By Elle The moment I saw this blog post about DIY pallet furniture for the deck, I knew I had to try it. Pallets are pretty easy to come by, which is why people love to remake them into all sorts of things. Knowing we’d need about eight pallets, we picked up 10 (for free) … Continue reading DIY Deck Pallet Furniture
By Elle I’ve been waiting all summer to have a picnic just so I could wear these Ralph Lauren cropped gingham pants. I love picnics, and it’s been our family tradition — at least three generation’s worth — to picnic every summer, usually at the Cleveland Metroparks South Chagrin Reservation. When I was a girl, … Continue reading Perfect picnic pants
By Elle Take a look at how we transformed our 1970s laundry room into a place of wonder and elegance for washing and drying our clothes.
By Elle When deciding how to redo the office, my only requirement was that it be bright, colorful and cheery. No dark, studious space for me. As you can see from the “before” photos, the room had been painted salmon, and dark curtains covered the windows. We ended up keeping the dark brown carpeting for … Continue reading Office Redo: Color Explosion!