Refinished Patio Dining Set


Meg from A Little Knick Knack had been yearning for some patio furniture for quite awhile when she realized she could refurbish a used one to save a little green. The hunt began, and Meg was fortunate to find this huge real wood table for sale on Craigslist. She wasn’t deterred by the hardened gum […Read More]

Repurposed Outdoor Candle Lantern


You may remember the gorgeous outdoor candle chandelier that Diane from In My Own Style created for her outdoor living space. Well, some additional outdoor lighting was in order to carry the ambience throughout the yard. Diane created her own candle lantern stake using an old paint roller handle, a tuna can, and a glass hurricane. I […Read More]

Garden Theme Clock from a Tabletop

DIY Garden Clock Made from an Old Tabletop

On a junkin’ excursion one sweltering day, Suzy from Worthing Court picked up an old tabletop for $5 and knew exactly what she wanted to do with it…turn it into a garden clock! Suzy says, “This project was so fun and easy to do! I’ve been wanting a garden clock for a long time, but […Read More]

Turn a Jar into a Rope Lantern

pottery barn inspired summer lanterns

Lo of A Lo and Behold Life spruced up the mosquito repelling candles in her outdoor space this summer with PB-inspired lanterns. All it took was a trip to the hardware store for pickling jars, rope, a clamp, and drawer knobs, and Lo was on her way to having a bug-free and stylin’ porch! Lo […Read More]

Planked Wood Outdoor Planter

restoration hardware inspired wood planter

Kaylor from Fisherman’s Wife Furniture fell in love with some planked wood planters from Restoration Hardware but couldn’t pay $400+ for one planter. Kaylor shopped around for a few months but never found anything she liked. No worries for a DIYing gal – Kaylor knew she could build a knockoff of the beloved planter. She […Read More]

Wooden Outdoor Christmas Deer

Pottery Barn inspired wooden outdoor deer

While Tami from Curb Alert says she couldn’t even attempt to knock off most of Pottery Barn’s gorgeous home décor, she knew she could try her hand at sculptural outdoor deer made from twigs. After all, she did already have an overabundance of branches and twigs in her yard! Tami selected a few pieces and […Read More]

EASY Concrete Garden Spheres

concrete garden spheres

You may remember the lovely concrete garden spheres previously shared on KOD that Pam from Simple Details created for her outdoor space. Jennifer from Decorating Delirium was inspired by Pam’s resourcefulness to make her own using the same technique of filling glass light fixture globes from the thrift store with concrete and then breaking the […Read More]

Classic Concrete Garden Spheres

concrete garden spheres

Pam from Simple Details is a big fan of outdoor accessories and décor but says, “too much of a good thing can take your space from classic to cluttered and cutesy in no time.” That’s why Pam loves the serene look of Restoration Hardware’s stone garden spheres. Instead of spending hundreds of dollars PER stone, […Read More]