• A line drawing of my home. It is one story with 9 windows with black shutters. The house is a light colored stucco with a black roof and there are many large bushes in the front.
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    Tour de Palmetto | A First Look at our Super Dated Home

    One of the reasons I started this blog was to take you through my renovation journey so that we can both learn to make our homes Pinterest-worthy and magazine-ready. My boyfriend, Taylor, bought his grandparents home 2 years ago and let me tell you my mind was going crazy with all the possibilities. Once Taylor talked me down from my lofty ideas to expand the upstairs and take down half the walls, we started getting some renovations started.

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    My Classic Fall Porch Makeover – A Blog Hop!

    How I Transformed my Front Porch Into a Beautiful Fall Entry Paradise I am so excited to be a part of this Fall Front Porch Tour with these great blogs and I’m glad you made it to my Classic Fall Porch! If you are coming from Nicole’s Mum’s Galore Fall Front Porch, at the Repurpose Life blog, welcome! My name is Morgan and I am making over my 1989, super dated home room by room, complete with wallpaper, paneling, and a different colored carpet in every room. I wanted to makeover my front porch to be festive for the season! This means I had quite a few things to do…

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    How to Paint Your Front Door Like a Professional

    MY FRONT DOOR NEEDED A FACE LIFT SO I WILL SHOW YOU HOW TO DO YOURS TOO BEFORE My front door has been white, which is plain and uninteresting, at least on my house! The windows and trim are white, the stucco is a creamy pink color, and the shutters are black. To create a higher contrast, I decided to match the shutters and go black! Note: Affiliate shopping links are provided for your convenience. By shopping through the links on my site, I will earn a small commission at no additional cost to you. Thanks SUPPLIES Paint Brush/Sprayer – I used a Wagner SprayTech Flexio 5,000 sprayer – check…

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    Hey There Pumpkin DIY Fall Doormat

    EVER WANTED TO MAKE A FUN SEASONAL ENTRY RUG? THIS IS THE TUTORIAL FOR YOU! I’ve seen so many cute Fall welcome mats this year, so I decided to make my own! For this DIY Fall Doormat, I wanted to mix it up and make a semi-circle. I know this seems counter-intuitive but I am accepting orders for the Fall doormat if you would like a completed mat. Most people don’t advise teaching people how to make something that you hope to sell, because then why would they buy it? I understand this, but I am not one to keep secrets. If you want to make the mat, go for…

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    The Perfect Boho Thrifted Faux Terracotta Vases

    UPGRADE YOUR OLD AND THRIFTED VASES TO AN EARTHY BOHO LOOK Got old, dated, or ugly vases? I have a solution for you! These faux terracotta vases look so great in your space and allow you to reuse something you’re not using anymore! If you’re interested in DIY Fall decor, be sure to check out this Fall DIY Wheat Wreath and these DIY Scrap Wood Lanterns. SUPPLIES Thrifted/outdated vases Sample size paints in a range of terracotta + cream colors Baking Soda Paint Brushes GATHER MATERIALS Honestly, once you have everything together, there really is nothing to it! I have this 5lb bag of baking soda but you really DONT…

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    Wait Until You See This DIY Wheat Wreath!

    EASY FALL WREATH TUTORIAL WITH ONLY 4 MATERIALS This DIY wheat wreath only took a couple of hours! It’s fun to make and will look great on your door this fall! The total cost was about $44 but you could make it even cheaper with dried foliage from your own yard! SUPPLIES Dried foliage – I used dried wheat (3 packs from amazon.com: https://amzn.to/3ibL8eI https://amzn.to/3ibL8eI ) Straw Wreath Base Tidy Pins (Try these from amazon.com: https://amzn.to/3ibLdPyhttps://amzn.to/3ibLdPy) Hot Glue Gun BUNDLE Once you’ve gathered all your materials, begin by creating small bundles of the dried foliage. For the wheat, about 6 pieces fit comfortably under each pin, Arrange this bundle where…

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    How to Build DIY Scrap Wood Lanterns in 1 Day

    DIY FALL FRONT PORCH DECOR ON A BUDGET These lanterns were FREE! I used scrap wood that I already had and leftover stain from previous projects. These DIY scrap wood lanterns are definitely a great fall decor idea. Rustic outdoor wood lanterns are super easy and will look great for your indoor or outdoor space! If you would be interested in a DIY Build-Kit for these DIY Scrap Wood Lanterns, I can send you pre-cut pieces of wood. OR if you don’t want to DIY and you’d prefer a finished product, just let me know. I am happy to work something out for you and your space! morgan@palmettohighway.com If you…

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    20 Top Fall Decor Finds Over $20

    BECAUSE I LOVE THEM SO MUCH This is the sequel to my 20 Fall Decor Finds Under $20. There were just so many good items, I couldn’t NOT share! I wanted to expand on my other post with some ‘slightly’ over $20 items because sometimes we need a small splurge! So check out this list of my favorite fall decor over $20 and tell me what you think in the comments! SOME OF MY FAVORITES Have you noticed this trend of layering entry mats? I keep seeing the cutest entryways with a simple rug under a cute welcome mat. Well I actually bought this one! I love that there is…