DIY Bamboo Floral Grid

DIY Bamboo Floral Grid: How to make a pretty floral arrangement on the cheap! | Fresh Crush for

DIY Bambo Floral Grid. A contributor post from Jen of Fresh Crush. Hello, lovely Dawn Nicole Design readers! I’m so happy to be here with my first contributor post, I’m Jen, from Fresh Crush, and I’m going to help solve a little problem that comes up for me from time to time, especially when using fresh cut flowers from […]

Five Real-Life Styling Tips

Five Real-Life Styling Tips for Creating Personal Style in Your Home | #puttogether #spon

Five Real-Life Styling Tips for Creating Personal Style in Your Home. This post is sponsored by Sauder. I received the Carson Forge Gourmet Stand and compensation for this post. All opinions are, as always, 100% mine. This post does not contain affiliate links. When the UPS man pulled up with this Carson Forge Gourmet Stand I […]

Shelved Gallery Wall

DIY Shelved Gallery Wall + a Free Printable |

This Shelved Gallery Wall is actually take two. This is how it originally looked (along with 5 tips for creating a shelved gallery wall). A big thank you to artist Lesley Grainger for the lovely colorful abstract art piece you see below. One of the best parts about a shelved gallery wall is that it’s […]

Rustic Glam LOVE Mantel

Rustic Glam LOVE Mantel |

This Rustic Glam LOVE Mantel is just more evidence of my love for mixing vintage-style with more modern elements. Shabby Chic, Rustic Glam, Farmhouse Chic…whatever you want to call it, I love it! I love the idea of celebrating love, but I really like the “just because” moments even more. Still, adding a little love décor this […]

Designer Insights Interview


I was recently asked to give an Interview as part of the Designer Insights Interview Series for UK-based company, Terry’s Blinds. They did a feature on their site and I thought it would be fun to share the interview and cool graphic they put together with you all! Image Courtesy of: Terrys Blinds The sources for my […]

DIY Homework Command Center

DIY Homework Command Center |

The nook in our kitchen was organized at one point…and then we borrowed things from it for other spaces in the house. And then it just become a piling ground. My kids love to do art and all their homework on our kitchen table…and it’s ruining the top because they’re just rough on things! So I decided […]