Kids Play Teepee

What kids wouldn’t love to come down the stairs on Christmas morning to find their very own personalized teepee? For less than $40 you can build this fun little hideout following Jaime’s tutorial at That’s My Letter. Jaime used Ana White’s project plans and guarantees it’s easy as pie. She says, “If you can sew […Read More]

Balustrade Coffee Table

Shanna from Restoration Redoux says she stepped out her comfort zone a bit when she decided to build her own coffee table inspired by Restoration Hardware. She usually lets her husband handle the power tools but has slowly been trying her hand at them. To build her “dream table,” Shanna busted out the saw for […Read More]

Aged Steel Cabinet

Tricia from Simplicity in the South had a locker cabinet from IKEA hanging out in her storage building that she knew could be transformed with “a little paint, inspiration, and determination.” Tricia outlines all the steps she took to take the look from that of a locker room to a high-end catalog. I just love […Read More]

Restoration Hardware Inspired Table Makeover

Jennifer from Ardent Hands found a round dining at Goodwill last summer for a whopping sixteen bucks. Her original plan was to fix it up and sell it, but Jennifer instead decided it was a piece she wanted to use in her own home. It took a year to tackle the makeover, but Jennifer finally […Read More]

Antique Finish Pharmacy Lamp in 3 Easy Steps

Taryn from Design, Dining, and Diapers has been revamping her master bedroom, toning down the glam in favor of a modern farmhouse look. She loves the look of antique pharmacy lamps and knew it would be perfect for her updated space. Taryn shares at Tatertots & Jello how she refabbed an IKEA lamp with spray […Read More]

Wood and Pipe Console Table

Stephanie of Simply Swider has been whipping her entryway into shape with an industrial chic makeover. A distressed wood and metal console table? Yes, please! A $695 price tag? Um, no… And why would you pay that much when you can build your own console from leftover butcher block and conduit piping – for under $50!

industrial wood and pipe console table

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Distressed Black Armoire

Natalie from Sophisticated Yellow came across an ad for Restoration Hardware’s Montpellier Armoire and fell in love with its dark, bold, and commanding look. Not surprisingly, it was also expensive. However, Natalie happened to have two old armoires sitting in her garage that looked remarkably similar. A few coats of paint later and some light sanding was all it took to transform her old armoires into Restoration Hardware’s black beauties.

rh inspired painted armoire

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Bronze Pharmacy Lamp

Paula from Me Makey Things definitely can definitely think-outside-the-box when she wants something.  Repurposing some items she already had in her house she recreated the look of a pharmacy lamp.  She pulled some amazing things out of her garage to piece this together…I think I want to go garage shopping at Paula’s place. Paula was […Read More]