Easy Rustic Rope Serving Tray

diy rustic rope serving trays

Nikki of Tikkido wanted rustic rope serving trays like some from Pottery Barn for a couple nautical parties this summer. However, she didn’t particularly want to pay the $69 price tag. Each. Instead, Nikki made her own for $2 each using only three materials – foam core, rope, and a hot glue gun. She says, [...Read More]

Black and White Wide Stripe Pillows

black and white stripe pillows

Meegan of What Meegan Makes used her DIY savvy to help her daughter get the exact pillow she wanted for her living room – without the hefty price tag. She had her heart set on bold black and white wide stripe pillows like those from Pottery Barn, and Meegan was able to find an almost [...Read More]

Farmhouse Style Console Table

pb inspired farm console table

Kristen from Lipstick and Sawdust wanted to build a long skinny table to connect two rooms in her upstairs hallway. However, once Kristen actually built the table, she was so in love with it that it never made it upstairs! Kristen drew inspiration from Ana White and her own experience to build this farmhouse style [...Read More]

DIY Chalkboard Frame

diy chalkboard frame

Ashley from My Craftily Ever After shares at The Cards We Drew how she created an adorable chalkboard frame to showcase her little cutie pies. The project came together incredibly easily, especially since Ashley used what she already had and simply cut some leftover boards to size. Like Ashley, I love how the chalkboard  finish [...Read More]

Wood Panel Wall Map

wooden us wall map

Not one to back away from a challenge, Michell from Girl in Air was all in when a customer requested a larger-than-life US wall map. Her projector was key to transforming a bunch of pine boards into this masterpiece. Michell estimates the cost of her planked map to be between $50 and $70, which is [...Read More]

Simple, Modern Side Table

diy pottery barn inspired end table

After his baby girl was born, Jamison from Rogue Engineer’s wife requested that he bring the glider from the nursery down to the master bedroom for feedings. It didn’t take long before the couple discovered a side table was a must for drinks, books, and the like. They settled on a simple, modern side table [...Read More]

Framed Fabric Makes for Cheap Wall Art

framed fabric wall art

Roxanne from The Honeycomb Home couldn’t help but notice a beautiful set of framed Ikat prints on Pottery Barn’s website, but the set of six cost a whopping $929. She knew this was something that could easily be replicated with fabric and frames and created a piece of artwork for her daughter’s bedroom for only [...Read More]

Wood Plank Wall Art Goes Modern

pottery barn inspired wood plank wall art

A couple years ago Sarah from Thrifty Décor Chick created a piece of planked wood art to fit an awkward wall in her living room. At the time the blue and red color scheme was perfect for her space, but since then she has gravitated toward more neutrals. Still loving the look of the wood, [...Read More]