Anthropologie Knock-Off: Embellished Lamp Shade

April 26, 2012


I hope you're having a wonderful week!  Today my fabulous & talented blogging bud, Erin of How to Nest for Less is here sharing a fun and creative project that can change a room from blah to beautiful.  From crafts to home decor to sewing, Erin has some mad DIY skills, plus she's a super awesome photographer and photoshop guru (check out these amazing tricks & tips). Without further ado, Erin, share away... Hi everyone! My name is Erin and I'm the DIY wannabe behind How to Nest for Less! Today I'd love to share this super quick & easy embellished lamp shade with … [Read more...]

How-To Make a Terrarium

April 24, 2012


I hope you had a nice weekend my friends!  I'm thrilled that my friend Brittany, the sensational and empowering DIYer behind Pretty Handy Girl, is here today sharing a fun DIY creation that brings the outdoors in. Brittany, show us what you got... I'm so excited to be guest posting on SAS Interiors today. Today I'm going to show you how to make your own terrarium. But, before we begin I'd like to introduce myself. Hi, everyone, my name is Brittany (aka Pretty Handy Girl). I write a blog, called what else: Pretty Handy Girl! My blog is filled with DIY tutorials for … [Read more...]

5 Simple Must-Know Thrifting Tips

April 19, 2012


Even though it took us a while to find out her "real" name (sometimes I still want to call her Madigan), Shannon is the super creative and talented DIYer behind Madigan Made, where she shares simple DIY ideas for you and your home.  From crafting ideas to holiday creations to blogging tips, Shannon shares simple crafts & decor for everyday living.  With Spring in full swing, this is the best time of year for garage sales and thrift shopping, and thanks to Shannon, she's sharing her favorite thrifting tips. Shannon, take it away... Hi there! I’m Shannon and I blog over at Madigan … [Read more...]

4 Upcycling Ideas for the Home

December 14, 2011


I'm taking a little break today from Holiday posts and instead sharing a guest post with you from Jeremy of Easy Appliance Parts.  He has some great insight and ideas to share on upcycling typical items around the house.   How you design the interior of your home is a major factor in making your home more attractive and peaceful. One method to add to your design plan is upcycling. Instead of going to a furniture or home decor store, you can repurpose everyday items for interior design. Upcycling is not only a cool way to spruce up your interior, it creates a real design statement. … [Read more...]

5 DIY Ideas to Makeover Your Bathroom

September 12, 2011

DIY Ideas for the Bathroom

The Bathroom ~ It’s a fashion statement. A focal point in your home. A place you go to unwind and relax. Your own personal spa. In just a few short days, there are lots of things you can do yourself to give your bathroom an entirely new look without undergoing a total bathroom remodel! Every one of these easy DIY ideas will make a difference in the way your bathroom looks and feels. 1. Change up the walls with color or patterns Paint. A new coat of paint can easily be completed in a weekend, even if wallpaper needs to be removed or if walls need to be primed. Try to get some prep done … [Read more...]

Guest Blogger – Adding Color to the Bath

August 25, 2011


Today’s guest post by Susi, a writer for Arcadian Lighting, a must-shop resource for beautiful light fixtures, is about ways to add color to the bath.  Whether you are redoing your bathroom top-to-bottom or wanting a quick and easy update, adding color to the bath can transform the look and feel of the space. From adding colorful tile to changing out towels and accessories, here are many ways of adding color, depth, and intrigue to the bath. Pinterest via There are many ways to add color to the bath: tile, paint, flooring, rugs, curtains, towels and accessories.  You can add a little or a … [Read more...]

Guest Blogger – 221 Vision: Stool Revamp with Zebra

August 3, 2011

221 vision

I'm so excited to have the fabulous ladies, Carrie and Angela of 221 Vision, as my Guest Blogger for today. From creative DIY projects to delicious recipes to inspiring crafts, these ladies are awesome.  Check out this easy, yet eye-popping transformation... .......................................................... Thanks Jenna for having us at your place today! We love updating old furniture into something new and funky. I found a great little bench at a local antique fair about a year ago. It was covered in this hideous print: I promptly recovered it in this leopard print...not my … [Read more...]

Guest Blogger – Green Door Designs: Creating Faux Coral

August 1, 2011


Happy Monday!  I hope you had a fabulous weekend.  I have been (patiently) waiting for this week for quite some time.  Why?  I'm going on vacation. Yes, I'm taking a break and leaving the computer behind (can you believe it?).  While away, I have a week filled with guest bloggers, "blast from the past" posts, and a peak at the progress of my kitchen makeover. And when I return, there are going to be some BIG changes with SAS Interiors...stay tuned! To start off, I have invited my dear blogging friend, Jenn from Green Door Designs Blog, to share her latest DIY project.  Even though we have … [Read more...]

Showcasing One of my Bloggy Besties: Simply Designing

May 2, 2011

Garden Stool Giveaway

I am excited to be sharing and showcasing some projects from one of my favorite fellow bloggers!  I met Ashley of Simply Designing through the blogosphere and as soon as I saw her blog, I had to "know" her.  Her blog is awesome and her diversity of posts are truly engaging for any reader. Any day of the week you might see a new craft, recipe, decor idea, floral design, or holiday tutorial.  Ashley has awesome style and her ideas are so creative. Ashley and I have so much in common -- maybe that's why we get along so well!  Besides our blogging commonality, we both have 2 kids and are … [Read more...]

Exciting News, Guest Blogging, & Some Inspiration!

April 15, 2011

Infarrantly Creative

I am so excited to announce that I am a guest blogger at Infarrantly Creative today.  Beckie, creator and writer of IC, has been such an amazing mentor to me as my blog continues to grow everyday.  She is such a talented, creative, kind, and genuine person, and I am forever indebted to her for the guidance she has provided. I am ALSO excited to finally share this project with you.  I've received SO many thoughtful and sweet emails about my Blah to Beautiful, Budget Bathroom.  It was just an ordinary bathroom, that with a little TLC and creativity, was transformed into a fun and … [Read more...]