In this, the final week to enter our incredible sweepstakes, I find myself pouring over pictures and remembering what an amazing experience working on Blog Cabin 2014 has been. One of my absolute favorite memories is visiting the Bok Tower Gardens with my fellow garden enthusiast, Project Manager Dylan Eastman. Don’t worry, I brought the Laurie-Cam.
Just a hop, skip and a jump from our beloved Blog Cabin 2014, the Bok Tower Gardens originally opened in 1929. There in Lake Wales, you will find the masterfully crafted Singing Tower and some absolutely stunning gardens. The bells of the carillon in the tower can be heard throughout the gardens twice a day. Both the Tower and the Gardens were a gift to America from Dutch author, publisher and humanitarian Edward W. Bok. Continue Reading…
Tonight at 9:00 p.m. ET, don’t miss the Blog Cabin 2014 one-hour special with Chris Grundy, as he helms the renovation of a rundown prohibition-era bungalow.
For the first time ever, the Blog Cabin home was moved from an urban lot to a beautiful lakeside spot on Lake Hamilton in Winter Haven, Florida. But before it could even be moved safely, and with as little impact on the community, the crew had to disassemble parts of the house. Browse before-and-after pictures >>
You don’t want to miss the enormous transformation at Blog Cabin 2014 tonight on DIY Network.
And don’t forget, you have until Friday, September 12th at 5:00 p.m. ET to enter for your chance to win!
We are proud to announce the last in our series of the insanely popular Gimme Gimme Giveaways. Through the summer we have been giving away treasured items left behind at Blog Cabin 2014 after episode filming wrapped.
What’s the final item up for grabs? We’re giving away custom artwork, designed and signed by Blog Cabin 2014 show host Chris Grundy. See here for tune-in details regarding the Blog Cabin 2014 special.
To enter for a chance to win this custom artwork, take the virtual home tour, and then tell us, via a comment posted below, what you would do first if you won the Blog Cabin 2014 Giveaway.
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You have from September 5, 2014 at 11:30 a.m. ET until Thursday September 11, 2014, at 11:59:59 p.m. ET to post your comment and thereby enter for a chance to win this custom artwork. On September 15, 2014, we will randomly select the winner of this giveaway and post the winner in the blog on or around September 16, 2014.
I have a secret, I’ve been taking some stealthy, Blog Cabin pictures just for you. As we round the corner on this amazing sweepstakes, I thought I’d finally share some of my sweet memories. Remember, you only have until September 12th to enter for your chance to win, people! Continue Reading…
I love to travel for many reasons, but one of my very favorite reasons is food. During my visits to Blog Cabin 2014, I’ve sampled a lot of Florida cuisine. The most memorable? The delicious southern delicacies I ate at a historic Florida institution known as Cherry Pocket.
Tonight at 9:30 p.m. ET, watch as Yardcore goes lakeside to get the Blog Cabin party started. Show hosts Jake and Joel Moss turn a blase boardwalk and boat dock into an upscale club setting that boasts cantilevered platforms studded with native palms, a custom bar island, a second floor open deck, and floating hammocks set over a party platform that sports a big screen television.
You don’t want to miss this amazing outdoor transformation tonight on DIY Network, as the Yardcore team take over Blog Cabin 2014! Want a sneak peak? Here’s a behind-the-scenes look on set at Yardcore.
We’re thrilled to announce the sixth in our series of the insanely popular Gimme Gimme Giveaways. Through the summer we will be giving away treasured items left behind at Blog Cabin 2014 after episode filming wrapped.
What’s the sixth item up for grabs? We’re giving away matching outdoor place settings featured in Yardcore. See here for tune-in details regarding the Yardcore episode of Blog Cabin 2014.
To enter for a chance to win these place setting, take the virtual home tour, examine each space and then tell us, via a comment posted below, what your favorite Blog Cabin 2014 interior and exterior design feature is and why.
You have from August 29, 2014, at 9 a.m. ET until Thursday, September 4, 2014, at 11:59:59 p.m. ET to post your comment and thereby enter for a chance to win these beautiful prizes. On Monday, September 8, 2014, we will randomly select the winner of this place setting giveaway and post the winner on the blog.
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Stay tuned for our next Gimme Gimme Giveaway, which begins on September 5, 2014. We’ll be giving away custom artwork, designed and signed by Blog Cabin 2014 show host Chris Grundy.
I am pleased to announce that Shelly Cloud is the winner of a collection of live edge mirrors created by the Mega Dens team from recycled wood. Congrats, Shelly Cloud!
Please remember to enter our cutting board and autographed design board giveaway, if you have not done so yet, and get ready for the sixth of our Gimme Gimme Giveaways: matching outdoor place settings featured in Yardcore.
I have a real affinity for pillows, and not just because I love to nap so much. From a designer’s perspective, throw pillows present an amazing opportunity to experiment with colors and textures.
Whether they’re used to make a bold statement or to quietly warm up a space, throw pillows can be a fast, affordable and impermanent way to change the look in a space. The weatherproof pillows above were carefully chosen to make the pergola a colorful and comfortable spot. Here are a few other cozy cushions found at Blog Cabin 2014. Continue Reading…
Tonight at 9:30 p.m. ET, watch as Yard Crashers host Chris Lambton teams up with DIY Network’s Chris Grundy to transform the Blog Cabin 2014 backyard into a relaxing entertaining hang out. The dynamic duo builds a slatted privacy wall with benches for lounging, complete with living walls to showcase Florida’s lush landscaping. Nearby, Chris adds a metal fire pit with seating and a pebble pathway leading to the large cobblestone patio. Finally, the team designs a bocce ball court and two water ski Adirondack chairs to complete this lakeside retreat.
You don’t want to miss this amazing backyard flip tonight on DIY Network, as the Yard Crashers team takes over Blog Cabin 2014! Want a sneak peak? Here’s a behind-the-scenes look on set at Yard Crashers.