DIY Acrylic Drawer Pulls

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Sawdust Girl contributor Julie wanted to bring “some sparkle and old Hollywood glam” to her side of the master bathroom and decided acrylic drawer pulls were the way to go. However, they were crazy expensive… like hundreds of dollars for ONE pull expensive! Julie got resourceful and borrowed pieces from some bargain drawer pulls to attach to acrylic rods. Throw in some basic hardware, glue, and spray paint, and Julie got snazzy new drawer pulls that look waaay more expensive than they actually were!

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Gold Polka Dot Knobs

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With the rise of the metallic trend, Erica from Craftivity Designs wanted to bring some gold touches into her bedroom. She also loves polka dots and found a way to bring the two together in one cute little package. All Erica had to do was add circles with a metallic Sharpie to Wal-mart knobs for instant style. She guarantees that this is a simple, affordable project that anyone can do!

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Paper Doily Knobs

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Amanda from House Revivals is at it again with another way to make fancy hardware on the cheap. With a bit of paint and the application of a paper filigree cut from a doily, Amanda transformed a plain old wood knob into beautiful works of art. I love how she achieved the look of ceramic [...Read More]

Twine Wrapped Knob

Susan from Maple and Magnolia found some rope knobs that were the perfect finishing touch for side tables she had been working on. The problem? Susan didn’t feel like trekking out in the snow after them. Thank goodness for winter weather because it landed Susan on the idea of dressing up the original wooden knobs [...Read More]

Rope Drawer Pulls

Just when Cassandra from The Life of CK and Nate thought her pantry transformation was complete, she became inspired to make rope pulls for her drawers. I love how just changing the hardware made such a big difference in the overall look of Cassandra’s space. These rope pulls are easy to make and would look [...Read More]

“Ceramic” Custom Cabinet Knobs

Over at Infarrantly Creative I recently shared a tutorial for how I created custom knobs for  the bi-fold doors in my front hallway. I used a product that gives the finished knob the look of ceramic. Would you ever believe they started as inexpensive wooden knobs? I personalized them with our house number in case [...Read More]