Roundup: 12 Fun DIY Doormat and Welcome Mat Projects!

By: Capreek Feb 15, 2013

created at: 02/14/2013

After a winter's worth of weather, chances are your doormat is looking a little sad. Cheer up your entryway and welcome guests inside with one of these clever DIY doormat ideas!     Continue Reading

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How To: Make a DIY Typographic Light-up Sign!

By: Capreek Feb 14, 2013

created at: 02/14/2013

I love this light-up sign idea! While the wording isn't particularly applicable to my life (no kids here!), it's a clever wall art / lighting combo project that could easily be adapted to anyone's space or personal style!      Continue Reading

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How to: Make a DIY Upcycled Rag Rug

By: Rebekah-greiman Feb 13, 2013

created at: 02/18/2013

Hi Curbliers! Today, I'm excited to share an easy tutorial on how to make a inexpensive rag rug. This handmade, vintage project can bring some warmth to any room, and will last for a very long time. Plus, they're machine washable, which only adds to their softness. 

Materials and Tools:
  • Old bed sheets (twin size or larger)
  • Scissors
  • Tape Measure
  • Craft Needle (used for sewing throughContinue Reading
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How To: Make a DIY Painted Canvas Pouf!

By: Capreek Feb 13, 2013

created at: 02/13/2013

I love poufs. Whether they're knitted, made from floor mats, or sewn from sturdy canvas (like this one), I think they look good in any room (not to mention the fact that they make excellent spare seating)!      Continue Reading

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Roundup: 10 DIY Laundry Room and Mudroom Organization Projects

By: Matt allison Feb 13, 2013

created at: 02/13/2013

Here's a collection of DIY projects  and ideas to aid you in organizing or decorating some of cleanest and messiest rooms in our homes: the laundry and mudroom.  

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Make It: Easy DIY Glitter Accent Bowl

By: Capreek Feb 12, 2013

created at: 02/11/2013

I'll admit it, I'm a sucker for decorative bowls (And throw pillows! I loves me some throw pillows. Oh, and blankets. And probably ten thousand other things, let's be honest. Anyway, back to bowls...). There's always a use for them, whether they're actually holding anything or just looking pretty. These DIY glitter bowls definitely fall into the latter, straight-eye-candy category, which is fine by me!     Continue Reading

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How to: Make Elegant Chocolate-Dipped Oreo Valentine Cookies

By: Diy maven Feb 08, 2013

created at: 02/11/2013Dipping Oreos in chocolate and decorating them is more crafting than cooking. It's lots of fun, and the results are amazingly beautiful. Lately, I've been dipping a fair share of Oreos, so I thought I'd pass on along a couple of super easy and fast projects just in time to wow your Valentine. The first one is Elegant Oreos; the second is Inside-Out Golden Oreos.Continue Reading

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Roundup: 21 Creative DIY Wall Hook and Coat Rack Projects!

By: Capreek Feb 07, 2013

created at: 02/07/2013

I'll admit that the coat rack/wall hook situation in our entryway (which is really just our living room) needs a little help. When we have guests over, they inevitably ask, "So... uh, where do you want me to put my coat?" -- which means "Dude. Get a coat rack already." We end up tossing jackets over the back of a random piece of furniture and call it day, but I'd love to surprise our friends with an actual, honest-to-goodness coat rack or wall hook the next time they come over. One of these modern DIY options ought to do the trick!       Continue Reading

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Roundup: 10 FREE Valentine's Day Printables

By: Matt allison Feb 06, 2013

created at: 02/06/2013

I'm constantly in awe of the quality of creative printables that amazing people choose to giveaway, FREE!

Here's my round up of a few of my favorite Valentine's Day themed items, from tongue and cheek whoopee cushions through to adorable geometric heart sharped boxes, there is something for everyone!       

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Roundup: 6 Festive DIY Doormat Ideas for Valentine's Day

By: Capreek Feb 05, 2013

created at: 02/05/2013

Put happy, love-filled thoughts out into the world -- and under your visitor's shoes -- with one of these festive DIY Valentine's Day doormats!      Continue Reading

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How To: Make Simple Felted Wool Mittens

By: Capreek Feb 04, 2013

created at: 02/04/2013

I don't know how to knit or crochet or anything like that, so handmade mittens are typically out of the question for me. What I can do, though, is use a sewing machine for simple projects -- like these felt mittens!      Continue Reading

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Make It: Colorful DIY Thumbtacks

By: Capreek Feb 04, 2013

created at: 02/04/2013

You may be wondering who has time to hand-paint a bunch of thumbtacks. I don't... but after seeing how awesome these look (and being a sucker for adding color and pattern everywhere I possibly can), I think I just might make time for this little project!     

Grab some Sharpies, paint pens, nail polish, or even acrylic paints, then go crazy with patterns and colors! According to ModCloth, the trick to keeping your designsContinue Reading

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Roundup: 17 DIY Valentine's Day Decor Ideas

By: Brittni mehlhoff Feb 01, 2013

created at: 01/31/2013

Valentine's Day is one of the holidays I rarely get around to decorating for, but then I see all these awesome projects and it makes me want to change my ways. Does this ever happen to you?

This year, I am vowing to try at least one of these V-Day decor ideas. What about you? Will you join me?   Continue Reading

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Gift Guide: 10 Sweet Valentine's Day Cards for Ladies

By: Capreek Jan 31, 2013

created at: 01/31/2013

Show your leading lady just how much you care (or how refined your sense of humor is) with one of these clever Valentine's Day cards. Carina from Crow and Canary rounds up 10 of her faves below -- check it out!     Continue Reading

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Roundup: 11 DIY Home Office Decor Accessories and Projects

By: Brittni mehlhoff Jan 31, 2013

created at: 01/30/2013

After Capree's big office reveal, I'm feeling inspired to makeover my own workspace. I don't really have the time to dedicate to any huge changes right now, but on a smaller scale, I think it's pretty doable. Sometimes, just updating your desk area with a few new accessories can make a huge difference. So here is a roundup of 11 do-it-yourself office accessories to get your mini home office makeover started.   Continue Reading

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