DIY Bookshelves for Office Storage

Pottery Barn Knock Off DIY Bookshelves

Anne from Anne with an E was inspired by Ana White and the ladies over at Shanty 2 Chic to build two new bookcases to flank her vintage library desk. She knew she could really use the storage but sure didn’t want to spend $1,800 at Pottery Barn for two shelves in a basement office. […Read More]

Stars and Stripes 4th of July Banner

Pottery Barn Knock Off Fourth of July Banner

Could your home use a little (or big!) dose of patriotism before the Fourth of July? Katie from Addicted 2 DIY shares a simple stars and stripes banner that she whipped up in only 20 minutes. Katie already had the banner made from scraps of drop cloth, so all she had to do was paint […Read More]

Painted Faux Coral for Summer

Spray Painted Coral {Pottery Barn knock off}

Although we have been enjoying warm temps and plenty of pool time for awhile now, it’s actually only a couple of days into the official summer season. That means those of you who haven’t even thought about summer decorating still have plenty of time, and Shannon from AKA Design is here to make it EASY […Read More]

DIY Roman Numeral Wall Art

Pottery Barn Knock Off Roman Numeral Art

Adrienne from Chic California loves perusing the Pottery Barn catalog, admiring their displays and styling, and then recreating the looks in her own home. Such was the case with this DIY Roman numeral art. Adrienne already had a board she had inherited from a neighbor’s old built-ins, and it seemed just the right size to […Read More]

Burlap Star Banners for Fourth of July

No Sew Patriotic Star Bunting for Fourth of July

For Yvonna at StoneGable, summer is all about some red, white, and blue! She was inspired by Pottery Barn’s patriotic pinwheels to make some of her own, but, of course, she did it on the cheap! Yvonne divided up the project into two days, painting burlap one day and then forming it into stars the […Read More]

Patriotic Serving Pieces for the Fourth of July

Fourth of July Stars and Stripes Serving Spoons

Are you entertaining for the Fourth of July? If so, I have the perfect little patriotic project for your table! Last week, I shared at Infarrantly Creative how I made over a set of bamboo servers from the dollar store in Americana fashion with paint. I used my Silhouette machine to cut a stencil; however, […Read More]

DIY Outdoor Buffet for Entertaining

Pottery Barn inspired Outdoor Buffet

Amanda from The Tale of an Ugly House loves spending time outdoors in the summer. She especially loves firing up the grill and knew a prep bar/outdoor buffet would be the perfect addition to her patio area. Amanda took inspiration from a $1600 buffet from Pottery Barn and built an almost identical one for much […Read More]

Weathered Wood Beach Buoys


Heather from Simple Daisy shares how easy it is to create your own wooden beach buoys. Heather simply cut some 4x4s to size and then shaped the top to look like a buoy. She then drilled a hole for the rope, painted, and scuffed ‘em up a bit. (They’ve gotta look like they’ve weathered the […Read More]