Numbered Accent Chair

After snagging a wood chair on the cheap, Matt and Jacque from The DIY Village had the best intentions of repainting it for their guest bedroom. Ten months down the road the chair was still sitting in their garage sporting its original coat of red paint. Jacque decided it was time to finally get the […Read More]

Canvas Dress Painting

Amie from Pinkapotamus was inspired by a print she found online to create her own 3D version for her daughter’s room. It wasn’t price that drove Amie to DIY but the flexibility to coordinate colors and achieve the look of a real painting. Amie says, “So now, I have a sweet dress form painting that […Read More]

Wood Drink Pitcher Labels

Morgan from Sweet and Salty Sugar Boys loves all things Southern Living, so it was no surprise that she was immediately smitten with their beverage tags sold through Ballard. Morgan made hers for free using paint stirrers. She suggests creating some of these tags as gifts personalized to the recipient. For example, labels with different […Read More]

Mantel Molding Headboard

Brook from Being Brook has been working her magic on the rooms in her brother’s house. She couldn’t wait to get her hands on the master bedroom, which lacked a headboard. With the help of plans from Ana White, Brook quickly took care of that problem, building a stately white headboard that resembles a mantel. […Read More]

Mercury Glass Lamps

A long-time lover of Pottery Barn, Talitha from Love, Pomegranate House looked to their beautiful décor for a way to update her old, unimpressive college day lamps. After seeing PB’s mercury glass lamps, Talitha knew she had to find a way to do it herself that wouldn’t cost an arm and a leg. With the […Read More]

Sawhorse Desk

We have been following along as Whitney from Shanty 2 Chic has built one fabulous piece of furniture after another for her son’s bedroom. The most recent and final addition was Ana White’s 1×3 sawhorse desk that saves on space but doesn’t skimp on style. Seriously, after this latest build, I think I am ready […Read More]

Wood Tiered Display Stand

Jeanette from Homa Style created a three-tiered display stand similar to one she had purchased from Pottery Barn. Not only is Jeannette’s tier a knock-off, it’s also a repurpose made from an old bed spindle and leftover pine. Jeanette actually prefers the size of the one she made better, which demonstrates the beauty of DIY. […Read More]

Wood Sunburst Mirror

If, like Sarah from Thrifty Décor Chick, you’ve been holding back on the sunburst mirror trend, now may be the time to jump on the bandwagon. Sarah finally created two wood shim sunburst mirrors after planning their design ages ago. They cost her $10 each, which is a pretty spectacular price for a 34” piece […Read More]