A Organizational Obsession – Filofax & Paper Planners

I’ve long been obsessed with organizing and list making and lately I’ve been feeling that my old system just wasn’t working for me. I was using a combination of paper to-do lists and computer apps and felt like everything was too scattered and I was double booking myself and forgetting events.

Then I started seeing the word “filofax” and the cutest planners all over theĀ Pinterest and Instagram. Finally, after ready a post on one of my favorite blogs, Claireabellemakes – I finally decided to spring for my own.

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Before & After: Frosted Privacy Window

I had this beautiful large window in my bathroom – right above my bath and pointing to the toilet. Which meant that every time I needed to use the bathroom, I had to close the blinds…..boring! I hated shutting out all of that awesome light! So I found some frosted contact paper on Amazon (you can buy it here) and got to putting it up. What a difference it makes now!


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Before & After: Recovering an Old Chair

Last week I showed off one of my new vintage finds – this art deco chair. While I absolutely loved it and the velvet cushion, it just didn’t fit the decor in the my office. On a whim, I decided to dig around in my fabric stash and found the perfect fabric – cute hedgehogs! This project literally took less than five minutes to do!

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