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It's been another creative week here at BeColorful.
I love love love the projects this week.
Right out of the gates is this OMG over-the-top comic designed table via
I have been following her blog, her pinterest boards and facebook page for a couple of years now. I am a Decorative Paint Brush groupie.
I was so glad she linked up this project this week so I could feature her and you can see why I am such a fan.
is another of my favorite blogs to follow.
She does a weekly post called Main Ingredient Monday. I love them.
This week the main ingredient was lampshades. In fact she offers up twenty lampshade revamps to inspire us. There are shades covered in silverware, rope, and straws but I thought this one turned out especially well.
Again, for all the "how-to's" you can read about it here.
How about this creative frame redo using an old frame, chicken wire, and some chalkboard paint
It is fun for corralling photos but I might use it for jewelry too.
Finally, there was this
I know what it is like to slowly lose a dad so this post spoke to me on multiple levels.
Creative B, Bronwyn, lost her dad two years ago. While he was alive he had a penchant for plaid button down shirts. So recently she decided to create this quilt using a number of her dad's favorite shirts.
What a great way to remember him. It must feel so good and be comforting to wrap up in these cherished memories.