Tag Archives: diy

An Office Update


by Caroline Hurley
Have I told you I love my apartment? Well I do. I'm trying to cherish this stage in life because things are going to change big time in 6 months! Patrick and I probably won't be living in this apartment so I don't want to do any major (read expensive) updates to the space. But there are still areas of my apartment that haven't been touched since I moved in that could use some TLC.  My desk was one of those areas...or what I can now call my office! On top of this blog I work from home so it will Read more [...]

Fall Decor


by Caroline Hurley
I love the beach. I love the beach pretty much year round. I would say that I kept that in mind when I decorated my apartment. I love the beachy art that I made for the apartment last spring but it started to feel a little out of place this fall. I wanted to stay true to the coastal color palette that I love while giving the apartment a very budgeted update for fall decor. Thankfully this project only cost about 10 dollars because I have so many art supplies around from high school and I only had Read more [...]

An Easy Pillow Tutorial


by Caroline Hurley
It has been snowing....like a lot. We have had some pretty mild winters the past couple years in NC but we weren't so blessed this year. On Monday we knew it was coming. So we all braced ourselves and headed to the grocery to get our water, bread, and milk fix to settle in for this storm. Around noon on Tuesday there were flurries starting to fall. Patrick and I decided to go fill up my gas tank since it was running low. Well...everyone else in Raleigh had the same idea.  What a nice guy I Read more [...]

DIY Jewelry Organizer


by Caroline Hurley
When it comes to accessorizing, nothing pulls an outfit together better than a statement necklace. The problem with statement necklaces is they are a bit bulky to store. After having collected a few of them the past year I was having a difficult time keeping them organized. I knew that I wanted an organizer large enough to fit all of my necklaces that would look pretty on my wall. I decided to use chicken wire and a picture frame for my diy jewelry organizer and I couldn't be happier!   Find Read more [...]