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August
17

Guest Blogger: Transform Old Frames into Memento Displays

As you gear up to send your kids (or yourself!) back to school, consider adding this creative DIY project to your “To Do” list. In just an afternoon, plus drying time for paint, you will have a unique way to display school photos, report cards, event tickets, sports ribbons, team clothing and more. This is […]

Tim Kime DIY Frame Blog Frames
August
2

Guest Blogger: From Kitchen Cast-Asides to Garden Flower POW-er

Oh, the Dog Days of Summer!  This time of year, your garden might be withering from all the heat, so here is an easy and whimsical way to add floral flair that will always be fresh, bright, and blooming: Garden flowers made from plates (and other discarded kitchen items).  They are sure to be the […]

Tim Kime DIY Flowers
June
12

Summer Tee Shirt No-Sew DIY

Fashionistas, oftentimes, when I go to Goodwill, I spot tons of cool logo, vintage, and sports tees that are ginormous on me. Sometimes, they simply aren’t in my size. But most of the time I find them in the men’s section. I never want to leave these unique finds behind. So I usually purchase them […]

Summer Tee Shirt No-Sew DIY
November
15

Paint the Town With Chalk Paint DIY Adventure

For several years now, I’ve always wanted to embark on my very own, relatively high-effort, DIY project. Especially one involving transforming a useful piece of furniture seen at Goodwill into something I could envision in my own bedroom. I’ve tried to paint counter tops and other small items in the past but the projects were […]

DCGF and Bahia from On the Purple Couch
June
6

3 Steps to Turn Your T-Shirt into a Halter Crop Top

Fashionistas, this past weekend, I picked up an old (dated 1990) Harley Davidson shirt for only a couple of bucks. Even though it was DEFINITELY not my size, I knew I had to take it home with me, because I’m such a big sucker for everything and anything vintage. After taking it home, I thought […]

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May
12

3 Tricks for a Missing Button

Goodwill fashionistas, I purchased a gorgeous top at the Bowie store the other weekend, and when I wore it this week, a button fell off and went MIA! I was a bit disappointed because this top is by the higher end brand Rag & Bone and I really want to wear it again. This situation […]

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