Get the Look for Less: Scandinavian

by Lidy Dipert

Get the Look for Less: Scandinavian

Perhaps you're the type of person who would absolutely love nothing more than to achieve that simple and soothing Scandinavian look in your home. And no, you don't have to spend a lot of money to achieve this classic look. Here are a few pieces you can easily introduce into your home on a modest budget. Your home and wallet will appreciate it!   

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Get the Look for Less: Scandinavian

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Glue Gun Shootout: What's the Best Glue Gun on the Market? We Find Out.

by DIY Maven
Glue Gun Shoot Out Feature Image
Photo: JoAnn Moser

 

Sure, your glue gun melts glue sticks, but does it drip glue all over the place when sitting on its "kickstand"? Does it seem to spontaneously tip over when sitting on said kickstand? Does it take forever to reach maximum heat? 

If your glue gun does any or all of these things, it might be time to break up with it and find a new model. After hours and hours of testing 6 models—4 corded and 2 cordless—of wildly varying prices, we've pinned down our favorites. Let's introduce our contenders (and our recommendations):

Corded Options Cordless Options
  • Black & Decker 125 Watt 20v Max (Highly Recommended, w/ Stipulations): $80 on Amazon-For the complete gun with battery and charger)
  • Master Appliance GG-100K Master PortaPro (Recomended, w/ Stipulations): $53 on Amazon (not including butane fuel tanks sold separately)

 

 

Here are our findings: 

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How to: Make a DIY Tabletop S'Mores Grill Centerpiece

by Kayla Domeyer
DIY S'mores Centerpiece
Photo: Kayla Domeyer

 

Today is the last day of my Curbly guest posting spree. I'm so happy I got to share my Curiosity Bone Vase, Printable Watercolor Art and DIY Coasters with you all. For my last post, I'm really excited to share this DIY S'mores atio "grill." S'mores are one of my favorite parts of summer - but city ordinances in my hometown don't allow patio fireplaces. 

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How to: DIY Sharpie "Painted" Coasters

by Kayla Domeyer
Easy DIY Home Decor Coasters made from Permanent Markers!
Photo: Kayla Domeyer

 

It's day three of my whirlwind adventures in guest blogging here on Curbly. Today, it's all in the details...of home decor, that is. Sometimes in DIY home accents, it isn't about the big, striking pieces. Often, it's the lovely, custom details that add up to make a space. Like these DIY coasters. They can be any color, and the watercolor effect is both elegant and whimsical.

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