Best of the Blogosphere

BOTB 12.9.12

Sunday, December 9th, 2012

Hello all, it’s the last ‘Best of the Blogosphere’ for the year!  We’ll be taking a break until next year but the series will be back again in January.  My fellow scout Amanda and I rounded up some favorite picks from around the web, enjoy these inspiring projects!

There’s a pretty new laundry room over at Rambling Renovators complete with a glass tile backsplash and stainless steel countertops! 

pretty laundry rambling renovators

 

The folks over at Panyl used their product to mimic the West Elm patchwork dresser, and the outcome is impressive!

ikea and panyl west elm knockoff

  

Diane at In My Own Style’s paper towel holder is a fantastic knock off of the Pottery Barn version. 

cucina paper towel holder inmyownstyle

 

 

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BOTB 11.25.12 + News!

Sunday, November 25th, 2012

Greetings all!  The ‘Best of the Blogosphere’ is back highlighting some spectacular spaces and ideas from around the web – Amanda is my fellow scout and together we track down our favorites to be featured twice a month.  Enjoy these inspiring rooms and ideas! 

Yes you can have a super stylish and baby friendly community space, just tour Oh Joy’s updated family room for tips.

oh joy family room

 

Here’s one fantastic home improvement: a DIY banquette that allows for ventilation, built and installed at Casa de Lewis.

diy banquette sadalewis

     

A trio of ombré nesting tables are the latest DIY addition to Nicole’s family room over at Making It Lovely. 

ombre nesting tables makingitlovely

 

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BOTB 11.11.12

Sunday, November 11th, 2012

Hello all and happy weekend!  Time for another round of ‘Best of the Blogosphere’  where Amanda and I team up bringing you our favorite projects and posts, enjoy this latest collection.

Sandra at Sawdust and Paper Scraps built her own library, with routed wainscoting and built-in bookcases, what a grand result!

sawdust and paper scraps library

   

Thrifty Decor Chick built and styled some very beautiful library bookcases too.

library built in bookcases thrifty decor chick

   

A little texture can make a big difference and we’re loving this rope embellished mirror by The Happy Homebodies.

rope mirror the diy homebodies

 

Construct your own wall mounted plant shelves with instructions from ManMade DIY.

wall mounted plant shelves

 

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