Oversized Coloring Wall Mural

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Elena of A Casarella splurged and bought her niece and nephew an oversized coloring mural from Anthropologie for Hanukkah. The gift was a huge hit and got Elena thinking that she could create a similar item for less. Then she remembered Staples engineering prints that cost only a few dollars. Bingo! Elena searched Google for […Read More]

DIY Valentine’s Day Art for Less

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Vanessa from DIY 180 shows that you certainly don’t have to spend a fortune to get the Pottery Barn look for Valentine’s Day! Vanessa found artistic inspiration on Pottery Barn and then created similar designs with the help of Pic Monkey and Photoshop, glossy photo paper, and a printer. While these three prints would have […Read More]

Oversized Vintage Map of Ireland

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Lauren from Bless’er House paid tribute to her husband’s Irish heritage by creating an oversized vintage map of his ancestor’s homeland. Lauren exercised a few “computer tricks” to pull off this project and shares them in detail if you’d like to make your own vintage map. Not too computer savvy? Not to worry. Lauren reassures, […Read More]

Wood Quilt Square Wall Art–No Cutting Required!

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You may have seen prior knock offs of Pottery Barn’s wooden quilt square wall art and thought it was beyond your level of DIY expertise. If the thought of cutting out all those small angular pieces of wood so they fit together perfectly gives you the shakes, then this tutorial is for you! Angie of […Read More]

Stained Glass Mosaic Wall Art

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Today’s knock off deviates a bit from a replication of an item seen in a store or online. It’s actually a reproduction of something money can’t buy – the rose window of Notre Dame! Ananda from A Piece of Rainbow blew me away with this project in which she turned an old glass tabletop into […Read More]

Vintage Eye Chart Wall Art for $1

restoration hardware inspired diy eye chart art

Becca of From Gardners to Bergers had one of those “I think I could make that myself.” moments when she saw a vintage eye chart from Restoration Hardware. While the original cost anywhere from $345 to $595 dollars, Becca’s knock off only cost her a little time on Microsoft Publisher and a dollar to print! […Read More]

Embroidery Hoop Wall Mirror

anthropologie inspired hoop mirror

Becca at From Gardners 2 Bergers shares how to knock off a pricey hoop mirror from Anthropologie in only five minutes and for a few dollars. Becca glammed up an embroidery hoop with Rub ‘n Buff and then simply tightened it to hold a round mirror inside. Easy peasy! You could cluster smaller-sized mirrors together […Read More]

Glossy Red “HO HO HO” Wall Letters

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Still waiting for Santa? These "HO HO HO" wooden letters from Angelica of Once Again, My Dear Irene are perfect for any room of the house, and they’re so easy to make! Angelica simply used wooden letters from the craft store and bright red spay paint. She hung them in her son’s room where there […Read More]