Romantic Nightstand with Turned Legs

diy nightstand inspired by ballard

A friend of Jen from House of Wood recently purchased her first home, and Jen was excited to help furnish it. Jen started with a pair of nightstands following plans from Ana White. I love how the delicate curved wood trim and turned legs give this piece such a romantic feel that’s perfect for the […Read More]

Heart Pallet Art with Song Lyrics

ballard inspired pallet heart art

My good friend Jen from Tatertots & Jello created the most adorable pallet art for Valentine’s Day. Jen was inspired when she came across a heart plaque from Ballard Designs. She loved that the art was perfect for Valentine’s Day yet still fit her color scheme with it’s neutral pallet. Jen created her own striped […Read More]

Repurposed Spindle Holiday Angels

diy christmas decorations spindle angels

I always admire Jeanette of Country Design Style’s ability to take odds and ends and repurpose them into something lovely. These Christmas angels made from old spindles are definitely no exception! Jeanette said she’s actually been making spindle angels for years, but when she came across holiday angels from Ballard, it inspired her to make […Read More]

Glitter Pinecone Ornaments with Printable Gift Tag

gold glitter pinecone ornament

Tamara of Provident Home Design was smitten as soon as she saw glittery pinecone ornaments from Ballard. In fact, she loved them so much that she decided to make some for herself AND her kiddos’ teachers. Tamara simply spray painted pinecones, coated them with spray adhesive, and sprinkled them with glitter. As a finishing touch, […Read More]

Rustic Glam Hanging Christmas Branch

Ballard inspired Christmas tablescape

Wendi of H2O Bungalow says her style has had a major shift over the past few years and she has come to appreciate more simple, natural elements. Thus she was inspired when she came across a simple stick (yes, the kind from your front yard!) adorned with a thin garland and ribbon-hung ornaments from Ballard […Read More]

“Give Thanks” Thanksgiving Door Tags

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If you are looking for a great alternative to a wreath for your front door this fall, Jaime from That’s My Letter has you covered! Jaime utilized Ballard’s beverage tag design to create decorative door tags with a Thanksgiving message. Of course these would be adorable for any holiday, and they only require a couple […Read More]

DIY Burlap Message Board

DIY Home Decor Ideas Ballard Inspired Burlap Memo Board

When Jen from Girl in the Garage came across Ballard’s burlap message boards, she knew she could make something similar for much cheaper – like $13 instead of $99! In addition to being inexpensive, Jen says the steps to make your own are almost too easy. All you have to do is wrap the burlap […Read More]

Carved Wood Rosette Wall Décor

carved wood medallions

Nancy from Artsy Chicks Rule was inspired when she came across some intricately carved wood medallions from Ballard Designs. She says, “What didn’t inspire me too much….was the price.” So Nancy made her own using inexpensive rosettes she found on Amazon. Nancy mounted each rosette on a piece of wood and then painted them with […Read More]