Stenciled Burlap Lampshade

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Traci from Beneath My Heart was flipping through her Pottery Barn Kids catalog when a burlap lampshade caught her eye. And… surprise! It wasn’t because it was exactly what she’d been looking for and knew she could make it for less. On the contrary, Traci had already created almost identical lampshades for her boys’ room three years prior! Pretty striking resemblance, eh? Traci can proudly say, “Pottery Barn copied me!” {Giggled}

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Rugby Stripe Duvet

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Debbie from Me and My DIY has been busy giving her son’s bedroom a makeover, and, of course, new bedding is part of the equation. When the blue and black striped bedding Debbie’s son wanted was sold out, she ran out for fabric and powered up the sewing machine to make her own. Debbie is no stranger to making bedding, and it most definitely shows in her craftsmanship!

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Beadboard Headboard

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After making a custom pirate sail headboard for one of her sons, Melissa from The Happier Homemaker couldn’t turn down her oldest son’s request for a headboard of his own. She loved the look of PBK’s Camp Bed but not the $600 price tag. Melissa also wanted just a headboard and not an entire frame. […Read More]

Sawhorse Desk

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We have been following along as Whitney from Shanty 2 Chic has built one fabulous piece of furniture after another for her son’s bedroom. The most recent and final addition was Ana White’s 1×3 sawhorse desk that saves on space but doesn’t skimp on style. Seriously, after this latest build, I think I am ready […Read More]

Rustic Twin Bed

Brook from Being Brook recently built a rustic twin bed for her son’s dinosaur bedroom using plans from Ana White. I know I’ve said it before, but Brook is one talented lady when it comes to building. Her work will surely inspire you to pick up those power tools! She also shares a great technique […Read More]

Sports Themed Boy’s Room

Michele from Apples and Peanut Butter recently redecorated her son’s bedroom with a sports theme. In order to splurge on new bedding and coordinating rug from Pottery Barn Kids, Michele and her husband saved by refinishing her old waterbed from the 80’s. It was originally dark wood with red flowers painted on the mirror. I […Read More]

Painted Oar Décor

Amy from Tulip and Turnip was pumped to start decorating her children’s “big kid” bedrooms. For her son who loves the outdoors, Amy wanted to include items that might be found at summer camp. A pair of weathered oars  were the perfect addition for above the bed. After waiting patiently to find a pair of […Read More]