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Our Vintage Industrial Kitchen – Now With More Colour!

February 15, 2014 – 10:12 pm | 38 Comments
A black, white & turquoise vintage industrial kitchen filled with budget friendly DIY ideas.

As much as I love the black and white bones of our DIY vintage industrial kitchen, I’ve been craving the addition of colour in the space for quite a while now. The last few weeks …

My Colourful Craft Room Office – Our DIY House

November 15, 2013 – 9:00 am | 4 Comments
Colorful Craft Room Office by The DIY Mommy

When we lived in our Garage House, my “craft room” was our tiny kitchen table and my “office” was a little 5 foot wide nook by the kids’ bedroom. They were not ideal spaces, but …

Sew a Patchwork Duvet Cover

May 8, 2013 – 8:00 am | 15 Comments
Sew a Patchwork Duvet Cover by The DIY Mommy

With the impending completion of Our DIY House arriving soon (I hope!), I’ve been trying to get as many decor things done in advance as I possibly can.
Little C’s room is one of the easier …

Mood Board: Colourful Boho Craft Room & Office – Our DIY House

April 24, 2013 – 9:33 pm | 7 Comments
Mood Board: Colourful Boho Craft Room & Office - Our DIY House. Bright shades of yellow, turquoise and red with metal and wood accents and tons of storage for paperwork and craft supplies.

Currently, my “craft room” is my kitchen table (shared with our microwave and Hubby’s stash of paperwork) and my office is a 5 foot wide nook right next to Little C’s room (shhhhhhh… don’t type …

Painting Our Home: How to Paint a House Quickly & Easily – Our DIY House

April 22, 2013 – 8:00 am | One Comment
Painting Our Home: How to Paint an Entire House Quickly & Easily - Our DIY House

Guess what?! We are THISCLOSE to having Our DIY House entirely painted! We only have a hallway and one more room to go.
The entire process has taken us about a week. I’d love to say …

Mood Board: Sunny Woodland Nursery – Our DIY House

April 2, 2013 – 10:46 pm | 6 Comments
Mood Board: Sunny Woodland Nursery - Our DIY House by The DIY Mommy. Sorbet inspired shades of yellow, pink, coral and mint with retro woodland animals make a fun and sweet little nursery.

I’m excited about every single room in our new house (because we’ll actually have rooms for individual things and people), but this nursery for Baby A is one of my favourites.
Baby A has never had …

Mood Board: Vintage Industrial Cottage Kitchen – Our DIY House

March 22, 2013 – 8:00 am | 4 Comments
Mood Board: Vintage Industrial Cottage Kitchen - Our DIY House by The DIY Mommy

Many, many hours of planning were spent over the kitchen design of Our DIY House. I even Photoshopped various light fixtures into my Ikea kitchen layout to make sure I was happy with the result. …

Sew a Deluxe Dolly Diaper Bag and Accessories (Dolly Diapers, Wipes Case, Changemat & Bib)

December 10, 2012 – 8:00 am | 17 Comments
Sew a Deluxe Dolly Diaper Bag & Accessories (Cloth Diapers, Wipes Case, Wipes, Bib, Changemat) by The DIY Mommy

Some of my most sacred childhood possessions were the handmade doll accessories and clothing my mom (who’s taught me everything I know about sewing) made for me.
I wanted to make something hopefully as special for …

Sew an Easy Beginner’s Baby Quilt

December 5, 2012 – 8:00 am | 3 Comments
Sew an Easy Beginner's Baby Quilt by The DIY Mommy

Quilts are so beautiful. I’ve always admired people that can make gorgeous quilts with intricate piecing and meticulous machine-work.
For my handmade Christmas this year, I decided to make a quilt for my one year old …

This home runs on… – Free Printable Artwork

October 5, 2012 – 8:00 am | 2 Comments

by Christina Dennis
Wow, it’s been one of “those” weeks. Er, couple of weeks. I have a baby that is an angel-girl by day and Frankenbaby by night. There have been some things that have happened …