Tufted Headboard for Less than $50

tall tufted headboard

Draven of Draven Made became inspired to make a tall tufted headboard like one she saw at West Elm and was able to pull it off for an astounding $11.84. Depending on your resources, you may not be able to make one that inexpensively, but Draven guarantees that it can be under $50. She shares […Read More]

Paper Mache Deer Head Wall Décor

diy paper mache deer

Camille from Imperfectly Imaginable told herself that she was not going to jump on the animal head trend, that she didn’t even like those fake deer heads. However, the expense of those fake deer heads was a big part of Camille’s hesitation. She decided she indeed like those fake deer heads and found  way to […Read More]

Decorative Cut-Out Headboard

headboard from doormats

Kara of Kara Paslay Designs had long loved a Moroccan-inspired headboard from West Elm and came up with a super clever DIY. Can you guess what it’s made from??? Doormats! I am really blown away by Kara’s genius! This is actually a simple project too, requiring just paint, plywood, and trim. Kara’s queen headboard comes […Read More]

Aqua Painted Tray Makeover

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Lindsey from Everyday Originals had been on the hunt for the perfect tray for her coffee table – perfect in color, size, and price. After a futile attempt, Lindsey was just about to give in and purchase a pricier option from West Elm. She took one last trip to TJ Maxx where she just so […Read More]

Mosaic Painted Wood Jewelry Box

mosaic jewelry box

Brittany from Confessions of a Secret Crafter created a stylish jewelry box with bold color and pattern, and basically all it took was paint! Brittany picked up a pack of wooden boxes at the craft store, penciled on her pattern, and then painted away. She says, “Plus, you can customize the pattern with absolutely any […Read More]

Succulent Terrarium from a Fishbowl

diy succulent terrarium

I always love a good reverse knock-off. You know – one of those times when you are browsing through a catalog and an item catches your eye that looks identical to something you’ve already created. That’s exactly what happened to Sarah from Just the Bee’s Knees. Two years ago she repurposed an old fishbowl with […Read More]

Monogram Stripe Hand Towels

monogram hand towel

Brittany from Leopard and Plaid was just about to purchase monogrammed hand towels from West Elm when she all of a sudden realized she could make them herself. Brittany happened to have similar striped hand towels from IKEA and used a freezer paper stencil to add the monogram. This is a great technique if you […Read More]

Upholstered Headboard with Nailhead Trim

upholstered headboard with nailhead trim

Aubrey from The Crawford Clan was just about ready to buy an upholstered nailhead trim headboard from West Elm. However, she just couldn’t pull the trigger on the $550 expense. Instead she relied on a few helpful tutorials and her husband’s handiness to make a DIY headboard for $450 less! Cha-ching! Aubrey was inspired by […Read More]