Spring Home Decor

Spring Décor Ideas for the Southern Chinoiserie Home

It’s A Colorful Life Spring Home Tour – 2020 This post contains Spring Decor Ideas for the Southern Chinoiserie Home. Today we will review DIY projects and tons of other simple tips that will help bring spring’s cheerful vibe into your home. [Currently, our world is being held hostage by Covid-19. My hope and prayer

Lacquered Green Bathroom Vanity and Vintage Light Fixture make a colorful Chinoiserie Style Powder Room

DIY – Small Bathroom Makeover — The Reveal

“Prettify the Privy” is ready for her close up! Finally, the DIY – Small Bathroom Makeover — The Reveal day is here. The powder room is “back in business”, pun intended. If you want to start from the beginning of the Small Bathroom Makeover on a Budget, here are the links: Week One Week Two

How to Spray Paint a Ginger Jar

How to Spray Paint a Ginger Jar in Moments

Updated: 2-20-2020 This post contains directions on How to Spray Paint a Ginger Jar in Moments. Ginger Jars are enjoying a magnificent comeback in décor, and I understand the appeal. They are so classically beautiful.  They can, however, boast a hefty price tag, especially if they are a fairly large in size. If you are

Palm Beach Preppy Decor

Chinoiserie Inspired Room Makeover

This post is about a Chinoiserie Inspired Room Makeover For two years, I’ve worked on updating my living room. I loved my traditional styled living room with a decidedly southern twist. I still do. However, it was time to do some updating. Living Room Before Chinoiserie Updates Everything seemed pretty brown to me. Here’s a

DIY Built in Bookcase with Foam Board

Update a Built in Bookcase with Foam Board

Updated: 2/24/2020 – This post explains how to Update a Built in Bookcase with Foam Board and a little spray paint. You can update a built in bookcase with foam board and paint. I get your hesitancy to throw paint on custom built bookcases. But, here’s a way to tame the trepidation and add color

Blue and White

How to Customize a Decorative Tassel

Updated 2/24/2020: This post shows How to Customize a Decorative Tassel. I love to “guild the lily” as much as the next DIYer, and tassels are an easy way to do just that. There are lots of guides on the web for making your own tassels. However, you can tweak a simple store bought tassel