Category: Around The House

Around The House Crafts/DIY

DIY Drop Cloth Curtains

Since I am on vacation this week, I asked a couple friends of mine to guest post here on A Spectacled Owl. Barbara, owner of Chase The Star, asked me what post I’d like for her to share.  I thought about it awhile & realized I would love for her …
Around The House Crafts/DIY

Refurbished Nightstand Makeover

There’s nothing better than taking an ugly pieces of furniture or home decor & making it pretty again! When I saw this little nightstand at a rummage sale my daughter’s school was putting on, I had to check it out. I made sure it was sturdy & it really was. …
Around The House Crafts/DIY Kids

DIY Reading Nook For Kids

Please welcome my friend, Dinah from DIY Inspired as she shares how she created a fantastic Reading Nook for her daughter! Thank you, Tara for having me guest post today at A Spectacled Owl! I’m really excited to be here! I want to share this reading nook I made for …
Around The House Crafts/DIY

DIY Curtain Rod

When we moved into our townhouse almost 5 1/2 years ago, it was pretty obvious lots of things needed to be updated.  The back wall of the home is almost entirely 2 sliding doors, one of them being oversized.  Both sliding doors had these awful vertical blinds on them.  These …