I really love this project: it's simple, functional, and is the perfect blend of minimalist and industrial aesthetics! Oh, and because I'm obsessed with all things copper right now.
What do you do when you find a rusty old plant stand? Turn it into an adorable side table, of course!
Add a touch of bohemian chic to your decor with these DIY macrame curtains! They're a great addition to door-less closets, hallways, or even just hung as wall art.
Sure, dinner parties are typically for celebrating some sort of life event (a birthday, an engagement, retirement -- you get the idea), but there's no rule saying you can't throw one just because!
I'm having some friends over for brunch next week, and I'm pumped about it because I rarely have the opportunity to cook breakfast for guests. It's the perfect excuse to experiment with smaller portions, and also try my hand at some new DIY projects for the table. Here are some of the clever ideas I've gathered so far.
Hanging planters have taken a lot of different forms as DIY projects, but a hanging plant stand? That's something I haven't seen before!
I recently celebrated my sixth wedding anniversary with my guy (Bruno!) and I wanted to make him something meaningful. When I looked into the traditional and modern wedding anniversary gifts I learned that year six is marked by iron (traditional) and wood (modern). I decided to incorporate both.
Whether you make these for yourself or as part of a gift set, these DIY wooden Polaroid frames are a fun way to bring Instagram photos out of your phone and onto your walls!
This month on Curbly we're focusing on parties and entertaining... so I wanted to share some of my favorite "why didn't I think of that?" ideas that I've run across lately. Click through to check out these super genius (and easy) DIY party ideas.
Incandescent lightbulbs will soon be a thing of the past. What better way to pay homage to its history than turn one into a piece of wall-art-cum-vase that
We'll be sharing loads of great party decor ideas and tips this month, starting with some festive dinner party table settings. Enjoy the eye candy!
Looking to add an extra-festive touch to your next gift? Try this super fun and unique "Shake It" confetti wrap idea!
Yesterday, I was at my local Ace Hardware and saw a flier in the paint department advertising Benjamin Moore's partnership with Target. The companies have teamed up to provide a Garanimal approach to decorating kids' rooms. Basically, you pick your favorite
Call me crazy, but the idea of covering those little eyesores we call speakers with nice, clean boxes makes my visually-inclined soul so happy. SO happy. (It's all about the details, people!)
This kitchen was dark and dingy, with way too much brown. But it had a lot of potential - the room is open and feels spacious, with lots of big windows. Sherry and John recognized this when they bought the place. See what they did with it after the jump.
This factory in Brooklyn was converted into a loft space, which is awesome... not so awesome was the century-old layer of grime and who-knows-what embedded in the wood floors. So what does a design-minded DIYer do? Paint the floors of course!
I tend to have a lot of stationery and greeting cards on hand, a result of my inability to pass up a cute card when I see one. What I don't have, though, is an easy way to organize them -- until now!
I see these all the time around Boston: beautiful fireplaces that don't work. Maybe your landlord doesn't allow it, or maybe there's a fire safety issue. Or perhaps yours does work, but you're just looking for a decorative idea for the warmer months. Whatever the case may be, there are lots of fun ways to decorate this coveted area of your home. Here goes.
After getting the keys to their new place in November, Holly and her husband got to work preparing the 110-year-old home for a very special new addition: a baby boy!