Make Seasonal Pillows from Placemats!

pottery barn napkin to pillow

I love this idea from Danielle at My EnRoute Life for getting Pottery Barn quality without the expense! While shopping for pillows at an outlet store, Danielle came up with the clever idea to turn $6 fabric placemats into pillows by pulling out a seam and filling them. Her pillows came out beautifully and were [...Read More]

Dome Clock to DIY Cloche

diy cloche from dome clock

Like Shannon from AKA Design + Life, you may remember the popularity of faux brass dome clocks or have even owned one yourself. Shannon was inspired to turn a thrifted clock into a beautiful cloche by removing the clock parts, painting the base, and filling it with rolled sheet music. If you’d like to make [...Read More]

Paint and Stain Picture Frame Makeover

anthropologie inspired frame

Shanna from Restoration Redoux was inspired to take a wooden frame she’d found from a yard sale for fifty cents and turn it into a Anthropologie look-a-like. Shanna used two different widths of tape to create her lines and then simply painted the exposed wood with beautiful aqua plaster paint. I love the combination of [...Read More]

Spider Web Flameless Pillar Candles

PB inspired halloween flameless candles

While Shelly at Dolen Diaries fell in love with the spider web flameless pillars from Pottery Barn, she didn’t love the price tag! With some black vinyl she had on hand, Shelly was able to make her own creepy Halloween candles for $8 a piece. If you don’t have a cutting machine, you could also [...Read More]

Graphic Crow Burlap Pillow

CONFESSIONS OF A PLATE ADDICT Pottery Barn Inspired Halloween Crow Pillow

Debbie from Confessions of a Plate Addict added this crow pillow to her collection of Halloween pillows inspired by Pottery Barn. Debbie simply used iron-on transfer paper to apply the crow and checkerboard graphic (which she has available for you!) to her fabric, stitched it to the front of her pillow cover, and VOILA! In [...Read More]

Glitzy Witch Halloween Wreath

witch halloween wreath

Alecia from Chicken Scratch NY fell in love with Grandin Road’s Cast A Spell Wreath but says she just about choked on her coffee when she saw the $359 price tag. Yikes! Alecia wasn’t even in the market for a new Halloween wreath but really wanted to try her hand at recreating the pricey piece. [...Read More]

“Happy Halloween” Burlap Banner

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Bren of BrenDid loves adding a seasonal banner to her mantel or porch but hates paying full price for one! Fortunately, with a little creativity and paint, Bren made a beautiful burlap banner inspired by Pottery Barn at a fraction of the cost. You can also recreate this project with a FREE printable pattern that [...Read More]

Glamorous Gold Painted Scissors

Gold Painted Scissors Nate Berkus Knock Off

Heather from Southern State of Mind says she has had a serious case of spray paint fever, coating all her old office accessories with gold spray paint. First the stapler, next the tape dispenser, then the three-hole punch, and now Heather’s scissors are even sporting a glitzy gold! These scissors started as a humble dollar [...Read More]