Textural Mercury Glass Pumpkins

pottery barn inspired mercury glass pumpkins

Angie of The Altered Past shares an easy DIY project for recreating the look of textural mercury glass pumpkins from Pottery Barn. Amazingly, she made her sparkly pumpkins for only $1 each using cheap glass light fixture globes from the thrift store. Angie achieved  a similar effect to her Pottery Barn inspiration with Looking Glass [...Read More]

Extra Wide White Dresser for Baby

pottery barn kids inspired kendall dresser

Earlier this week, I shared the simple and versatile changing table that Katie of Sew Woodsy built for her son’s nursery. That was not the only piece Katie saved her hard-earned cash on through DIY. Katie and her husband Jon also teamed up with Ana White to build an extra wide matching dresser with plenty [...Read More]

Giant Abacus — Courtesy of Fishing Floats!

diy giant abacus inspired by pottery barn

KariAnne of Thistlewood Farms had been dreaming of making her own Pottery Barn-inspired giant abacus for years. She had almost the whole project planned out, except for the counting beads, which is a pretty important component of the abacus. Then inspiration finally hit while she was visiting friends who were commercial fishermen – fishing floats! [...Read More]

Simple Wire Scarf Hanger

scarf hanger

I’ve heard it said that a scarf is a woman’s ultimate accessory. Why not turn those pretties into accessories for your home as well with this scarf hanger tutorial from Caitlin of Merrythought. Caitlin shares at Poppytalk how to bend wire with pliers to form this simple, yet lovely scarf hanger that’s embellished with a [...Read More]

Lace-Trimmed Curtain Panels

Anthropologie-inspired-lace-curtains

Katie from Upcycled Treasures has been working on a master bedroom makeover and fell in love with lace-trimmed curtains from Anthropologie. Lace-trimmed curtains that cost almost $200 per panel! Ouch! Katie set out on a mission to get the same look for less. However, when her search for affordable lace trim came up dry, Katie [...Read More]

Fashion Wall Art — For Your Closet!

pottery barn inspired fashion closet art

Megan from Latte Everyday is a girl who loves to craft and create for her home and is slowing filling up her walls with her creations. That even goes for her closet! Megan loved the classic, vintage look of PB Teen’s Fashion Sentiment Art and recreated it for about $12. She says, “It is a [...Read More]

Hello and Goodbye Stenciled Doormat

hola and adios painted doormat

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

DIY-Weathered-Painted-Oar

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]