Brooks and Dana Tucker's basement guest room gave them the creeps. Located off the pool, it was prone to a lot of foot traffic, which meant the carpeting had to go. Using
Get rid of that boring and plain camera strap you've been sporting and replace it with this beauty! Grab a scarf from the closet - floral or flannel, feminine or manly - and create this piece of neck-candy!
Spruce up a plain and inexpensive shower curtain in one afternoon with a few simple materials -- and your imagination, of course!
Two years ago on a trip to Copenhagen I discovered Ferm Living, it was love at first sight. I snapped up several homeware pieces and brought them back home. I've watched them grow from strength to strength since then and their look books always bring a smile to my face.
Hello, Sun. Hello, fun project! Who doesn't love to receive fun packages in the mail? Here is a fun DIY project that you can do alone or with the kiddos. These bags are created using simple items that you most likely have around the house.
We've featured a few DIY iPad sleeves before, but I love the contrast of materials in this version. Plus, it's a fun way to re-use an old t-shirt!
Stay organized and show off your DIY sensibilities in style with this super easy coat rack project!
School's out, and the dog days of summer are here... don't let the kids even have the chance to get bored. Try out these fun craft projects using recycled materials that you probably have laying around the house. And you'll be doing our earth a favor while you're at it!
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My dad was a jack of all trades as far as DIY was concerned. Plumbing, heating, engine repair. He did just about everything. The one thing he rarely did was make furniture. Only two such projects come to mind: a coffee table that was long gone by the time I came around, and there is the bench you see above. Dad's bench, as we refer to it, was never meant to be a 'beauty' piece, but rather a workbench of sorts for my mother.
It went on the auction block when they downsized about 6 years ago. As I stood watching the auctioneer offer up the bench, I decided I couldn't part with it and entered into a heated bidding war with a total stranger. I paid five bucks for it.
For being 60+ years old, it's in pretty good shape, and, thanks to box nails, it's still super sturdy. All it needed was some love and some Moroccan spice.
As you may know, this month is kids (and pets) month here on Curbly. So, today I have a fun project that will make things a little easier for all you parents out there. Make a cool indoor / outdoor baby swing from scratch to entertain little ones hands free.
That lengthy title says it all. An empty "wipe" container turned into a very handy pop-up plastic bag holder.
Colorful rope dog leads have been all the rage in the pet accessories world lately -- and I am obsessed! But, with prices ranging anywhere from $70 to over $150, they're a little outside most people's "dog stuff" budgets. If you'd still like to get your paws on a stylish leash for your pooch (in whatever color your heart desires) without breaking the bank, give this easy DIY rope leash project a whirl!
Want to dedicate some wall space to your dog or cat? Not too keen on cheesy pet portraits? Well, I have just the answer for you - make a custom print using some non-toxic paint and your pet's paw!
Kitties love to climb, so what better way to treat your feline fur-children than to make them a kitty tree? These six ideas range from easy to more advanced on the DIY scale, but all are sensational in their own way.
Love this creation from Meow Cat. The instructions are slim, but it seems easy enough to make for the a woodworker with the right tools. The circles and cat-head shapes give it personality, don't you think?
An old blue...