Category Archives: interior decorating

CREATING A FLORAL CHRISTMAS TREE

diy-floral-christmas-tree-8-adasdesigninc-ada-gonzalez-christmas-tree-and-g Sometimes we go on autopilot around the holidays (esp when we r juggling so much) that we end up decorating the SAME WAY EVERY YEAR. We often forget how refreshing and invigorating it is to try something new. Yep, including … READ MORE

5 STEPS TO MAKING A fashionable SNOWMAN WREATH

0 DIY snowman wreath for front door - instructions Finally done! – my snowman door wreath. I love the way it turned out, and hope you do too. Check out below my behind the scenes photos (cameo appearance by T-Rex and me), the 7 items i used to make … READ MORE

TRASH BAG SPIDER WEB INSTRUCTIONS for HALLOWEEN

0_ada-gonzalez_black-trash-bag-spider-webs_halloween-idea_broom What the what?! Yep, it may be hard to believe at 1st glance, but these spider webs are made from black trash bags. Seriously! Just 1 large bag makes 2 of these 28″ wide webs. So, go ransack your pantry, … READ MORE

DINING ROOM MAKEOVER progress AND completion reveal

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The way this dining room looked before did not represent my client at all! Odessa is a young professional in her late awesome 20s who is very funny, smart, stylish, and witty. And her dining room? It’s was boring and … READ MORE

GORE + BIOHAZARD SIGN FOR HALLOWEEN or for when you are experimenting with new cooking recipes

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I created this last year for Halloween and took photos to share with you. The fake blood on the gloves were made using red paint markers, the biohazard sign was created with black poster board that cost less than $1.00, … READ MORE

SPECIAL EDITION – 3 HALLOWEEN COSTUMES FOR YOUR PILLOW

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Don’t faint! These all cost less than $5.00 each! I know AWESOME SAUCE. Who says Halloween is just for kids? Not me! Who says Halloween is all about making the home super scary and ugly instead of beautifying it? Not READ MORE

In just 1 minute MAKE EASY NO SEW PILLOW COVERS

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I love shopping for decorative pillows for my clients, but since I specialize in affordable decorating solutions I aim to shave costs whenever I can without affecting the quality of the design and comfort of my clients. A new decorative … READ MORE

BEFORE + AFTER | HOW THIS small powder room GOT A HUGE MODERN MAKEOVER

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I wish I had a video camera to record their smiles as they looked with pride at their new powder room! Cathy & Charles finally got the powder room they hoped for (woohoooo!). How did it look before? We can … READ MORE

CREATE THIS BEAUTIFUL leaf hanging WALL DECOR FOR UNDER $4

creating-fake-paint-dipped-hanging-leaf-decorations-by-ada-gonzalez Here’s the scoop, if you want a super economical, easy to make, colorful (customized to colors you love) hanging decor to give your wall a unique colorful happy look this autumn then try making these ‘pretend’ paint-dipped leaf hanging wall … READ MORE

HOW ACCENT WALLS were created in this LIVING ROOM

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My clients Shruti and Gaurav had a busy schedule and lots of friends that stay over, so this living room design was based on making it beautiful and economical for Shruti and Gaurav while making it fun, lively, and comfortable … READ MORE