Ribbon Christmas Tree Topper

Instead of paying $79 for a ribbon tree topper from a catalog, Diane from In My Own Style made her own using an embroidery hoop and her stash of ribbons. This allowed Diane to customize her design by deviating from traditional Christmas colors and adding her family’s names. I really like the originality of decorating [...Read More]

Decorative Holiday Table

Heather from Fake-It Frugal loves the “Christmas Krinkles” ornaments and accessories. After eyeing a pricey table from their new seasonal furniture line, Heather turned to DIY to beat the hefty price tag. Heather took a five dollar table from a yard sale and gave it plenty of holiday flair with paint, felt, and jewels. This [...Read More]

Dinosaur Wall Art

Caleen from Craft Critters has been busy updating her youngest son’s bedroom. The new look included a trio of dinosaurs pictures that Caleen created using plywood and some paints. Her husband did an awesome job drawing the images so Caleen could trace them onto the boards. Caleen totally rocked it with the paints too, even [...Read More]

Nautical Wall Shelf

Rebecca from Project Nursery made a “knot” shelf for her little surfer dudes that’s perfect for any ocean or nautical themed room. While the inspiration shelf cost a whopping $69.00, Rebecca’s version cost only $12.00. I gotta say that Rebecca’s looks pretty much identical to its PB Kids counterpart too! This project is about as [...Read More]

White Stenciled Dishes

Celeste from Celestial’s Creations was inspired by an Anthro plate that featured a poem to create a version of her own. While the plates were not as simple to make as Celeste had hoped, she finally achieved the desired product by painting on her poem with a vinyl stencil and quickly removing the vinyl after [...Read More]

Ruffled Flower Duvet

Bess from Besserina created a gorgeous flower duvet for her little girl. She used a fitted and flat queen sheet for the ruffled duvet and jersey t-shirts for the flowers. Since Anthropologie hasn’t broken into the toddler bedding market yet, DIY allowed Bess to customize the design to fit a toddler bed. Bess calls it [...Read More]

Gathered Rosette Pillow

Jessica from Sew Homegrown created a gathered pillow perfect for adding a little elegance to any space. By making the pillow front larger than the back and gathering the edges, Jessica was able to create the gentle folds and center pouf. All you need is some fabric and a little sewing experience to make your [...Read More]

Mudroom Storage System

One thing I love about our home is the mudroom coming off the garage. Seriously, what would I do without this space to stash coats, shoes, and the like? Ana White recently created the perfect mudroom for her home just in time for fall. The mudroom has loads of storage from shelves to hooks to [...Read More]