DIY // Green & Ostrich Rast Hack // IKEA {Bedroom Nightstand Reveal}

green ostrich rast hack by design manifest

In an effort to get the bedroom finished, (well past the One Room Challenge deadline,) George and I transformed my pine Ikea Rast Nightstands into these emerald green/ ostrich faced beauties.  I wish I could say the DIY was a …
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#TBT Throwback Thursday- My Bench

Design manifest coffee table ottoman la fiorentina tan white geometric pattern

When it comes to furniture, I really believe that if you buy what you love, it can work well in any home.  As someone who is a bit of a rolling stone, (I’ve had 5 homes since starting this blog …
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So I know it’s been forever since I’ve shown any real progress on my loft.  Sorry about that.  I promise it’s not due to lack of effort.  I’ve been spray painting, sewing, upholstering, hanging stuff, zhushing and spray painting some …
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A quiet long weekend was exactly what I needed so I’m feeling quite happy on this Monday Tuesday morning.   I was able to push a few projects along in the loft, do some fantastic shopping and spend time with good …
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sweet baby Jesus, what have I done?

Friends, I fear it’s going to be a long, messy day.  A day that may end in the destruction of my sweet French chair.  Death by gold leaf. I’m obviously a complete idiot for thinking I had the chops to …
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