Make It: Wood Block Photo Holder

By: Matt allison Aug 14, 2013

Wood Block Photo Holder

I stumbled across this product, while not strictly a DIY project, it's certainly DIYable. All you need are some wooden offcuts and a saw, choose your angle and cut a groove 70% of the way through, presto, instant photo block, perfect for showcasing your printing… Continue Reading

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Roundup: 10 Fresh New Ways To Use Ombre In Your Home

By: Faith-towers Aug 13, 2013

I'll admit it, I wasn't completely on board with the ombre trend when it first became popular - but I'm certainly a big fan now. There are so many different ways it can be utilized around the home, and I'm going to share some clever ideas with you… Continue Reading

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Roundup: Lovely Pressed Flower Crafts and Art

By: Diy maven Aug 07, 2013

The way I prolong summer blossoms is by taking pictures of them. (I'm a sucker for a perfect flower.) But another fabulous way to make them last longer is by pressing/drying them and then turning them into crafts and decor. Here are some super easy projects any of us can do. None require any fancy equipment, but if you're an overachiever and want toContinue Reading

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Roundup: 10 Easy DIY Projects Made From Plywood

By: Matt allison Aug 07, 2013

10 Easy DIY Projects Made From Plywood Plywood is inexpensive, easy to use and extremely versatile. I've rounded up several easy to make projects covering simple decor accents through attractive storage solutions. Many of them can be cut to size at your local hardware store, so even those with modest woodworking skills should be able to attempt… Continue Reading

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Before and After: Color Gives A Plain Dining Room Some Life

By: Faith-towers Aug 06, 2013

It's easy to forget about the dining room. Usually the only major pieces of furniture are the table and chairs. But with a little effort, it can be a very inviting space - as evidenced by today's… Continue Reading

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Eye Candy: 8 Outdoor Tablescapes That Will Make Your Jaw Drop

By: Lexy.b.ward Jul 31, 2013

The first day of August is tomorrow. To me, August is the last month of the summer. I try to get all of my outdoor partying wrapped up by the end of the month. You still have time to have plenty of dinner parties! Here are 8 inspiring table settings for your next evening bash.  … Continue Reading

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Oh-So Ombre Chair Makeover

By: Diy maven Jul 29, 2013

I swear I see a chair not unlike the one pictured above every other week sitting dejectedly at someone's curbside. Usually, there's a 'free' sign attached to the… Continue Reading

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Roundup: 10 Tuna Can Craft Projects

By: Diy maven Jul 26, 2013

Tuna/cat food can crafts might not be as popular as Mason jar crafts these days, but with inspiration and how-to's like these, it might just be a matter of time before they eclipse the latter. 

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Make It: A Polyhedron Garland

By: Matt allison Jul 24, 2013

Make It: A Polyhedron Garland

The polyhedra craze is still going strong and it seems nothing can slow down these complex faceted… Continue Reading

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How to Make a Lamp out of Lampshades

By: Diy maven Jul 22, 2013

If you're like me and your Spanish is more than rusty, then good how-to pictures are much appreciated, for all diy-ers really do speak the same language and that seems to be with our hands.  Supplies to make this lampshadeContinue Reading

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How To: Embellish a Vase with Pennies

By: Diy maven Jul 18, 2013

Remember the tiled, penny floor? This penny-covered vase project would be a snap in comparison. Vone Inspired was the genius behind it and breaksContinue Reading

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Make It: DIY Triangle Shelves

By: Matt allison Jul 17, 2013

DIY Triangle Shelves

This fun little project comes via the ladies over at A Beautiful Mess, combining the love of collectables, with the modern… Continue Reading

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Make It: Easy DIY Chicken Wire Pendant Lights

By: Capreek Jul 15, 2013

In need of some whimsical, Anthropologie-style accent lighting? Try your hand at these simple DIY chicken wire pendant… Continue Reading

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Before and After: A Revitalized New Kitchen

By: Faith-towers Jul 15, 2013

This old kitchen is dark and dingy, with too much wood and not very much style. But wait until you check out the revamped space - it's fresh, bright and contemporary. And the best part? The owners did everything themselves. Check out the amazing transformation after the… Continue Reading

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Weeknight Meal Recipe: Chicken Korma & Fragrant Rice

By: Matt allison Jul 12, 2013

Chicken Korma with Fragrant Rice

I love Indian food. I grew up in Durban, a coastal town in South Africa with a large Indian population so curries and visiting spice markets were a large part of my… Continue Reading

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