Dome Clock to DIY Cloche

diy cloche from dome clock

Like Shannon from AKA Design + Life, you may remember the popularity of faux brass dome clocks or have even owned one yourself. Shannon was inspired to turn a thrifted clock into a beautiful cloche by removing the clock parts, painting the base, and filling it with rolled sheet music. If you’d like to make [...Read More]

Industrial Caged Pendant with Rope

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 Lauren from Bless’er House has been on a mission to “personalize every builder grade basic light fixture in [her] house.” She recently tackled the mini pendants over the bar area in her kitchen and gave them an industrial makeover for only $10. After spray painting the pendants, Lauren wrapped the down rods with sisal rope [...Read More]

Wood and Steel Console Table with Wheels

restoration hardware inspired wood and steel console table

Cara from Build It Craft It Love It came into the blogging world with a bang with this awesome wood and steel console table inspired by Restoration Hardware. In addition to being her very first post, this project is near and dear to her heart because it’s also the very first build Cara designed the [...Read More]

DIY Wall Sconce from a Drapery Rod

restoration hardware knock off wall sconces

The crafty lady over at Bad Zoot is a lover of all things Restoration Hardware, but their prices often leave her a little “speechless.” While searching for help for large wall with a mirror in her master bedroom, she came across a wall sconce made from a vintage railing. A vintage railing may not have [...Read More]

Drop Cloth Upholstered Chair Makeover

restoration hardware inspired upholstered chair

Erin of Elizabeth Joan Designs was in the market for a new chair to go with her vanity/nightstand/desk that she had inherited from her grandmother and recently refabbed. She mentioned this to her sister, who happened to have a stash of “curbside treasures” in her basement, including a old but beautiful round upholstered chair that [...Read More]

EASY Concrete Garden Spheres

concrete garden spheres

You may remember the lovely concrete garden spheres previously shared on KOD that Pam from Simple Details created for her outdoor space. Jennifer from Decorating Delirium was inspired by Pam’s resourcefulness to make her own using the same technique of filling glass light fixture globes from the thrift store with concrete and then breaking the [...Read More]

Industrial Rivet Chalkboard from Old Window

restoration hardware inspired industrial chalkboard

Mindi from My Love2Create says she loves when people create knock offs of items from out-of-budget stores and has finally joined the ranks with her very first knock-off project! Mindi shares at My Repurposed Life how she recreated a cool industrial style rivet chalkboard using an old window handed down from a friend. I love [...Read More]

Rope Orb Chandelier for a “Man Cave”

diy rope orb chandelier

In a house filled with girls, Shannon of Anythingology knew her husband could use a little space to himself, a man cave of sorts. So she set out to convert their living room/office into “a more testosterone friendly room.” One of the projects she completed for the space was this rope orb chandelier. Shannon used [...Read More]