• Arranging a Gallery Wall

    by  • September 20, 2011

    You have to love a good gallery wall. They have such an interesting mix of shapes, visual weights, colors, art & photos…they’re wonderful. And they make any space feel cozy and personalized. I’ve been planning on putting one together in our living room, but that’s been on hold until I accumulate the right frames...

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    Wedding Paper Goods – Bridesmaids Cards

    by  • September 19, 2011

    I decided to design all of the paper goods for our wedding to go along with the personalized, handmade feel that I wanted it to have. There are some really pretty generic, print-your-own invitations these days, but I just liked having the freedom to do whatever I wanted with them. Of course, I also...

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    Kitchen Phase 1: Paint

    by  • September 16, 2011

    We have lots of projects planned for the kitchen in the coming weeks & months that I am really excited about 🙂 Phase 1 was the wall color – which, admittedly, didn’t make a huge difference overall, but we are well on our way! I really how it turned out, but I am more...

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    Wedding Overview

    by  • September 12, 2011

    I like hearing all about other peoples’ weddings, so I thought I would share about mine! As I was planning for the wedding, people would ask me about what the wedding would be like…the style, location, the feel of it, colors, etc. I always had a hard time describing it, usually using a plethora...

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    Living Room Paint

    by  • September 6, 2011

    Our living room is finally painted! And I mean finally. We’ve discovered that fixing up our house is going to be a much bigger ordeal than what we’re used to. It’s partially due to the fact that the house is a bit older (built in the 50’s), but mostly due to some sloppy handiwork...

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    Hurricane Irene

    by  • September 5, 2011

    We weren’t expecting Irene to hit us that badly because we were more on the outskirts of the storm. But we planned on staying in all day and painting the living room anyways. Saturday came, and it was literally storming the entire day – from the time I woke up around 8, until well...

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    Door War

    by  • August 23, 2011

    I’ve always thought that the front of our house is cute. I also think that that it has a lot of potential to become much cuter 🙂 I feel like the exterior is somewhat cold and I’ve been trying to think of ways to make it happier. Here’s the front of the house currently...

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    I’m Back Baby

    by  • August 20, 2011

    Well, I didn’t get off to a very good start with blogging. After just one post, I took a 5 month hiatus to focus on graduating, DIY-ing my wedding, marrying my man, and moving to my new home in North Carolina. It’s been a crazy couple of months, but they have been wonderful. I...

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    Messiah College Senior Exhibition!

    by  • March 29, 2011

    After 4 years of hard work, sleep deprivation & tears (okay, and lots of laughter & good memories too!), our senior exhibition is here! We’ve been talking about our senior show since freshman year; after so much build up, it was such a weird experience to finally be at this point…and a huge sense...

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    First Post!

    by  • March 23, 2011

    Welcome to my website & blog! The site is still under development, but check back for updates on my art, design, photography, wedding details, interior & exterior design, crafts…whatever I’m working on at the time!

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