Wood Slice Place Card Holders

DIY Home Decor ~ Wood Slice Place Card Holders

Tasha from Designer Trapped in a Lawyer’s Body is very close to wrapping up a dining room makeover and is already thinking about all the entertaining she will be doing in her newly decorated space. Of course, entertaining means pretty tablescapes, and pretty tablescapes mean pretty place card holders! Tasha loved Crate & Barrel’s stump […Read More]

“Odd and Ends” Jewelry Dish

DIY Home Decor ~ Kate Spade Knock Off Dish

Looking for a simple, inexpensive DIY project that yields a high end look? Shannon from Burlap and Lace shows how you can get Kate Spade style on a Wal-Mart budget! Sound good? Shannon started off with a plain white square plate, then added a little glitz to the edges with a gold paint pen, and […Read More]

Curbside Table Gets an Industrial Makeover

Painted Furniture ~ Industrial Side Table

You all know I love a good curbside rescue, and when it’s combined with a knock off? All the better! Amy from High Style Restyle was looking for inspiration for an industrial themed furniture makeover when her dad called saying he’d found a small table sitting curbside. When Amy saw it, she knew it was […Read More]

Cute Clipboards for Back-to-School

Pottery Barn Knock Off Back to School Clipboards

Have your kiddos headed back to school yet? Mine go back tomorrow. While I hate saying goodbye to summer, there is always so much excitement with a new school year. Courtney of Crafts by Courtney shares a fun project at I Heart Naptime that she made for her first grade son’s classmates. Courtney started off […Read More]

DIY Outdoor Bench for Under $15

West Elm Knock Off Outdoor Bench

Ursula from Home Made by Carmona knew West Elm’s slab benches were perfect for her front patio. She couldn’t get them out of her mind and was convinced nothing else would do. However, at $699 per bench, it was either three new benches or groceries for two month…. OR figure out a way to DIY […Read More]

Dollar Store Vases to Hobnail Vases

DIY Home Decor ~ Hobnail Vases

Everyday Mark Montano brings in some fresh clipped flowers from his garden, and, of course, beautiful blooms need beautiful vases. Mark shares how he made these hobnail vases from dollar store glassware and gave them the look of pottery using a faux pottery painting technique. Looks like it’s time to take a trip to the […Read More]

Rustic Tea Light Candle Centerpiece

DIY Home Decor ~ Rustic Tea Light Candle Holder

Katie from Upcycled Treasures had been wanting to create a rustic tea light candle holder for some time and was inspired when she came across a woodsy centerpiece from Crate & Barrel. It wasn’t hard for Katie to recreate it using a piece of lumber from the hardware store and a drill. She kept the […Read More]

Built-In Mudroom Lockers and Bench


With no garage, mudroom, or back entry, Brit from House Updated needed to add storage in her entryway to corral all the stuff for her family of four. They wanted a bench for the kids to sit on and put on shoes, baskets for storage, and hooks for coats and backpacks. Brit built her own […Read More]