39+ Brilliant and Easy Ways To Upcycle Glass Jars & Bottles

39+ Brilliant and Easy Ways To Upcycle Glass Jars & Bottles

Whether it’s a a wine bottle, a jelly jar, jar of baby food, old pickle container or the uber popular mason jar – glass bottles and jars are a dime a dozen.  But instead of their destiny being the garbage or recycling bin – with a little bit of creative...
50+ Best Upcycled Crafts on Pinterest

50+ Best Upcycled Crafts on Pinterest

Making your home “your own” is twice as fun (and eco-friendly too!) when it includes a upcycling and some imagination.  Who doesn’t love turning everyday items into amazing home and wardrobe accessories?  You just need a little vision and some DIY...
Annie Sloan Introduces Gilding Waxes

Annie Sloan Introduces Gilding Waxes

I have learned that before painting a piece of furniture it is a good idea to test the paint color and finish on a piece of spare molding (or flat wood piece). This tutorial shows the basics of using Annie Sloan Chalk paint, light and dark waxes, and a gold gilding...
Pallet Wood Sign | Grateful Blessed Thankful

Pallet Wood Sign | Grateful Blessed Thankful

This video is showing the viewer how to create a wood pallet sign. Essentially it is a how to do video, that makes the process of creating a wood pallet design fun and easy. The creator of the video goes into extensive detail as to how to create a sign, such as how to...
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...
Five Amazing DIY Succulent Planters

Five Amazing DIY Succulent Planters

Succulents are the latest trend in gardening and home decor, and for good reason. They are sturdy plants that can last inside your home all year round, not just during the spring and summer months. As cute as these plants are, sometimes it can be hard to know how to...
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...
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 of their angled nature and the depth effect it creates – they can make for some...
The Most Gorgeous Desk You’ve Ever Seen – Made From Plywood!!

The Most Gorgeous Desk You’ve Ever Seen – Made From Plywood!!

Ok, bestill my heart here. I came across this project, and I’m totally swooning. Like completely in love. And googling woodshops in my area. This is definitely not a DIY at HOME kind of project (unless you have weeks to kill spent sanding), but OH MY GOODNESS.  ...
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 finding realistic looking fake plants is always something I’m looking out for.   I came across these cool looking...
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...
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 yielded a crop, check it out!!! Pretty darn impressive, right???? 🙂   So maybe,...