We've all seen the typical vinyl wall decal - a phrase in black, scripty letters usually hung somewhere in the home. Those aren't necessarily my style, so I've rounded up 12 cool ideas and uses for vinyl in the home. Some are on walls. Some aren't! Check them out!
Spring is here! And whether you're entertaining on the back patio or just want to give your front porch a little colorful update, here are 13 spaces that are filled with inspiration for a fun a colorful look!
When we bought our house many years ago, one big problem was the big front entry and hallway. They were tiled in a mauve-y purple thick ceramic tile. Mr. Mod had just put down hardwood floors in the large great room and we had them stained and finished by a professional (at that time we lacked DIY know how), and we were tapped out.
Contrary to the advice of every single paint store person I interrogated, I...
Looking for ways to fix up your home this holiday season? You don't have to go crazy, but here are 12 holiday improvements that will help any home feel more merry this December.
Sure, it's easy to buy the latest furniture from the West Elm or Pottery Barn catalogs and call it day. But sometimes the hardest part of decorating your space is adding that personal touch that really makes it your own. So today I'm going to share some tips on how to add a dose of character to your house.
Pillows. Pillows. PILLOWS! I love 'em. And I love the millions of ways to customize them and make them your own. Here are 11 ways to do just that. From sewing to gluing to tie-dyeing and more, there's a project in here for you!
Our living room has a pretty established color scheme which could quickly and easily get out of hand. To reign it in and keep things interesting, I try to mix in different textures and patterns! It's not always obvious what will or won't work, but I promise this approach will keep your decor looking and feeling fresh. Here's how!
Bare walls are the pits. Liven those bad boys up with some affordable modern art -- that you made yourself! Here are ten of our favorite DIY wall art projects to make this week.
Ahh, washi tape. The craft-o-sphere's wunderkind! This seemingly all-purpose material can be found gracing the surfaces of everything from Easter eggs to vases and now... walls! Check out a few of our favorite unexpected decorative uses for this craft supply miracle!
Oh, hey! Remember this? Before it can turn into a sparkly, made-over wonder, we need to have a game plan, y'all! A game plan and some IDEAS... inspiration, if you will. And if there's anything I'm good at, it's planning things (it's a compulsion, really). So! Let's see where this kitchen is headed, shall we?
Cozy and contemporary, warm and modern: these twelve gorgeous bedrooms are the perfect dose of eye candy!
Whether it's because I've got a birthday coming up or I just live life like it's a party, I'm totally feeling this colorful DIY project. I mean, it's a confetti tablecloth, y'all. What's not to like??
I love this project as a quick way to spruce things up for a birthday party or just as a way to add a touch of playful color to your table. It's a simple technique that you could apply to more than a tablecloth, though...
Sure, you can toss thousands of dollars at a bedroom makeover and it'll probably look pretty great. But today we're celebrating the unique creativity of DIYers who make their spaces look like a million bucks on a budget. Check out our ten favorite budget-friendly bedroom makeovers from the Curbly archives--they're full of thrifty inspiration and clever DIY projects!
These felt trees are crafty, kitschy, quirky, and fun. Also? They're easy as pie--you'll have your own mini forest in no time!
Oh snap. Did somebody say "glitter stripes"?! You won't believe how easy this is! Pretty soon you're going to be glitter-striping everything you own... that's a promise.
What's that you say? Pumpkins made from dryer vents?? Yes, indeedy. Turns out, this unexpected material makes for some pretty fantastic pumpkin-ry!
Courtney from A Diamond in the Stuff created two versions of this whimsical pumpkin: one with traditional colors, the other bedazzled and glitter-tastic. The choice, of course, is up to you! To get started, you'll need:
- dryer vents (buy for <$10 at the Home...
It's no secret: custom window treatments are EXPENSIVE. Excessively so, it seems. That's why I flipped my lid when I spotted this tutorial for making your own DIY cornices (those fancy box-like things at the top) for about $15 a piece. Yes, fifteen dollars.
Hey, it's no secret that we harbor a love for the color purple here at Curbly. From painted furniture, amazing living rooms, and "purple people eaters", we've made our infatuation with the royal hue known. But, as with any color, there are good ways and bad ways to use it.
My love for all things Scandinavian knows no bounds. It's such a clean, warm, and modern aesthetic... with a touch of rustic charm thrown in for good measure. How could you not like it, right? If you've found yourself enamored with this style as well, here's a super simple DIY project that's sure to be right up your alley!