Rustic Milk Crate Ottoman

milk crate ottoman

Jennifer of Jennifer Decorates had been researching different techniques for making an ottoman for some time. However, she says all the credit goes to her husband for the creation of this beautiful, rustic milk crate ottoman! Jennifer had actually dragged her husband into an antique store where he stumbled upon an old milk crate and […Read More]

Wine Corks Upcycled into Wall Art

wine cork art

Do you have an ever-growing collection of wine corks at home? Or maybe friends who could supply a generous wine cork collection? Gail from Purple Hues and Me shows the perfect way to upcycle all those corks – into wall art for your home! Gail was given a TON of recycled wine corks from a […Read More]

Burlap and Wood “All You Need Is Love” Sign

pottery barn inspired all you need is love sign

Cara from Build It Craft It Love It says she is a sucker for any love-related décor, so you know Valentine’s Day is right up her alley! She spied a vintage billboard style sign in Pottery Barn’s catalog, but it was too large – and too expensive! Cara knew she could make it for less […Read More]

DIY Desk from Cabinets and Flooring

pottery barn inspired desk

Kristen from Lipstick and Sawdust wanted to create a desk and homework center for her kids for the new house she has under construction. However, when she heard the price for a built-in desk, she almost cringed! Kristen decided to head to Habitat for Humanity Restore to see what she could come up with herself. […Read More]

No-Sew Cord Cover

no sew cord cover

There is nothing like unsightly cords to ruin your décor. Jessica from Happy Together came to the rescue for a friend whose had a serious cord problem going on around her television. Jessica offered to help get those wires under control and made a very simple no-sew cord cover. With the cover, all the cords […Read More]

Sparkly Valentine’s Day “Be Mine” Banner

Pottery Barn inspired Valentine's glitter banner

Today I have another fun Valentine’s project from the talented Bren of BrenDid. Bren of loves adding holiday accents to her home with decorative garlands and banners. This year she was inspired to add some Valentine sparkle with a Pottery Barn inspired glitter garland. The banner is a simple to make with glitter cardstock, wooden […Read More]

“LOVE” Scrabble Tile Message Board

Pottery Barn inspired love bulletin board

Bren of BrenDid can’t resist a knock off challenge! She recently saw the Pottery Barn Love Scrabble Corkboard and knew she could transform a broken picture frame lurking in her basement into an accurate reproduction. The bulletin board is a simple project made from foam core board, stick on cork, burlap and faux Scrabble tiles. […Read More]

Distressed Black Dresser Makeover

pottery barn inspired distressed dresser

Jeanette from Country Design Style purchased a dresser from the thrift store for only $20. While the bones were good, the veneer was in bad shape – bad in a good way though Jeanette says. It was the perfect piece for Jeanette to practice a distressed painting technique inspired by Pottery Barn. Jeanette simply painted […Read More]