Burlap Matting

diy burlap mat

You might be surprised that the box from this morning’s bowl of cereal could become wall décor that rivals that of Pottery Barn. Just check out this burlap mat that Melissa from Redfly Creations created from cardboard. A spray painted secondhand frame makes this project all the more thrifty!

diy burlap mat

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Painted Chevron Frame

diy painted chevron frame

Beth from B & B Build A Life has a love for chevron and wanted to bring life to her drab cubicle with the bold pattern. She didn’t want to spend much and was able to create a painted chevron frame for only about $5. Beth says, “It was so easy, I actually did it while watching TV!”

diy painted chevron frame

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Letter Gallery Wall

pottery barn inspired gallery wall

Over the years, Elaine from Creating Wonderful Spaces had collected a few decorative wall letters at bargain prices. When she saw a gallery wall layout from Pottery Barn with a letter theme, she knew it was the perfect inspiration for her own wall.  She hit up the Goodwill for cheap frames and was able to […Read More]

Family Gallery Wall

pottery barn inspired gallery wall

A family gallery wall is something that has long been on my to-do someday list. Like Laura from Inspiration for Moms, I love the happiness and joy they reflect. They can be a huge undertaking though with the tasks of deciding on a layout, frames, and photos and getting all those nails perfectly placed. Laura […Read More]

Framed Pressed Leaves

diy pressed botanicals

To add interest to a small wall in her living room Amanda from Bullfrogs and Bulldogs recreated some botanical pressings she fell in love with at Restoration Hardware. Amanda’s DIY version uses Goodwill frames and botanicals from her farm. Amanda says, “Adding a little antique charm to them makes them the perfect fit for our […Read More]

Picture Frame Lantern

Heather from Shades of Tangerine was inspired by all of the beautiful lanterns she has seen in stores this summer to make her own outdoor hanging lantern. The project was made simple (and inexpensive!) by using picture frames from the dollar store. Of course these lanterns would be lovely for an outdoor wedding reception as […Read More]

White Photo Ledges

Brook from Being Brook wanted a creative way to display pictures in her living room. Ana White’s ten dollar shelves were the perfect solution! The small lip on the front keeps pictures from falling off the shelf. This is especially helpful when your kiddos run in the back door and slam it closed behind them […Read More]

Picture Frame Lantern Light

Kari from The Sunset Lane was inspired to create this lantern light fixture after being conked on the head by a rebellious picture frame.  Instead of rehanging the frame, Kari paired it with matching frames to form a lantern shape. She used the guts from a thrift store fixture for her light source and gave […Read More]