Author Archives: Team Ada + Jane

Weekend project - How to monogram your wall ECONOMICALLY

Hi! Today’s post is a project I designed for an apartment’s dressing area adjacent to a small bathroom. The mission was to turn a boring wall beautiful without adding wallpaper, decal, artwork, or buying a stencil. So, I stared at READ MORE

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Before + After Photos of Elizabeth’s Living Room (part 3)

Ready to see more of my design project installation for Elizabeth?

Part 1 revealed here, part 2 revealed here. Welcome to the tour …

Below are the contractors (Unal and Murat) who attached the curtain rods to the

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Design using the unexpected | Elizabeth’s living room (part 2)

I thrive on creating designs that are unexpected, like placing paint in an unexpected area (not just the wall), or hidden storage solutions (whaaaat?? that gorgeous ottoman’s top becomes a removable tray?). Oh, if you haven’t seen READ MORE


Monday’s Make-it … {ooh la la COOL hallway signs}

How was ur weekend? I went to see The Lorax in 3D .. my mom + hubby are obsessed with 3D, so we just had to find a theater that had 1 and we did (it was fun). But what … READ MORE

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Monday’s Make-It … { lamp shade revamp }

How was your weekend? Mine was spent in class - yep 2 full days of taking notes, raising my hand for questions, and ….’creative’ FUN! Wa??? fun in class? U betcha!!… bec the class was held by the Holly Becker … READ MORE

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Monday’s Make-it … {DIY upholstered nail headboard}

How was your weekend? Hub and I went to see Harry Connick Jr (not in concert, but in broadway). He is starring in the play On A Clear Day You Can See Forever. I love going to the theater

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Monday’s Make-it … {anthropologie inspired pears}

Happy Monday!!! We had several inches of snow this weekend (and I loved it!!!! … I just had to bundle up looking like a snowbear, but hey I kept warm). Ok, today I am super exited to announced that my

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Monday’s Make-it … {chic tree stump coffee tables}

Happy Monday! It is14 degrees in New York right now = brrrrr! How’s the temperature where u live? Here’s a question for today’s post: Do you love change? (I don’t mean moolaaah .. I know we all luv that).

Alicia … READ MORE

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Wednesday’s Wink … { foyer-unique wall hook | Part 1}

Happy day before Gobble Gobble day!!! Check out this twig below. See anything special about it?

It has holes for screws which means that this twig is actually a wall hook.

Here’s another pic showing a hat on the hook. … READ MORE


Tasty Tuesdays … { my comfort food for brrr days }

The weather is getting chilly, and one of my comfort foods for cold weather is Indian food. Hubby and I went to Alachi Masala Indian restaurant in Manhattan and my dish (um, the food not the plate) was delicious. … READ MORE