Painted Monogram Doormat

After only one year, our doormat is lookin’ pretty scuzzy. I definitely don’t want guests standing at my front door wondering what infestation must surely lay ahead! I would much rather them see a beautifully monogrammed, catalog-worthy specimen like this rug from Kimba at A Soft Place to Land. There’s no need to spend a [...Read More]

Burlap Lined Basket

I know I am not alone when I saw that I love a nice basket, so it was no surprise that this burlap-lined one from Summer at Summer Scraps caught my eye. Summer lucked out by finding a basket with a color and texture almost identical to her inspiration at the thrift store for only [...Read More]

Vintage Key Rack

If your current key organization system involves a tangled mess of metal in a bowl, then this project from Suzanne at Meridian Road is for you! Suzanne created a hotel-inspired vintage key rack that features metal label holders and hooks. If you’ve got some salvaged wood, all the better, since the finished product is supposed [...Read More]

Burlap Flower Lampshade

With just some fabric and hot glue, Denise from The Painted Home transformed her ho hum lampshade into a flower-embellished beauty. Denise first wrapped her lampshade with burlap and then adorned it with clusters of fabric flowers. With all the different tutorials out there, you could have fun combining different types of blooms to create [...Read More]

Decorative Chalkboard Platter

Emily from The Rubber Punkin turned an everyday ceramic platter into an adorable little chalkboard with just a few simple steps. I am guessing you’ve got a white plate hanging out in a cabinet or could easily find one at a thrift store, making this project a real cheapie! I can think of so many [...Read More]

Wood and Metal Coffee Table

Do you love the look of industrial style coffee tables but not the whopping price tag that accompanies them? Then check out how Amanda from The Ivy Cottage created her own with some boards and copper piping. DIY allowed Amanda to custom fit the table to her space and even modify the design to include [...Read More]

Twin Storage Bed

Rachelle from Adventures in Creating recently completed a big boy bed for her son following plans from Ana White. I so love the storage component of this design. It doesn’t take up any extra space in the room and adds to the décor when paired with some cute little baskets. Rachelle says this is her [...Read More]

Wood Book Holder

Here’s a fun way to put some of your prized books or cookbooks on display from Esther at wholly Kao. Esther made a holder for her cookbooks out of pieces of wood that were cut to varying heights, glued together, and then stained. The bright colors of the books against the stained wood makes for [...Read More]