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Ideas for do-it-yourself office accessories

Make Your Own Butterfly Art

I love the look of mounted butterflies, not sure why, it might be the 3D effect. The problem is I feel so sad for the butterflies—and it’s expensive. I wanted butterfly art for my office so I had to find an … Continue reading

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Make Your Own….Valentine’s Gift

To make your own bag simply cut-out a heart shape, trace onto the bag, then paint. Valentine’s Day isn’t just for lovers. With your leftover paint, a simple white pencil cup and some red pencils you can make a fun … Continue reading

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Office Style-Desk On A Budget

You may not have the room or budget for a home office, but that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t have one. With a little creativity you can find the space and turn an inexpensive desk into a great looking piece of … Continue reading

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This With That Gift Guide

Putting careful thought into your gifts can be difficult when time and money are in short supply. One way to show thought and planning in your gift is to pair two smaller, less expensive items to create one perfect gift. … Continue reading

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Silhouette Storage

I’m a little picky when it comes to furniture. I might scrimp on something simple like a side table, but if it has drawers or other moving pieces I insist on quality. I’ve been looking for a dresser for my … Continue reading

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Make Your Own….Pencil Cup

Over the summer I enjoyed a Martha Stewart Living article about shell art. I’ve always been a fan of beach décor, not kitschy beach themed accents, just simple furniture and accessories that remind me of summer. Inspired by that article, … Continue reading

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Decorate Your Storage

It’s easy and fun to personalize your storage and desk accessories. Some good candidates for personalization include: See Jane Work Storage Boxes Simple Structure Pencil Cup Three by Three Magnet Boards The craft store is full of fun stuff that … Continue reading

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My Portable Office

Sometimes there just isn’t room for a home office. Other times the only place for a home office is in a remote corner of the house, so far from all the action that your kids have to call you on … Continue reading

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Make Your Own…Shelves

I never have enough space for books and magazines. Although having a Kindle has helped a little, I prefer to read some magazines and books the old-fashioned way. Adding storage to a room that is already “done” is never easy. … Continue reading

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Make Your Own…..Bulletin Boards

I promise that Make Your Own isn’t going to be all about bulletin boards. I realize that the first two posts in this series have been on this subject, but it’s been out of necessity. I promise to bring you … Continue reading

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