Watercolor Dinosaur Art

Teryn at Vintage Romance Style was on a mission to create décor for her son’s dinosaur/army themed room that was cool and not cheesy. She took inspiration from World Market and made watercolor dinosaur art that is SO simple and requires basic Crayola watercolors. I love how versatile this idea is too! As Teryn says, […Read More]

Sandbox with Canopy and Bench

Tis the season to get outside and play – with a Pottery Barn inspired sand box! Chrissy from Mommy’s Tool Belt built this amazing sandbox for her kiddos, and it has so many design elements that I love. It is a generous six feet in size, includes wrap-around seating, and has a canopy to provide […Read More]

Milk Glass Vases

After weeks of mason jar projects due to her finger injury, Linda from It All Started With Paint felt it was time to mix things up a bit with a vase project. Linda transformed a passel of dollar store vases into West Elm ceramic vase look-a-likes with just some inexpensive acrylic paint. I love how the brightly colored tissue paper flowers pop in the crisp white vases. The great news about having to use paper flowers with these vases is that your flowers will stay bright and beautiful forever. Well… at least until your kids get a hold of them {wink}!

west elm knock off ceramic vases

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Floral Sleeping Bag with Pom Poms

Usually a sleeping bag is nothing to get excited about it. However, when it includes a  pretty floral pattern and pom-pom detail, well that’s another story! Kelly couldn’t help but notice this glamorous sleeping from Anthropologie and shares all the steps to make your own at Brit + Co. While this may not be a […Read More]

Gold Patterned Desk

Julia from Cuckoo 4 Design loved the look of a bamboo design wallpaper and had the pattern sitting on her desk for months waiting for its grand debut somewhere in her home. A thrift store desk/bar that Julia revamped became the perfect candidate, and she set out to recreate the design with one of her […Read More]

Starfish Napkin Rings

On a quick trip through Pottery Barn, Susan at Between Naps on the Porch found a set of napkin rings that featured a starfish on a metal ring wrapped with jute twine. Of course, Susan instantly thought, “I can make that!” She even had all the materials on hand. Susan used toilet paper rolls for […Read More]

Stylish Jewelry Storage–on a Dollar Store Budget!

Steph from Modern Parents Messy Kids always seems to have trouble keeping up with her jewelry. With two little ones in tow and nothing to corral all her baubles, it’s no wonder! She was inspired by Anthropologie to repurpose plastic animals and melamine plates from the dollar store into a stylish jewelry storage solution. Like […Read More]

Tie-Dyed Indigo Mud Cloth Pillow

Stacy from Not Just a Housewife had been drooling over African Indigo mud cloth pillows for awhile but couldn’t look past the $60-$120 price tags. Stacy decided it wouldn’t be too difficult to create a knock off version and says, “I channeled my inner 3rd grader and did it tie dye style.” She even shares […Read More]