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]

Baby Food Jars to Valentine’s Day Décor

valentine decor from baby food jars

Courtney of Crafts by Courtney was shopping at the craft store when she came across adorable jars for Valentine’s Day. She immediately knew she could make her own using empty baby food jars she had at home and her collection of spray paint. Courtney made a beeline for the chalkboard labels and rushed home to […Read More]

Old Light Fixture to Faceted Terrarium

diy terrarium from old light fixture

Lidy of Hello Lidy says she continually found herself drawn to the faceted terrariums while shopping at Urban Outfitters. So, of course, when it came time to repurpose an old 90’s brass light fixture, Lidy saw the potential to turn it into a DIY terrarium. All Lidy had to do was remove all the hardware […Read More]

DIY Campaign Nightstand

diy campaign table from tv tray

Cate from StyleMutt loves campaign-style furniture – but not the price! When Cate found an old flatware/silver chest at a thrift store, she began hunting for another way to get that look. She was intimidated by the task of building an x-base from scratch but then came up with the genius idea to “borrow” legs […Read More]

Repurposed Spindle Holiday Angels

diy christmas decorations spindle angels

I always admire Jeanette of Country Design Style’s ability to take odds and ends and repurpose them into something lovely. These Christmas angels made from old spindles are definitely no exception! Jeanette said she’s actually been making spindle angels for years, but when she came across holiday angels from Ballard, it inspired her to make […Read More]

Handmade French Macaroon Ornaments

French macaroon handmade ornaments

Since Jillian from I am a Homemaker has never tried French Macaroons, she can’t attest to their taste. However, she can say that they sure are pretty – pretty enough to turn into whimsical Christmas ornaments!  Jillian was inspired when she came across a set of sparkly Macaroon ornaments from Ballard and repurposed bottle caps […Read More]

Make Seasonal Pillows from Placemats!

pottery barn napkin to pillow

I love this idea from Danielle at My EnRoute Life for getting Pottery Barn quality without the expense! While shopping for pillows at an outlet store, Danielle came up with the clever idea to turn $6 fabric placemats into pillows by pulling out a seam and filling them. Her pillows came out beautifully and were […Read More]

Halloween Potion Bottles with FREE Printable

Halloween Potion Bottles Printables

Nikki from Tikkido shows how to make your own eerie potion bottles for Halloween. You can either repurpose old glass jars or purchase inexpensive ones from IKEA or the dollar store as Nikki suggests. From there all you have to do is print out the FREE printable labels that Nikki designed and follow her simple […Read More]