How to Hang Outdoor String Lights: The Ultimate Guide
DIY Projects | Garden | Outdoor Lighting | Outdoor Living | Outdoor Living Spaces | Summer | Uncategorized

How to Hang Outdoor String Lights: The Ultimate Guide

Want to hang string lights over your backyard or patio, but not sure how? Learn how with this comprehensive guide! Who doesn’t love a backyard party under glowing string lights on a warm Summer’s evening? But figuring out how and where to hang the lights, which type to buy, and how many you need can…

Patio Design Guide: How to Plan Outdoor Living Spaces
Outdoor Lighting | Outdoor Living | Outdoor Living Spaces | Outdoor Rugs | Spring | Summer | Uncategorized

Patio Design Guide: How to Plan Outdoor Living Spaces

How to Plan Your Outdoor Space The key to any successful design project is pre-planning. Please don’t skip the planning phase and jump right to shopping for shiny things. If you do your homework now, you’ll save yourself a lot of headaches and wasted money later! Plan Ahead With any outdoor project there will be…

The Easiest DIY Outdoor String Light Poles Tutorial!
DIY Projects | Outdoor Lighting | Outdoor Living | Summer

The Easiest DIY Outdoor String Light Poles Tutorial!

Create these ultra-easy portable outdoor string light poles in 15 minutes! They’re perfect if you’re renting or don’t want to dig holes! A few years ago, I wrote this post on how to hang string lights from simple removable poles. It quickly became the most popular post on my entire site. I’ve created some variations…

Boho Porch Swings Reveal: Small Front Porch Decorating Ideas
Home Decor | Outdoor Lighting | Outdoor Living Spaces | Spring | Summer

Boho Porch Swings Reveal: Small Front Porch Decorating Ideas

A small front porch gets a modern makeover with boho macrame swings. This budget-friendly transformation is relaxing and beautiful! Happy almost Summer! I’ve always loved swings…I would even put them inside if I had the chance. But Peter has always shut down my plans for swings… in the gazebo, the back patio… and almost the…

How to Hang String Lights: 10 Different Ways
Christmas | DIY Projects | Garden | Lighting | Outdoor Lighting | Outdoor Living | Outdoor Living Spaces | Spring | Summer

How to Hang String Lights: 10 Different Ways

Outdoor string lights are wildly popular, and for good reason! They feel magical and bring a warm, intimate ambiance to any party or outdoor living space. Inexpensive, simple for the average person to DIY, relatively easy to put up and take down with the seasons, and the list goes on… And if you’re still not…

Modern & Cheap Throw Pillow Covers in Every Color!
Bedrooms | Home Decor | Kids' Rooms | Living Rooms | Playrooms | Throw Pillows

Modern & Cheap Throw Pillow Covers in Every Color!

Cheap throw pillow covers are an easy and inexpensive way to change up your living room decor. These stylish throw pillows are colorful, modern, and Boho! It’s no secret that I’m a throw pillow cover superfan. I love them because they’re cheap (at least these ones are!) and they take up almost no storage space…

DIY Vertical Garden
DIY Projects | Garden

DIY Vertical Garden

Build a simple DIY vertical garden for decorative succulents or modify it for vegetables, herbs, or flowers. It’s the perfect addition to any outdoor space. Last year for my birthday, I asked for a patio makeover. And as part of that, Peter built me an awesome vertical garden. He even installed irrigation tubes! I wrote…