How To: Properly Frost a Cake

By: Brittni mehlhoff Sep 07, 2012

created at: 09/06/2012

I've always wondered what the secret was to those perfectly messy frosted cakes. Now I know!   Continue Reading

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Make It: A Modern DIY A-Frame Wine Rack

By: Capreek Sep 07, 2012

created at: 09/02/2012

This is maybe the coolest and easiest DIY kitchen project I've ever laid eyes on! Seriously, I think I just found my next weekend project.Continue Reading

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Make It: Easy DIY Modern Painterly Vases

By: Capreek Sep 06, 2012

created at: 09/02/2012

This take on the ol' DIY painted vase is totally unique, not to mention a great way to enliven otherwise boring centerpieces!    Continue Reading

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How To: DIY Paper Mache Hand Hooks

By: Brittni mehlhoff Sep 06, 2012

created at: 09/05/2012

Okay, I think I am just about ready to cover an entire wall of my new place in these paper mache hand hooks. I have to make these!   Continue Reading

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How To: Make Modern Tissue Paper Luminaries

By: Brittni mehlhoff Sep 06, 2012

created at: 09/03/2012

I love the pattern created by the tissue paper in these modern luminaries. But the best part of this DIY is that you won't need the skills of an electrician to pull off it off.   Continue Reading

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How To: Make Your Own DIY Printed Wrapping Paper with Rolling Pins

By: Capreek Sep 05, 2012

created at: 09/02/2012

I know, I know. Rolling pins?? That sounds like a bunch of malarkey, but trust me when I tell you that this idea is genius!    Continue Reading

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How to: Give Boring Closet Doors an Inexpensive, Architectural Makeover

By: Chrisjob Sep 04, 2012

created at: 09/04/2012

When Janet Lee first moved into her tiny studio apartment, it was a blank box of white walls and neutral parquet floors. As a renter, she wasn't able to add any actual architectural details for visual interest, so she faked the look by bringing plenty of depth to her bland folding closet doors, creating an inexpensive and removable solution that anyone can do at home.   Continue Reading

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Roundup: 10 DIY Wooden Lampshade Tutorials!

By: Capreek Sep 04, 2012

created at: 09/03/2012

We're kicking off the new fall season with a whole month dedicated to illuminating ways to light your space. First up: a roundup of 10 awesome DIY wooden lampshades. Ready, set, MAKE!     Continue Reading

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How To: DIY Recovered Mousepad

By: Craftmel Sep 04, 2012

created at: 09/04/2012

If you give a mouse a mousepad, chances are it it will want something cute and colorful to go with it.  Most of use with a computer mouse have a mousepad, and I'd venture to guess that 80% of those mousepads are plain, boring, or have some huge logo on it since it was a freebie from your neighbor's company.  Well, if you happen to be in that 80%, there is still hope!   Continue Reading

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Make It: DIY Tribal-Inspired Painted Baskets

By: Capreek Sep 03, 2012

created at: 09/02/2012

Well, THESE are awesome! I'm not a big basket person usually, but I would definitely make an exception for these DIY beauties.     Continue Reading

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How To: Turn a Mason Jar into a To-Go Cup

By: Diy maven Aug 31, 2012


Josie from fine and feathered loves making things out of Mason jars. Her latest project is this Mason Jar to-go cup. Yes, it's glass, so it is breakable, but it's also incredibly charming.   Continue Reading

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How To: Make a Modern Kitchen Herb Box

By: Brittni mehlhoff Aug 31, 2012

created at: 08/23/2012

Make sure fresh herbs are always at your fingertips in the kitchen with a modern plant box DIY that will work for nearly any decor. Want to learn how to make your own? Here's how.   Continue Reading

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Make It: DIY Paper Scrap Tray

By: Capreek Aug 30, 2012

created at: 08/26/2012

Got paper scraps? Put 'em to work sprucing up a plain wooden tray!    Continue Reading

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How To: Make Custom DIY Pet Pillows

By: Brittni mehlhoff Aug 30, 2012

created at: 08/29/2012

I realize that making a pillow with your pet's photo on it might sound a little crazy, but I can assure you that this project is one part quirky and two parts awesome. Check it out.   Continue Reading

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How to: Make a Neon-Edged Trivet or Coaster

By: Chrisjob Aug 29, 2012

I've gone on record before about my special love of mixing solid colors with natural surfaces and textures like wood, stone, and concrete, so this super easy trivet/coaster project by Shannon Madigan is right up my alley.   Continue Reading

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