Latitude and Longitude Signs


Jeannine from The Concrete Cottage  loved L.L. Bean’s Latitude & Longitude signs and wanted to use several of them to line a tall wall in her great room. She had wonderful ideas of showcasing places her family had lived and vacationed. However, with a price tag of $34.95 a piece, there was no way Jeannine […Read More]

DIY Console Table with Reclaimed Wood Drawers

Console with Reclaimed Wood Drawers

When Jamison from Rogue Engineer’s wife showed him a picture of a console she loved on Pinterest with no name, dimensions, or idea at all where is came from, he wasn’t deterred. He went to work designing the project plans from the pic and then building this beeeeautiful console that has a painted frame, drawers […Read More]

Wood Slice Accent Table

Log Slice Accent Table

As soon as Greg and Jennifer of Seakettle saw a pair of log side tables in Domino magazine, they had to have one. The only thing holding them back was the $1,100 price tag. Yikes! Greg says, “So we decided to do things the old-fashioned way and turn a little elbow grease and a cannibalized […Read More]

DIY Wood Cornhole Board

DIY Baggo Cornhole Game Set

No outdoor party is complete without a game of cornhole. My husband is always drawn over to those simple wood boards like a moth to a flame. How about bringing the fun to your own backyard by making Dad his very own cornhole board for Father’s Day? Jenn from Build- Basic offers the step-by-step tutorial […Read More]

TEN Knock Off Father’s Day Gift Ideas

DIY Gifts for Guys Collage

Father’s Day is three weeks from today! You all know I am all about a handmade gift, but sometimes DIY gift ideas for guys can be a little tricky to come up with. Last year I compiled ten DIY gift ideas for Dad, including gifts for the traveling man, sports-loving guy, tech-savvy dude, fun-loving kid-at-heart, […Read More]

Cane Pattern Outdoor Pillow

Target Knock Off Outdoor Pillow

Allie of Miss Lovely, a contributor for Thirty Handmade Days, says she always flocks to the home décor section while shopping at Target. One day a pretty cane pattern pillow caught her eye. While Target’s prices are usually pretty reasonable, Allie knew it would be fun to make her own. Plus, she could also create […Read More]

Repurposed Outdoor Candle Lantern


You may remember the gorgeous outdoor candle chandelier that Diane from In My Own Style created for her outdoor living space. Well, some additional outdoor lighting was in order to carry the ambience throughout the yard. Diane created her own candle lantern stake using an old paint roller handle, a tuna can, and a glass hurricane. I […Read More]

Farmhouse Side Table

Arhaus Inspired Wood End Table with Shelves ~ FREE Plans

Crissie of Sawdust to Sequins wanted a new end table for her living room and absolutely fell in love with a farmhouse style table with planked shelves from Arhaus. Unfortunately, their table goes for $649! That was way more than Crissie wanted to pay, so she decided to DIY it. Here’s from Crissie: “I really […Read More]