Soap and Lotion Labels

Connie at Connie Nikiforoff Designs purchased an inexpensive soap and lotion set from Big Lots and made them look like a pricey set from Williams-Sonoma by simply creating new labels on her computer. The personalized touch adds a little something special and also makes for a great gift idea! Connie was inspired by the Williams-Sonoma Essential […Read More]

Valentine’s Day S’mores

These Valentine s’mores from Amy at The Idea Room look pretty and are, of course, delicious. Amy’s version of the Williams-Sonoma treat include a jumbo marshmallow and Nilla Wafer sandwiched between love-inspired chocolate letters. These s’mores look almost too good to eat! Why not show off your hard work by displaying them under a cake […Read More]

Monogram Cutting Board

With holidays on the way, you may find yourself doing a lot of entertaining. A personalized cutting block is a great way to serve appetizers to your guests. Meagan from Harllee Design made her own cutting block from a piece of untreated wood, and she actually burned the monogram into her wood herself using a […Read More]

Fall Candle Hurricanes

Andrea from Decorating Cents has a little thing for candles so she of course wanted to incorporate some into her fall decorating.  She headed to her local dollar store to gather some supplies. Andrea glued her glass candle holders into the vases and then added her spray painted fall leaves. So simple yet so pretty! […Read More]

Refinished Mahogany Farmhouse Table

Sarah from Three Boys found a farmhouse table on Craigslist in need of a little TLC. After sanding down the top, she stained it with a rich mahogany and then applied five coats of poly to keep it protected. (I can say from experience that refinishing a piece of furniture is truly a labor love!) […Read More]

Shell Wall Art

Erin from Stillwater Story created this shell wall art from sea urchins, a glassless wall frame, and some iridescent paper. Erin definitely has a knack for coastal decorating on a dime, as this piece cost her only $11 to create. I love its natural elegance and serenity.   She was inspired by the Form and […Read More]

Chelsea Wing Chair

Sarah from Three Boys writes, “I have been crushing over some wing chair from Williams- Sonoma Home lately. Since I have decided to use mostly reused furniture for our home makeover, I was feeling conflicted. Love the chair, want the chair, but I have professed to all of my readers that I will be using […Read More]