Upholstered Wood Headboard

Tiffany from Mrs. This and That was loving an upholstered headboard from Pottery Barn that carried with it a hefty price tag. Enter Ana White and her fabulous building plans! With a few tweaks, Tiffany was able to build her own king-sized headboard. This is a good starter upholstery project since the boards cover the [...Read More]

Outdoor Hanging Lanterns

There’s not much that sets the stage for relaxation like candle light. You can see how Serendipity created a little outdoor oasis beneath her pergola with a garden of hanging candle lanterns. I can just imagine that these are gorgeous all lit up. Serendipity is so brainy that she hung all her lanterns on vintage [...Read More]

Birdcage Pillow Cover

I can totally identify with Debbie from Confessions of a Plate Addict who just can’t seem to make enough pillows lately. They are such a quick and easy way to change up your décor for the seasons. Debbie had all the materials on hand to make this summery birdcage pillow. It only cost her $1.51 [...Read More]

Chalk Paint Dining Chairs

Tammy from A Walk in the Countryside had been looking for the perfect chairs for her small breakfast nook when she finally found some at Goodwill for only $11.99 each. And what do you know? They also happened to be almost identical to some pricey chairs from Pottery Barn. Suh-weet! Tammy gave the chairs a [...Read More]

Wooden Flag Wall Art

If you didn’t get any patriotic décor out in time for Memorial Day, July 4th is just around the corner. Kristin from A Vintage Fairy created a beautiful, rustic flag that is sure to get your Independence Day mojo going. To make her flag, Kristin painted and distressed some wooden sticks and left them uncut [...Read More]

Outdoor Beverage Station

Kim from Simple Details turned a rundown potting bench into this gorgeous beverage station that’s perfect for outdoor entertaining. Of course, all the extra details are what make Kim’s even more awesome than her Pottery Barn inspiration. I love the idea that Kim found on Pinterest to use garden pots as ice buckets. Kim was [...Read More]

Kids Trestle Activity Table

It was love at first sight when Andrea from Strawberry Chic laid eyes on a trestle activity table from Pottery Barn Kids. I gotta say I was pretty smitten when I saw it too. Sooo cute! Andrea and her hubs whipped up some plans and built an identical table for only $30. That’s a pretty [...Read More]

Painted Glow Jars

Shari from Turnstyle Vogue made some really cool lit jars that offer the soft glow and laid back vibe of candles but without the open flame. Shari suggests using them for outdoor décor, weddings and parties, and even as nightlights for kids. The list goes on and on! Hands down,  I like Shari’s colorful collection [...Read More]