Tag Archives: color

color love: five mantras to live by

color love: five mantras to live by

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How to bring in some great hues for spring, that you’ll love.read more

the best homemade play-doh (color intro)

the best homemade play-doh (color intro)

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Art lessons with the handmade home : the basics of color.read more

backyard bliss

backyard bliss

And after wasp swarms, crazy weather, insane schedules and some saving of funds, I am oh so excitedly happy to show you the following.read more

a painted fall tablescape (fall table ideas)

a painted fall tablescape (fall table ideas)

Today, I thought we’d cover one of my favorite subject matters: With the age of our children, it isn’t really practical so I don’t get to do it very often… but every now and againread more

shared space ideas : the bathroom

shared space ideas : the bathroom

Little factoid of the day: Did you know that I was looking at my Wordpress dashboard yesterday and I realized at the last minute that this is our 1,000th post?

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the handbuilt home + how we painted the hutch

the handbuilt home + how we painted the hutch

Lately, a lot of wonderful people have been contacting us with questions about the hutch and console table combo we built for the fabulous Ana White’s awesome book, The Handbuilt Home. Here’s what we did.read more

color theory 101 : making the switch

color theory 101 : making the switch

I know it’s been a while since our last color theory series installation-but we’re back! If you missed the first …read more

freebie of the month club : this one’s for the girls

freebie of the month club : this one’s for the girls

Now you’ll have that song stuck in your head all day, right? And if you have no idea what song …read more

fresh paint

fresh paint

When we finished our stencil project a couple of weeks ago, for a few days the room smelled super fresh. You …read more

small spaces : master bedrooms

small spaces : master bedrooms

Hey wonderful people! It’s time for our next installment of small spaces here at The Handmade Home… We started out …read more

the lazy gal’s guide to seasonal wreaths

the lazy gal’s guide to seasonal wreaths

Happy happy Friday, everyone! Today, I thought I’d share a simple little post with you on easy peasy, seasonal updates …read more

party inspiration : girly glam

party inspiration : girly glam

Lately, I’ve been up to my eyeballs in partay planning. And I have a teensy confession: while it’s fun to …read more

southern comfort : the big house

southern comfort : the big house

Have you ever driven by one of those charming old homes in the countryside, and wanted to go inside? Maybe …read more

the boys’ room : a loft + alcove

the boys’ room : a loft + alcove

I’m kind of super excited about sharing this space with you today. This time last year, I shared a few …read more

if at first you don’t succeed…

if at first you don’t succeed…

Remember this lil gem of a post from last week? If you have no inkling whatsoever as to what the term “carebear …read more

linky party color wrap up

linky party color wrap up

So, for our first ever official linky partay, I gotta say, I was super duper pleased that so many of …read more

true colors : the handmade home linkay partay

true colors : the handmade home linkay partay

Howdy, awesome lovers of color! Remember last week’s post? It’s tiiiimmmmmmeeeeeee! I thought it would be fun to have this lil mini …read more

because cookie cutter kitchens bug me

because cookie cutter kitchens bug me

This really cool gal named Haley wrote me recently. It went a little somethin’ like this: “…I’ve never seen you …read more

Tiffany Interiors, chalk paint + a fabric breakthrough

Tiffany Interiors, chalk paint + a fabric breakthrough

Remember my wonderful cool friend who totally did my dining room chairs for me and kinda rocks my face off? …read more

room giveaway 3: erin’s living room

room giveaway 3: erin’s living room

Happy Monday, everyone! Today, we’re wrapping up our third, and final winner from our big room redo giveaway we had …read more