Kids Play Teepee

What kids wouldn’t love to come down the stairs on Christmas morning to find their very own personalized teepee? For less than $40 you can build this fun little hideout following Jaime’s tutorial at That’s My Letter. Jaime used Ana White’s project plans and guarantees it’s easy as pie. She says, “If you can sew […Read More]

Balustrade Coffee Table

Shanna from Restoration Redoux says she stepped out her comfort zone a bit when she decided to build her own coffee table inspired by Restoration Hardware. She usually lets her husband handle the power tools but has slowly been trying her hand at them. To build her “dream table,” Shanna busted out the saw for […Read More]

Aged Steel Cabinet

Tricia from Simplicity in the South had a locker cabinet from IKEA hanging out in her storage building that she knew could be transformed with “a little paint, inspiration, and determination.” Tricia outlines all the steps she took to take the look from that of a locker room to a high-end catalog. I just love […Read More]

Restoration Hardware Inspired Table Makeover

Jennifer from Ardent Hands found a round dining at Goodwill last summer for a whopping sixteen bucks. Her original plan was to fix it up and sell it, but Jennifer instead decided it was a piece she wanted to use in her own home. It took a year to tackle the makeover, but Jennifer finally […Read More]

Reupholstered French Chairs with Weathered Gray Frame

This chair makeover from Rachel at Shades of Blue Interiors is a true story of trash to treasure. Rachel had purchased a set of French Bergere chairs that sported ugly blue silk fabric with tears in several places. She knew she wanted to give one of the chairs the Restoration Hardwre treatment and painted the […Read More]

Fall Cloches from Thrift Store Finds

You have likely seen cloches in décor magazines a time or two. They are perfect for seasonal decorating, as Sherry from Savvy Apron demonstrates with her DIY cloches that currently house pumpkins and gourds for fall. The kicker is that Sherry made them from an assortment of thrift store finds. An old dome clock, cheese […Read More]

Pipe and Rope Shelves for a Boy’s Room

When Erin from Meadow Lake Road was recently challenged to create something with rope, she knew exactly what she wanted to make – a set of pipe and rope shelves inspired by RH Baby & Child. Erin had already been eyeing the shelves for one of her sons’ bedrooms and recreated them with wood, rope, […Read More]

Once a Bookshelf… Now Mudroom Lockers!

Restoration Hardware’s entryway lockers had Meesh from imeeshu swooning for months. She had designed a full-on building plan before realizing she could pull it off without risking sawing off a finger. Meesh redirected her efforts and found a bookshelf she could repurpose with the addition of a few boards and chalk paint. Meesh says, “A […Read More]