July 5, 2013
Hello hello, I hope you all had a happy Fourth! I read that so many friends on the east coast were hit with rain and festivities were canceled. :( I’m so sorry. We’re in Las Vegas at my parents’ house and the temperatures are 110 degrees in the shade, but we’ve spent most of our time taking dips in the pool to cool off.
Today it’s another Friday edition of ‘Best of the Blogosphere’ and I’m loving these refreshed spaces and inspiring ideas. We’ll kick it off with two fab bathroom makeovers, this first sophisticated gray & white bathroom completed by Kathryn Lemaster, don’t miss the before photos!
Next up, my friends Layla and Kevin worked some magic in their half bath, transforming it with a soothing palette with paneling, wallpaper, and a dresser vanity.
Here’s a handy (no sew!) tutorial on reupholstering a wingback chair by Four Generations One Roof.
Hammocks are undeniably relaxing, learn how to make your very own DIY sail rope hammock at Design Milk.
Make a dog bed with a dropcloth for your pooch with a tutorial by Jones Design Company.
Craft a unique feather juju hat inspired by African originals with tips from Love Maegan.
Flamingos are hot again – here’s how to make a stamped pink Flamingo pillow with a how to by Alexandra Hedin.
Transform plain leather versions into unique dyed colorful sandals by visiting Rachel’s step-by-step at R&R Workshop.
I found this article so helpful this week for lounging poolside, here’s how to tie a sarong four separate ways – spied over at Harper’s Bazaar.
How fun are these pom pom balloons? Recreate similar versions for your next party with an easy tutorial by Haeley at Design Improvised.
Also, there is new content posted over at Best of DIY, we’ve uploaded a lot of great ideas over there, stop on by to check them out.
Thanks to Amanda for always helping me round up some of these picks, visit with Amanda at her blog Serenity Now.
Have a great weekend!
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