Deuce Cities Henhouse

Basement Remodel : Week 3.5

Budz! Things are really happening over here at la casa Allen. The basement is feeling more and more realized every day, and I can't wait to see the finished results. I seriously dream about it every night, I am beyond excited. Lots has been happening over the last week and a half, the biggest of these is the framing of the walls and columns and window installation. It is such a game changer to have new windows, I can already tell that it will do huge things for the space. Guys, I don't READ MORE
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in Around the House, Basement

Peekaboo Pattern featuring JuJu Wallpaper

Bros. I'm excited about this one. A few months ago Rejuvenation reached out to me asking if I might be interested in doing a project featuring Portland's own JuJu wallpaper (one of their most recent collabos). After perusing (and drooling over) the line of super cute and likable wallpapers I wrote back and said "heck yes". Now let me start by saying, I have a thing for wallpapers. In my home, I've plastered three spaces with wallpaper and have plans of adding more paper to the basement READ MORE
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in Around the House, DIY, How-To

Dinosaur Feathers & A New Photograph!

You guys remember our bedroom makeover? Towards the end of the proj, we had to make the most of what we had, and one of those things was the artwork. The budget was maxed, and we had a large blank wall space, so I had to make the most of it. If you remember I watercolored an engineer print and "framed" with some 1x2's and hung it on the wall with large bulldog clips. It did the job, but we always knew that we wanted to invest in a real piece of artwork for this space. Enter a few of READ MORE
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in Around the House, My House

Basement Remodel : Week 2

Hey Guys! Lots to share with you this week. My kids are out at Grammy Camp (aka an awesome-fun-time with their Grandma, and an even better more productive time for me) and I've got plans to get tons done around the blog. Anyway, I wanted to start with a quick little basement update. I meant to share where we were at last week, but then the cabyn lyfe took over and I never got around to it. Sorr-izzle. Today I'm sharing where the basement is as of this morning, exactly two weeks since the READ MORE
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in Around the House, Basement

Macrame Beaded Hanging Planter & Giveaway

Hello Peoples! How are you guys doing? It's Monday, and I have a really cool project to share with you plus another awesome giveaway - you can thank my pals at Ace for that! It's finally starting to be porch season, the weather is coming around a bit, and things are starting to feel ah-very nice (ala Borat). We've been hanging in our porch whenever we're not doing the million other things that we're always doing. I always get antsy for a project after getting back into porch life. I just READ MORE
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