$11 Picture Ledges Anyone Can Build

The moment Ursula from Home Made by Carmona got her new couch in the house, she knew Pottery Barn-like photo ledges would be perfect on the wall above the couch. However, she wasn’t feeling quite as enthusiastic when she saw the prices for the shelves. Ursula says, “Well pull out your wood clamps, because if […Read More]

5 Non-Traditional Christmas Wreath Ideas

Now that Thanksgiving is behind us, I know that most people are in full-on Christmas decorating mode. Have you already packed up all the fall décor and decked the halls for Christmas? I’m not there yet. If you know me, you know I am not a huge seasonal decorator; however, but I do like to […Read More]

Monogrammed Christmas Ornament

Stephanie from Full of Great Ideas has a few tricks up her sleeve for creating a lovely monogrammed ornament at very little cost. Stephanie used the outline of a sticker for her stencil and painted it in with glittery red nail polish. Buy a few clear ornaments and a pack of letters and you’re set […Read More]

Scrap Wood Snowflakes

If you are a DIYer, you’ve undoubtedly got piles of scrap wood lying around waiting for inspiration to strike. Katie from Addicted to DIY participated in a challenge to build something using only leftover wood. She had already been eyeing West Elm’s abstract wood snowflakes and the challenge gave her the perfect opportunity to knock […Read More]

How to Cover Books with Paper in Anthropologie Style

Jenna Grace received a copy of Wuthering Heights from Anthropologie as a gift a few years ago. She loved the beautiful cover that had vintage artwork and hand lettering and decided to recover some of her books with pretty patterned paper to make a set. Jenna walks you through all the steps if you’ve never […Read More]

Glitter Bottle Brush Christmas Trees

Katie from The Homespun Hydrangea has been loving Anthropologie’s new holiday collection, especially their Ombre Bottle Brush Trees. However, at $24 a piece they weren’t making it into her shopping cart! Katie says she wasn’t going to let her “measly budget” defeat her and recreated the sparkly trees by bleaching green bottle brush trees from […Read More]

Mason Jar Snow Globe

A couple of years ago Anthropologie sold mason jar snow globes that were insanely popular and knocked off by crafters and DIYers a plenty. The Sassy Life was smitten herself but certainly wasn’t paying $20-$40 for a mason jar! She was inspired to make her own and was pleased to find it was incredibly simple. […Read More]

Kitchen Storage Shelves

Would you love to incorporate additional storage into your kitchen or dining area but lack the floor space for a buffet or sideboard? Try looking to your walls for more storage instead! Corey from Sawdust 2 Stitches shares not one but four sets of building plans for this modular storage system inspired by Pottery Barn. […Read More]