Easy Glitter Pears for a Sparkly Fall

pbk inspired glitter pears

With the start of school, it’s hard not to start thinking about fall décor. Here’s a simply DIY to get you going! Ashley from Simply Designing added loads of sparkle to plastic pears from the dollar store with Glitter Blast spray paint. It’s basically as simple as taping off the stem, spraying the pears, and [...Read More]

Chalk Paint Urn with Metallic Glaze

Ballard-inspired-topiary-urn-with-metallic-feel

Ballard Designs is known for their pretty topiaries with perfectly weathered pots. When Sara from Major Hoff Takes a Wife was searching for inspiration for a sad little urn she had from the thrift store, she immediately thought of those signature Ballard items. Sara whipped out her Annie Sloan chalk paint and metallic glaze and [...Read More]

Hanging Macrame Chair

diy hanging macrame chair

If you are a macrame-lover, check out this amazing hanging chair created by Savannah of Classy Clutter. Savannah put on her DIY thinking cap and went through some trial-and-error to figure out a way to recreate a hand-woven swing chair from Urban Outfitters. But figure it out she did! While Savannah admits that this chair [...Read More]

Versatile Trundle Bed with Storage

pottery barn kids inspired trundle bed

Instead of going the traditional bunk bed route for her 7-year-old daughter’s room, Annisa of A Pretty Happy Home wanted the versatility that a trundle offered (storage or extra sleeping space). She says, “I pictured sleepovers with giggling girls, but also the possibility of storing off-season clothing or sports gear. Sure, it took us some [...Read More]

X-Support Dining Room Table

diy x support dining room table

Camille from Imperfectly Imaginable teamed up with her husband to build a brand new dining table following plans from Ana White. This gorgeous design features an x cross support and planked top. Camille finished it with a natural stain technique made from tea, vinegar, and steel wool that results in a beautiful aged finish. It’s [...Read More]

Burlap Message Board with Upholstery Tacks

burlap message board with upholstery tacks

Allison from House of Hepworths was inspired when she saw a fellow blogger transform a “ho hum” bulletin board with fabric and then later ran across a burlap cover memo board from Ballard Designs. Of course you know what she did when she found a “faded crappy tack board at Goodwill for a buck” – [...Read More]

Floor Pouf from Rugs

diy pouf from ikea rugs

Poufs offer a great option for extra seating. Not only are they soft and comfy on the tush, but they can easily be set aside when not needed. Always in need of extra chairs for get-togethers, Erika from Retropolitan set out to create her own poufs. When her fabric search came up dry, Erika came [...Read More]

Octagon-Shaped Dining Room Table

diy octagon dining table

What do you do when you want a round dining table and your spouse wants a square? Meet in the middle and build an octagon-shaped table! That’s exactly how the story went for Diana from Down Oxford Street and her husband. After a little compromise, they decided to build this gorgeous table following plans from [...Read More]