“Happy Hauntings’’ Skeleton Wreath

happy haunting halloween wreath

Jeanette from Craft in Crosby loves Grandin Road’s Halloween décor, especially the wreaths, so it’s no surprise that a spooky “Happy Hauntings” wreath immediately caught her eye while perusing the catalog. Jeannette knew she could make one for less than the $259 price tag – way less! She gathered supplies from the dollar store and [...Read More]

From Rocking Horse to Wall Décor

wall mount horse head

A few years ago, Angie from Knick of Time brought home a broken antique rocking horse from an auction that no one else had bid on. She thought she might try to fix it, but it was never the most pressing project on her to-do list. So there it sat in her workshop, forgotten, until [...Read More]

Photo Prop Chalkboard Using Poster Board

poster board chalkboard photo prop

Nikki of Tikkido didn’t set out to create a knock off with this project. She was just trying to buy a basic chalkboard large enough to use as a photo background prop. But, alas, she couldn’t find anything locally and didn’t have time to order online. In desperation, Nikki discovered that heavy duty black poster [...Read More]

Hot Pink Painted Bead Chandelier

painted bead chandelier

When Cyndy of The Creativity Exchange and her daughter planned her bedroom design, one of the things her daughter wanted was a hot pink chandelier. That’s what led them to a remarkable empire chandelier that cost around $5,ooo, which Cyndy says was “about $4999.00 out of our price range for my girl’s room.” While they [...Read More]

Door Turned Bathroom Wall Shelves

bathroom wall shelves from old door

One of my fabulous contributors on Infarrantly Creative, Laura of Finding Home, has a serious knack for turning old doors into amazing creations. Last fall she shared on my site how she created additional storage space in her tween daughters’ bathroom – from a door! Laura hadn’t planned on using a door for this project, [...Read More]

DIY Kilim Pillows from Rugs

diy-kilim-pillows

Lindsay from The White Buffalo Styling Company simply can’t get enough kilim and was loving several global rugs from World Market. She found inexpensive rag rugs for only $2 at a local dollar store with a similar navajo style and says she “immediately fell in love with the colors and prints.” Lindsay turned the rugs [...Read More]

Round Pedestal Table with Nailheads

round dining table with nailhead trim

Roxanne from The Honeycomb Home found two different designer tables with nailhead trim that she loved. However, she couldn’t afford either of them. Instead, Roxanne purchased a less expensive round table from Pier One with the potential to look like her dream tables. It was simple to add large nailheads around the edge for a [...Read More]

Leather Belt Drawer Pulls

leather drawer pulls diy

Angela from Blue i Style was browsing furniture stores when she came across a gorgeous dresser with leather drawer pulls. She knew the $1,600 dresser was way too expensive and impractical for her toddler son’s bedroom. However, Angela also knew an IKEA Hemnes dresser would look great dressed up with leather hardware and created her [...Read More]