Wooden American Flag

Have you starting breaking out the red, white, and blue yet for the Fourth of July? If not, there’s still plenty of time to whip up some patriotic décor. Angie at The Country Chic Cottage has been pulling together her summer mantle that includes this rustic wooden flag. After painting on her stars and stripes, [...Read More]

Inspirational Word Plaques

Angie at Thrifty Like Me found some wall plaques from Pottery Barn Kids that would be the perfect addition to her daughter’s big girl room. Of course, we know they came with a big old price tag. Angie took the thrifty route and made her own set of plaques with a board and some craft [...Read More]

Mason Jar Chandelier

Jessica from The Green Family says, “My love of mason jars began years ago when seeing them in my Grandmas’ kitchens. After seeing the Pottery Barn mason jar light fixture and the many DIY examples on Pinterest, I decided to combine my love of mason jars and barn wood to create my own version of [...Read More]

Paper Mache Coral

Amanda from House Revivals was inspired by all the faux coral décor in the design world to create some of her own. Would you ever guess Amanda’s coral started as toilet paper?!? That’s right! Amanda whipped up a batch of homemade paper mache pulp using toilet paper and then molded it around an armature she [...Read More]

Rope Handle Glass Cloche

While flipping through your summer décor catalogs, you may have noticed a lot of rope accents sprinkled throughout the pages. If you are loving that nautical vibe, check out these cloches made by Shari from Turnstyle Vogue. Shari combined a glass hurricane and mason jars with wooden plaques and rope to make these adorable little [...Read More]

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]