Tag: diy

National Painting Week is coming May 19th

National Painting Week is coming May 19th

For the past five years, Sherwin-Williams has dedicated an entire week to the power of color to transform rooms, homes and communities. National Painting Week kicks off May 19th and I’m happy to announce I’m one of the DIY bloggers…

Holiday DIY: Paint a Festive Front Door

Holiday DIY: Paint a Festive Front Door

Nothing says “welcome to our home” than a freshly painted front door. It’s the first thing your guests see as they enter in. My door was such a basic Becky — a boring old wooden door that was this way…

DIY: Painted Salt Dough Christmas Ornaments

DIY: Painted Salt Dough Christmas Ornaments

One of my favorite things to do as a kid was making salt dough ornaments. It was our first Christmas in San Diego and I was in kindergarten. I remember my teacher helping me roll out the dough, putting just…

Halloween Style Challenge: Harvest mantle

Halloween Style Challenge: Harvest mantle

For the second year in a row, I had the pleasure of working with Home Depot on their Halloween Style Challenge. This is how the challenge works: they send me a big box full of cool Halloween goodies and with…

I love my Sherwin-Williams store #SWColorLove

I love my Sherwin-Williams store #SWColorLove

The crew at the local Sherwin-Williams know me by now. They’re always there to help me bring my crazy color ideas to life. My colorful home is proof.

DIY: Geometric Clutch Bag

DIY: Geometric Clutch Bag

Ever since I was a little girl, I’ve imagined creating my designs on stuff. Shoes, handbags, backpacks, pillows, scarves, tees, rugs — I would close my eyes and see my artwork on it. That is a designer’s dream come true:…

National Painting Week: DIY Stained Pallet Wall

National Painting Week: DIY Stained Pallet Wall

When you live in a home with eight people, sometimes you just need some extra room to breathe. We built this pallet wall in our patio for privacy, and now it was in serious need of some TLC.

Low-key Halloween: Gourds, squash + pumpkins

Low-key Halloween: Gourds, squash + pumpkins

Keep your holiday decor simple by using the fresh elements of Fall: gourds, squash, pinecones and pumpkins. I’ll never be that person who has blow-up ghosts and witches on their front lawn for Halloween. I usually go for a more…

Make this! Wearable art: Hand-painted clutch bag

Make this! Wearable art: Hand-painted clutch bag

Want to stand out in the crowd? Personalize this inexpensive clutch bag by adorning it with black craft paint and organic shapes. I will be in Utah this week for the Altitude Summit, also known as Alt Summit, one of…

Make your own: Painted terracotta pots

Make your own: Painted terracotta pots

If you have several succulent plants in need of terracotta pots, you can spruce them up with some craft paint for maximum curb appeal. Succulents are my jam. The only green plant I can’t seem to kill. Beyond their penchant…