Alexi Politis

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Alexi Politis
Seeking Alexi is an inspirational Home, Design & Travel blog geared towards empowering women to create, celebrate & find their true selves. Alexi's goal is to inspire like-minded creative junkies to establish higher-quality design in all areas & stages of life. With a focus on minimalism, purpose, & the modern, she motivates her readers to seek & cultivate a life they love, as well.

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Wooden Star Decoration for the Fourth of July

These Fourth of July wooden star decorations are a great way to dress up your front door, backyard deck or fireplace mantel. Alexi Politis of Seeking Alexi takes you through the project, step by step, and offers a few tips to make the wooden star project go smoothly. I made three wooden star decorations for my […]
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Simple DIY Black Pipe Light Fixture

You’ve probably seen desk lamps made of pipe, but here’s a very cool DIY black pipe light fixture you can hang from your ceiling. Alexi Politis of Seeking Alexi created this pipe project for us, and she says you can build the pipe light fixture in just one afternoon. I have to be honest, I was […]
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3 Step Living Room Makeover

Alexi Politis of Seeking Alexi recently moved into a new home. After making each room livable, she decided it was time to give her home finishing touches, with her living room last on her list. Read more to see how just a few investment pieces and rearranging turns this room from “okay” to gorgeous. 3 Step Living Room […]
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DIY Kitchen Table

You don’t need any special woodworking skills to build this very attractive DIY kitchen table. Alexi Politis, Seeking Alexi, created this project with budget in mind, too. Not only is this a great project for a beginning to intermediate DIYer, it’s great for anyone who wants to save money, too. Just follow Alexi’s simple tutorial […]
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Graveyard Centerpiece with DIY Plaster Hands

It’s not often you see a Halloween centerpiece that’s actually kind of spooky, but that’s exactly what you get with this excellent DIY. Alexi of Seeking Alexi created it for our Halloween Style Challenge here on The Home Depot Blog. With the DIY plaster hands and the miniature graveyard scene, you could easily adapt Alexi’s ideas for a […]
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Modern C-Base Side Table

This C-base side table looks so gorgeous, it’s hard to believe it’s a DIY project. Alexi Politis, of Seeking Alexi built it for our DIY Challenge. We challenged her to come up with a fun and doable weekend project, with the only stipulation that she use lumber.Alexi’s side table scoots right up next to the sofa, making […]
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Stunning DIY Deck Built on a Budget

This DIY deck is a gorgeous addition to Alexi Politis’ backyard. Alexi blogs about DIY projects, design and entertaining at Seeking Alexi. She created this simple deck to help make her backyard the perfect place for outdoor entertaining. Alexi had no specialized skills for building a deck, but she’s a fearless DIYer, and she produced this simple […]
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3 Musts to Make the Perfect Backyard for Entertaining

These three “musts” for creating the perfect backyard for entertaining come Alexi Politis of Seeking Alexi. It’s her contribution to the Patio Style Challenge series here on The Home Depot Blog.  For Alexi, it really comes down to good patio or deck design. See how simple she makes backyard entertaining with her remarkable skills. The Perfect […]
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Modern Mantel Makeover for Christmas

Alexi of Seeking Alexi loves to create designs that reflect her personal taste— especially in her home. We invited her to take part in our Holiday Style Challenge, and sent Alexi a mystery box of Home Depot Christmas decorations to get her started on her Christmas decorating. For the Style Challenge, Alexi gave her living room […]
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