Leather is an underutilized material when it comes to DIY projects for the home, but it's also one of the most versatile ones... so today we're sharing some ideas to inspire you to use more of it around the house. Here are ten simple ways to incorporate leather into your home. (And if you're not into leather for ethical reasons, please note that most of these projects can be done with vegan leather too!).
Upgrading thrifted or inexpensive furniture is one way you can accomplish a cute home on a budget, and also make your home unique. Reupholstering furniture can seem daunting, especially if you don't have many tools. These 12 upholstery projects don't need fancy upholstery tools, and are perfect for any upholstery beginner.
The leaves are falling, the temperature's dropping, and the weather is perfect for spending some time outdoors. If you're like me, you want your porch to be as inviting as the weather around you. Here are some of my favorite fall porch decorations to help get you in the season.
Now that fall is in full force here in the northeast, I've been baking and using my crock pot more... because there's nothing better than a simmering stew and a warm apple pie on a chilly autumn night. So today I'm sharing ten of my very favorite kitchen items for fall. Click through to check 'em out.
I've been taking pictures of rooms for a long time, going all the way back to our very first Curbly room makeover project. Shudder. Some of those old photos make me wish the internet was like Snapchat ... swiftly-disappearing.
But the nice thing about old pictures (that I hate) is that they're a good way of measuring how far my photography skills have come, so I can really be proud of more recent photos I've created, like this:
In our upcoming Styling & Photography Workshop, we'll be joining our friend and super-inspiring photographer and stylist, Gabriel Cabrera, to teach you every detail of how we go about styling and photographing a room makeover or DIY project. You should definitely check out the details, and sign up for a seat! (HINT: Go to the bottom of this post for a secret $75-off coupon code)
While Halloween is a fun holiday to decorate for, you run the risk of going overboard with the jack-o-lanterns and spiders and ghosts. Sometimes store-bought decorations can look downright cheesy. So today we're sharing some elegant ideas that will keep your home looking classy this October.
If you're stuck on how to pull together a fall table setting, simply look to your favorite fall fashions to give you some inspiration. Here are three "shoppable" fall table settings inspired by fall fashion.
Ready or not, cooler weather has arrived... and with it comes darker, more moody colors. If you're like me, this is the time of year that you start burning candles and curling up on the couch with cozy blankets. So today we're sharing ten of our favorite fall decor accent picks for your living room.
No one loves Halloween more than kids. Here are some fun ideas on how to make Halloween fun all month long with these crafts you can do with your kids.
Now that the craziness of summer has passed, fall is the perfect time to host a dinner party or a get-together with friends. And if you're like me, designing a beautiful dinner table is the best part (aside from laughing with good friends, of course!). So today I'm sharing ten of my favorite centerpieces and tablescapes that I've found floating around the internet lately. Click through to check them out!
Ready or not, fall is upon us... and our gardens are changing. Odds are, most of the summer color has left your garden - but that doesn't mean that you have to give up for the season! There are plenty of wonderful ways to give it a boost of fall color. Keep reading to check out ten incredibly inspiring autumn gardens.
If you're on the look out for good deals and unique finds for your home you should check out your local architectural salvage store or community ReStore. Here are some reasons why...
If you are a big DIYer, then odds are you have some yarn scraps lying around. Or if you're like me, you have tons of yarn scraps. So today I'm sharing some great ways to use up those scraps. Click through to check out ten of my favorite yarn-busting DIY projects.
Do you love leather (or faux leather) accents in a home? If so, here are 12 super easy DIY projects using leather that anyone can do.
We’ve spent enough time on Craigslist and in secondhand and resale shops to know a good deal when we see one, so we decided to put together a list of 50 things that make us a bit giddy when we spot them on Craigslist, or at the ReStore and Goodwill. If we’ve missed anything, please share what you feel
Fall is upon us and what better way to get ready for the season than to add these 8 must-have pieces for fall! It's that time of year where we want our homes to begin feeling more cozy and intimate while remaining modern and current. Try introducing some (or all) of these pieces into your home this season for that perfect autumn touch!
1. Natural Wood Textures
Bring the great outdoors inside your...
In the market for a new bed? Would you consider building your own bed? Here are ten DIY beds that seriously anyone can make.
This isn't the first time Anika's IKEA IVAR cabinet has undergone a transformation. The first time involved a can of white spray paint and knobs that matched those in her kitchen, as she used it as an extension
Is there anything more rewarding in the DIY world than using reclaimed materials to make something? Seriously. A dejected object on a layover to a landfill is spotted by a keen eye. The object is swooped up and turned into something marvelous, getting a second chance on life and love. (We should all be so lucky.) The reclaimed materials featured in these 20 projects were the main characters of such fairytales. They now act as...
You know the feeling - you want to fill your space with beautiful furniture and accessories, but you don't feel like spending an entire paycheck on it. I feel you! That's why I'm sharing ten of my favorite discount home décor stores with you today... so you can beautify your home without breaking the bank.