Trunk-Style Nightstand Makeover

Pottery Barn Knock Off Trunk Nightstands

Oh, how I love a good before and after, especially when it looks as amazing as this nightstand makeover from Jen at Girl in the Garage. Jen started out with two beat-up (as in missing a chunk of wood and covered in scribbles) campaign style nightstands. However, she worked some serious DIY magic to make […Read More]

Industrial Style Media Console

DIY Furniture ~ Rustic Television Console

When it comes to shopping for decorative accessories, HomeGoods is generally one of the first stops for Katie from Upcycled Treasures. However, it’s also one of her favorites stores for inspiration – especially when she came across a budget-breaking $500 console that she loved.  Luckily, Katie was able to find the DIY building plans online […Read More]

DIY Faces Wallpaper–Rental Home Approved!

DIY Home Decor ~ Fornasetti Inspired Faux Wallpaper

If you live in a rental, you know it can be hard to really make it your own. Jess from Domicile 37 came up with a way to add a little bit of artistic glam inspired by Fornasetti without sacrificing her deposit. Jess says, “Adding this faux wallpaper to walls adds interest to a space […Read More]

DIY Outdoor Side Table

Restoration Hardware Knock Off Outdoor Side Table

This morning I featured a DIY lounge chair built by Jamison at Rogue Engineer. Of course, it’s pretty hard to lounge in a new chair without a side table to hold your snack, drink, book, phone, etc. No worries because Jamison has you covered with his FREE plans for the coordinating side table that also […Read More]

Soak Up the Sun in a DIY Lounge Chair


Tis the season for lounging outside and soaking up the sun! And how about doing it in style with these DIY lounge chairs inspired by Restoration Hardware? This was actually the very first build for the talented Jamison from Rogue Engineer. He followed Ana White’s plans, making only a slight modification by using two 1x4s […Read More]

A Trio of Driftwood Coastal Signs


Jen from City Farmhouse was inspired by beach signs from Pottery Barn to make her own rendition using driftwood she collected following Hurricane Sandy. Jen used a simple chalk technique to transfer and hand paint the lettering onto her wood. Living in New England, the signs are the perfect way for Sandy to easily incorporate some personal […Read More]

Painted Globe with Quote

Anthropologie Knock Off Painted Globe

While some people may collect stamps, coins, or even shoes, Samantha from Zest It Up collects globes. She says, “I just love that each one is so different. From an old world map to your more dainty vintage metal stand, they all have so much character and not to mention they look stellar on my […Read More]

Patriotic Napkin Rings for a Festive Fourth of July Table


A couple of years ago, Debbie from Mountain Breaths whipped up a no-sew pillow cover for her patio for the Fourth of July. Debbie’s simple patriotic projects didn’t stop there though! She also created pretty napkin rings out of cardboard strips that she wrapped with burlap and ribbon. These napkins are both inexpensive and easy to make […Read More]