Make It: Easy DIY Rolling Bookshelf

By: Capreek Aug 29, 2013

This DIY idea is a super easy project and a fun alternative to traditional bookshelves!        Continue Reading

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DIY Ideas: 10 Clever Ways to Use Cardboard in Your Decor

By: Capreek Aug 28, 2013

I'm not sure how it happens, but cardboard boxes just seem to accumulate, don't they? If you're like me and hold on to them, you know "just in case", here are 10 DIY decor ideas that will free up some of that precious storage space all that cardboard has been taking up!      

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Why Having Tons of Bathroom Storage Space Isn't Necessarily a Good Thing

By: Diy maven Aug 28, 2013

My favorite 'celebrity' interior designer, Laurence Lewelyn-Bowen from the BBC's Changing Rooms, tells us why having a ton of bathroom storage space isn't necessarily a good thing. It can even be downrightContinue Reading

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Make It: DIY Metallic Diamond Mobile

By: Capreek Aug 27, 2013

Add a little bling to your decor with this fun and easy mobile you can make yourself!      Continue Reading

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Before and After: A Minty Fresh Living Room Makeover

By: Faith-towers Aug 27, 2013

A new coat of paint and the removal of an awkward closet primed the space on the left for it's final, colorful debut as a more spacious, inviting living room. Click through to see the stunning transformation.   

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Magical Transformation from Garage to Residence

By: Diy maven Aug 27, 2013

Now you don't see it; now you do. But not without a lot of forethought. That's the magic behind this garage turned one-room residence named Passage Buhan createdContinue Reading

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Roundup: 10 DIY Decor Projects Made from Old Clothing

By: Faith-towers Aug 26, 2013

We all have old, unused clothing hiding in the back of the closet, so why not upcycle it into something beautiful for your home? Here are ten great ways to give new life to that old sweater.   

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How To: Turn Box Springs into a Modern DIY Platform Bed

By: Capreek Aug 26, 2013

This might be the best "before and after"/upcycle/DIY furniture/make-the-best-with-what-you've-got project ever.     Continue Reading

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Before and After: Geometric Nightstand Makeover

By: Capreek Aug 22, 2013

This nightstand was in pretty poor condition when Reeves took it home and, after realizing that wood stain wasn't enough to fix some of the blemishes, she opted to paint it. Check out the final result below and let us know what you think!       Continue Reading

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Roundup: 10 DIY Polka Dot Projects

By: Faith-towers Aug 22, 2013

I don't know what it is about polka dots that's so attractive, but I just think they're lovely. They're an ever-growing trend on the blogosphere, and it's easy to see why - they're easy to create, and they pack a big punch. Here are ten of my favorite DIY ideas.   

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How To: Make Your Own DIY Indigo Dyed Fabric

By: Capreek Aug 21, 2013

After experimenting with dye for this rope leash project, I've been on a big fabric dyeing kick. While psychedelic tie dye isn't quite my bag, I think this more subdued indigo version is something I could really get behind!      Continue Reading

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Eye Candy: Tile Shop Showroom Tour

By: Diy maven Aug 21, 2013

Even if you buy all your tile and tiling needs at a big box store, do yourself a favor and visit a dedicated tile shop before your next project. Good shops feature vignettes using their products which is like visiting the kitchens and bathrooms of over a dozen Parade-of-Home homes all in one place. Over the weekend, I made a trip to my favorite tile vendor for inspiration concerning a possible bathroom re-do. As I was ogling theContinue Reading

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Roundup: 10 DIY Ceiling Embellishment Projects

By: Faith-towers Aug 20, 2013

Sometimes we forget about ceilings. We focus so much on our walls, and everything inside of the walls, that the space above can sometimes take a backseat. So today I wanted to share some great ways that you can spice up your ceilings without breaking the bank.   

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Tree of Life Dresser Makeover

By: Diy maven Aug 20, 2013

Karin and her niece Katherine rescued this dresser that was destine for the landfill. They then turned it into a piece of art that they donated to auction at a local Earth Day celebration. The new finish includes an image of theContinue Reading

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Before and After: Unbelievable Pool-turned-Artist Studio

By: Capreek Aug 19, 2013

What do you do with a dilapidated indoor pool? Turn the whole space into a light-filled studio space, of course!       Continue Reading

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Make It: DIY Photo Wall Clock

By: Capreek Aug 19, 2013

How hilarious/awesome are these DIY wall clocks?! This would be a fun project for kids or kids at heart. I mean, imagine all the possibilities!      Continue Reading

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How to: Make A Nautical Chic Driftwood Mirror

By: Faith-towers Aug 19, 2013

Driftwood is an easy material to find, but a difficult one to utilize successfully. Sometimes it ends up looking just a little too, well, handmade. But this tutorial uses a pop of color to add a modern feel - click through to check out the final product.   

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How To: Make Your Own DIY Concrete Countertops -- The Easy Way

By: Capreek Aug 15, 2013

I've always loved the look of concrete countertops but am, admittedly, a bit intimidated by the intense mold making/concrete casting/everything-could-go-horribly-wrong aspects of the usual DIY approach. So when I stumbled across this DIY concrete countertop alternative, my jaw dropped. IT'S SO EASY. 

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Roundup: 10 DIY Projects Using Plumbing Pipe

By: Faith-towers Aug 15, 2013

Usually we think of using a pipe for plumbing... but there are so many other ways to use this sturdy material that don't have anything to do with sinks. Here are ten of my favorite DIY projects using copper, galvanized and even PVC pipe.   

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DIY Dresser Drawer Wall Hanger

By: Capreek Aug 14, 2013

What do you do with a rogue dresser drawer? Take the front off and turn it into a stylish wall hanger, of course!     Continue Reading

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