Paper Doily Knobs

anthro inspired doily knobs

Amanda from House Revivals is at it again with another way to make fancy hardware on the cheap. With a bit of paint and the application of a paper filigree cut from a doily, Amanda transformed a plain old wood knob into beautiful works of art. I love how she achieved the look of ceramic [...Read More]

Upholstered Toddler Chair

toddler slipper chair

After coming up with a design for a DIY slipper chair, Gina from Lady Goats built a pint-sized version for her toddler daughter. Gina used scrap wood for the frame and then upholstered the seat with a fun floral fabric. Despite her claims to know nothing about sewing or upholstery, Gina’s chair looks amazing. Hopefully [...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]

Upholstered Wingback Bed

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After longing for a wingback bed, Gina from Lady Goats decided to make the dream a reality. Gina asked Ana White to whip up some plans, and she, of course, didn’t disappoint with an amazingly easy-to-build design. The upholstery portion of the project was a bit of a bear, but Gina tackled the challenge head-on [...Read More]

Super Hero Lumbar Pillows

super hero pillow 1

Hayden from Haven created an adorable set of super hero pillows for her boys’ bedroom. She repurposed her old college dorm room curtains for the pillow cover and then used an iron-on method for her text. Hand stitching around the edges gives them a more finished look and adds durability so they survive life with [...Read More]

Entryway Bench

kitchen table to bench

After building a new farmhouse table, Laura from Inspiration for Moms sent her old kitchen table packing to the garage. The day came when she had to decide to toss it or find another use for it. Laura remembered a seeing a Pottery Barn bench that would be perfecto for her entryway and decided to [...Read More]

Printable Surfer Wall Art

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Here’s my latest and greatest from Infarrantly Creative – surf-inspired wall art! I have been on a bit of a secret mission for a young girl, and turned the graphic from a PB Teen beach towel into a fun piece of wall décor. Now, I am not in this alone. My friend Johnnie from Printable [...Read More]

Twine Wrapped Cabinet Handles

anthro inspired jute cabinet handles

Like Amanda from House  Revivals, many of us are always on the lookout for ways to make our builder-grade hardware look… well, less builder-grade. Amanda turned her brass and oak handles into Anthro-lookalikes with some oil rubbed bronze paint and twine. It took Amanda less than 5 minutes per handle, which, in my opinion, is [...Read More]