Wingback Chair to Nursery Rocker

Sarah of DIYstinctly Made inherited a set of wingback chairs from her in-laws that were in great shape but in need of recovering. Sarah dove in headfirst and reupholstered one of the chairs for her living room. She took it a step further with the second chair and not only reupholstered it but transformed it […Read More]

Rustic Wood Ladder to Beef Up a Gallery Wall

Suzy of Worthing Court was looking for items to beef up her living room gallery wall, which was looking a bit too sparse and narrow for her taste. She knew a rustic ladder would be the perfect addition but couldn’t find a ready-made one within her budget. Here’s from Suzy: “I loved the rustic wood […Read More]

Wooden Wall Cubby Organizer

The handy folks over at American Workshop say they know a good idea when they see one, and when they saw Jen Woodhouse’s DIY cubby shelf, they knew it was something they wanted to recreate. They made a few changes to Jen’s original plans and were able to build it for about $35. That includes […Read More]

Trestle Side Table for $20

Jamison of Rogue Engineer had been wanting to replace the glass top side tables in his living room for some time. He found a table online he liked that features a trestle style base and knew he could make it for much less than the $374 price tag. Here’s the amazing part… Jamison shares the […Read More]

Round Rosette Pillow

After getting some new bedding from Anthropologie, Camille at Sugar Baby Boutique was smitten with their round rosette pillow as soon as she laid eyes on it. However, as fabulous as it would look on her beloved new bedding, Camille says, “$78 for a small accent pillow wasn’t going to happen any time soon. Especially […Read More]

Acrylic Dry Erase Calendar

Mallory and Savannah of Classy Clutter made their debut as contributors on A Beautiful Mess with this acrylic calendar that works like a dry erase calendar and can be made in a couple of hours. The girls were inspired by a calendar that retails for over $1,000 and was featured just this month in Better […Read More]

Factory Cart Table

Jennifer from Blissfully Ever After couldn’t have been more elated to receive this amazing factory cart table for her eight year wedding anniversary. Her sweet husband built the entire thing from scratch using reclaimed wood, antique rail cart wheels, and other supplies from the local hardware store. Jennifer says, “I am in LOVE with the […Read More]

No-Sew Tie Window Valance

Liz from Say Yes came across a window treatment at Pottery Barn that she loved but was too costly for her budget. She knew it would be simple enough to replicate and shares at Momtastic DIY how she did it without sewing a stitch! Liz already had white curtain panels at home and added interest […Read More]