February 2013 archive

Dreaming of Spring Things

February is almost over and I’m hoping March will bring warmer temps, sunnier days, and little birds chirping their springtime songs.  The dreariness of winter always dampens my spirits but in spring my energy is renewed and I feel “normal” again.  So in honor of my favorite season, I made some decor to help me […] Read more…

Our Official Gallery Wall

Gallery Wall by Girl in the Garage

For a while I thought I had a gallery wall in my living room.  Of course I didn’t really know how to make a gallery wall, so I made my best guess and hung some pictures.  It served its purpose for over a year until I started seeing pictures of other people’s gorgeous displays and I […] Read more…

Heartstrings

Heart String side view by Girl in the Garage

Red and white have always been one of my favorite color combinations (they were even my wedding colors) and I enjoy creating unique home decor so this project was just my style. This lovely heart craft took less than an hour to make and can easily enhance your Valentine’s Day decor.  You can make your […] Read more…

Little Boy’s Room #1

Here is our older son’s (age 3) room which is currently a cars/trucks/planes/trains theme in mostly primary colors.  The fun features include removable vintage automobile decals, color-blocked painted walls, picnic table, winding race car track, and boat and car canvas art.  The decals are strategically placed all over the walls to seem as though my […] Read more…