Hello and Goodbye Stenciled Doormat

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Over at My Crafty Spot, Olivia from DIY Mother shares what she calls “one of [her] favorite Anthropologie-inspired DIY crafts to date” – a painted doormat that features a greeting on one side and then a farewell on the other. Olivia created her own stencil using paper and an X-acto knife and then painted away [...Read More]

Painted and Distressed Decorative Oar

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Kim from Made in a Day was shopping at a thrift store when she saw a sad little oar coat rack that had seen better days. She says she knew it could be more and took it home with her for a Pottery Barn inspired makeover. All it took was some painting and stenciling for [...Read More]

Dollar Store Illuminated Twine Pumpkin

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Grapevine pumpkins have become staples when it comes to fall décor. They are quite lovely with their natural look and pretty twinkling lights, but boy are they pricey!  Lisa from Recaptured Charm knew they couldn’t cost nearly as much to make as their price tags might indicate and proved it by creating her own with [...Read More]

Cheap Laminate Cubbies to High End Media Cabinet

ikea hack pottery barn inspired apothecary cabinet

I get a serious thrill out of taking something old, boring, broken, you name it… and turning it into something fabulous. Corey of Sawdust 2 Stitches and contributor on Remodelaholic totally blew my mind by transforming an inexpensive cubby shelf from IKEA into a Pottery Barn inspired apothecary cabinet. It almost sounds unbelievable, but Corey [...Read More]

No-Sew Diamond Accent Curtains

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Kelly from View Along the Way teamed up with her friend to Erin to surprise a mutual friend with a low-budget living room makeover while she was on vacay for a week. Sounds pretty awesome, right?!? One of the ways Kelly and Erin saved money was by DIYing some beautiful diamond curtains inspired by Anthropologie. [...Read More]

DIY Chalkboard Globe for $1.25

land of nod inspired chalkboard globe

Megan of Our Pinteresting Family was perusing the Land of Nod catalog when her daughter pointed out a chalkboard globe that she liked. Megan assured her that she could make her own just like it if she came across a cheapo globe at a thrift store or yard sale. It just so happened that Megan [...Read More]

Rustic Tree Stump Side Table

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Julie from Redhead Can Decorate lives surrounded by trees, so it’s no surprise that one eventually made its way into her home as a stump side table. The hardest part of this project for Julie was choosing a stump from her “collection.” She found an elm tree stump without bark and got to work debugging, [...Read More]

Hanging Macrame Chair

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If you are a macrame-lover, check out this amazing hanging chair created by Savannah of Classy Clutter. Savannah put on her DIY thinking cap and went through some trial-and-error to figure out a way to recreate a hand-woven swing chair from Urban Outfitters. But figure it out she did! While Savannah admits that this chair [...Read More]