Tripod Floor Lamp

Susan from Homeroad had been wanting a tripod floor lamp, so imagine her excitement when she found a tripod discarded on the side of the road in need of a good home. Susan used a lamp kit she had on hand and a shade from Target to transform the castoff into a stylin’ new light […Read More]

Velvet Stuffed Pumpkins

Don’t you just love the rich, luxuriant look of velvet? Beautiful velvet pumpkins are perfect for this time of year but unfortunately can be pricey. Rene’ at Bargain Hoot shows how to create your own with stretch velvet, Polyfill, and real pumpkin stems. I really like the combination of velvet with the natural stems. They […Read More]

Window Pane Art

Laura Beth from A Step in the Journey was in search of a way to jazz up an old window in her master bedroom when she stumbled across an idea on Pinterest (complements of Ballard). She fell in love with it, but not the $169 price tag. However, going with the inspiration, she created her […Read More]

Twig and Berry Snowflake

When Amanda from Crafty Pursuits wanted to create a winter wonderland inside her home, she had to look no further than outside her window. Amanda’s area had recently been hit by a winter storm that left inches of snow and twigs aplenty strewn about the yards. Perfect conditions for making a twig snowflake! Amanda collected […Read More]

Glitter Snowflake Ornaments

Dawn from Designed by Dawn Nicole knew she wanted to make some sparkly snowflake ornaments as soon as she saw them in the Pottery Barn Kids catalog. Since they were made of cardstock, Dawn knew she could easily recreate her own. She designed and printed them on the computer and then cut them out and […Read More]

Handpainted Chevron Rug

Micki from Mason Jar Champagne fell for a chevron rug during a trip to Boston. She knew it was perfect for her guest room and must be simple enough to DIY. One of the hardest parts was making up her mind on the color! Following some fabric-painting tips she saw on the web, Micki made […Read More]

Christmas Wreath Pillows

I have had holiday pillows on the brain lately, trying to think of how I’d like to add some flair to my couch this Christmas. It’s fun to see different takes on the same inspiration piece and envision the possibilities. Kara from Creations by Kara and Heidi from All That Brings Joy were both inspired […Read More]

White Café Shelves

Lindsay from Country Girl Home shows how simple it is to build your own set of café shelves with some MDF, molding, and corbels. The project only requires making a few cuts (some of which your friendly Home Depot worker can do for you) and some patience in waiting for everything to dry. By making […Read More]