Archives for May 2011

Ping Pong Letter and Number Spheres

Suesan from Frou-FruGal spray painted some ping pong balls and added vinyl letters and numbers to make her own decorative spheres. She finished them off with a glossy clear coat to give them a super shiny look. She included all the letters in her family’s name and numbers for the year she was married. I […Read More]

Vintage Prints Wall Art

Jeanine from Okio B Designs created her own collection of framed vintage black and white prints. She simply found some images similar to those of her inspiration and then added them to some inexpensive frames. I really love it when items that costs hundreds in a catalog can be recreated like this for next to […Read More]

Modern Stenciled Curtains

Pamela from PB&J Stories used a stencil to create these stunning curtains with a modern design. She mixed acrylic paint with a fabric medium and then applied it to the panels with a foam roller. I simply love this pattern and give big time props to Pamela for a job well done. With the perfectly […Read More]

Kid’s Chalkboard Activity Table

Megan from No Dime Design turned an old living room table into a chalkboard activity table for her children. All she did was paint some chalkboard paint on top and voila! Not only does this table hide toys like a charm , but her girls absolutely love it! (Isn’t that what really matters?) Megan’s table […Read More]

‘Built-in’ Entertainment Shelves

Bridget from Windgate Lane has long been dreaming of adding built-in shelves to her family room. Thanks to Craigslist it is now a reality. Bridget primed and painted her two Craigslist bookshelves and placed  them on each side of her current television console to achieve that built-in look. The stenciling she added to the back […Read More]

Poppy Field Canvas Painting

Paulette from 3sisters created her own picturesque poppy field painting on a used canvas she bought at the thrift store for a dollar.  I am simply blown away by Paulette’s ability to recreate this painting. She even added some personal touches to make it her own, such as the blue sky and cottage-style home in […Read More]

Chalkboard Movie Sign

Nicole from Wannabe Crafty created her own clap board to build her family’s anticipation for movie night. I love this! Our family also enjoys a good movie night, and this would be so cute to set up beforehand. Nicole also suggests creating a miniature one with different wording for the little Hollywood directors in your […Read More]

Laundry Definition Wall Sign

Last fall, I shared this definition sign I created for my new upstairs laundry room over at my other blog Infarrantly Creative. I had everything on hand except for the screws, so this project cost me a whopping dollar to make. That’s just slightly less expensive than the $129.00 price tag of my inspiration. (I’m […Read More]