Best of the Blogosphere

BOTB 5.22.11

Sunday, May 22nd, 2011

Happy weekend all, Abi and I rounded up some fun links for you in our continuing ‘Best of the Blogosphere’ series.  Here are a few great posts from this past week, we hope you enjoy them all!

Mom of three Jenny of Little Green Notebook shares her favorite product for cleaning upholstery and removing stains from furniture.

flolex remove stains lgnHolly at Decor8 and her friend Tinna created this porch space in a day, how cozy is this spot for weekend lounging?

decor8 porch

Is your little girl growing up too fast?  There’s no stopping that, but you can repurpose her dress into a shirt to reuse it another season, Ashley of Make It and Love It shows us how.

dress into shirt



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BOTB 5.15.2011

Sunday, May 15th, 2011

Hiya friends, hope you all are having a fab weekend.  Me?  Not so much (see below).   Amanda and I are back with a few ‘Best of the Blogosphere’ picks we found around the web this week, let’s take a looky loo. 

Use perforated radiator sheets to create Moroccan inspired lanterns with Ruffled.  We’re thinking of them outdoors on tabletops at a summer party or even a wedding.

upcycled radiator lantern ruffled blog


Build a simple A-frame tent with Cakies blog, a great DIY project with a charming result! (via Making It Lovely)

a frame tent cakies blog


This pretty desk was a dresser in a former life, don’t miss the step by step transformation at Thrifty and Chic.  So inventive Alicia!

dresser turned desk thrifty and chic



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