Hairpin Leg Bench Makeover

Corinna from A Designer at Home says she would have loved to have a hairpin bench from World Market in her newly designed dining room but couldn’t work it into the budget. Since Corinna isn’t much of a builder, she headed straight to Craigslist to find a bench to make over. Lo and behold, she […Read More]

Reupholstered Garage Sale Chairs

Vanessa from Modern Vintage Home loves entertaining and had been dreaming of outfitting her dining room with a dark wood table surrounded by French linen chairs. The ones from Restoration Hardware were gorgeous but completely unattainable at their price point. Vanessa knew she would have to find another way and did just that when she […Read More]

Upholstered Headboard with Nailheads for Under $40

Last year, Alicia from Thrifty & Chic finally wrapped up her master bedroom makeover that had been lingering on for months. One of final projects that Alicia completed for the space was this upholstered headboard that she made for only $15. Alicia says even if you have to purchase materials you are looking at $30 […Read More]

Upholstered Headboard with Patterned Nailhead Trim

When Jessica from Lou Lou Girls moved into her new home last year, she knew it was the perfect time to upgrade to a king-size bed. Of course, a new bed means a new headboard, but Jessica couldn’t dish out her hard-earned cash for the one she really wanted from West Elm. Instead, she made […Read More]

Leather Upholstered Bench with Storage

Larissa from Prodigal Pieces says, “No one can deny that Pottery Barn offers a classic style in their housewares, home decor and furniture. Problem is not everyone can afford it.” Fortunately, that’s not a problem for a crafty gal like Larissa because she knows how to get the same look for a fraction of the […Read More]

Simple Tufted Headboard

Corey from Hey There, Home has been happy to help her mom make over her home room by room. When it came around to the master bedroom, a tufted headboard caught her mom’s eye. In true Corey fashion, she set out to recreate it for MUCH less! Corey even shows how simple it is to […Read More]

Wal-mart Find to Designer Fur Stool

After seeing the faux fur stool by Nate Berkus for Target, Leslie from House of the Way knew she had the perfect stool sitting at home that could be transformed into a look-a-like. Leslie simply used faux llama fur to recover the $10 Wal-mart footstool in high-end style. She says that it was a quick […Read More]

X-Leg Upholstered Ottoman for Less

This morning I shared planter stands from Kayla at Homecoming and have another of Kayla’s DIY projects to showcase – a look-for-less x-leg ottoman! With the help of her handy husband, Kayla built the base and upholstered the top of the ottoman in a weekend. Through DIY, they saved $500 on this beautiful new addition […Read More]