Trunk with Distressed Paint Finish

Pottery Barn Knock Off Trunk Coffee Table | Follow the video tutorial to learn how to distress furniture with milk paint!

Marian of Miss Mustard Seed says she is often asked by readers how to achieve a specific finish from an inspiration piece. Marian had recently built a Pottery Barn knock off trunk coffee table and decided it was the perfect opportunity to replicate the rustic paint finish. She shares all the steps from beating up […Read More]

Rusted Metal Quotation Mark Bookends

DIY Home Decor | Rusted Metal Quotation Mark Bookends ~ Turn a piece of scrap wood into Anthropologie knock off bookends for practically nothing!

Katie from Addicted 2 DIY couldn’t help but notice the adorable quotation mark bookends on the cover of the latest HGTV magazine. She says, “I thought they were such a great idea to add interest to a bookcase, so I decided that I needed to make a set of my own.  The Anthropologie version commands […Read More]

Upcycled T-Shirt Zebra Pillow

DIY Home Decor | Anthropologie Knock Off Zebra Pillow ~ Get the FREE pattern to make this Anthropologie knock off zebra pillow. You can even keep costs down by using a white t-shirt for the fabric!

You all know I have a weakness for a pretty pillow and upcycled t-shirt projects. What do the two have to do with each other? Morena of Morena’s Corner actually made this Anthropologie-knock off pillow from an x-large white tee! If sewing’s not your thing, you could also use an inexpensive pre-fab pillow cover from […Read More]

Painted Animal Banner for a Nursery

DIY Wall Decor | Painted Fox Banner inspired by Land of Nod ~ This adorable nursery art was made from a piece of drop cloth and a wooden dowel!

Holly from Love the Tompkins has been revamping her son’s nursery and adding brighter colors into the mix. She stumbled upon painted animal posters on Pinterest and knew a fox would be perfect for her son’s fox hunt themed room. Holly shares at Ella Claire how she recreated the poster from a piece of drop […Read More]

“Boo” Ghost Crossing Halloween Sign

Halloween Decoration Ideas | Pottery Barn Kids Knock Off Ghost Sign

Now that cooler weather has finally hit, Ariean from One Krieger Chick says she is ready to “fallify” her home. Generally Ariean sticks to fall décor that can remain up through Thanksgiving, but she also likes to throw in some fun Halloween decorations for the kids. Ariean spotted a “darling sign with a not-so-darling price […Read More]

Lucky Gold Horseshoe

DIY Home Decor | Gold Horseshoe

Annisa from A Pretty Happy Home was flipping through the September issue of Better Homes and Gardens when she came across a picture of a gold horseshoe that was screaming her name. Annisa was mesmerized by it and had to make one for herself. The only problem? Annisa says, “I live in suburbia – the […Read More]

Colorful Stone and Grout Pumpkins

Pottery Barn Knock Off Pumpkin Decor

Jen from Tatertots & Jello cannot hold back her excitement for fall, and especially the decorating that comes with it! Jen says that each year she tries to create a different type of pumpkin décor for her home. This year it was a mosaic tile pumpkin from Pottery Barn that caught her crafty eye. Jen […Read More]

Decorative Spheres from Embroidery Hoops

DIY Home Decor | West Elm Knock Off Metallic Orb Sphere

Jennifer from Engineer Mommy has been admiring the decorative spheres that have been around the design world for some time and decided to make her own using just two embroidery hoops and a can of spray paint. Yep, it’s that simple! And these little gems are perfect for styling tables and shelves since they have […Read More]