Ho-Ho-Holiday Wallpapers for Phone, Desktop, and iPhone Case!

Christmas iPhone printable

When it comes to the holiday season, I like to start small. I’ll start by introducing Christmas socks into my wardrobe, playing Sufjan Stevens’ holiday records on Pandora, and I usually change the wallpaper on my smartphone. This year, I’m sharing a festive design in a few color schemes, depending on your holiday preference! You can download them as a wallpaper for your phone or desktop, or, keep reading to find out how to print and use as a festive iPhone case.              Continue Reading

Print These! Autumn-Inspired Smartphone Case Designs

Fall iPhone Case Designs You Can Print

Where is summer running off to in such a hurry? Even though I'm a bit sad to see another season come to a close, I'm quietly giddy about the return of autumn. I can't help myself, I'm just so in love with the season. Big scarves, chilly breeze, pumpkin-flavored everything… it's hands-down the best season ever. While there are still a few weeks remaining until fall is officially here, I've got just the project to start you transitioning. Continue Reading

A Bathroom In Transition Gets a Much Needed Makeover

Our guest bathroom needed help the day we moved into our home. But, as things go, it got ignored. There were so many more important things to do in the home, and the bathroom wasn’t actually in truly awful condition. I know the picture above looks horrible, but one we got the estate sale leftovers cleaned up, the only real problem was the floor.

Eventually,tThis little bathroom will  be gutted and we’ll start over from scratch. Continue Reading

Downloadable: 4 Palm Springs-Inspired Desktop Wallpapers You Gotta Have this Summer

4 Palm Springs inspired desktop wallpapers

I can't even begin tell you how much I want to go to Palm Springs one day. It's got everything I could ever want in a getaway –  oodles of sunshine, poolside cocktails, canyons and hiking trails to explore – what's not to love?

And although it might be awhile before I get there (it's a long way away from where I am here in Australia), that doesn't stop me dreaming about all things related to summer holidays. Continue Reading

How to Install a Fake Backsplash in Your Kitchen

If you're a renter but want to improve your kitchen or bathroom, follow this tutorial on how to install a fake backsplash

Hello to my fellow renters! Here's the situation: I've been fighting with my kitchen ever since I moved into my apartment. It's completely functional, but it's not ideal for the following reasons: it's way too small, the cabinets do nothing to help visually, and the walls have been stained from cooking accidents of years past. I wanted to class the joint up a bit, and decided to install a fake backsplash by way of removable vinyl wallpaper.             Continue Reading

How to: Give Your Space a Scandinavian- Inspired Vibe with Removable Wallpaper

How to: Give Your Space a Scandinavian- Inspired Vibe with Removable Wallpaper

Not too long ago, we gave our family room a mini makeover. But it didn’t feel quite like us or flow well with the rest of our home. We love all things Scandinavian-inspired and I knew that I wanted the space to feel cozy and welcoming. Before, our space felt a bit blunt and loud. Our geometric painted wall was one of the first things that caught your eye in the space and I wanted to finally get rid of the turquoise color, which was never really my favorite anyway. Continue Reading

Renter-Friendly DIY: How to Customize Your Own Removable Wallpaper

Customized Removable Wallpaper

Living in a rental is not my ideal situation, but I’ve learned to make the best of the space that I have and still make the customizations that I want. One of the best ways to customize a space is with a fun accent wall, and for renters who cannot paint or apply wallpaper, removable wallpaper is king! I wanted to create a completely customized accent wall without painting it, so instead, I created customized removable wallpaper using a form of solid-colored contact paper. Continue Reading

Wallpaper Wannabe: Options For Getting That Wallpapered Look In A Rental

As much as I’d love to own a home and change up every little thing I want, our circumstances cause us to rent at the moment. But just because we’re renting, doesn’t mean we have to sacrifice style! There are tons of ways to customize a rental and make bigger changes than just switching out decor. Add some color and pattern with temporary wallpaper! I’ve rounded up a few faves that could work with any budget!  Continue Reading

10 Genius DIY Wallpaper Alternatives to Give Your Room Some Pow!

Roundup: 10 Genius Wallpaper Alternatives

Wallpaper is a fun way to dress up a wall… but it’s not always the right solution for every situation. It’s expensive and time-consuming to apply. But there are tons of great alternatives out there – everything from decals to stencils to creative painting techniques. Keep reading to check out ten of our favorite unique wallpaper alternatives.   

 

Roundup: 10 Genius Wallpaper Alternatives
Photo: IKEA’s Livet Hemma Blog

1. You might consider covering your walls with book pages, music, or other vintage paper goods. Continue Reading

Eye Candy: 15 Furniture & Accessory Updates Using Wallpaper

15 Furniture & Accessory Updates Using Wallpaper

When every Friday rolls around, I get in the DIY mood and start scouring the web for weekend projects that might interest me. I have quite the collection of wallpaper that is just begging to be used. And I’m fairly certain it’s going to be on a chair like the vintage one below!      

 

15 Furniture & Accessory Updates Using Wallpaper
photo: BHG

Love this colorful number! via Better Homes & Gardens 

15 Furniture & Accessory Updates Using Wallpaper
photo: A Beautiful Mess

Wallpaper the stairs! via A Beautiful Mess 

15 Furniture & Accessory Updates Using Wallpaper
photo: The House That Lars Built 

Line your envelopes with wallpaper scraps. Continue Reading