Personalized Lumbar Pillow

Even kids need cutesy pillows on their beds, right? I mean, really, who doesn’t enjoy a good pillow? {Wink, wink} Check out this personalized lumbar pillow from Jaime at That’s My Letter. Jaime used a reverse applique technique so her strips of patterned fabric peek through the top fabric. This is adorable for a name [...Read More]

Ribbon Block Bedding

Sewing your own bedding can seem like a tedious and even overwhelming task. However, this detailed tutorial from Allison at House of Hepworths will have you creating your own classic, hotel-worthy bedding without the headache and hassle. I think it was genius of Allison to use ribbon instead of fabric to create her frames since [...Read More]

Knickknack Candlesticks

Abbie from Five Days… 5 Ways fell in love with some unique candlesticks from Anthropologie made from an assortment of knickknacks. However, after seeing the $400 price tag, Abbie embarked on a mission to make her own that involved haunting thrift stores until she found just  pieces to recreate the candlesticks… with her own twist, [...Read More]

Stenciled Pillow Cover

Following some simple steps from Amanda at Wit & Whistle, you can create a custom pillow that features your favorite quote, poem, song lyrics, or any other pillow-worthy text. Amanda just used a letter stencil and fabric marker to add her beautiful, crisp letters to a linen pillow cover. This technique is so simple and [...Read More]

Antiqued Standing Mirror

Connie from Salvage Savvy was inspired by two big and beautiful antiqued mirrors she saw in House Beautiful magazine to make one of her own using square mirror tiles. Connie provides awesome step-by-step instructions to walk you through how to achieve that lovely antiqued look. Large mirrors can get pretty pricey, so the $70 Connie [...Read More]

Wood and Metal Coffee Table

After laying eyes on an industrial coffee, Ashley from The Handmade Home knew she had to have one of her own. A friend pointed her in the right direction for inexpensive metal and a welder. Ashley then designed and built the top herself using MDF and a stencil. She points out that the top can [...Read More]

Knotted Pillow Cover

Kristi from Kris Kraft loves the texture of a knotted pillow cover from West Elm and decided to recreate it for a Favorite Things Party. (Think Opera, but everything has to be less than $6). Kristi design features rows of felt strips that are looped together to create a knotted look. We can all thank [...Read More]

Fabric Tree Art

This DIY artwork from Holly at Life as a Thrifter is great for using up of those fabric scraps. Holly gathered her scraps and  started cutting and gluing them onto a piece of burlap until she had an adorable bird and tree motif. Don’t you love projects that don’t require perfection? Honestly, stick straight lines [...Read More]