20 Unique Upcycled Kitchen Island Ideas

20 Unique Upcycled Kitchen Island Ideas

See a visually exciting curated tour of uniquely attractive pieces recycled for service as functional kitchen islands. Learn to find inspiration in cast off or forgotten pieces through twenty pretty… Pin Share +1...
Transforming An Outdoor Space for Entertaining

Transforming An Outdoor Space for Entertaining

Expand your home’s usable space outdoors following a beautiful photo essay packed with ideas for the do it yourself designer. Find inspiration for outdoor entertaining or moving your morning coffee… Pin Share +1...
Vintage Map Lampshade

Vintage Map Lampshade

The vintage map lampshade is a do it yourself project perfect for introducing an element of adventure to your home interior or commemorating a recent journey. An old atlas or… Pin Share +1...
25 Clever Valentine’s For Kids

25 Clever Valentine’s For Kids

Looking for a clever, for your kids Valentine’s this year?  Ditch those packages of conversation hearts and have your kids put together something fun and functional for their classmates this… Pin1K Share +1 TweetTotal Shares...
30 DIY Projects Using Shims!

30 DIY Projects Using Shims!

If you aren’t familiar with shims, they thin angled wood pieces that are used by builders to level out surfaces – commonly used to hang doors, windows, etc.   But because… Pin916 Share +1 TweetTotal Shares...
Whitewashed French Vintage IKEA Planters

Whitewashed French Vintage IKEA Planters

Recently I took a trip to IKEA and was looking in their planting area.   I wish I could say I had a green thumb, but I really just don’t.   So… Pin648 Share +1 TweetTotal Shares...
25 Fall Decor Ideas For A Neutral Color Palette

25 Fall Decor Ideas For A Neutral Color Palette

I love the fall, don’t get me wrong, its probably my favorite season. I love the colors of the leaves changing, and the moderate temps, and just about everything about… Pin5K Share +1 TweetTotal Shares...
12 Ways To Upcycle A Carved Wood Frame

12 Ways To Upcycle A Carved Wood Frame

I recently picked up 3 large, carved wood frames from garage sales.   You know the kind, beautiful ornate borders and created for canvas prints (no glass or backing).   I got… Pin43K Share +1 TweetTotal Shares...
DIY Family Tree Ornament and Jewelry Holder

DIY Family Tree Ornament and Jewelry Holder

  Welcome to day 2 of the 4th Annual Handmade Holidays Blog Hop! A few years ago we were looking online for handmade gift ideas and thought it would be… Pin136 Share +1 TweetTotal Shares...
DIY Pumpkin Decor – Without Using Pumpkins!

DIY Pumpkin Decor – Without Using Pumpkins!

I’ve planted pumpkins in my garden for 2 years now.    We had NOTHING, literally not a single sprout last year.   But my son just ran in totally elated….   we FINALLY… Pin412 Share +1 TweetTotal Shares...