Basic Vanity Gets a Custom Makeover

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If you can’t quite justify replacing your existing bathroom vanity but are craving change and a more custom look, then check out how Kate of Centsational Girl reworked her cabinet to resemble a turned leg console from Pottery Barn. Ana White helped Kate come up with a plan for building a base onto her existing [...Read More]

Industrial Rolling Shelves

restoration hardware inspired industrial rolling shelves

Jennifer of Dear Lillie has recently tackled a few projects in her dining room including building this set of industrial shelves for a bare wall that had been driving her crazy. After also building a dining table for the space, Jennifer says she wanted a simple project, and these shelves definitely fit the bill! They [...Read More]

Felt Bat Chandelier–with Sparkle!

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Morena of Morena’s Corner and contributor for Crafts Unleashed loves decorating for Halloween. A bat chandelier from Pottery Barn Kids fit right into her “spooky but not scary” style and she was able to create her own using metal wreath forms, tulle, and felt. By using felt instead of paper like her inspiration, Morena’s chandelier [...Read More]

Storage Bed for a Small Space

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When deciding on a bed for the upstairs bedroom of her small mountain cottage home, Pam of DIY Design Fanatic knew storage was a must. The Pottery Barn Stratton Bed offered everything Pam needed – plenty of storage and stylish baskets to boot. However, it was certainly breaking the bank at $1,499. Thankfully, Ana White [...Read More]

“Happy Hauntings’’ Skeleton Wreath

happy haunting halloween wreath

Jeanette from Craft in Crosby loves Grandin Road’s Halloween décor, especially the wreaths, so it’s no surprise that a spooky “Happy Hauntings” wreath immediately caught her eye while perusing the catalog. Jeannette knew she could make one for less than the $259 price tag – way less! She gathered supplies from the dollar store and [...Read More]

Wooden Spheres from Embroidery Hoops

industrial wood spheres

Doreen from Hymns and Verses wanted to create wooden spheres for her son’s upcoming wedding reception that is being held in an old cigar factory. They needed quite a few of the spheres, which would make them very expensive to purchase. Instead, Doreen got creative and had a crafty gathering with the bride and her [...Read More]

Stenciled Antler Doormat for an Outdoorsy Dad

antler stenciled doormat

Georgia & Daughter set out to replicate a pricey doormat from Ballard for Dad’s birthday. They say, “Dad is an avid outdoors man and this will fit perfectly on his back porch where he sits every night watching the backyard wildlife.” The mother-daughter duo simply printed a deer head image, cut it out, taped it [...Read More]

Trio of Hanging Mason Jars for Fall

DIY Fall Decor with Hanging Mason Jars

Kelly from Live Laugh Rowe loves fall and the decorating that comes with it. She saw a lovely idea from Pottery Barn for creating a simple vignette with hanging mason jars and vase fillers. Kelly happened to already have some on hand, so it took all of about 10 minutes to fill her jars with [...Read More]