Make It: Packing Tape Image Transfer Art

By: Diy maven Mar 12, 2013

created at: 03/11/2013

Ashley from lil blue boo has a soft spot for image transfers, and her method of using packing tape to make them is so cool--and easy--I'm going to take her suggestion and make some for my various Continue Reading

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Whip Up a Fun and Festive Snow Cone Garland

By: Matt allison Mar 06, 2013

created at: 03/06/2013

As my toddler son is beginning to enjoy our daily crafting session, or making art, as he refers to it, I'm always on the look out for cheap and cheerful projects for us to make together. What could be more cheerful and delicious as this snow cone garland? Exactly!

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Make It: Folded Book Decor

By: Matt allison Feb 27, 2013

 

created at: 02/27/2013

My Danish friend Gitte Christensen from Objects & Use is at it again, this time showcasing a guide to upcycling your old thrift store book finds into stunning, inexpensive decor pieces.  

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Make It: Modern Metallic DIY Pendant Light -- From Empty Toilet Paper Rolls!

By: Capreek Feb 27, 2013

created at: 02/26/2013

Yes, you read that right. This oh-so-classy and minimal light is made from a decidedly not classy material: used up toilet paper rolls.            Continue Reading

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Roundup: 10+ Easy and DIYable Closet Door Makeovers

By: Diy maven Feb 19, 2013

created at: 02/18/2013

Bi-fold, sliding, swing. No, they're not classes of ballroom dances; they're  closet door types. Whatever kind of closet doors you have, or whatever you call them, we have a makeover for them. Read on, be inspired and go from slab to fab in no time.  

1. Janet gave her boring white bi-folds an architectural lift with cheap Continue Reading

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Roundup: 10 FREE Valentine's Day Printables

By: Matt allison Feb 06, 2013

created at: 02/06/2013

I'm constantly in awe of the quality of creative printables that amazing people choose to giveaway, FREE!

Here's my round up of a few of my favorite Valentine's Day themed items, from tongue and cheek whoopee cushions through to adorable geometric heart sharped boxes, there is something for everyone!       

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Roundup: 17 DIY Valentine's Day Decor Ideas

By: Brittni mehlhoff Feb 01, 2013

created at: 01/31/2013

Valentine's Day is one of the holidays I rarely get around to decorating for, but then I see all these awesome projects and it makes me want to change my ways. Does this ever happen to you?

This year, I am vowing to try at least one of these V-Day decor ideas. What about you? Will you join me?   Continue Reading

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How To: Make An Instagram Photo Cube

By: Matt allison Jan 30, 2013

created at: 01/30/2013

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 Photocube.

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How To: Make Sculptural Origami Pyramid Wall Art!

By: Capreek Jan 24, 2013

created at: 01/22/2013

I really love the look and inherent texture of sculptural wall art; I feel like it adds a unique energy to the room you just don't get with your typical 2D fare. If you're looking to add a unique "wow" factor to an entryway, guest room, or anywhere in your home for that matter, check out this clever DIY decor project from Rue Magazine!      Continue Reading

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Make It: A Modern DIY Origami Pendant Light

By: Capreek Jan 22, 2013

created at: 01/22/2013

Currently, all our pendant lighting needs are being met, but the next time I need something awesome (and inexpensive) to light our place, I will definitely try out this DIY origami lamp!       Continue Reading

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Make It: Giant Geometric Washi Tape Jewels

By: Matt allison Jan 16, 2013

 

created at: 01/16/2013

If you've caught a couple of my previous posts you'll know I'm a sucker for washi tape. While I've seen some great uses before I love this larger than life geometric art feature, it's one of the coolest creative uses I've seen and very much on trend.

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Roundup: 10 DIY Cord and Cable Organizers

By: Matt allison Jan 15, 2013

created at: 01/11/2013

A by-product of a plugged in life is that we are surrounded daily by a plethora of cables, a never ending proverbial rats nest of insulated wires.  

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Make It: Modern DIY Paper Scrap Wall Art

By: Capreek Jan 15, 2013

created at: 01/15/2013

If you've ever made anything out of paper, you know how quickly an unruly scrap pile can grow. It's always a shame to throw those (perfectly good) bits away, which is why I love this DIY idea from A Little Hut!     Continue Reading

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Roundup: 10 Awesome DIY Metallic Vases and Planters

By: Capreek Jan 14, 2013

created at: 01/14/2013

Who doesn't love a pop of shiny, metallic goodness? This design trend has been hot for a couple years and, judging by the huge amount of gold and copper DIY projects we keep seeing, it doesn't appear to be going out of style anytime soon. If your own space could use a little touch of shine, check out these easy vase and planter projects -- they'll add just the right amount of flair to desktops, counters, or windowsills!     Continue Reading

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Roundup: 15 DIY Office Storage and Organization Ideas

By: Capreek Jan 07, 2013

created at: 01/07/2013

Raise your hand if your home office or workspace could use some help in the storage and organization departments! That's everyone, right? Check out these 15 clever DIY ideas that are sure to make your space more functional -- and boost your productivity!     Continue Reading

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