IKEA Mirror to Accordion Wall Lamp


Lindsay of The White Buffalo Styling Co. was in love with the idea of adding accordion sconces to both sides of her master bed. However, we all know that it simply wasn’t happening at $180 a pop. Especially when Lindsay had a plan for using the parts from a $4.99 IKEA mirror to create her own […Read More]

Graphic Painted Basket for $10

West Elm Knock Off Painted Basket

Corey from Tiny Sidekick is no stranger to getting high end décor on a dime and has a slew of fabulous knock offs to prove it. She says, “One of the things I love most about knock offs is that you can take 2 things that strike your fancy and blend them together to make […Read More]

Acrylic Sided DIY Wall Shelves

DIY Home Decor ~ West Elm Knock Off Shelf

Ursula from Home Made by Carmona set out to recreate West Elm’s sleek, modern acrylic-sided shelves for her daughter’s bedroom. Her daughter had requested tons of beautiful storage for her bedroom, and West Elm’s shelf certainly was beautiful – but also EXPENSIVE. Ursula knocked it off for under $20 using laminated shelves and sheets of […Read More]

Solid Wood Chevron Headboard and Bedframe

DIY Furniture ~ West Elm Knock Off Chevron Bed

Jen from The House of Wood has done it again, and I am simply drooling over her latest knock off! This go-round, Jen built a beauuuuutiful chevron bed set for her sweet daughter and even offers the free project plans so you too can replicate it for a mere $200. Yep, that’s only $200 for […Read More]

Reclaimed Wood DIY Cubby Shelf

West Elm Knock Off Cubby Shelf

It’s projects like these that make me so glad I conquered my fear of building and mastered the use of power tools. You know… projects that allow you to replicate a $179 wall cubby from a high end store for absolutely nothing. That’s right – $0! And the best part is that Jen from The […Read More]

Watercolor Pillow with Summer Saying

West Elm Knock Off Water Color Pillow

Yes, I know summer is coming to an end and everyone has apple-picking and pumpkins on the brain, but I can’t help holding onto every last shred of summer. This is our first full summer in our new home, and we are fortunate to have an in-ground pool in our backyard. That alone makes it […Read More]

Wood and Pipe Entryway Organizer

West Elm Knock Off Entryway Organizer

When Chelsea from Making Home Base was thinking of what kind of organizer she wanted for her entryway, two words come to mind – stylish AND functional. A wood and pipe organizer from West Elm caught her eye, but Chelsea knew she could beat the $499 price tag. She saved about $300 by making it […Read More]

DIY Outdoor Bench for Under $15

West Elm Knock Off Outdoor Bench

Ursula from Home Made by Carmona knew West Elm’s slab benches were perfect for her front patio. She couldn’t get them out of her mind and was convinced nothing else would do. However, at $699 per bench, it was either three new benches or groceries for two month…. OR figure out a way to DIY […Read More]