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Eye Candy: 10 Grid Patterns to Buy or DIY

By: Stephanie lee Sep 21, 2015
Grid pattern duvet - Aura Home
Photo: Aura Home

Grid patterns are so on-trend lately and for good reason - they're sleek and sophisticated, they go with pretty much everything you might already have in your interior decorating arsenal, and best of all, they're easy to DIY! Click through to see my favourite picks that you can buy or make to pattern up your home.

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Roundup: 10 Affordable Design Trends For Your Home

By: Jennifer farley Sep 21, 2015
10 Affordable Design Trends

Interior design trends can be overwhelming because they seem to be constantly changing and are often labeled as too expensive.  Today I want to share with you 10 interior design trends that I believe will not only be around for a while, but are also surprisingly affordable.    Continue Reading

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Roundup: 10 Easy Sewing Projects For Your Living Room

By: Faith-towers Sep 21, 2015
Roundup: 10 Easy Sewing Projects For Your Living Room
Photo: Studio DIY

The right textiles can be hard to find... matching colors can be difficult, and finding something in the right price range can be even harder. So why not make your own? Here are ten of our favorite easy sewing projects for the living room.   

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7 DIY Project Ideas for Your Weekend

By: Brittni mehlhoff Sep 18, 2015

Another weekend means another weekend project roundup. And this one is filled to the brim with quite the range of projects: how to dye fabric with ice (yes ice), a DIY cabinet knob key rack, an oak secretary makeover, and more. Ready to give one of these projects a try? Click through for 7 DIY ideas to keep your busy this weekend.

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Before and After: A Metal Record Rack Becomes A Beautiful Bar Cart

By: Lexy.b.ward Sep 18, 2015
record rack makeover
photo: Fish & Bull

This before and after makes me want to to scour Craigslist for my own record rack. What a great idea for upcycling!      

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Make It: Pine and Balsa Wood Tealight Holders

By: Stephanie lee Sep 17, 2015
DIY wood tea light holders

I don't know about you, but the change in seasons always inspires me to pull out my candles for a little outdoor entertaining. In Australia it's now spring, but I'm just the same come autumn - I love being outside in the evenings during the milder months when the weather isn't too hot or cold; the night air is fresh and the sun goes down at just the right time for us to enjoy a candlelit dinner (ha, I'm such a romantic). If you love candles as much as I do, click through to make some tealight holders of your own!

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Roundup: 10 Fresh New Fall Decor DIYs

By: Faith-towers Sep 17, 2015
Roundup: 10 Fresh New Fall DIYs For Your Home
Photo: Upcycled Treasures

It's hard to believe that fall is upon us... but if you're one of those people who loves picking apples and looking at foliage then you're probably over the moon about the change of seasons. Well here are a few more reasons to be excited - keep reading to check out ten of our favorite new fall DIY projects for your home.   

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11 Inspiring DIY Projects For The Home

By: Lexy.b.ward Sep 17, 2015

11 Inspiring DIY Projects For The Home
photo: Paper & Ink

The DIY movement will never go out of style. There's something so satisfying when you create something yourself. Even the littlest project can boost our pride! Here are 11 Do-It-Yourself projects, big and small, to make your home even lovelier!      

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How To: Make a DIY Plywood Floor Mirror with Open Shelving

By: Brittni mehlhoff Sep 17, 2015
Photo: Fox

Plywood is a modern DIYers dream material for it's industrial, hip vibe and no-frills attitude. So, it's no surprise that there are loads of cool projects that utilize the material, like these DIY rolling storage bins, a minimalistic DIY daybed, and now a DIY plywood floor mirror with open shelving for beauty products, accessories and more. Want to see how this project turned out?

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How To: Make Ceramic Hand Dishes

By: Diy maven Sep 16, 2015
Photo: My Poppet Makes

Although the maker of these MCM hand dishes (Cintia) identifies them as a "kids craft," the idea and technique is appropriate for any age. Although, preserving the size and shape of a kid's hand in such a way is about the coolest childhood memento ever. I've just started experimenting with air dry clay, which this project utilizes, andContinue Reading

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