Rustic Perpetual Desk Calendar

Katie from Little House of Four loves shopping at World Market for home décor. Although they have great prices, there are times when a knock off is in order to save a few dollars. Katie recently took inspiration from a $50 metal perpetual calendar and created her own for a fraction of the price. It’s […Read More]

Painted Schoolhouse Light Fixture

There’s a lot to love about the industrial look of schoolhouse-style light fixtures. Throw in a colorful stripe, and I am over the moon! Mary from At Home on the Bay transformed an inexpensive light fixture from Home Depot with some spray paint and gave it the look of a much pricier fixture. I am […Read More]

No-Sew Children’s Play Tent

Gretchen of Boxy Colonial has been working on a National Parks-themed room for her toddler son and knew she wanted to incorporate a tent that he could use for playing and reading. She found a burlap tent at Rosenberry Rooms that had the right look and appeared to be a simple DIY project. Gretchen’s husband […Read More]

How to Paint Flowers Like a Pro

One thing I always love about Mark Montano’s projects is that he shares my love for COLOR. Recently, he was inspired by the artwork of Vera Neuman, specifically a vintage scarf that features a bold and bright flower pattern in classic 70s colors, to paint his own floral canvas. Mark provides the flower template and […Read More]

Happy New Year and Best Knock Offs of 2015

Happy New Year! I always love New Years Day here on Knock Off Décor. Not only do we get to look back on the old and forward to the new, but it’s also KOD’s birthday! Today KOD is five years old, and what better way to celebrate than revisiting the top posts of the year?!? […Read More]

Faux Enamel Labels

Angie from Knick of Time has long loved the look of enamel signs. When she couldn’t seem to win one in a giveaway or afford to purchase her own, Angie found a way to make her own with cardstock and glass glaze. Angie’s signs have the look of enamel, and you can make several of […Read More]

Wood Stool for Only $9

Scott from Saws on Skates was flipping through the Plow & Hearth catalog when a wood stool with aged wood tones caught his eye. It was pretty hard to miss the $119 price tag too. Scott had never designed a piece of knock off furniture before, but this little stool was inspiring enough to give […Read More]

Dyed Bottle Brush Trees

Since Target departed Canada, Tanya at Dans le Lakehouse can’t wander the aisles and impulsively buy décor items. The only way to get her hands on Target’s pretties is to ship them to a P.O. box and drive across the border. When Tanya fell for the teal bottle brush trees from Target, she knew it […Read More]