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how to make pompoms 66 comments
Bright and cheery decor!I am a Pinterest addict. I recently saw a pin for tissue paper pom-poms and I pinned it right away. I’m redecorating my office (here is the before and after I redid my filing cabinets) and thought, why not? You can follow Toni’s pom-pom instructions on her site, but the way I did it differs just a bit because I used two colors of tissue paper to match my color scheme. The whole project cost under $10, but made a big impact.Here’s how I did it: Take four sheets of tissue paper and lay them on your work surface. Accordion fold […]

My Office Makeover: Paper Pom-Poms DIY


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    Yesterday, I told you that I was redecorating my office and will be posting the results throughout the month (Click here to see the before photos). Today, I am going to show you my first project. My office contains two rusty filing cabinets that I decided to restyle in a funk, retro way.I’ve seen other projects where people have restyled filing cabinets with paper and paint. Well, I did mine with paint and vintage fabric I got for free on Freecycle.My office decor colors are a perky yellow and a cobalt blue. So, I painted the cabinets with Rustoleum […]

My Office Makeover: Chic, Retro Restyled Filing Cabinets


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    My office is the sunroom in our house. Two walls are completely covered in windows. It is a tiny room, but I love having my own office for my business (I’m a freelance writer and illustrator).Here are a few photos of my office before I started redecorating.It’s all pretty boring. The walls are white, the floor is white. Everything is white. I have to very old filing cabinets that aren’t in the photos because I’m redoing them. That’s tomorrow’s post!Yup, tomorrow you will see how I took two rusty filing cabinets and turned them into very fashionable storage containers. I’m […]

My Office Makeover: Before