Where to buy Magnolia Homes farmhouse style for way less!

Where to buy Magnolia Homes farmhouse style for way less!

Perhaps you are a fan of the Magnolia Home look, but are less enthusiastic of the price of the official product line pieces? The same look is available for a lot less if you know where to search. Find examples of major retailers who carry similar pieces at discount...
DIY Flip Top Secretary Desk as seen on HGTV Open Concept

DIY Flip Top Secretary Desk as seen on HGTV Open Concept

Featured on a popular television program, this pattern for a do it yourself flip top secretary is easy to follow using step by step instructions and helpful images. Plans are available free and most of the piece is constructed from easy to obtain hardwood plywood. A...
20 Amazing Vintage Home Decor Ideas

20 Amazing Vintage Home Decor Ideas

Vintage and retro looks are seemingly always in style when it comes to home decor, but it can be a little overwhelming to figure out exactly which elements you want in your home. Clarissa of Remodelaholic has addressed that problem head on by suggesting 20 unique ways...
Sliding Barn Door Nightstand – DIY

Sliding Barn Door Nightstand – DIY

Inexpensive barn door hardware may be transformed in to a do it yourself nightstand following the steps in a simple tutorial. The rustic modern project finished in a smoky stain is constructed from hardwood plywood and introduces the use of a glue bot. The finished...
DIY Upholstered Tufted Ottoman

DIY Upholstered Tufted Ottoman

I have like 3 major furniture pieces in my house that are just screaming for an upcycle like this.    When I came across this tutorial, I was SOOOO excited to dive into one of my projects.    What an amazing difference some paint and fabric can make?   Sure I’m...
Fabulous DIY Faux Antique Barnwood Mantel

Fabulous DIY Faux Antique Barnwood Mantel

I love the look of rustic wood, barn wood, driftwood – anything that looks like its old, natural, and just oozes character.   If you saw my recent Family Room Makeover Reveal, you saw my old oak mantel.   We have oak ALL OVER our house – I’m sure it...
IKEA Rast Hack:  Industrial Side Table

IKEA Rast Hack: Industrial Side Table

Confession time:   I am a big time IKEA junkie – specifically when it comes to the upcycling and decorating potential.  I could spend hours and hours walking through the different levels and imagining all sort of upcycled coolness. So Hickory Hardware asked me...
DIY Upcycled Copper Pipe Projects – 30 Inspiring Ideas!

DIY Upcycled Copper Pipe Projects – 30 Inspiring Ideas!

Copper Pipe has a gorgeous industrial look to it – I have seen a few totally stunning projects using copper pipes lately, so I decided to put together a list of some of the best DIY projects using copper piping. One thing to note, a few of the projects use...
DIY Antique Inspired Corbels

DIY Antique Inspired Corbels

OMG, I am totally obsessed with this project over at Remodelaholic right now.   Have you ever come across vintage corbels in an antique shop?   They are gorgeous, but they can run a few hundred dollars, depending on how big they are.  Yikes!!!   They’ve always...
25+ Ideas for Painting A Cement Slab Or Walkway

25+ Ideas for Painting A Cement Slab Or Walkway

This is such a simple and inexpensive way to add MAJOR wow factor to a walkway, patio, or cement slab.   Want the brick, or stonework look but aren’t looking to spend a fortune?   For less than $100 (depending on the size of your area), you can transform a plain...
Give Your Kitchen Island A Facelift And Some Sexy Legs!

Give Your Kitchen Island A Facelift And Some Sexy Legs!

Happy Labor Day everyone!!!   I’m spending the weekend finally pulling a ton of photos off of cameras, so I can finally share some of the projects that I’ve been working on, and totally slacking on posting.   Am I the only one who leaves like 500 photos on...