Get Your Sharpies Out!

Ho Hey! You guys know that Lumineers song? It’s pretty good. Anyways, hows your week going? I’ve been feeling super duper creative lately. I have so many ideas that come to mind on a daily basis that I started a journal so I don’t lose track. I love when I get inspiration like this.

So a little over a week ago, I sharpied the hell out of my Vans. Here’s the story on my Vans. They were given to me by my roommate who is a shoe size bigger then me but I have been wanting white Vans for like ever so when she told me she was going to throw them out, I snatched them right up. They were pretty dirty so I rocked them for a couple of months and then I realized I needed to do something to cover up the dirt:

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I totally just snapped this pic on my iPhone at the coffee shop. So that leads me to this:

Have you heard of the blog Vintage Revivals? She is such a rad DIYer and super energetic and funny writer so I really enjoy keeping up with her. A couple of days ago she posted about her DIY Sharpie Wallpaper. Check out the photo:

DIY Sharpie Wallpaper Tutorial @ Vintage Revivals[7]She was inspired by an Apartment Therapy post:

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So then I was like, “Screw this! Now I’m inspired!” And now I have some images to show you so that you can be inspired too.

142989356889525368_SFCXabb1_cI love this design because it is a perfect blend of this mid century modern, graphic, abstract design. That’s the best way I can describe it and the best part is that it’s in gold!

black-and-white-wall-color-decalThis is a fun one for your office. Why not?

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I totally adore this design especially because it doesn’t take up the whole wall which could be really overwhelming and maybe even nauseating after a couple glasses or wine.

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Ok this person is a rockstar. Those trees are beautiful! I would definitely play around and sketch a lot of paper before throwing it on the walls but I totally adore how this came out.

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And finally, look at this beaut! It so works in this loft space with high ceilings. Isn’t it amazing?

So here’s the deal. Wallpaper can be expensive but sharpies and a creative mind are not. Get to it before your kids do!

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