Decorating

Define Your Style {A Dutch Boy Collaboration and Contest}

by Edie Wadsworth on October 7, 2014

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I always assumed that when I got really good and grown up and got everything in my house just how I wanted it, I’d stop wanting to repaint  and redecorrange my rooms.  I should have known that no such day would ever come.  My style continues to evolve and change and my love for creating […]

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The Best Decorating Trick in the Book

by Edie Wadsworth on September 5, 2014

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(pillow to match my logo from my dear friend, Darlene, from this shop) I get antsy every year about this time.  I want to repaint all the walls and win the lottery so I can buy bolts of dreamy fabric and stacks of throw pillows.  Since I don’t buy lottery tickets, I’m probably not gonna […]

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This is so amazing to me that it’s worth documenting.  When we rebuilt our house after the fire of 2010, Darlene and I collaborated on several rooms in my house.  Up to that point, I had always been afraid of seeking help with design projects because I didn’t want someone telling me all the rules […]

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The Book I’ve Waited My Whole Life to Read {#IDHTBPTBB}

by Edie Wadsworth on April 30, 2014

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Welcome WBIR friends!! I’ve got a special page ready for you with a free download! Click here to get started! When I was in my fourth year of medical school, I hosted my first big shindig at my house.  I hired a bluegrass band, put up a bunch of makeshift decorations (which I mostly clipped […]

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Progress at the Mountain Cabin {The Power of White}

by Edie Wadsworth on March 31, 2014

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It was a wonderful week of break from all the things called normal life.  I was so happy to share some of my friends with you last week through guest posts and I’m equally as happy to be back with you today! I missed you lovelies something awful. We spent the week in the mountains […]

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What’s On My Spring Mantel

by Edie Wadsworth on February 21, 2014

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Okay, it’s no secret.  I’m the queen of the cluttered mantel.  I’ve TRIED less is more.  I really have.  And it’s almost Lent, so less is more made sense in my head.  Just not on my mantel.  AND? I’m pretty passionate about Lent and especially how we often need to add things to our lives […]

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House Tour

by Edie Wadsworth on February 20, 2014

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A collection of our home photos all in one place after our rebuild from the house fire!   s i d e   e n t r y w o r k   r o o m or room where we use props and make funny faces! Or room where we write and study Or […]

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4 Gifts to Give Your Mantel {#loveyourmantel}

by Edie Wadsworth on February 17, 2014

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I have mantels on the brain, so please bear with me! (Also, I’m working on tracing down the links on all the photos, which is harder than it looks!) via Emily Henderson, the reigning queen of all things mantel and decorating and baby snuggling. We know what to get the bride, but have you heard […]

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Bedazzled Mannequin {aka Mrs. Tumnus, the Faun}

by Edie Wadsworth on December 3, 2013

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I’ve had my eye on this project for at least 3 years.  Finally, my bedazzled mannequin dreams have come true.  I want one in every room, much to Stevie’s pain and suffering. The first thing you should know about this project is—it’s prickly.  The second thing you should know is that your mannequin must be […]

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Elements of a Teen Girl’s Room

by Edie Wadsworth on September 20, 2013

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She’s been asking for her own room for more than a year.  She’s always shared a room with Elea and they’ve been so close over the years that they’re almost like twins.  I couldn’t stand the thought of them being separated.  So, I put her off for a while. And I put her off some […]

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Eclectic Fall Mantel

by Edie Wadsworth on September 18, 2013

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I’ve been trying over the past few years to decorate for the seasons from stuff I already own or can clip from my yard.  I just collect things I love over time and try to find ways to use them in a unique way. After our house fire, I didn’t go out and replace all […]

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DIY Large Photo Prints

by Edie Wadsworth on September 15, 2013

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DIY large photo prints?  Sort of.  I suppose all in all, this isn’t so much of a Do It Yourself project as it is a Let Hobby Lobby Do It For You project.  But, let’s not argue over semantics.  I had to coordinate this project and it’s pretty cheap— so I’m calling it a DIY. […]

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DIY White Lacquer Desk {and Tween Room progress}

by Edie Wadsworth on August 23, 2013

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I risked life and limb to bring this post to you.  But I know how you like  a good story. So, here goes. Antique and thrift stores have ruined me forever.  I almost NEVER see new furniture I love.  Yet, nearly every time I go into a good antique store, the possibilities are brimming.  I […]

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Summer House Tour

by Edie Wadsworth on June 7, 2013

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“And so with the sunshine and the great bursts of leaves growing on the trees, just as things grow in fast movies, I had that familiar conviction that life was beginning over again with the summer.” ― F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby I haven’t seen Gatsby yet but it’s on my summer list.  I […]

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Ditto/DIY::Painted Tray Vignette

by Edie Wadsworth on May 6, 2013

{ditto} DIY: Inspired Design For the Rest of Us

Welcome to our first {ditto} DIY challenge! Once a month, beginning today, nine very different bloggers are attempting to recreate in our own homes a project or design element inspired by a haute couture design selected by Darlene Weir of Fieldstone Hill Design. (For more details on what {ditto}DIY is all about, check out this […]

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