Whale Bookends for a Big Boy Room

anthropologie inspired whale bookends

Bethany from Whistle & Ivy was perusing the internet for ideas for her son’s new big boy room when she came across playful whale bookends from Anthropologie. However, paying $70 for them was out of the question. Especially when Bethany was able to make a set for $4! She shares at PinkWhen how she did [...Read More]

“Trick-or-Treat” Halloween Bunting

pottery barn kids inspired hallowee bunting

Ruth from Living Well Spending Less had planned on making a “trick-or-treat” bunting like she’d seen from Pottery Barn Kids; however, the thought of sewing all the triangles and ric-rac brought the project to a halt. For one Halloween. And another. Then Ruth came across a tutorial for ironing freezer paper to the back of [...Read More]

Halloween Potion Bottles with FREE Printable

Halloween Potion Bottles Printables

Nikki from Tikkido shows how to make your own eerie potion bottles for Halloween. You can either repurpose old glass jars or purchase inexpensive ones from IKEA or the dollar store as Nikki suggests. From there all you have to do is print out the FREE printable labels that Nikki designed and follow her simple [...Read More]

“BAR” Monogram Wall Décor

ballard inspired monogram art

About a year ago Jeanette from Snazzy Little Things scored 25 coffered ceiling tiles at her local Restore for only $1 a piece. While she had hoped to send the message to her hubs that she wanted a coffered ceiling in the basement, the collection of tiles sat and sat. Eventually, Jeanette decided to turn [...Read More]

“FALL” Pumpkin Wreath Banner

fall pumpkin wreath

Lisa of Concord Cottage was inspired when she saw a pretty fall mantel from Better Homes and Gardens that featured white pumpkins spelling out THANKS. Lisa adapted this idea and made a pumpkin wreath banner with the word FALL. Amazingly, she was able to do it for only $7 using foam wreath forms and pumpkins [...Read More]

Thrift Store Cabinet to Card Catalog Style Cabinet

diy card catalog cabinet

Tami from Curb Alert says she sure loves high-end décor, but her budget just doesn’t have room for those high-end prices. Thus, her love for “anything and everything Knockoff” was born. She says, “ With a little bit of creativity you can just about imitate anything.” And Tami showed just how creative she is by [...Read More]

Flameless Pillar Spider Candles

spider flameless halloween candles

Sarah from Creative Ramblings says she isn’t one all-out decorate her house for Halloween but simply couldn’t resist Pottery Barn’s spider pillar candles. She says, “ They are small and just spooky enough to add some Halloween flair.” Sarah was able to create her own spider Halloween candles for only $10 using flameless pillars she [...Read More]

Wood and Steel Console Table with Wheels

restoration hardware inspired wood and steel console table

Cara from Build It Craft It Love It came into the blogging world with a bang with this awesome wood and steel console table inspired by Restoration Hardware. In addition to being her very first post, this project is near and dear to her heart because it’s also the very first build Cara designed the [...Read More]