A couple of months ago, I was asked my good friend Tauni to participate in the One Word Challenge on her SNAP Creativity blog. I have been choosing a word of the year for the past few years, and I was excited to be able to participate in her series and to share my word of the year there.
In case you missed it, my word for 2015 is
You can read why I chose the word "Dream" here.
As a gift for participating in the challenge, I received my word spelled out in some adorable Marquee Love letters designed by Heidi Swap for American Crafts. And I knew exactly what I wanted to do with them.
I've had the idea of using marquee letters in our basement family room in mind ever since we moved into Hydeaway Cottage, and having them spell out my word of the year was even better. They are going to be the foundation of what I eventually plan to be a gallery wall, but for now they look adorable all by themselves.
Read more after the break...
The letters can be customized using paint or scrapbook paper or whatever your heart desires. Thing is, I loved them white, so I left them just the way they were.
The family room is off to a good start!
Sofa: Ektorp from IKEA
Curtains: IKEA (discontinued)
Navy and White pillows: IKEA
Tan and White pillows: Birch Lane
Tan and White pouf: Target
Popcorn Boxes: Target
Have a great day!
I was given the Heidi Swap marquee letters free of charge. I was also given the Birch Lane pillows free of charge. The opinions expressed about them are 100% mine.