Bedside Table with Drawer

Shane from Old Paint Design loves building furniture for other people, so, of course, she was up for the job when her BFF needed new bedside tables. The criteria for the table was that it have a drawer, closed in sides, an open bottom for display, and a dark stain finish. Shane got to searching [...Read More]

Watermelon Geometric Print Rug

Holly from Adventures of an Almost 40 Year Old Intern has been in the process of redesigning her dining room and found herself with white chairs, white walls, and a white floor. That definitely doesn’t work for a girl who’s not afraid of bold colors or patterns. Holly added the spark she so desperately needed [...Read More]

Glass Cloche with Wooden Base

Michelle from The 236 had been eyeing some lovely glass cloches with wood bases for quite some time. Imagine her joy when she stumbled upon a similar piece at her local Goodwill for only $2.99. Score! The only small change Michelle made was to paint the honey-colored base black to give it more of a [...Read More]

Periodic Table Kids Wall Art

Emma from Simply Cosy has made her grand entrance into the world of blogging with a knock off project! She sweetly made her nephew his own periodic table of elements after her sister marveled at the one from Land of Nod. Emma drew the periodic table on canvas using brush tipped markers, attached wood trim [...Read More]

Pallet Board Family Art

In the process of moving, Julia from Sweet Serendipity needed a little project therapy to ease some of the drain of packing, unpacking, and painting. She decided to create a piece of wall art that reflected what was most important to her family and had her children contribute ideas. Julia arranged pallet boards of varying [...Read More]

Monogrammed Candle Jar

Sometimes it’s amazing how incredibly simple it is to recreate expensive catalog looks. Take this monogrammed candle from Stephanie at Full of Great Ideas. She literally took some Glade candles (that she had gotten for free no less!) and stuck a vinyl letter on the lid. Stephanie says, “It took me longer to take the [...Read More]

Ruffles Pillows on Groopdealz

Ruffles, Ruffles, Ruffles! It’s the latest trend and we just can’t get enough. Ruffle clothing, ruffle curtains, and wait for it… Ruffle Pillows!       Don’t they look straight out of a Pottery Barn magazine?! But for lots LOTS less. Groopdealz is offering these ruffle pillow covers for only $12.95 (Regularly $30!)     [...Read More]

‘Love, Laugh, Live’ Canvas Wall Art

Laura from Inspiration for Moms found a simple yet elegant piece of artwork on Pinterest that she really liked, but, lo and behold, it cost almost $500. Yikies! Moving on to plan B, Laura spent about $25 on supplies at Hobby Lobby to make her own version. She literally just glued the letters to her [...Read More]