Heather from Daze and Knights had been wanting to replace the rug in her dining room for awhile, yet the exorbitant prices kept holding her back! She decided to instead try painting a rug using a cheap rug from IKEA, fabric medium, and Frog Tape. While Heather says it was a bit tedious to make […Read More]
Tanya of Dans le Lakehouse had already convinced her friend to purchase a pair of Crate and Barrel’s wood A-frame ornament stands by the time she realized they no longer made the wood version. Ooops! What’s a girl to do but help out a friend in need? Tanya and her handy hubby whipped up a […Read More]
I am not the only one to recently jump on the starburst mirror bandwagon. Debbie from One Day at a Time also recognized the popularity of these mirrors and wanted to get in on the fun. Debbie combined elements from a couple of her faves from Crate& Barrel to come up with a unique design that would work in her “1951 post-war cape cottage.” Debbie’s bronze-and-gold beauty was created using floral stakes, glue, and an octagon mirror for even more “50’s flair.”
Virginia from LiveLoveDIY is a super frugal gal who loves thrift store excursions. On one of her trips, she came across a little, outdated wooden desk for $20. It reminded Virginia of a gorgeous $2000 vanity she’d just seen at Crate &Barrel. Virginia knew just what to do and transformed the piece with some high gloss black paint and a sleek chrome handle.
Michelle from Sweetsuite10 had a fabric headboard that she had made a few years ago but was simply no longer loving. To update the look, Michelle recovered the old headboard with a woven wool and then added a nailhead strip around the edges. I love the natural look and texture of the fabric, and the […Read More]
Jenny from Anything Pretty was feeling a bit stressed about finding the perfect décor to grace the wall above her baby’s crib. Then she had the genius idea to create this colorful abacus for the space. The bright colors are perfect for a child’s room or playroom. Junior will undoubtedly enjoy staring up at this […Read More]
Patty from Nuestras Aventuras en Texas hand drew this design on foam board to create this modern clock for her son’s bedroom. The funky black and white graphics are perfect for a teenage boy’s room! Her original inspiration came from CB2’s Fresh Ink Clock which retails for $269.00. Head to Nuestras Aventuras en Texas […Read More]