Inspirational Word Plaques

Angie at Thrifty Like Me found some wall plaques from Pottery Barn Kids that would be the perfect addition to her daughter’s big girl room. Of course, we know they came with a big old price tag. Angie took the thrifty route and made her own set of plaques with a board and some craft [...Read More]

Jute Chandelier

Holy moly! Everywhere I look I happen upon another fabulous project with rope. Jordin at I Love That! dressed up her builder grade chandelier with jute cording (a WHOLE lot of jute cording!). Jordin invested a lot of time into this project, but I’d say it was well worth all those hours of meticulous wrapping [...Read More]

Outdoor Farmhouse Table

Shanty 2 Chic sister Whitney has yet another fabulous build to share with us that features the newest plans from Ana White. These plans for a spacious outdoor dining table come just in time for summertime meals on the patio. I am loving all the character this table has to offer from the beautiful planked [...Read More]

Burlap and Jute Lantern

Here’s yet another great way to create some mood lighting for your outdoor space! Doreen from Hymns and Verses made this lantern that’s full of natural appeal using burlap, rope, and jute. This is also an eco-friendly project since Doreen’s repurposed an empty tea container for the “frame” of her lantern. Doreen had all her [...Read More]

Mason Jar Chandelier

Jessica from The Green Family says, “My love of mason jars began years ago when seeing them in my Grandmas’ kitchens. After seeing the Pottery Barn mason jar light fixture and the many DIY examples on Pinterest, I decided to combine my love of mason jars and barn wood to create my own version of [...Read More]

Paper Mache Coral

Amanda from House Revivals was inspired by all the faux coral décor in the design world to create some of her own. Would you ever guess Amanda’s coral started as toilet paper?!? That’s right! Amanda whipped up a batch of homemade paper mache pulp using toilet paper and then molded it around an armature she [...Read More]

Leather and Rope Mirror

Suzanne from Meridian Road was inspired by two designer mirrors to refab an old factory mirror. Suzanne’s hybrid version combines elements from both of her inspiration pieces – rope and leather. I love Suzanne’s idea to repurpose two old belts for the leather hanging strap. Suzanne’s mirror only cost her about $6 to create while [...Read More]

Rope Handle Glass Cloche

While flipping through your summer décor catalogs, you may have noticed a lot of rope accents sprinkled throughout the pages. If you are loving that nautical vibe, check out these cloches made by Shari from Turnstyle Vogue. Shari combined a glass hurricane and mason jars with wooden plaques and rope to make these adorable little [...Read More]