Merry Mag Summer 2015

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merry HOME (left) WATERCOLOR ART WITH KIDS BY Emily Arbour I’m always on the lookout for projects I can do with my kids. My daughter particularly likes to get in on the action when I’m in DIY mode. This time, when I was trying to create something perfect for Merry Mag (& found myself coming up empty) I thought I’d look to the kids for answers. I’m thrilled with how adorable this piece turned out. Click here to visit Cheerfully Made for the full tutorial

(right) DIY FAUX CORAL BY Shannon Acheson Summer decorating for me means cool breezes from open windows, fresh neutrals and beachy accents like shells, flowers and sailboats. These DIY Faux Corals fit right in and are inexpensive and easy to create - even if you don’t craft much! Click here to visit AKA Design for the full tutorial