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hey there! I'm monica 

I pride myself on making amazing style and design accessible for everyone, regardless of location, budget, or ability! My design philosophy is rooted in authenticity + attainability - If I can do it, you can too! My work has been featured in countless publications, but I take the most pride in homeowners that have been personally inspired by my DIY ideas and have tried something in their own homes!

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HGTV Magazine is one of my very favorite things to read- I get so much inspiration in each issue… and now… wait for it… My freakin’ piano is featured!!  AHHHH!!!  Who knew painting my piano green would be our golden ticket to the HGTV train?!?
If you haven’t picked up the October issue, you really should.  Then you should frame page 54… and then maybe put it above your bed.  Hmm, too much?
The editors at HGTV Mag called and asked me all about my color choice for the piano.  I love that they included my quote about “spunk”… In 7th grade I was given the nickname “Spunky” from one of my teachers.  I guess it hasn’t gone away!!
If you missed all the fun details of my piano makeover and DIY Wood Shim Wall Art,
click HERE for the full post with all the info!

Okay, now I have to mention the light sconce.  Our blog sponsor Brad from Lucent Lampworks custom made it for me!  I explained my vision and then the two of us built it together (I kind just smiled and Brad did all the work)
Brad is so creative and amazing at his craft!  If you want lights that go far beyond the run of the mill, in-stock options check out Lucent!
I also have to thank our friend Stacy from Salvatori Photography.  She came over to help me take pictures of my piano- and man that lady takes awesome pics!  If you’re in the PA area give her a call!
Alright, I’ve got to go run around the block or do something to burn off all this excited energy!! (If you know me well, you know there’s about a 2.7% chance of me running-ha!)
We’re so excited and thankful for this awesome feature and are just feelin’ pretty darn blessed by all of you and your support!  Thanks a million guys!!

The comments +

  1. So fun! Congratulations!

  2. Mimi says:

    Got my HGTV Mag today — love the green piano! I had contemplated painting mine awhile back but chickened out. Seeing yours just might change my mind : )

  3. Huge congrats to you, that’s so fun!!!

  4. I saw it! How excited are you??? Congrats!

  5. You totally deserve it!! How cool!!! Congratulations!

  6. Love the green color, and the fabric on the bench. Congrats on the feature!

  7. Jenny Lynn says:

    Got my copy of HGTV magazine in the mail, totally flipped open to enjoy your being spotlighted. I enjoyed it. You are famous! 🙂

  8. James Smith says:

    I just love this creative idea. Gonna share it with my friends

  9. Denise Sabia says:

    Love that colorful wall. and I think I recognize that BINGO card! lol

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