Horse Silhouette Wall Art

Nydia from The Evolution of Home had been hanging onto a Pottery Barn catalog with a picture of horse art she loved for ages. She had searched far and wide for a similar piece of planked art but to no avail. Nydia finally decided to make her own, using a wood board and paint she […Read More]

Rustic Wood Lanterns

Shelly from 100 Things 2 D0 had been eyeing lanterns for years but just couldn’t justify the price. She says, “BUT… I am more than willing to make knock-off lanterns so I can have my “fix” and stay out of bankruptcy at the same time.” Shelly took inspiration from a fellow blogger and then modified […Read More]

Rustic Wood Ladder to Beef Up a Gallery Wall

Suzy of Worthing Court was looking for items to beef up her living room gallery wall, which was looking a bit too sparse and narrow for her taste. She knew a rustic ladder would be the perfect addition but couldn’t find a ready-made one within her budget. Here’s from Suzy: “I loved the rustic wood […Read More]

Rustic Perpetual Desk Calendar

Katie from Little House of Four loves shopping at World Market for home décor. Although they have great prices, there are times when a knock off is in order to save a few dollars. Katie recently took inspiration from a $50 metal perpetual calendar and created her own for a fraction of the price. It’s […Read More]

Birch Branch Christmas Tree

If you are looking for an alternative to the traditional Christmas tree, Katie at View from the Fridge has you covered! She created a hanging branch tree for free using birch branches from her mom’s yard and rope leftover from another project. Katie added some ornaments she had on hand and even wrapped the branches […Read More]

Wood and Twine Christmas Star Décor

Mike of The Crafty Gentleman couldn’t help but notice the popularity of wooden, rustic-feeling Christmas décor this year and decided to get in on the action with a DIY project. He was inspired by a simple wooden Christmas star he saw online and recreated it – with a colorful spin! Being a color-loving girl myself, […Read More]

Kitchen Island from Salvaged Materials

Jenna from Rain on a Tin Roof went through some major renovations in her kitchen to turn it into the space it is today. One project that is near and dear to her heart is the kitchen island that she made from reclaimed materials, including old wood columns from an architectural salvage store and barn […Read More]

Pieced Pallet Wood Wall Art

Katie at On the Banks of Squaw Creek came to the rescue when her office building needed a large piece of art in its new kitchen area. She used pallets from her farm to create this knock off of the Pottery Barn Painted Pieced Woodwork in custom sizes, custom colors, and for a custom price. […Read More]

Rustic Tree Stump Side Table

Julie from Redhead Can Decorate lives surrounded by trees, so it’s no surprise that one eventually made its way into her home as a stump side table. The hardest part of this project for Julie was choosing a stump from her “collection.” She found an elm tree stump without bark and got to work debugging, […Read More]