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Mr. Kate

Winner in House & Home

About Mr. Kate

“Because why not?”—LA-based blogger and designer Kate Albrecht, aka Mr. Kate, wants you to live an inspired lifestyle and think outside the box. Author of A Hot Glue Gun Mess: Funny Stories, Pretty DIY Projects, Kate brings accessibility and fun to DIY creation, offering dynamic lifestyle blogs, coordinating jewelry (and a line of temporary tattoos called BeautyMarks), as well as daily YouTube vlogs featuring anything from DIY skull candle holders to the popular #OMGWeBoughtAHouse home renovation series. Steadily closing in on 1 million subscribers, Mr. Kate has launched a 2016 social media drive in pursuit of that goal, offering #mrkate1million incentives including a $10,000 room transformation giveaway.

Mr. Kate's best work on social