Handmade French Macaroon Ornaments

French macaroon handmade ornaments

Since Jillian from I am a Homemaker has never tried French Macaroons, she can’t attest to their taste. However, she can say that they sure are pretty – pretty enough to turn into whimsical Christmas ornaments!  Jillian was inspired when she came across a set of sparkly Macaroon ornaments from Ballard and repurposed bottle caps […Read More]

“Give Thanks” Thanksgiving Door Tags

wood tags4

If you are looking for a great alternative to a wreath for your front door this fall, Jaime from That’s My Letter has you covered! Jaime utilized Ballard’s beverage tag design to create decorative door tags with a Thanksgiving message. Of course these would be adorable for any holiday, and they only require a couple […Read More]

DIY Burlap Message Board

DIY Home Decor Ideas Ballard Inspired Burlap Memo Board

When Jen from Girl in the Garage came across Ballard’s burlap message boards, she knew she could make something similar for much cheaper – like $13 instead of $99! In addition to being inexpensive, Jen says the steps to make your own are almost too easy. All you have to do is wrap the burlap […Read More]

Carved Wood Rosette Wall Décor

carved wood medallions

Nancy from Artsy Chicks Rule was inspired when she came across some intricately carved wood medallions from Ballard Designs. She says, “What didn’t inspire me too much….was the price.” So Nancy made her own using inexpensive rosettes she found on Amazon. Nancy mounted each rosette on a piece of wood and then painted them with […Read More]

Jack-O-Lantern Chandelier Shades

jack o lantern chandelier covers

While Cynthia from Clockwork Interiors loves Halloween, she says, “I’m just not willing to spend a lot of money on something I will only enjoy for a couple of weeks out of the year.” Thus, the reason she was torn when she came across jack-o-lantern chandelier shades that retail for $18 each. It just so […Read More]

Family Name Wall Plaque

ballard inspired family sign

Pamela at From My Front Porch to Yours was inspired by Ballard’s Pruvost Plaque and knew she wanted to put her own spin on the popular sign. While Ballard’s sign recreates one that once hung above a sweet shop, Pamela added a personal touch by making hers a family sign that reads, “The Finch Family […Read More]

“BAR” Monogram Wall Décor

ballard inspired monogram art

About a year ago Jeanette from Snazzy Little Things scored 25 coffered ceiling tiles at her local Restore for only $1 a piece. While she had hoped to send the message to her hubs that she wanted a coffered ceiling in the basement, the collection of tiles sat and sat. Eventually, Jeanette decided to turn […Read More]

Stenciled Dog Toy Storage Basket

stenciled dog toy storage

Kathleen of Charm Bracelet Diva {at Home} recently got a new puppy – and all the toys that come with it! She knew the moment she  saw a hemp dog toy storage basket from Ballard, she could make it herself for much less. Kathleen already had burlap buckets she had recently picked up for a […Read More]