Pizza Pan to Classy Wine Tray

Atta Girl Amy hit the jackpot when she inherited a bunch of deep dish pizza trays from her neighbor who is the manager at a pizza chain. Amy didn’t have a plan for them at the time but added them to her stash. It only took a few days for inspiration to strike when Amy […Read More]

Spotted Chandelier Shades

Amanda from Dixie Delights decided to deviate a bit from her usual traditional style and incorporate hints of black and white into her décor. It started with a set of spotted chandelier shades from Ballard Designs. Amanda loved the idea of putting the shades on the blindingly bright chandy in her den but wasn’t about […Read More]

Monogram Christmas Wreath from Yard Clippings

Brooke from Be Fed Again says she’s always astounded at the cost of wreaths. While many can’t be replicated easily and are worth every penny, others “can be made in the comforts of your home for free.” Brooke shares the perfect example with this monogram wreath she made for absolutely NOTHING! She simply clipped some […Read More]

Peace on Earth Christmas Chalkboard with Wreath

After flipping through the Ballard holiday catalog, April from House by Hoff just couldn’t shake one of the images from her mind – a chalkboard featuring a peace sign made from a wreath.  Fortunately, it was simple for April to make her own! She turned a freebie mirror into a chalkboard and then simply hung […Read More]

Ornament Table Runner

Vanessa from At the Picket Fence made the official shift from fall to Christmas in her home with this Ballard-inspired table runner. The $15 price tag is much more palatable to my wallet than Ballard’s $79 asking price, and you may be able to whittle it down even more if you’ve got some drop cloth and […Read More]

Beadboard Laundry Drying Rack

Jen from The House of Wood has been giving her laundry room a little TLC lately. One project she completed for the space was a beadboard drying rack inspired by Ballard Designs. These racks are so handy to have and much prettier than the plastic ones you can buy at the store. Plus, with Jen’s […Read More]

Wooden Christmas Door Tags

You may remember the wooden tags Jaime from That’s My Letter created for her front door as an alternative to a wreath for Thanksgiving. Jaime shows that the idea transcends the Thanksgiving season and made a set of chunky Christmas tags too. So simple, so cute, and so versatile! Jaime was inspired by the Southern […Read More]

Simple Chalkboard Christmas Countdown

Sara of Sincerely, Sara D. was going through one of Ballard Designs’ catalogs and fell in love with a Christmas countdown they had created using a chalkboard. Sara made her own using a large canvas, chalkboard paint, rope, and ornaments. Sara says that you can easily modify this idea to reflect your style by altering […Read More]