Best of the Blogosphere

BOTB 6.12.11

Sunday, June 12th, 2011

Greetings all, Amanda and I are back this afternoon with another round of inspiring links this week in our continuing ‘Best of the Blogosphere’ roundup, here you go! 

The House of Fifty blog featured Tiffany’s 5 savvy tips for designing a room on a budgetTiffany’s post offers practical ideas for planning a room to express your style.

house of fifty tips


Emily tells Sharon a thing or two about dropping $30,000 on a rug mostly unseen in her bedroom designed by Martyn Lawrence Bullard.  We love the ‘fabulous for less’ design board she put together, way to go Emily!

emily tells sharon a thing or two


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BOTB 6.5.11

Sunday, June 5th, 2011

Greetings friends, in need a little inspiration today?  Well you’ve come to the right place!  Abi and I rounded up some very cool ‘Best of the Blogosphere’ projects and ideas for you to peruse this weekend, enjoy! 

All of your FAQs about Chalk Paint are answered by Shaunna at Perfectly Imperfect.  She answered a few of my questions too, plus I could listen to her voice all day!  Be sure to watch the videos for even more detailed explanations.  

chalk paint faqs perfectly imperfect


Have you spied a dated console at your local thrift store and thought about refinishing it in a bold color?  We’re loving this lacquered version in a perfect shade of citrus orange over at Live Like You.

orange dresser


Curious about how to remove odors from thrift store furniture?  Lindsay offers a few of her best tips

cleaning smelly thrift store furniture living with lindsay


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