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Taradara Made It

Tara Rex

I DIY, sew, paint, and tear my house apart and put it back together again. It drives my family nuts, but always make them happy when a project is complete!

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diy, decor

Easy DIY: Fancy Tablecloth

By Tara Rex on Dec 27, 2013

I wanted a nice table cloth for our annual neighborhood progressive party, but didn’t want to spend a bunch of money on 2 tablecloths {call me cheap or call me crafty}. So, I fixed that... Continue reading

diy, lighting, paint

How To: Paint Brass Light Fixtures

By Tara Rex on Nov 25, 2013

No need to go buy new expensive light fixtures for your home, just paint them and give them a great updated look Continue reading

kitchen, remodeling

Before and After: A Kitchen Island Mosaic Makeover

By Tara Rex on Nov 20, 2013

My kitchen makeover is finally over! It all started with the hardwood floors that were flooded last year. They got redone (thank you insurance). Then we got new GE appliances. I love the pewter finish... Continue reading