Painted Weathered Oar

DIY Home Decor ~ Pottery Barn Knock Off Weathered Oar

Holly from The Coconut Head’s Survival Guide took a bit of a chance when she snagged an old, beat up oar at a yard sale for $2. She couldn’t help but wonder if she had what it took to take it to the next level with a Pottery Barn inspired makeover. Holly totally underestimated her […Read More]

Dollar Store Rope Hurricanes

Pottery Barn Knock Off Rope Hurricane Candle Holders

Like Andrea from Personally Andrea says, “There’s always a place for some coastal or beach-y decor during the summer…” And if you can create it for only a couple of dollars, all the better! Andrea made these beautiful rope hurricanes from cheap glass containers and shows just how versatile they are. Add a candle, plant […Read More]

Trash-to-Treasure Painted Chalkboard Jars

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Sarah of Sarah Hearts had been eyeing Anthropologie’s adorable chalkboard spice jars (amongst other things!) for quite some time. The sight of various glass jars in her recycling bin gave Sarah the push she needed to create her own “Antro-esque” jars using materials she had on hand. Sarah’s jars look remarkably like her inspiration, which […Read More]

Antique Gold Pharmacy Floor Lamp

DIY Home Decor ~ Antique Gold Painted Pharmacy Lamp

Maria of August Joy Studios scored a bargain on a pharmacy lamp from her local furniture store. For only $30, she was okay with the fact that it wasn’t exactly the lamp she’d been envisioning and had plans to give it the metallic look she was after with Rub n’ Buff. While Maria encountered a […Read More]

Mason Jar Pendant Light

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While cleaning, Dawn from Creative Cain Cabin accidentally broke one of the pendant light globes in her bathroom. Doh! Unfortunately, it wasn’t the first time Dawn had broken a globe, and she was done scouring stores for an identical match to finally just purchase two of the  “least offensive” option.  Dawn found a solution she […Read More]

Hand Painted Hello/Goodbye Doormat

DIY Home Decor ~ Pottery Barn Knock Off Doormat

While shopping online at Pottery Barn, Stephanie from Beckham + Belle loved their clever Hello/Goodbye doormat. It wasn’t too pricey, but Stephanie still knew she could save money with DIY. She picked up a blank coir mat from the home improvement store and simply freehanded the text with acrylic paint. Stephanie says, “For around ten […Read More]

Build Your Own Trestle Farmhouse Table

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Lori from Vintage Charm Restored had visions of dining al fresco while her daughter enjoyed playing on her playset. The only problem? Lori still didn’t have a patio table after three years living in her home. Having acquired a love for building things and already conquered bunk beds with the help of Ana White, Lori […Read More]

Upcycled Glass Jars to DIY Desk Organizer

DIY Crafts ~ Anthropologie Inspired Pencil Holder

With a new school year on the horizon, we’ve all got back-to-school organization on the mind. You know… homework stations, command centers, backpack drop zones, etc. Alexandra for Brit + Co shares a fun little project that might come in handy for organizing your student’s desk this year, and it basically just requires a collection […Read More]