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Babyfrog Designs

Some of you don't know about my alter knitting ego, Babyfrog Designs. I knit oh-so-cute custom clothes for babies and toddlers like this: and this Well recently, through my job at Blossoms, I was asked to...
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Basement Progress: Bookshelves and Closets

We're working slowly but surely on reorganizing the basement and making it more functional for all of us. So far, we've made a laundry nook and assigned wall space for my craft corner. Well when we cleared...
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A Total Eclipse Of The Heart

If you're a fan of the Twilight Saga like I am, or even if you're not, you'll definitely want to keep reading for tips on throwing an awesome themed party. My fellow geeks and I love to get together for movie...
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Tutorial: Burlap Runner

When I was looking for something simple and textural for my kitchen table, burlap was the first thing that came to mind. My table is on the smaller side so I liked the idea of a custom runner. Totally...
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Don’t Let The Bugs In!

If I had a nickel for every time I've said that....well, you know how that ends. I love a good breeze, and it doesn't get better than summer evenings here in Asheville. As part of our dining room/balcony...
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Fresh Faced

Totally inspired to greatness by my newly refinished kitchen table, I came up with this: my first ever this-is-more-than-just-a-place-to-drop-your-stuff table decor (aside from the occasional vase of flowers)....
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Seating For Any Occasion

Remember those two Ikea "Lack" side tables I picked up at Goodwill for $11.00? Just in time for my Eclipse party tomorrow (more on this next week), I re-purposed them as ottomans for extra seating. A coat of...
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Farmhouse Dining Table

Yesterday I posted about my plan to refinish my boring dining set. After many many hours of sanding and painting, I'm finally ready to show you the final result. Let's take a stroll down memory lane. And...
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The Claw

I'm probably in the minority here as far as DIYers go, but I prefer spray paint over brush paint any day of the week. Why? When applied properly, I find the finish to be much smoother than anything I've been...
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Basement Progress: A Crafty Corner

After reassessing the functions that my old office had to meet, we decided that most of my crafting things probably needed to move to the basement to make room for an occasional air mattress upstairs. Would...