It's Motivated Monday here at BeColorful.
If you missed last week's event, these were just a few of the incredible projects that were linked up...
Ever since I saw that upholstered bed in Don and Betty's bedroom on Mad Men I have envisioned one for us. This DIY post from
makes me think it could become a reality.
She even added silver nail heads to this project. Swoon.
Don't miss this amazing re-purposing of an old dining table into a cocktail table and a shelf unit. I would have considered it a lost cause. I guess I don't have the same vision as
And who doesn't like the guilty pleasure of chocolate chip cookies? You probably have your own recipe but I was intrigued by this one for the
Not Your Average Chocolate Chip Cookie
Maybe after my annual check-up and weigh in at the doctor's office next month I will treat myself to these.
Wondering what to do with all of those scrapbook flowers and embellishments now that you've moved on from scrapbooking?
I liked this idea from
Really really pretty.
This post from
just made me smile. She had a pair of shoes that were showing some wear on the toes so what's a girl to do? Well, spray paint them of course.
Love her take on the whole color block trend.
Then there was this compact bar that I think is genius.
shows us how to create this fold up bar that she and the hubs made for their deck.
It just isn't Motivated Monday with out a colorful furniture or design update so I had to showcase this stunning green dresser from
I'm crazy for the color and really like that she left the top stained and then added that glaze to pull the whole look together. S'wonderful.
Shifting gears here, I know that this is usually a venue for showing off things we have made but I think that there is a creative element of design to pulling a great style look together too. I consider it an art form. :D
So when I saw this post from
I knew I wanted to highlight her fun sense of fashion. I will confess that I look forward to pulling together a look that is a bit out of the ordinary. Something that doesn't scream I Put No Thought into this. I just bought it off the rack- Mall Style.
I could tell that this blogger shared my passion for fashion.
Her post just spoke to me and I wanted to be sure and share it with some of the other fashionistas out there because fashion posts are just so inspiring. Who isn't looking for a fresh twist to their everyday looks?