Make It: DIY Knitted Candy Corn

By: Capreek Oct 08, 2012

created at: 10/08/2012

Okay, so I don't know exactly what you'd do with a bunch of knitted candy corn, but I'm willing to figure it out. Gifts? Table top decor? Dog toys?!     Continue Reading

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How To: Make Butternut Squash and Sage Risotto

By: Matt allison Oct 05, 2012

created at: 10/05/2012

I love a good risotto, it's my ideal comfort food. While you can go to town with variations, one of my favorites is creamy butternut squash and fresh sage.

It's easy to prepare and I'm going to show you how!   

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Before and After: Building a Home Office

By: Brittni mehlhoff Oct 05, 2012

created at: 10/04/2012

If you've ever dreamed about building a small home office in your backyard, you are going to want to click through on this one. I can't believe they did this for $400, and without building plans, no less.   Continue Reading

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Make It: DIY Decorative Wall Hooks

By: Capreek Oct 04, 2012

created at: 10/04/2012

Ah, wall hooks. The perfect little decor element: form, function, and DIYable to the max!     Continue Reading

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Make It: DIY Arrow Marquee Lighting

By: Brittni mehlhoff Oct 04, 2012

created at: 10/03/2012

Looking for a reason to break out the power tools this weekend? I have one for you: this arrow marquee light.   Continue Reading

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Before and After: Dated Thrift Store Find to Modern Seating

By: Brittni mehlhoff Oct 04, 2012

created at: 09/17/2012

I never get tired of upholstery projects, and I hope you feel the same way because I have a doozy of a slipcover/upholstery makeover for you today. When you click through, you'll see that the finished project is much more minimal and modern than what you see in the photo above. It honestly looks like a brand new couch.   Continue Reading

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How To: Make a Simple Canvas Wallet

By: Capreek Oct 03, 2012

created at: 10/03/2012

Um. I love this. Can I tell you the ways? It's easy. It's a great DIY gift idea. It's customizable. Oh, and did I mention easy?? Yeah, that's the big one.     Continue Reading

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How to: DIY Colorful Clothes Hangers

By: Craftmel Oct 03, 2012

created at: 10/03/2012

'Tis the year of color, and that certainly isn't limited to just walls, textiles, or furniture.  Even the smallest (and necessary) closet accessories are getting a facelift with a bit of fresh color.    Continue Reading

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How To: Make Washi Tape Storage Jars

By: Matt allison Oct 03, 2012

created at: 10/03/2012

I'll come clean. I have a bit of a Washi tape fetish. I'm constantly buying up rolls in all sorts of shapes and sizes, but where do you store them?

I've seen very inventive ways, but one of the simplest solutions is to store them in a glass jar, transforming them into a decor piece!Continue Reading

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Make It: Modern DIY Geometric Frame Pendant Light

By: Capreek Oct 02, 2012

created at: 10/02/2012

Inspired by one of my favorite lights (the Frame Pendant by Iacoli & McAllister if you're curious), this DIY version is equally colorful and a fraction of the cost. Also? The perfect project for a rainy and cold autumn afternoon!    Continue Reading

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How To: Turn a Bicycle Tube into a Pencil Pouch

By: Capreek Oct 01, 2012

created at: 09/30/2012

...or a gadget case, or a business card holder, or a sunglasses pouch. You get the idea; this easy DIY project is incredibly versatile!     Continue Reading

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How To: Make a Modern Geometric DIY Leather Mouse Pad

By: Capreek Oct 01, 2012

created at: 09/30/2012

We're nearing the finish line of our office makeover (more on that later) and so I've turned my attention to some of the finer details... details like, you know, mouse pads. After a desperate search to find some that blended form and function in a way that made my aesthetic-loving soul happy -- and failing -- I decided to make my own. And I'm glad I did because, holy cow, I love them!     

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How to: Make (the Best) Old Fashioned Pancakes

By: Matt allison Sep 28, 2012

created at: 09/28/2012

One of our favorite things to do with our backyard hens eggs is to make good old fashioned pancakes. We do it at least once a week and I've had several requests via Twitter and Instagram (@mattallison) to share my recipe, so without further ado, here it is! Continue Reading

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Make It: A Modern DIY Cardboard Pendant Light

By: Capreek Sep 28, 2012

created at: 09/27/2012

Got a cardboard box? Awesome! Turn that sucker into a pendant light!     Continue Reading

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How To: Create Your Own Printed Fabric with Toilet Paper Rolls!

By: Capreek Sep 27, 2012

created at: 09/27/2012

First rolling pins and now empty toilet paper rolls? People are getting pretty creative these days when it comes to printing tools -- and we love it!     

created at: 09/27/2012

Mareth from Lime Riot put this clever technique to use in creating custom fabric for (a very adorable) homemade tote bag. All you need to do it yourself is a tote bag, fabric paint, and an empty toilet paper roll. You can probably figure out what to do fromContinue Reading

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