Distressed Number Art

Tami from This and That from Tami gave her own twist to a popular canvas from Pottery Barn. Tami first decoupaged a board with old magazine pages before adding her numbers for a unique finish. I love the look of the distressed board and vintage text and images peeking through. From monograms to silhouettes,  you [...Read More]

Rolling Storage Basket

Now who doesn’t love a good basket? Throw in some wheels for added functionality, and you’ve got one sweet setup! Jen from The JS Chronicles created her own Pottery Barn inspired rolling basket with an old basket she had on hand, some spray paint, and wheels. $8 for Jen’s basket or $89 for PB’s… I [...Read More]

Barn Door Desk

Tracie from Cleverly Inspired was in love with the sawhorse desk style. When she happened upon an old barn door that was a steal for $25, she knew it was just what she needed to create a beautiful and unique desk top. She paired the door with some old railing parts for the legs and [...Read More]

Mason Jar Chandelier

Mason jars are for more than just canning nowadays. Check out this chandelier made by Cassandra and Nate from The Life of CK and Nate, who suspended their jars from braided jute and added a few light bulbs for a soft glow. This would make for a great upcycle project if you’ve got a stockpile [...Read More]

Steel Mesh Pendant

Kristi from KrisKraft created a really cool pendant light for a boy’s room using supplies she had on hand.  I love the industrial and masculine look to the light.  I think it adds just the right amount of texture to this fun boy’s room.   Kristi was inspired by the Steel Mesh Pendant and Restoration [...Read More]

William Sink Base

Karen from The Quaint Cottage hand built a vanity for her bathroom.  I am always impressed by people who can build their own furniture since it is something I am continuing to try and get better at.  With all the little accessories she added to make the bathroom cozy it sure does look like it [...Read More]

Happy Memorial Day

  Source May your day be blessed as you enjoy your freedom as an American today.  May we never forget the men and women that fought for our country.

Gray Kravet Pillow

Heather from Setting for Four found some clearance Scandicci Gray Fabric by Kravet fabric at Hancock Fabrics for $4 for two yards.  That is an amazing price for any type of fabric let alone a high end designer one.  She used some of the fabric to make a very simple DIY pillow. Ballard Designs currently [...Read More]