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Best of April

Sunday, May 5th, 2013

Happy Cinco de Mayo amigos! We’ll be making some tacos and margaritas to celebrate with friends this afternoon, olé ! Here’s the latest roundup of the top ten not to miss posts from April!

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1) We built two criss-cross planter boxes for the rear yard; 2) and featured some of our favorite spots in Maui. 3) Here’s a simple photo editing trick for fixing blown out windows and 4) Matt shared 10 tips for buying a home.

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5) I created a mosaic tile mirror for the studio bathroom; 6)  my favorite perennial (or ornamental shrub so I’ve learned) 7) our courtyard seating area got a little spruced up 8) the ‘Solutions for Renters’ series continued with ideas for rental bathrooms 9) using pattern to dictate palette, and 10) we launched the Best of DIY site!

You can read all of the monthly top ten summaries here.

Have a great Sunday and enjoy your Cinco de Mayo!

 

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Best of March

Tuesday, April 2nd, 2013

New month, new roundup post! I almost didn’t do one for March since I spent a week away but looking back, there were quite a few good posts during the work weeks, so here y’all go, the top ten not to miss posts from March.

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1.  I painted a thrift store credenza in gray and gold; 2.  Here’s a roundup of fabulous sources for affordable pillows; 3.  Spring came indoors in the form of blooming branches;  4.  The ideas for renters series continued with solutions for kitchens; 5.  This is my travel camera; 6.  the proper measurements for chandeliers.  

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7.  My daughter’s room got a fresh look in lavender and blue; 8.  We adventured in Oahu; 9. table runners became new spring pillows; and 10. washi tape Easter eggs.

        Be back later today with a requested topic: tips on mixing patterns!

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