Plaster Flower Vase for Spring

Anthropologie Inspired Flower Vase

When trying to come up with projects to ring in spring last year, Kathy of Up To Date Interiors knew she would be recreating a flower vase from Anthropologie. Why? Because she already had all the materials on hand! Kathy brightened up an old vase she had with yellow spray paint and then added one […Read More]

Colorful Tassel Pillow–for Beginning Sewers!

Anthropologie Inspired Tassel Pillow

If you’re a beginning seamstress, you may think you don’t have the experience to actually create something beautiful for your home. Lindsay of Shrimp Salad Circus shows this certainly isn’t the case! She was inspired to create her own colorful pillow with full-on Anthropologie style for only $9, and all you need to do is […Read More]

Turn a Bowl into a Hanging Planter

Anthropologie Hanging Planter Knockoff

Now that spring is here, Lindsay from Shrimp Salad Circus can’t help but have all things outdoors on the brain. She fell hard for a hanging planter from Anthropologie, but at $68 it was certainly NOT in the budget. Lindsay realized she already had a melamine bowl on hand that would perfect for this project, […Read More]

Create a Faux Cross Stitch–with Paint!

Painted Cross Stitch Dress

Michele from The Scrap Shoppe had a black dress hanging in her closet that was pretty boring and barely ever worn. She was inspired by Anthropologie to give the dress a makeover – cross stitch style! However, the kicker is that this project actually requires NO sewing. Instead, Michele achieved the look of cross stitching  […Read More]

Handpainted Globe with Gold Lettering

Anthropologie Inspired Handpainted Globe

Jesica from Décor Daydreams was taking her monthly “stroll” through Anthropologie’s website when she came across their Wanderlust Globe and knew she could DIY it for much less than the $128 price tag. Jesica grabbed an inexpensive globe from TJ Maxx and repainted it to look like her inspiration. Then she added lettering with a […Read More]

Make a Flower Bouquet–from Yarn!

Anthropologie Inspired Pomdelion Bouquet

When you think of spring, likely fresh flowers quickly come to mind. I love filling my home with the colorful blooms, but it can be quite the expense if you don’t have your own cutting garden. Katie of The Casual Craftlete offers a fun alternative to fresh flowers that will keep its vibrant color for […Read More]

Faceted Gold Knobs from Clay

DIY Home Decor  Gold Clay Knobs

Slowly but surely, Amy from Delineate Your Dwelling has been making progress on her master bedroom update. She has challenged herself to keep costs as low as possible, which meant spending $10 a knob for Faceted Orb Knobs from Anthropologie wasn’t happening. Instead, Amy grabbed some air dry clay and easily sculpted her own gold […Read More]

Industrial Style Chalkboard Numbers

Anthropologie inspired Industrial Metal Letters

Kathy of The Budget Decorator wanted to add some industrial metal letters to her living room for a quick update and to give it a little “edge.” While Anthropologie sells very cool zinc letters, Kathy knew she could come up with something that cost than $18 a letter. Kathy used a simple technique with chalkboard […Read More]