DIY Foam Core Fox Clock

DIY Home Decor Anthropologie inspired fox clock

Erica from Dwell Beautiful was smitten as soon as she saw a quirky fox clock from Anthropologie and says she absolutely had to try and make her own. Erica actually sketched the fox onto a piece of foam core and then painted it but recommends using the grid method if you aren’t confident in your [...Read More]

Vintage Framed-Ruler Chalkboard Sign

ruler-framed chalkboard

While vacationing on the Jersey Shore, Lauren of The Thinking Closet picked up a few really sweet ruler-framed chalkboard signs at a little shop on the boardwalk. After giving those two signs away as gifts and wishing she had more, Lauren decided she could easily make her own and set to work with rulers, chalkboard [...Read More]

Carved Wood Rosette Wall Décor

carved wood medallions

Nancy from Artsy Chicks Rule was inspired when she came across some intricately carved wood medallions from Ballard Designs. She says, “What didn’t inspire me too much….was the price.” So Nancy made her own using inexpensive rosettes she found on Amazon. Nancy mounted each rosette on a piece of wood and then painted them with [...Read More]

Family Name Wall Plaque

ballard inspired family sign

Pamela at From My Front Porch to Yours was inspired by Ballard’s Pruvost Plaque and knew she wanted to put her own spin on the popular sign. While Ballard’s sign recreates one that once hung above a sweet shop, Pamela added a personal touch by making hers a family sign that reads, “The Finch Family [...Read More]

“BAR” Monogram Wall Décor

ballard inspired monogram art

About a year ago Jeanette from Snazzy Little Things scored 25 coffered ceiling tiles at her local Restore for only $1 a piece. While she had hoped to send the message to her hubs that she wanted a coffered ceiling in the basement, the collection of tiles sat and sat. Eventually, Jeanette decided to turn [...Read More]

Distressed Diner Sign for the Kitchen

pottery barn inspired diner sign

Christy from Our Southern Home had been wanting a sign to go in her kitchen for a while and finally came across the perfect inspiration piece from Pottery Barn. While their Diner Sign retails for $59, Christy was able to make hers for FREE using materials and scrap plywood she already had. Christy shares her [...Read More]

Pieced Pallet Wood Wall Art

pottery barn inspired pieced 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]

Horse Chalk Art Triptych

pottery barn inspired horse triptych wall art

Pottery Barn’s Planked Horse Triptych is a beautiful sketch done in black and white on wood planks. Angie of The Altered Past simulated the project using three artist canvases that she had on hand, flat black latex paint,  and chalk. While Angie says you need to have some drawing skill for this project, you could [...Read More]