Bamboo Christmas Tree

Jennifer from Pink When loves shopping Pottery Barn’s holiday décor and was smitten when she saw their Gold Driftwood Tree. So much in fact that she had to recreate it! Jennifer put her own spin on it by using bamboo pieces since she loved the color and knots; however, you could certainly use driftwood like […Read More]

Metal Hoop Pendant Light

I have been on the hunt for the perfect light fixture for my son’s bedroom and know firsthand the challenge of finding the perfect light at the perfect price. Kristi Murphy says, “But why splurge on a killer fixture when you can totally DIY one that’s just as chic for next to nothing?” She shares […Read More]

“Holy Night” Heat Press Pillow

Jeanie from Create & Babble is a huge fan of knock offs. What’s not to like about saving money and customizing décor at the same time?!? Jeanie saw a “Holy Night” Christmas pillow from Birch Lane and had to have her own. She just wasn’t a fan of the $58 price tag or the fact […Read More]

Faux Birch Wrapping Paper Placemats

Nikki from Tikkido loved the faux birch placemats from Pier 1, but they weren’t quite the size she needed. Then she saw their birch wrapping paper. Nikki says, “It’s thick, it’s textured, it’s embossed, it’s substantial.” Perfect for making placemats! Nikki was able to make an entire set of placemats for the price of one! […Read More]

Kate Spade Desk on an IKEA Budget

Mark Montano has been loving himself some Kate Spade lately. You may remember how he recently transformed a thrift store lamp into a Kate Spade look-a-like. Well, Mark is at it again! This time Mark made over a basic IKEA desk with high gloss paint and new hardware to create this stylish polka dot beauty […Read More]

Reversible Christmas Sign

I LOVE when a knock off looks better than the inspiration and costs less or even nothing. For Mindi from My Love 2 Create, this Pottery Barn inspired Christmas sign was a freebie since she had wood scraps, paint, and stain on hand. Mindi’s sign looks identical to Pottery Barn’s, but it’s even BETTER. Why? […Read More]

Glitter Photo Ornaments

I love this sweet idea from Jamie at C.R.A.F.T. to create a Christmas tree with a family theme. Of course, a family-themed tree necessitates family photos, and Jamie and her mom whipped up a passel of glittery photo ornaments for only nine cents a piece. How’s that for budget friendly?!? The original inspiration came from […Read More]

Hot Glue and Paint Vase Makeover

Aniko from Place of My Taste says, “All I need is to see something inspiring and it makes my brain spin right away.” Her brain was definitely spinning when she saw West Elm’s Atelier Vases, and Aniko knew she wanted to find a creative way to replicate the cute characters. She used a hot glue […Read More]