Round Pedestal Table with Nailheads

round dining table with nailhead trim

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

leather drawer pulls diy

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

kate spade inspired wine tags

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

Chunky-Flameless-Candles

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

diy x leg ottoman

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

DIY-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

Modern dog bowl 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]

Coral Painted Stripe Rug

How to Paint a Striped Rug

Beth from Home Stories A to Z was inspired by all the gorgeous painted rugs that other DIYers have created to run to IKEA and snatch up a flat weave rug to make her own. Beth knew she wanted a rug with fifteen stripes that started and ended up with a colored stripe. From there, [...Read More]