Media Center with Hidden Toy Storage

pottery barn inspired media center

If you have kids, then you know they come with lots of toys. Amy from Her Tool Belt shares on Remodelaholic how she built a beautiful Pottery Barn inspired media tower with plenty of room for toys, media components, and decorative accessories. The part that makes this entertainment center so awesome for toy storage are [...Read More]

Mod Pet Food Stand with Hairpin Legs

Modern dog bowl stand with hairpin legs

Tanya from Dans le Lakehouse was tired of watching her tall Komondor pup “strain like a brontosaurus” to reach her food and water bowls. She says, “Hubs and I decided she could use a raised bowl stand. I decided that it should be mid-century modern inspired. And turquoise. With hairpin legs… As adorable as the [...Read More]

Bright and Bold Decoupage Wall Initials

anthropologie inspired wall letters

Tori from Lil’ Mrs. Tori wanted to brighten up her craft space and found patterned letters from Anthropologie that were calling her name – to recreate that is! As Tori shares at Crafts Unleashed, it was as simple as painting the sides of some paper mache letters and then decoupaging scrapbook paper to the front. [...Read More]

Coral Painted Stripe Rug

How to Paint a Striped Rug

Beth from Home Stories A to Z was inspired by all the gorgeous painted rugs that other DIYers have created to run to IKEA and snatch up a flat weave rug to make her own. Beth knew she wanted a rug with fifteen stripes that started and ended up with a colored stripe. From there, [...Read More]

Key Shadow Box Wall Art

Skeleton Key Shadow Box Art

Nicole from Meet the B’s has been working on decorating her bare living room walls. She had her eye on key shadow boxes from Restoration Hardware, but they were way out of budget at $90 a pop. For Nicole that just meant it was DIY time! She pulled together a few materials from Michaels and [...Read More]

Vintage Lace Mirror Makeover

Vintage Lace Mirror

Doreen from Hymns and Verses was inspired to give a $10 thrift store mirror a complete makeover using lace and paint. To create the lovely lace design, Doreen used a technique in which she “stenciled” the back with lace and then finished it with a faux mercury glass treatment. Didn’t she do an amazing job [...Read More]

Vintage Spoon Plate Holder

vintage spoon plate holder

Dee from Meatloaf and Melodrama was inspired to turn a pair of her grandma’s vintage spoons into a plate stand a la Anthropologie. Dee already had a plastic plate holder and gave it a quick coat of silver spray paint before adding the spoons with hot glue. This piece has even more sentimental value because [...Read More]

$20 Upholstered and Faux Tufted Headboard

gray tufted headboard

Tamara of Provident Home Design has been hard at work on her sons’ shared bedroom makeover. While perusing ideas for new beds for the space, Tamara came across gray tufted headboards from Restoration Hardware and loved the “handsome and masculine” feel of them. She was inspired to try her hand at making her own headboards, [...Read More]