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DIY

Dollar Store Decor: Planters and Clocks

I don’t know about you, but nothing makes me more productive than being sick for the better part of the week. Most of last week was spent in my pajamas, drinking ginger ale, hoping the gremlins in my tummy would end their non-stop party. And as soon as I started to feel better I started tearing around the apartment, tackling as many postponed chores as I could manage. The first project I wanted to share with you is this easy…

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Geek Life

Vignettes

A few snippets from around the house… Comfort Cat by Marjji, porcelain squirrels by Michiko Shimada. Rémi, Ta-Ta & Morgan keep watch over the bed. The beautiful, infamous print that Brendan gave us in Vancouver that we had to lug home in a suitcase (with minimal damage ;)).…

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Style & Gift Guides

Revenge of Super Nerdy DIY Decor

Since my previous post on the subject of nerdy DIY decor continues to be so popular and I found so many awesome examples after I posted it I figure it was time to take another look at the nerdy ingenuity the web has to offer. I couldn’t find an original source for this one, but it’d be really easy to reproduce with stained glass paint if you find yourself stuck with those awful 80’s glass bricks. This was actually created as decoration…

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Geek Life

Book(case)ish

It’s been just over a year since we moved into our current place, so the two boxes of books that were still sitting around were, understandably, starting to really get under my skin. Half of them should have been taken care of a year ago except that we got the wrong model of wall shelf at Ikea and never got around to returning it until it was too late. So there they were, two boxes, sitting on the floor, collecting…

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