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Easy tufted headboard makeover using drop cloth fabric

How To Makeover Your Headboard With a Drop Cloth

Creative Blogger’s Challenge   Some of my blogging buddies and I have gotten together to bring you the Creative Blogger’s Challenge.  We have a list of projects for the next 12 months to dazzle you with, read on to…

Easy, cheap, DIY way to flock your Christmas tree

Flocking Your Christmas Tree for $3.99

  Thanksgiving is over and we are moving full speed ahead to Christmas here on Pearl Street.   We bought a new Christmas tree last year after having to throw away our old one…that was totally my fault and…

25 easy DIY Christmas projects to liven up your home

A Very DIY Christmas

With Thanksgiving this week I know you are in the midst of preparations for a huge holiday dinner.  Wether you are hosting or attending, it will be a busy week ahead!  Once the big meal is over, our focus…

Easy ladder repurpose with chalk paint using my HomeRight paint sprayer

Easy Ladder Repurpose with Chalk Paint

Hello all!!  What a wonderful Indian summer we are having here in Indiana.  It is November and temps are staying in the sixties!!  Can you believe that?!!  When I was a kid there was snow in November…maybe there is…

Repurposed Apothecary Jars

Fall is finally upon us here in Indiana and all of my beautiful summer flowers are done blooming for the year (insert sad face).  I  repurposed these great apothecary jars this spring to hold my artificial flowers and now…

Easy DIY to Give New Life to Old Belts

This past weekend was a DIY trifecta for this girl! After helping the hubby finish up his yard leveling, grass seed sowing project (okay, I only helped with the grass seed sowing part 😉  )  and while he took…

New Life For Old Belts…Here’s How

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So, you have your belts and chair and you are ready to go…let’s make this chair seat! I had already painted the chair red so I sprayed it with the Valspar’s Clear Satin spray to keep the red paint…

Easy DIY Mirror with Looking Glass Spray

The last couple of months have been long and fraught with health issues for me (menopause is no joke let me tell ya!) exhaustion, lack of focus, changing medicines to all herbal, trying an antidepressant to give me energy,…

Easy DIY Fall Banner

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I recently participated in a FESTIVE FALL HOME TOUR with ten other amazing bloggers.  We pinned ideas and checked out past fall home tours.  I knew that I wanted to make a fall banner for my fireplace to really dress…

Forget the floral pins, go straight for the glue gun

How Not to Make a Fall Wreath

I am in full fall decorating mode here on Pearl Street.  I normally don’t start until October (I love to hang on to summer as long as possible), but this year I am joining some other amazing bloggers for…

Space Saving DIY Side Tables

Oh my goodness!!!  It is July already!!!  Just 24 more Fridays until Christmas….I know, STOP IT!!!  That saying is true, the older you get the faster time passes 🙁 I hope you all had a wonderful 4th of July…