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How to use Freezer paper to make a DIY Throw Pillow

This week’s DIY projects kick off with an easy DIY technique that will let you create vintage looking throw pillows for every room of the house from Lauren at Gather & Flourish. [Don’t tell my husband I’ve already started a set for our living room.] I love how versatile freezer paper is for crafting and this transfer idea is one I had never heard of before! I love Lauren’s design style and I can’t wait to add a few of these pillows to my home.

See the full tutorial and then head to the contest entry form at the bottom of the post for the chance to win a prize from one of our fantastic Spring Blog Party sponsors.    

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Arts & Crafts/ Event Planning

Your Love Is So Cheesy – DIY Cheese Gift Set

Celebrating an engagement with a DIY Cheese Gift Set

My cousin Jeannie and her boyfriend Andy got engaged over 4th of July weekend and we celebrated their engagement at a fabulous wine and cheese party last weekend. They’ve been dating for several years now and I’m so excited to be a part of their wedding party and celebrate with them as they plan their wedding. 

The engagement party was a wine & cheese theme so I knew I wanted to give them a Hickory Farms Cheese Sampler Gift Box to enjoy alongside a fun DIY Cheese Board. Personalizing a Cheese Board with a bit of wood burning takes just a few minutes and is the perfect addition to any gift set

DIY Cheese Board

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Home Decor & Projects

DIY Cushioned Ottoman

Buying a home in the Denver housing market (crazy pants) is hard enough, but after we finished with the hunting and purchase process that took most of the fall we were left with the challenge of furnishing the house.

Our family room was somewhat of a tricky area to figure out, with only one direction th e furniture could go and very specific dimensions that didn’t seem to correspond to the typical size of sectional sofas.

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