Burlap Beach Pillow

Aimee from Twigg Studios handed painted a burlap pillow.  The white paint against the texture of the burlap looks awesome.  Burlap and white screams beachy, doesn’t it? She was inspired by a Beach Pillow at Pottery Barn that is no longer sold. Check out Twigg Studios for the full tutorial.

Clay Rose Vase

Maysem from Ode to Inspiration remembers the extensive collection of vases her mother had when she was growing up as a child.  Wanting to recreate a modern version Maysem set our to replicating the Anthroplogie ones.  Anthropologie carries quite a few different flowered vases that are $18.00 which actually isn’t too bad when you consider [...Read More]

Round Barrel Planter

Traci from Beneath my Heart loved the look of the Ballard Designs Scalloped Edge Planters minus the scallops.  When she spotted a large round wooden planter at Goodwill for $6.50 she nabbed it up.  Inspired by the look of the designer planter she recreated the feel with a little paint. The Ballard Designs Scalloped Edge [...Read More]

Vintage Lace Lampshade

Kathleen from Charm Bracelet Diva was shopping at Pier 1 with her daughter, whom she affectionately calls Chickadee #1, when she spotted a gorgeous lace lampshade that had her smitten. Of course…like many of us frugalistas the price tag was enough to send her home running for craft supplies to recreate it herself. I love [...Read More]

Surfboard Sign

Jaime from That’s My Letter is one of fave knock off girls.  She recreated a surfboard sign for her kid’s room.  You have to check out where she ultimately hung the sign.  I, of course, will be featuring that shortly as well!  I love the hand painted look of the white letters.  It looks oh-so-perfectly [...Read More]

Hanging Book Rack

Shannon from Sew Sweet Cottage made a bright red bookshelf for her kid’s room.  Well actually she commission her husband to do it but she was the visionary.  I love the pop of red in the room against the bright covers of the books.  She found a tutorial on the Martha Stewart site that gave [...Read More]

Bronze Pharmacy Lamp

Paula from Me Makey Things definitely can definitely think-outside-the-box when she wants something.  Repurposing some items she already had in her house she recreated the look of a pharmacy lamp.  She pulled some amazing things out of her garage to piece this together…I think I want to go garage shopping at Paula’s place. Paula was [...Read More]

Sliding Chalkboard Pinboard Organizer

Brittany from Pretty Handy Girl created this amazing knock off from an old drawer and a bunch of other random supplies.  I am shocked at how amazing this looks.  Brittany is just as amazing in real life too.  I adore her.  You have to check out Pretty Handy Girl, all her projects are epic!   [...Read More]