Geometric Felt Pillow

With all the various shapes, colors, and textures that throw pillows offer, it’s hard to pick just a few. The great news though is that pillow covers are super easy and often inexpensive to make, meaning they’re a great way to change up your décor a little and sample different styles. Over at Design Fluff, [...Read More]

“Etched Glass” Hurricane

Glass hurricanes and vases are staples when it comes to decorating. With a few simple changes, they can make the perfect display pieces for any season. Monica from Monica Wants It shows you how to create an “etched glass” tree design perfect for fall through winter. Monica used her Silhouette and contact paper to easily [...Read More]

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

patchwork window

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

twig 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

SPARKLY 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

DIY 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]