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Modern Faux Stone Accent Wall with Sharpie Paint Pens

DIY Modern Faux Stone East Coast Creative

I’ve seen a lot of cool accent walls, but this modern faux stone accent wall rocked my socks!  We wanted to create something that was totally bold and graphic and super unique for this modern dining room makeover on “Knock It Off!” and I think we succeeded!  I’m going to give you all the details […]

DIY Shingle Accent Wall

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Hey Guys! Thanks for your patience waiting for the tutorial for this shingle accent wall- when Live! with Kelly & Michael calls, you kinda drop everything and run.  The Real Design Series is back on track and I have tons of posts ready to share!  This cedar shingle accent wall definitely made the biggest impact […]

DIY Hand Stamped Accent Wall

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We’ve lived in our house for 4 years now.  I can’t believe it’s been that long!  The first two years were right at the beginning of East Coast Creative, so I did a good amount of projects in my home, but the second two years I was filming our TV show “Knock It Off!” which […]

The East Coast Creative Newsletter is Here! EC2↑Date


 We are so excited about this announcement!  We’ve been thinking about it for an eternity, but just never pulled the plug.  Today we’re officially launching a weekly East Coast Creative Newsletter!  It’s all the fun and creativity of EC2 Blog directly to your inbox one day a week.  We know everyone is busy- I mean […]

How to Paint a Mosaic Accent Wall {Bedroom Makeover}

Accent Wall

If you missed my daughter Kira’s Colorful Bedroom Makeover, check it out here.  It’s interesting when you’re doing a room for a little person… there’s this part of me that wants to go all crazy blogger-designer-nutso on the space, and then there’s the realistic mom side that reminds me that her room will be a […]

Bicycle Wheel Clock {Thistlewood Farms}


If you missed the announcement about which nine contestants made it through to Round 2 of Creating with the Stars, click here! We’re dying to see what those ladies come up with for this week’s Knockoff theme! ————————————————————————————————————————– We fell in love with Karianne’s clock the moment we laid eyes on it. It’s so orignal […]

DIY Chalk Paint Clipboard


Hey Guys! I’m excited to be welcoming some contributors to EC2 Blog! We haven’t had contributor blog posts in a while, and I love sharing creative ideas from other awesome people, so I’m glad we’re back at it with today’s DIY Chalk Paint Clipboard! Let me introduce you to Alisa and Rachel, better known as […]

Free Monthly Makeover: Toddler Bedroom Makeover Design Plan

Room Makeover East Coast Creative

This makeover room design is part of my free monthly makeover that I do each month for one lucky East Coast Creative & “Knock It Off” newsletter subscriber!  If you want to be entered in to win next month, fill out the form below!   Enter to Win our FREE Monthly Makeover & Join the VIP […]

How to Reupholster Dining Room Chairs


When you’re working with a small budget, but desperately need new chairs for your dining room table, what do you do? Well, you go thrift shopping of course, and you find unique mis-matched chairs that can fit well together after a quick little makeover. This is a skill that every DIYer should have, so today I’m […]

Side Table Makeover {Annie Sloan Chalk Paint}


So by now you know that I’m in love with chalk paint. I basically shout it from the rooftops whenever I get the chance. It totally transformed my fireplace, and is now helping me to makeover my dining room, one furniture piece at a time. The first piece I tackled is this old Ikea table […]

Shoe Rack Hack: DIY Dining Room Buffet


I love spending time just browsing the aisles at Lowe’s – I look at all kinds of items and dream up future projects. This DIY dining room buffet project is the result of one of those browsing sessions.  It’s a simple project (you don’t need any advanced skills), looks completely high end, and your friends will […]

Get Organized!

I’m so happy to introduce you to Robin Harisis. She was roomates with my older sister at Messiah College, so I sort of know her by association. She is the founder of Room Service Personal Organizing, LLC and a member of the National Association of Professional Organizers and Faithful Organizers.  Robin believes that everyone can […]

Modern Accent Wall using Vinyl Flooring- EC2 Apartment

Vinyl Flooring Accent Wall

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Elmer’s ProBond Advanced. All opinions are 100% mine. I’ve had a busy summer- the kind of busy that a person can’t and shouldn’t keep up for too long.  It’s a whole long big story for another time, but one element of my busyness has […]

12 Creative Wall Art Ideas: Creating a Statement Wall

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  I love a good statement wall- it makes sense with my style (quirky, bold & colorful), so I thought it would be fun to share 12 Creative Wall Art Ideas so you have some good inspiration all in one place.   I’m honored to call some of these talented women friends- their ideas are […]

How to Paint a Whiteboard Wall

Whiteboard wall

Thanks for all your feedback on Kira’s Colorful Room Makeover this week!  Funny story… Jess and I are doing some filming this coming Monday (can’t spill the beans yet!) and they need to get some footage of Kira’s room… can I just tell you how messy her room is now? There are about 200 tiny […]