Painted Off Set Stripe Rug

Heather from Daze and Knights had been wanting to replace the rug in her dining room for awhile, yet the exorbitant prices kept holding her back! She decided to instead try painting a rug using a cheap rug from IKEA, fabric medium, and Frog Tape. While Heather says it was a bit tedious to make […Read More]

Five-Minute Metallic Gold Striped Vases

Monica of Monica Wants It shared this Kate Spade inspired vase project last fall to kick off her Ridiculously Easy Craft (aka REC) series. It literally took Monica minutes to update plain glass vases using $3 rolls of metallic tape. You can find glass containers super cheap at the dollar store, thrift stores or garage […Read More]

Painted Stripe Tray

While perusing Anthropologie, Linda from Burlap+Blue found a striped tray and loved its simplicity and versatility. She also loved the fact that she could make her own for much less! Linda simply grabbed a paintbrush and freehanded lines around the edge of a white tray. The beauty of this project is that your can customize […Read More]

Black and White Stripe Wall Hooks

Katie from Little House of Four says she had been obsessed with some black and white hooks from Anthropologie but just couldn’t justify spending $18 PER hook. You can imagine Katie’s excitement when she found almost identical hooks at Goodwill for $1.50. Katie easily transformed the boring white hooks into the Anthro ones with black […Read More]

Black and White Wide Stripe Pillows

Meegan of What Meegan Makes used her DIY savvy to help her daughter get the exact pillow she wanted for her living room – without the hefty price tag. She had her heart set on bold black and white wide stripe pillows like those from Pottery Barn, and Meegan was able to find an almost […Read More]

Coral Painted Stripe Rug

Beth from Home Stories A to Z was inspired by all the gorgeous painted rugs that other DIYers have created to run to IKEA and snatch up a flat weave rug to make her own. Beth knew she wanted a rug with fifteen stripes that started and ended up with a colored stripe. From there, […Read More]

“You Are My Sunshine” Pillow Cover

When Katie at View from the Fridge saw Anthropologie’s You Are My Sunshine pillow, she knew she wanted to make one for her sons’ shared bedroom. The song holds sentimental meaning since it’s one she frequently sings to help her kids fall asleep. Katie sewed her own cover with the beloved lyrics, using iron-transfer paper […Read More]

Bold and Beautiful Painted Stripe Vase

Tamara from Provident Home Design had been crushing on a blue and white striped lamp from Wisteria for quite some time. She knew the $219 bold and beautiful lamp would look gorgeous on her newly DIYed console table – just not at that price. Tamara was still able to bring the look to her console […Read More]