Category Archives: Guest Blogger

It’s About Love: Jordan & Erin Search for a Birth Mother

I had a different post planned for today, but dropped it flat when I got this request from my friend Erin.  I promise a design related post tomorrow. But there is NOTHING of higher importance to me than family. The Housley’s Have you ever moved somewhere new and met a neighbor and from that second […]

Guest Post Feature: A Place for Us Blog

Destiny Alfonso from A Place for Us  was nice enough to put together a beautiful guest post for me while I was recovering from having a baby. Unfortunately, due my antiquated computer software, I was never able to open it. We tried several different approaches, but it never came to fruition. I feel bad because […]

And the Winner is…

Molly Wynn of Bountiful, Utah!    Congratulations on winning Shelley’s “How to Slipcover” DVD. Please let us all know what you think of it!  And if you’d like to purchase a copy for yourself, go here: Watch for more giveaways and great design ideas to come! -NataLee Making the house you have, the home […]

New Giveaway!! (Studio 5 Replacement)

So… many of you already know, but we had a little oops! with the re-broadcast of my Studio 5 Challenge from a few weeks ago.  Since we already gave away the furniture, it’s obviously not available to give away.  I didn’t want to disappoint new visitors to this website, so Shelley Anderson–our recent guest blogger– was nice […]

Guest Blogger: Shelley Anderson on Slipcovering.

I met this very talented lady in one of my favorite stores the other day: Home Fabrics.  I was very impressed by her talents.  Many of you have asked for more information on how to reupholster/slipcover furniture.  I even shared my own “slip-holstery” technique… my own made up method of reupholstery. I have done several […]