Before and After: A Leather & Brass IKEA Dresser Hack

By: Lexy.b.ward Jun 13, 2014

diy ikea rast hack

I say it every time, but I love how creative you can be with IKEA furniture. IKEA goodies are usually pretty basic with simple lines leaving you, the one with the imagination, to work with it and change it how you see fit. This dresser is no exception! I love the many combos I've seen and this might be my new fave!  … Continue Reading

2901 views | Comments (0)

Make It: DIY Leather Camera Strap for Father's Day

By: Brittni mehlhoff Jun 02, 2014

Need a DIY gift idea for Father's Day? Try this easy, leather camera strap. And make one for yourself too, while you're… Continue Reading

625 views | Comments (0)

Make It: Stylish Ombre Leather Coasters

By: Lexy.b.ward Apr 18, 2014

diy ombre leather coasters

I love ombre. And leather. And when those two things are combined, it's just magic. Protect your tabletops in a stylish way with these ombre leather coasters!  … Continue Reading

230 views | Comments (0)

Weekend Project: Leather Drink Tags DIY

By: Brittni mehlhoff Mar 21, 2014

If you're looking for a quick and easy project to take you into the weekend, try this leather stamped drink tag DIY. You'll just need a few supplies and about ten… Continue Reading

450 views | Comments (0)

Make It: DIY Alternative to the Standard Leather Tool Belt

By: Brittni mehlhoff Jan 28, 2014

When you're completing projects around the house, it's easy to loose track of those smaller tools you might be using. So after the hundredth time I've asked myself where I put the screwdriver, I decided it was time to get a little tool belt, or something similar. If you've ever been in the same boat as me, check out this DIY leather tool… Continue Reading

600 views | Comments (0)

How To: Make Your Own DIY Leather Cord Organizers

By: Capreek Jan 16, 2014

I'll admit, when my gadgets aren't actually being charged their accompanying cords are usually wadded up in a tangled mess. If your cables and cords often find themselves in a similar situation, take a look at this DIY… Continue Reading

631 views | Comments (0)

IKEA Hack: DIY Leather-Embellished Cutting Boards

By: Capreek Nov 26, 2013

IKEA has a collection of rather beautiful wooden cutting boards right now that are just perfect for adding some stylish embellishments, like this DIY idea from Livet… Continue Reading

1301 views | Comments (0)

Make It: A Modern DIY Leather and Neon Rope Chair Makeover

By: Capreek Sep 24, 2013

I'll admit it: I'm a sucker for anything that combines leather with pops of bright color. It just makes me feel all warm and fuzzy, ya know? So when I spotted this project on Design Milk, I immediately knew I had to try something… Continue Reading

800 views | Comments (0)

Roundup: 11 Inspiring Do-It-Yourself Projects With Leather

By: Lexy.b.ward Sep 04, 2013

Wanting to incorporate leather into your life, but unsure how to do it? Here are 11 do-it-yourself projects using leather that range on a scale from beginner to awesome! The leather lunch bag might be my favorite...  … Continue Reading

4851 views | Comments (2)

Make It: DIY Leather and Wood Suspended Shelf

By: Capreek Jul 01, 2013

Whether you're looking for a way to use up some leftover leather from this project (or this one), or you just want to add a simple, modern shelf to a room, this DIY is for… Continue Reading

1850 views | Comments (0)

Gift For Dad: Make A DIY Leather Cord Roll

By: Lexy.b.ward Jun 05, 2013

Getting Dad the perfect gift for Father's Day can seem a little tricky. One thing most men need help with is organization. Get a headstart on your dad's present by making this crazy simple leather project to help him keep things in order!  … Continue Reading

2750 views | Comments (0)

Make It: A Modern DIY Stitched-Leather Stool Cover

By: Capreek May 01, 2013

It's a fact. I can't resist a good stool-related DIY project. Stools are just so handy, ya know? And they make great makeover fodder, like this super stylish and modern stitched-leather… Continue Reading

946 views | Comments (2)

How To: Make Leather Button Coasters

By: Brittni mehlhoff Mar 01, 2013

created at: 02/28/2013

Learn how to make a set of thick, leather coasters that look like buttons using a die cut letterpress… Continue Reading

2207 views | Comments (1)

How To: Make a Modern Geometric DIY Leather Mouse Pad

By: Capreek Oct 01, 2012

created at: 09/30/2012

We're nearing the finish line of our office makeover (more on that later) and so I've turned my attention to some of the finer details... details like, you know, mouse pads. After a desperate search to find some that blended form and function in a way that made my aesthetic-loving soul happy -- and failing -- I decided to make my own. And I'm glad I did because, holy cow, I love them!… Continue Reading

8251 views | Comments (9)

How To: Make a Stylish All-Purpose DIY Leather Bag

By: Capreek Aug 07, 2012
created at: 08/06/2012
Whether you're a re-usable grocery bag kind of person, a fashionista, or someone who likes a bit of style with their functionality, this DIY leather bag project is for you!  … Continue Reading
4600 views | Comments (0)

How To: Turn an Old Leather Belt into DIY Drawer Pulls!

By: Capreek Jun 12, 2012

created at: 06/12/2012

Well... THIS is cool! Before you think to toss an ill-fitting belt into the trash (or donation bin), check out this awesome DIY… Continue Reading

3200 views | Comments (3)

How To: Make a Stitched Leather Gadget Case

By: Capreek Jun 06, 2012

created at: 06/06/2012

...or wallet, or pencil holder, or mouse… Continue Reading

6450 views | Comments (0)

Make It: A DIY Leather and Wood Mail Basket

By: Capreek May 22, 2012

created at: 05/17/2012

Our mail inevitably ends up in a massive pile on the little desk in our kitchen. It grows and grows and, needless to say, we avoid that area like the plague. I wonder if having an adorable mail basket holder like this one would make the chore of sorting through it more enjoyable?… Continue Reading

2550 views | Comments (0)

How To: Make a Vintage-Inspired Wool Camera Case!

By: Capreek Apr 25, 2012

created at: 04/24/2012

Matt from Wood&Faulk is kind of my hero. He's always making beautiful things from simple materials and, frankly, completely and utterly blowing my mind. Like this vintage-y camera case, for example. It's gorgeous! And so… Continue Reading

4650 views | Comments (0)

How To: Make a DIY Leather Bowl from Scraps!

By: Capreek Mar 29, 2012

created at: 03/29/2012

If you've seen those leather scrap bundles at your local craft store and have wondered what to do with them, wonder no more!  We've got a simple afternoon DIY project that will add a touch of rustic charm to your decor -- for… Continue Reading

6706 views | Comments (0)