Wood Framed Outdoor Sofa

Like Ana White, you may have longed dreamed of having high-quality patio furniture to call your own. The reality is that a nice set could easily cost you a few thousand dollars, which is likely WAY more than most of us are willing to spend. This is where Ana White again comes to the rescue [...Read More]

Cabinet Door Wall Décor

After making over her china cabinet, Susan from Homeroad had four leftover doors that featured beautiful bubbled glass. Not being one to throw anything away, Susan painted the doors with chalk paint, distressed the edges, and hung them up as wall décor. Susan’s eye for design must be pretty good since she later realized her [...Read More]

Coral Throw Pillow

Like Julie from Sew Passionate, you’ve probably taken notice of all the lovely coral and shell décor gracing the catalogs for summer. Julie was able to replicate the delicate, artful design of coral on a pillow with her son’s drawing skills and her own sewing savvy. Julie’s pillow is practically identical to her inspiration! Julie [...Read More]

Chalkboard Label Spice Jars

Holly from Holly Would shares a fun way to repurpose baby food jars into colorful spice jars sure to brighten up your kitchen. The jars feature chalkboard labels and lids with a raised design that Holly created with puff paint. These jars are so much fun that Holly is probably just looking for excuses to [...Read More]

Modern Bedside Table

After becoming slightly obsessed with side tables (and noticing the common thread that store-bought tables are uber short), Katie from Matsutake went on an endeavor to make her own. Katie turned to a cardboard building tube, two wooden circles, and strips of shiny vinyl to create her modern table for only $27. Katie says, “…it’s [...Read More]

Beach Themed Vignette

Aimee from It’s Overflowing has been busy revamping her foyer. With summer right around the corner, she decided to go with a beach theme for her entry table. Aimee’s vignette incorporates various coastal items, including fishbowls, sand, seashells, and rope. She pulled the whole look together for only $15 and got to use some shells [...Read More]

Weathered Terracotta Bottle

Shari from Turnstyle Vogue stumbled across an aged terracotta jar that she knew she could replicate. Shari is so good that she didn’t even spend a penny to do it! Using various shades of chalk paint and her own concoction of wood glue and wood filler, Shari created the rich texture and beautiful patina. You [...Read More]

Patterned Sharpie Dinnerware

Holly from Holly Would loves all the fun prints that are available with hand painted dinnerware. She achieved a similar look by simply drawing patterns onto some plain white dishes from Goodwill with a Sharpie. Talk about cheap and easy! Plus, there’s no reason to fret over perfection since the imperfections are key to getting [...Read More]