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{my favourite projects of 2010}

December 31, 2010

Hard to believe another year has flown by!

 It has been an exciting year - I have met many wonderful friends through blogging and have had some of my projects featured in some amazing blogs and websites.  

A big thank-you to all my followers and friends that read my humble blog, it makes my day when you leave such encouraging comments. 

There will also be a few changes in the new year at hodge:podge, my new blog header is getting some final tweaks and should be up in the next week or so and I plan on launching a new series, so Canadian, eh? where I feature and/or interview various Canadian bloggers, designers, artists, and etsy sellers. I hope to have the first feature in a few weeks! Stay tuned....

But....

We can't end 2010 without re-visiting some of my favourite DIY projects from this past year.


{January}


 Taking a thrift store lamp from gram to glam....



{February}

Recently this tutorial was featured on Adventures in Renovating a Brooklyn Limestone.



{March}

Not much happened as I spent 2 weeks in Hawaii with our eldest daughter's track team. 

I know life is rough.


{April}



{May}

Monogrammed a small chair just for my niece.


and had the pleasure of getting together with local design bloggers at the quaint Little White House Cafe in Fort Langley


{June}

Transformed a junkstore mirror with a little spray paint.


{August}

Made subway/eyechart art for my son's room.


{September}

Created an art wall in my eldest daughter's room.


{October}



{November}



{December}

No exciting DIY projects but instead had a few projects featured on various blogs and
enjoyed getting our home ready for Christmas.


Wishing you all a prosperous and blessed New Year!

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14 comments:

  1. You have so many wonderful projects that have been accomplished this year.

    Happy New Year Barbara!

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  2. You had a busy and very productive year. Happy New Year!

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  3. A fabulous year for a fabulous you. So happy to count you as one of my blogging friends and wishing you so many good things in 2011. Happy New Year Barbara!

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  4. Love all your projects - love to know how and when you work? You make it look so easy!
    Happy Year ahead full of fantastic hodge:podge!
    pve

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  5. You had some great projects in 2010. Love the headboard. Thanks so much for joining my party. Happy New Year!

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  6. Beautiful blog...enjoyed my visit and you have been a very busy girl! Love all your projects!

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  7. So happy to have met you Barbara. I can't wait to see your new design. It's a little like renovating your "other" home. Hope you are having fun with it.
    Happy happy New Year.
    Dana

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  8. I just love those lamps! You are so talented (: Glad I found your blog this year!! Can't wait to continue our friendship (:

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  9. Congratulations on a year well done! I'm looking forward to seeing what you have up your sleeve this year :)

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  10. What a productive year you had Barbara! :) It was great discovering your blog and getting to know you in 2010... I'm looking forward to seeing more from you in 2011! :) All the best! x

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  11. You really accomplished a lot in 2010 Barbara! Can't wait to see what fabulous projects you have in store for 2011.
    Alissa

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  12. The red headboard is my favorite. So cool!

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  13. Wow, it looks like you've been busy in 2010! I especially liked the monogrammed chair and the 'bling' picture !

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