Tag Archives: diy

DIY {mod paperweight}…

This DIY gives you a way to throw a modern minimalist twist on an already useful piece in your workspace. Just a few simple steps: mold polymer clay into a cube, slice geometric sides off with razor blade, and bake! For more extensive details see here via dot com for moms.

DIY {Bowl Pendant}…

What to do when you find a bowl that is great and you can’t justify buying it?? Turn it into pendant lighting like Justina Blakeney did! This project will undoubtedly save you some cash and it is so easy. The bowl shown is a paper bowl, so creating a whole for the cord was easier [...]

DIY {Painted Pumpkin}…

I thought this was the perfect inspiration for fall! This image from Balzer Designs is one of my favorite painted pumpkins. You don’t have to sacrifice style during the holidays, especially for Halloween. Not only will you enjoy letting your creative juices flow, your kids will love painting just as much as carving!!

DIY {Painted Planters}…

Hunt & Bow This weeks DIY is such a fun twist on classic ceramics that can be used as planters, baskets, magazine holders, you name it! They can be dipped or hand painted just pick a few of your favorite colors and let yourself get creative. You can use painters tape to help with fine [...]

DIY…

Design Sponge This DIY couldn’t be more perfect for those of you in need of a coat rack, and did I mention you can EASILY  do this yourself?! Find a branch to weather or scuff, secure it to the wall in your entryway, and add metal hooks as needed. Bam, just like that you’ve added [...]

DIY {Ceramics}…

A Lost Place via Pinterest Today is a chance to get creative! This DIY gives you reason to pass on your designer dish ware wants and create your own look with simple white ceramics. Design a look you love, that is imperfectly perfect. P.S. How cute is a hint of paint splatter??

DIY Match Craft…

STYLOWI via Pinterest Adoring this DIY that is easy, simple, and so affordable. Add a natural element to any space with this DIY burnt match wall art. Everyone has cardboard, matches, and glue around the house…let me know what you think!

3 Things To Love…

A perfect DIY pouf project to send you into the weekend inspired, by The Marion House Book. Wouldn’t mind taking an afternoon nap in this surreal space from No Home Without You. Kitchen tip: Combine functionality and stunning design by removing upper cabinetry and adding a pop of color to base like Allison Burke perfected [...]

DIY {Chalkboard}…

Just saw this chalkboard pegboard DIY over on Dwell. What a great idea for your kitchen or dining space! See more here.

DIY {Color Blocked Headboard}…

I saw this DIY yesterday and I just had to show you! Mandi from Vintage Revivals DIY’d this color blocked wicker headboard. I’m really loving the green hues that she chose on the wall and headboard as well as how the entire space is edited. Beautiful job!

Book {Furniture Makeovers}…

A few years ago, I ventured into the furniture biz and reclaimed vintage, mid century and antique furniture for a boutique here in Idaho. It was a lot of fun but it was a whole heck of a lot of work! I realized that I wasn’t patient enough for this journey. It takes someone who [...]

3 Things To Love {Hanging DIY’s}…

This hanging geometric party installation should be up all year round! See more at Oh Happy Day. Lounge in this two toned DIY hammock for hours upon hours. Get the step by step at Design-Milk. I love macrame and I love this DIY.

DIY {Headboard}…

Simply Grove reader and design enthusiast Ana Zivick recently DIY’d her own headboard. She created a slipcover instead of stapling directly on the wood and batting. I think that’s a much better plan of action since fabric headboards can get dirty, which I’ve learned the hard way. It’s also a perfect way to be able to show [...]

3 Things To Love {DIY}…

There have been some fantastics DIY’s floating around the web lately. When I first saw this chandelier DIY on Little Green Notebook, I quickly thought of a few clients that would totally embrace this! It’s perfectly modern and can be placed as a transitional piece in most spaces. It actually comes from the folks at [...]

DIY {Brass Lamp}…

Happy May 1st! May is one of my absolute favorite months. Spring has sprung, Summer is coming and weather is finally being friendly. Are you a May fan? This DIY brass lamp is a great accessorie to have displayed in your home. Read more here.