Rustic Wood and Wire Basket

How to Make a Wood and Wire Basket

Karen from The Art of Doing Stuff knew she had to try to replicate a rustic wood and wire basket she spotted in Country Living Magazine. Not only did she love it, but she knew it would be ridiculously easy to make. Karen pulled together a few readily available materials, including a cork round, paint […Read More]

5 Ways to Build a Desk for Your Student

DIY Desk

My kids officially have a week of school under their belts. The homework hasn’t been flooding in… yet. But I know it’s coming. One project I tackled over the summer was a “His, Hers, and Ours” style desk in our downstairs office so everyone has a place to work. My daughter loves to color there, […Read More]

Decorative Gold Storage Boxes

DIY Home Decor ~ Faux Metal Boxes

When it comes to storage, I say the more hidden the better. And if it’s stylish too, even better! Ursula from Home Made by Carmona found herself drooling over metal storage boxes she saw on Pinterest and then nearly had a heart attack when she saw the price tag – $56 for a 2”x3” box?!? […Read More]

Gold and White Accent Table Makeover

One Kings Lane Knock Off Gold and White Accent Table

Sherry from Savvy Apron loves to change up her décor, and one of the ways she can justify the constant redecorating is by making over thrift store pieces. Sounds like a girl after my own heart! When Sherry came across a gold accent table from One Kings Lane, she headed straight to the thrift store […Read More]

Industrial Farmhouse Coffee Table

Arhaus Inspired Coffee Table

Crissie from Sawdust to Sequins recently built an industrial style side table for her living room. It quickly became her favorite piece of furniture so Crissie decided a matching coffee table was in order. Crissie offers a free download and step-by-step-tutorial so you can build your own. Here’s what she has to say about her […Read More]

Bamboo Floor Mat with Typography


Angie from Knick of Time loves typography floor mats but knew she’d never spend the money to buy one. Instead Angie decided to create her own version using her Silhouette and a bamboo runner purchased on Ebay. While working with a 72” inch piece of vinyl proved to be quite the challenge, Angie is thrilled […Read More]

5 Knock-Off Ideas to Organize Papers

Organize School Papers

Well, my kiddos went back to school this past week, and I am already accumulating more papers than I know what to do with. Class information sheets, important dates to remember, forms that need to be completed and returned, parent-teacher handbooks… Papers, papers, and more papers! If you have school-age kids, you can probably relate. […Read More]

“Odd and Ends” Jewelry Dish

DIY Home Decor ~ Kate Spade Knock Off Dish

Looking for a simple, inexpensive DIY project that yields a high end look? Shannon from Burlap and Lace shows how you can get Kate Spade style on a Wal-Mart budget! Sound good? Shannon started off with a plain white square plate, then added a little glitz to the edges with a gold paint pen, and […Read More]