Blanket Ladder with Wire Baskets

DIY Home Decor ~ Blanke Ladder with Wire Baskets

When Kaily from Blue Sage Designs’ husband asked what she wanted for Christmas last year, the answer was simple – power tools! Kaily knew she wanted to start building things and has been putting them to use almost daily. One of the items she built for her home is this darling wood ladder with wire […Read More]

Kate Spade Inspired Striped Planner

Kate Spade Knock Off Planner

I don’t know about you, but the beginning of a new school year definitely reignites my desire to get organized and establish a routine. And having a pretty planner can only help that, right??? Andrea from Personally Andrea shares how she gave a plain black planner all the class and elegance of Kate Spade’s pretties […Read More]

Make A Small Bathroom Look Bigger with a Floating Sink


Brit of House Updated wanted to give her rather small guest bathroom the illusion of more space by adding a walnut floating sink vanity. Doing so would also show off the bathroom’s lovely wall-to-wall and floor-to-ceiling tiles. Oh yeah! Brit found inspiration online but nothing premade that she liked. This was hardly a problem since […Read More]

Pros and Cons of Bunk Beds in Kids’ Room


Bunk beds are popular among families with two or more children due to some obvious reasons. First, bunk beds can make the most of space. In metropolitans or mega cities, even a small apartment can cost an arm or a leg. So if you want to obtain as much space as possible, taking the fullest […Read More]

Painted Sugar Skull Plates

DIY Crafts ~ Sugar Skull Dinner Plates

Mark Montano shares an awesome tutorial for creating your own painted plates – that are actually food safe! Mark couldn’t find nice sugar skull dinner plates (only paper plate or cheap plastic versions) so he decided to make his own with clear glass plates from Ikea. These plates are completely safe to eat from because […Read More]

Antique Gold Pharmacy Floor Lamp

DIY Home Decor ~ Antique Gold Painted Pharmacy Lamp

Maria of August Joy Studios scored a bargain on a pharmacy lamp from her local furniture store. For only $30, she was okay with the fact that it wasn’t exactly the lamp she’d been envisioning and had plans to give it the metallic look she was after with Rub n’ Buff. While Maria encountered a […Read More]

Mason Jar Pendant Light


While cleaning, Dawn from Creative Cain Cabin accidentally broke one of the pendant light globes in her bathroom. Doh! Unfortunately, it wasn’t the first time Dawn had broken a globe, and she was done scouring stores for an identical match to finally just purchase two of the  “least offensive” option.  Dawn found a solution she […Read More]

Faux Marble Painted Lamp

DIY Home Decor ~ DIY Marble Lamp

Mark Montano gave a $5 dollar thrift store lamp a marbled look with his easy spray paint technique. This is a terrific way to get the marbled look without faux finishing skills. To give it a more polished look, Mark added a circular wooden plaque (painted metallic gold) to the base. He then topped it […Read More]