Giant Wall Scissors

giant wall scissors

Morena from Morena’s Corner wanted to add a giant pair of scissors to a school-themed wall for her family work area. She found a pair of plastic dollar store scissors that needed just a little work to become wall-worthy. For Morena, the key to giving the blades a more realistic metallic finish was brushing on [...Read More]

Kid’s Huggie Pillow

diy huggie pillow

When Kirstin from kojo designs saw a “huggie” pillow by Land of Nod, she knew it would be perfect for her daughter’s girly nursery. Kirstin changed up a couple of things and embroidered her daughter’s name on the back. I love how cute and snuggly this pillow is. The design makes it perfect for a [...Read More]

Nautical Jute Knob

diy nautical jute knobs

Jessica from Dear Emmeline distressed a hand-me-down coffee table for a beachy, weathered finish and needed knobs to complete the look. After researching and perfecting her monkey fist knot tying skills, Jessica was able to easily update her old cabinet knobs with a roll of jute. This is such an inexpensive way to refresh some [...Read More]

Scrabble Tile Wall Art

scrabble tile wall art

While hunting for nursery bedding, Décor Chick Emily instead stumbled upon some crossword puzzle wall décor that would make a great addition to the room. Emily created her own Scrabble tile-like letters using high quality pine and her Silhouette machine. I adore how Emily used the puzzle as a way to display the meaning of [...Read More]

White and Wood Dresser

white-wood-chest-side-view

While shopping at a local thrift store, Kate of Centsational Girl happened upon this little chest that was calling out for a makeover. She thought the piece would be perfect for her husband’s office and happily toted it home for twenty bucks. In order to preserve the beautiful wooden drawer fronts but cover up the [...Read More]

Wood Console Table

pottery barn inspired console table

Kristen from Lipstick and Sawdust was in need of a console table for her upstairs hallway, so she sought out inspiration from Pottery Barn and the amazingly talented Ana White. Kristen’s plan was for a long, skinny table with four false drawer fronts. In the end, Kristen was so pleased with her build that the [...Read More]

Double Trestle Kids Activity Table

kids activity table with rolling storage cubes

Whitney from Shanty 2 Chic needed a larger activity table in her playroom to accommodate her growing brood of little ones. Ana White delivered some great plans for a double trestle table that provides plenty of space for Ashley’s five kiddos and even friends. Ashley’s rolling storage cubes that double as seats are the perfect [...Read More]

Faux Leather Pouf

knock off leather pouf

When Katie from On the Banks of Squaw Creek needed a place to prop up her feet she didn’t have to look any further than her own basement. She had an old ottoman stored down there that bore a distinct resemblance to popular Moroccan poufs. Katie cleaned the ottoman and gave it a quick coat [...Read More]