Tabletop Puppet Theatre from Scrap Wood

When challenged by Ana White to use scrap wood to create a project, Jaime of All Trades decided she would make a gift for her niece’s upcoming fourth birthday. She knew Land of Nod’s Tabletop Puppet Theatre would be the perfect size for her little niece and was able to slightly modify the measurements to […Read More]

Office Organization Board

Have you been looking for ways to add more organization to your house for the new year? Lisa of Make My Lemonade shares a tutorial for turning a wood board into an adorable wall organizer inspired by Anthropologie. Lisa added a variety of items to her board, including wooden cups, boxes, cork, clips and knobs, […Read More]

Easy Wood iPad Stand for $3

Did you get a shiny new iPad for Christmas this year? I love using mine to display recipes in the kitchen and made a handy dandy stand a couple of years ago from scrap wood. Whitney from Shanty 2 Chic had the same idea and whipped up this wood iPad holder for only $3! I […Read More]

Truck Shelf from Scrap Wood

Jaime from That’s My Letter is at it again, teaming up with Ana White to bring us another adorable DIY Christmas gift. This one is for the kiddos or even the big truck-lover in your life! Ha! The truck shelf is a generous six inches deep, so there’s plenty of room for books or jars […Read More]

Scrap Wood Snowflakes

If you are a DIYer, you’ve undoubtedly got piles of scrap wood lying around waiting for inspiration to strike. Katie from Addicted to DIY participated in a challenge to build something using only leftover wood. She had already been eyeing West Elm’s abstract wood snowflakes and the challenge gave her the perfect opportunity to knock […Read More]

DIY Makeup Brush Holder

Are you always on the lookout for new storage solutions? Jennifer from Brave New World shows that all you may need is a hunk of scrap wood to neatly store your makeup brushes. Jennifer simply took a piece of wood her son had practiced hammering on and drilled holes for her most-used makeup brushes. Jennifer […Read More]

“Give Thanks” Thanksgiving Door Tags

If you are looking for a great alternative to a wreath for your front door this fall, Jaime from That’s My Letter has you covered! Jaime utilized Ballard’s beverage tag design to create decorative door tags with a Thanksgiving message. Of course these would be adorable for any holiday, and they only require a couple […Read More]

Chalkboard Tombstones for a Spooky Porch

I know we all agree with Jamison from Rogue Engineer when he says, “Decorating for the holidays is always fun, but who wants to spend $120 on a set of chalkboard tombstones from Pottery Barn?!?” Jamison instead made his own spooky yard décor using all the scrap wood he had lying in the garage. He […Read More]