Natural Rope Planter

diy rope planter

Here’s just another example of how something plain Jane can be taken to the next level with rope. To spruce up her patio, Heather from Creative Certainty refabbed a cheapo plastic planter in only 30 minutes by wrapping it with natural rope. I bet the color and texture will look even more beautiful when the [...Read More]

Circle Wall Art

circle art

Even if you’re not an artist, you may be amazed at your ability to create a piece of art that you love for your home. Kelli from A Happy Place Called Home rode the roller coaster of excitement to disappointment when she saw some circle art prints online AND their monster price tags. Fortunately, she [...Read More]

Wooden Floor Mirrors

wood framed mirror

Jeanette from Homa Style had actually just made two wood-framed floor mirrors when she saw that Pottery Barn had almost the spitting image of them on their website for $499. Jeanette made her oversized mirrors for a total of $105 using mirrors from sliding closet doors bought at a yard sale. Large mirrors can be [...Read More]

Nautical Rope Lamp

nautical rope lamp

Kirstin from Craftiments merged two different styles together to revamp a lamp she had from the thrift store. She achieved a nautical look by wrapping lamp base in sisal rope and then replaced the shade with an openwork globe using two planters from Wal-mart. These are two great ideas for updating a tired old lamp! [...Read More]

Wood and Canvas Crate

diy wood and canvas storage crate

Ashley from Thrifty & Chic has been loving herself some knock-offs lately! When she ran across some wood and canvas crates from Pottery Barn, she knew they would be a great way to alleviate some of her kitchen storage woes. Ashley was able to build a crate twice as large as her inspiration for only [...Read More]

Rope Storage Basket

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After revamping an IKEA table for her guest bedroom, Jen from IHeart Organizing was inspired to create a rope basket to fill the empty space under the tabletop. Would you believe there’s plastic lurking under all that glorious rope? That’s right… Jen’s rope basket is actually made from a cheapo laundry basket. It came out [...Read More]

Dotted Glassware

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Intrigued by Anthro’s confetti glassware, Linda from It All Started with Paint decided to recreate her own using 99 cent thrift store glasses and glass paint pens. Linda’s daughter joined in the fun of dotting all their fun, party-worthy glasses. While this is a way easy project, it does require some patience since you will [...Read More]

Twine Storage Hangers

anthro inspired twine hangers

With loads of ribbon, twine, thread, and the like, Jami from Freckled Laundry is always on the lookout for creative ways to keep it all organized. She came upon a cute wall hanger that fits nicely through the center of the spool so each one is neat, visible, and easily accessible. These little hangers look [...Read More]