Make It: DIY Wood and Wool Bench -- From Scratch!

By: Capreek May 29, 2014

Benches. They're just so dang handy, ya know? In mudrooms, dining rooms, entryways, or even outdoors they're always there for you when you need a little extra seating. In the case of this DIY version, they're even dressed for the occasion, too!  … Continue Reading

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Roundup: 10 Easy DIY Floral Projects For Your Home

By: Faith-towers May 29, 2014

10 Ways To Use The Floral Trend At Home

The floral trend is big in the fashion world these days, and it is quickly moving into home decor as well. And after a long, cold winter, these colorful patterns feel cheerful and incredibly inviting. Here are ten ways to jump on the botanical… Continue Reading

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How To: Make A Wooden Scalloped Accent Wall

By: Lexy.b.ward May 29, 2014

diy scalloped wall

I don't know what I love more - the drawn scallop print on the wall, or the wooden scallops that were put on shortly after. This accent wall is stunning and, amazingly, looks super easy to recreate.  … Continue Reading

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How-To Roundup: 10 DIY Roller Shade Makeovers

By: Diy maven May 29, 2014

DIYers have been making over inexpensive roller shades for some time now. These projects, however, are some of the most successful transformations out there. Using fabric, paint, paper, and, in one case, a paperContinue Reading

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Make It: Concrete Modular Geometric Wall Planters

By: Matt allison May 28, 2014

Concrete Modular Geometric Wall Planters

I love succulents, even the blackest of thumbs can keep them alive and they come in all sorts of shapes, sizes and colors to suit your decor. The trend these days is to create 'living walls', bringing the outdoors in, and this project takes that approach in modular fashion using DIY geometric cast concrete planters. Full instructions and template on how to make your own are at the link… Continue Reading

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Roundup: 11 Do-It-Yourself Pillows For Every Skill Level

By: Lexy.b.ward May 28, 2014

Pillows. Pillows. PILLOWS! I love 'em. And I love the millions of ways to customize them and make them your own. Here are 11 ways to do just that. From sewing to gluing to tie-dyeing and more, there's a project in here for you!  … Continue Reading

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How To: Make a Decorative Yarn Chandelier

By: Brittni mehlhoff May 27, 2014

I love projects that use basic materials that you have laying around the house already, and this project definitely fits the bill in that category. Make a colorful yarn chandelier (the decorative kind that doesn't have a lighting component) using the materials you see above in one… Continue Reading

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How To: Grow a Moss Lawn

By: Diy maven May 27, 2014

I've decided to fill in the shady parts parts of my yard with moss. Ideally, I'd love to have an entire moss lawn, but until I move into a forrest, that's probably not going to happen. Until then, I'll be happy with oases of lushContinue Reading

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How to: Make Fabric Dahlias + Ways To Use Them In Your Home

By: Faith-towers May 26, 2014

Easy Fabric Dahlia Sewing Tutorial

Fabric flowers are so versatile. They can be used in your home, as fashion accessories, and even as decoration at a party or event. And they never wilt or dry up! Click through for a super easy way to make fabric dahlias, plus some ideas for using them around your… Continue Reading

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7 DIY Project Ideas for Your Weekend

By: Brittni mehlhoff May 23, 2014

Add a creative spark to your weekend with this list of awesome DIY ideas. With projects ranging from home improvement and gardening to smaller DIYs, like moon phase wall art and pineapple planters, there are plenty of projects to keep you busy. Here are seven DIY ideas to jumpstart your… Continue Reading

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Do-It-Yourself Wooden Hexagon Coasters For Your Memorial Day BBQ

By: Lexy.b.ward May 23, 2014

diy wood hexagon coasters

We've reached the weekend of BBQs and graduation parties! It's kind of like the official kick-off to summer. Celebrate with some simple and custom wood coasters!… Continue Reading

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Jenna's One-Hour DIY Kitchen Island

By: Diy maven May 23, 2014

Jenna confirms that the hardest part of her DIY kitchen island was figuring out how to construct it. Once that was done, the island took about an hour to build. That, however, doesn't… Continue Reading

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How to: DIY Ampersand Accent Pillow + Free Printable Pattern

By: Faith-towers May 22, 2014

DIY Ampersand Pillow Tutorial

Being a typography nerd, I'm a big fan of the ampersand. It's a beautiful letterform. And being fabric and textile month here at Curbly, I thought that combining sewing and typography could be the perfect project. I mean... who wouldn't want an ampersand accent pillow on their couch? Keep reading to get your free printable pattern and the full photo tutorial.… Continue Reading

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Make It: Do-It-Yourself White Brick Vase

By: Lexy.b.ward May 22, 2014

diy white brick vase

You can customize almost anything with paint and tape. I love when I come across unique projects that incorporate two of my favorite art supplies!  … Continue Reading

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Before and After: A Plain Rug Gets a Vibrant DIY Makeover

By: Brittni mehlhoff May 22, 2014

Do you have an old rug that has seen better days? If so, check out this DIY way to make an old rug look new again or give a plain one a punch of… Continue Reading

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