I love this light-up sign idea! While the wording isn't particularly applicable to my life (no kids here!), it's a clever wall art / lighting combo project that could easily be adapted to anyone's space or personal style! … Continue Reading
Nearly 50 years ago, CBS ran a television show called "The 21st Century." In it, Walter Cronkite gave a tour of a mock-up of an imagined home office that Mad Men types would be using in the 2001. Were the prognosticators off? Watch and weigh in!
Walter Cronkite in the Home Office of 2001 (1967) (via You Tube)
I'll admit it, I'm a sucker for decorative bowls (And throw pillows! I loves me some throw pillows. Oh, and blankets. And probably ten thousand other things, let's be honest. Anyway, back to bowls...). There's always a use for them, whether they're actually holding anything or just looking pretty. These DIY glitter bowls definitely fall into the latter, straight-eye-candy category, which is fine by me!… Continue Reading
We're excited to share an exclusive makeover with you today! You may remember Alexandra Hedin and her fresh and colorful style from her week of inspiring guest posts last spring. Since then, she's been busy giving her basement laundry room a bright, cheery, and oh-so-functional makeover. Read on to check out the new space and get some behind-the-scenes details!… Continue Reading
Now this is an alternate use I've never seen before. An old brown porch step--not much unlike the one pictured above--was slathered in two coats of bright white… Continue Reading
I'll admit that the coat rack/wall hook situation in our entryway (which is really just our living room) needs a little help. When we have guests over, they inevitably ask, "So... uh, where do you want me to put my coat?" -- which means "Dude. Get a coat rack already." We end up tossing jackets over the back of a random piece of furniture and call it day, but I'd love to surprise our friends with an actual, honest-to-goodness coat rack or wall hook the next time they come over. One of these modern DIY options ought to do the trick! … Continue Reading
I spotted this ridiculously awesome (and relatively easy) DIY furniture project the other day and thought, "Oh my goodness. The world must know of this!" And you are the world, dear Curbliers -- or we are, if Michael Jackson and Lionel Richie are to be believed.… Continue Reading
You may be wondering who has time to hand-paint a bunch of thumbtacks. I don't... but after seeing how awesome these look (and being a sucker for adding color and pattern everywhere I possibly can), I think I just might make time for this little project!… Continue Reading
After Capree's big office reveal, I'm feeling inspired to makeover my own workspace. I don't really have the time to dedicate to any huge changes right now, but on a smaller scale, I think it's pretty doable. Sometimes, just updating your desk area with a few new accessories can make a huge difference. So here is a roundup of 11 do-it-yourself office accessories to get your mini home office makeover… Continue Reading
I LOVE Instagram, my stream is filled daily with beautiful images from across the world from some very creative people, likewise I hope I inspire others with my own snapshots.
Though sometimes you just want to have something tangible to relive those memories, enter the DIY… Continue Reading