snapchat, then you know I’ve been working on this really cool geometric mural in my home office in celebration of National Painting Week and Sherwin-Williams Latino.

DIY Life | Why you should make your space beautiful

DIY Life | Why you should make your space beautiful

Making my home beautiful is an integral part of my¬†wellness. Being creative with my living space also helps cultivate a peaceful atmosphere. I feel like I’ve been blogging every place but here, my own little piece of interweb heaven, my…

DIY: Transform a vintage side table with color

DIY: Transform a vintage side table with color

Revive old furniture by painting it with a bright, lively color such as Coral Reef, Sherwin-Williams 2015 Color of the Year. Anytime I see an old, beat-up piece of furniture, I get stars in my eyes. I start to envision…

Ikea Hack: Ombre Painted Baskets

Ikea Hack: Ombre Painted Baskets

Personalize your home using inexpensive baskets from IKEA and make them unique and on trend. Using paint, transform your storage options with this Ikea hack. Who doesn’t love Ikea? I know I do. I’ve spent many an afternoon getting lost…

DIY: Mexican Fabric Clutch Bag

DIY: Mexican Fabric Clutch Bag

Spruce up your plain clutch bag with Mexican fabric, which adds a pop of color and culture to your wardrobe. Ya’ll know how I am about that ethnic fabric life. Keep your Michael Kors bag. Your Coach bag. Your Kate…

Make Your Own: Painted Mexican “Tile”

Make Your Own: Painted Mexican “Tile”

Being a third generation Mexican-American, I try to keep my culture alive at home by filling it with things that I love and that possess the spirit of Mexico. Something that is specific to our culture and beautifully functional all…

Think Pink: Exuberant Pink Accent Wall

Think Pink: Exuberant Pink Accent Wall

Sometimes all it takes is a little bit of color to add some punch to a room. This is why I’ve always loved accent walls. Choosing a color that will compliment the style of your home is a challenge and…

How to: Refresh a Patio Table

How to: Refresh a Patio Table

It usually happens this way. I’m sitting down relaxing outside while my girls play, observing my surroundings and minding my own business when inspiration will strike. Ooh, that would look cool if I painted it turquoise. I bet if we…

How to: Tie-Dye Ombre Shoes

How to: Tie-Dye Ombre Shoes

With back to school right around the corner, I wanted to diy an inexpensive pair of shoes for my daughter so she’d have something cute and unique to wear on her first day of school at our charter school’s learning…

DIY: Mexican Fabric-Wrapped Bangles

DIY: Mexican Fabric-Wrapped Bangles

We love the Mexican fabric trend! Make your own fashion statement by creating your own Mexican-fabric wrapped bangle bracelets. Bangles and bracelets, you can never have too many. I’m a jeans and tee kind of gal, so brightly colored bangles…