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Showing posts with label upcycled holiday decorating. Show all posts
Showing posts with label upcycled holiday decorating. Show all posts

Making things Bright.


Confession: I loathe the forward and backward movement of the clocks. It messes with my body's rhythms, my appetite, my energy levels etc. And right now, the sun starts going down around 3:45pm in Chicago. So, I'm literally looking for light, and always grateful for the merry and the bright. Here are some ideas for making your life a little lighter, if you're needing it as much as I am!

Repurpose: Merry, shelf-refabbed trees!


If you follow me on Pinterest, you know I have a board chock full of unconventional "trees" to inspire you this time of year. I love the idea of creating the presence of a "tree" using household bits n bobs not remotely tree-like. Michael Johansson's "Shelf Made Tree" and "Merry Mirror" pieces are getting a blog feature today because they made me look twice. I love the element of illusion in both  ...  (via Unconsumption)