DIY Kilim Pillows from Rugs

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

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

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]

Numbered Gold Wine Charms

Melissa from A Prudent Life says she’s been borderline obsessed with Kate Spade since visiting one of her stores earlier this year. One of Kate’s pretties that Melissa stumbled upon were numbered wine tags. Melissa was inspired to create her own set of gold charms using paper key tags and gold spray paint. She says, […Read More]

Add Wax to Flameless Candles for a Dramatic Effect

Jeanette from Country Design Style loves candles but uses battery operated ones since fire is always a concern in the woods where she lives. While these fire-free alternatives may provide a warm glow, Jeanette just doesn’t find them very attractive. She was hit with an idea in the middle of a sleepless night – added […Read More]

X-Leg Upholstered Ottoman for Less

This morning I shared planter stands from Kayla at Homecoming and have another of Kayla’s DIY projects to showcase – a look-for-less x-leg ottoman! With the help of her handy husband, Kayla built the base and upholstered the top of the ottoman in a weekend. Through DIY, they saved $500 on this beautiful new addition […Read More]

Wood Planter Stands

Today I have two fab projects to share from Kayla at Homecoming – one for the outside of your house and one for the inside! As a simple, first project for their patio makeover, Kayla and her husband built these modern, wooden planter stands. Kayla says, “It only took an afternoon to build, and since […Read More]

Mod Pet Food Stand with Hairpin Legs

Tanya from Dans le Lakehouse was tired of watching her tall Komondor pup “strain like a brontosaurus” to reach her food and water bowls. She says, “Hubs and I decided she could use a raised bowl stand. I decided that it should be mid-century modern inspired. And turquoise. With hairpin legs… As adorable as the […Read More]