Lyndsay of The Happy Chateau only had to purchase a dollar worth of fabric to recreate a Nate Berkus pillow with leather fringe. So, basically, it was a steal! Lyndsay shares at View from the Fridge the secret to her savings. Lyndsay used white IKEA curtain she already had on hand to sew her envelope […Read More]
Riva of Riva La Diva found the perfect fur Christmas stockings at Pottery Barn this year and couldn’t wait to replicate them. Best of all, she shows how you can make FIVE for the price of ONE! Riva says you can easily make five stockings from just one yard of faux fur fabric. If you […Read More]
If you’re looking for ideas for dressing your Thanksgiving table this year, Amy of Your Sunday Bag shares how she made her own table throw inspired by Pottery Barn. Amy says she loved the layered look but not the $99 price tag of the autumn throw and set out to make her own at a […Read More]
Jen of Migonis Home describes her decorating style as “classic with a touch of vintage.” She had long loved quilted bedding with pop pom fringe from Ballard and knew it would right in with her home’s décor. Thus, she was inspired to create a cover for a king-sized pillow on her bed using quilt backing […Read More]
Hanna from Stripes & Polka Dots says she has a love-hate relationship with poufs. She loves the look and function, but why must they be so crazy expensive? Hanna had been thinking (and thinking some more) about making her own until she finally took the plunge, creating this numbered wonder inspired by Land of Nod. […Read More]
If you are a sucker for anything ruffled or ruched, then this project is for you! Anna from Home, Heart, and Hands created this darling rosette quilt for her daughter’s room for only $20. She did it on the cheap using a queen jersey sheet set from Wal-mart. While this may seem like a lot […Read More]
This morning I shared a tutorial for a DIY apron made by Katie at View From the Fridge. What completes a pretty apron like a coordinating oven mitt so you can really bake in style?!? I love this use of fabric scraps and the fact that something totally functional like an oven mitt can be a fun way to bring color and pattern into your kitchen’s décor.
Anthropologie sells the daintiest little aprons, and Katie at View From the Fridge was able to capture all the frills and femininity in this knock-off she created. Katie simplified the process by starting with a cheapo white apron from Joann’s. From there she embellished with a lovely gathered skirt, plenty of ruffles, and a pretty flower clip. While an apron isn’t technically décor, hang this baby on a fun hook in your kitchen, and it’ll certainly add some interest to your walls!