Customize it... Jewelry Blocks - Emily Henderson
Let me ask you this: have you ever left The Container Store and felt a kind of high for how organized you are about to be? This happens to me about once a year after a big shop there and one time I asked the clerk if people are normally as giddy as I am… Read More
diy modern and very cool cooler - almost makes perfect
well, just like last year, and the year before that — we’re throwing ourselves a little birthday picnic for our shared birthday week. so of course i have to make a thing or two. (last year i made the picnic blanket) we decided a drugstore cooler is something in desperate need of a makeover – … Continue reading "diy modern and very cool cooler"
IKEA hack: how to build a white desk with a miter saw and a kreg jig
Yesterday, I showed you the finished blue wall with the new desk and some shelves and a gallery wall. Today, I am back to share our tutorial for how we built the desk. We used 1x4 for the legs and 1x3 for the frame under the desk top. From the top: the first four boards will create the square frame that is screwed into the table top. The next two boards are the bottoms of the legs, the last four are the table legs themselves. The desk top we got at IKEA. It's the Vika Furuskog. It's made out…
How to: Press Botanicals | Collective Gen
Lately I’ve noticed a resurgence of 70’s style crafts – macrame, candle making, pottery, all the things that my mum and her friends did between carafes of wine (when they weren’t out staging protests sans bras). In my mind this craft revival has gathered steam as artists and crafters have reinterpreted traditional techniques into modern … Read More
Ikea Bed Hack: DIY Wooden Headboard With Stikwood
DIY Wooden Headboard — A simple Ikea Hack DIY Wooden Headboard to make a big statement. A wooden plank headboard is exactly what your bedroom needs for a polished touch! You know I’m always down for a good Ikea hack, like this DIY wooden headboard, especially when it involves adhesive wood and no drywall screws! Granted, you may have to saw a few things. But if you have a handy spouse, parent, friend, or a remotely friendly neighbor with some tools, Read More
DIY Bar Tray
I've been dreaming of owning and dressing up a bar cart for awhile now and just haven't found the right one - either it was too pricey or the aesthetic just wasn't right. Inspired by 18th century campaign chests, with their protective brass corners and charming drawer pulls, I decided to make my own bar tray. I'm pleased with the way it turned out and more importantly, I love that I can make my guests a cocktail right in my living room!
DIY Concrete Candles - Once Wed
We have a beautiful and simple DIY project today sent to us from Heather Payne Photography. It’s always so fun to share easy tutorials with you, and you’re likely to have all of the ingredients for this DIY Concrete Candle tutorial in your garage! If you’re planning a minimalist-inspired wedding, these candles would make the perfect addition to a tablescape paired with different colors and textures. We love the idea of combining the hard texture of these candles with soft …
DIY Wood and Brass Hanging Hoop Pendant Lights
You guys, this tutorial is an easy one! Get excited for amazing lighting!! This little hang out corner of Macie’s Bedroom was just itching for a really great statement light. Keeping with the laid back
Floating Cabinets Are Done....
Thank God Friday is finally here - aren't you glad?? Today's post is about a DIY project we worked on in our home. Check it out.... So after my master closet was done, we decided it was time to tackle the dining room area. The wall across from the table looked TERRIBLY lonely & sparse. I'd been on a SERIOUS & frustrating hunt for a sideboard & came up with nothing every time! Well, I won't lie, I found a few, but they were well OVER my budget! After seeing this post on Apartment Therapy, I…