Make This Pottery Barn-Inspired French Valentine Pillow

By: Diy maven Jan 23, 2013

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Debbie did all the hard work for this one. Not only does she give the details of how to make this Pottery Barn-Inspired French Valentine Pillow, she also provides the Continue Reading

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Our Daughter's DIY Princess Party (Not in a Pack), Part II

By: Alicia Jan 22, 2013

DIY Rapunzel Party
Last week, I wrote about some of our inspiration and preparation for our daughter's Rapunzel-themed birthday party. To recap, we wanted to give our four-year-old the party of her dreams without purchasing everything from a princess party pack. So, we enlisted the help of Pinterest and our Silhouette Cameo cutting machine and made it magical. Read on to see what we did.Continue Reading

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Before & After: A Funky Chair Makeover -- Times Two!

By: Capreek Jan 21, 2013

created at: 01/21/2013

This chair doesn't just get one funky makeover... it gets two!! Check out the after-after below and let us know which version is your fave!     Continue Reading

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Make This: A DIY Typographic Chair Makeover for Font Lovers

By: Brittni mehlhoff Jan 17, 2013

created at: 01/16/2013

Before you throw away that tired set of dining room chairs, try this check out this chair makeover. I've seen plenty of reupholstery jobs, but the stencil on this one makes it one of the coolest chair redos I've seen in a while.   Continue Reading

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Planning a DIY Princess Party (Not in a Package)

By: Alicia Jan 15, 2013

A DIY Rapunzel Birthday Party
Our little girl is turning four next week, and we're in full party planning mode. This year's planning is especially interesting since we're living in a house with no kitchen, and in various but consistent states of complete chaos. Nevertheless, it's our four-year-old's birthday, and there will be a rockin' little kids' birthday... in, um, an octogenarian par-tay room.Continue Reading

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How To: Make DIY Fabric Storage Boxes

By: Capreek Jan 14, 2013

created at: 01/13/2013

Storage bins just got a whole lot cooler with this DIY idea from Brett Bara!     Continue Reading

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How To: Sew a French Press Coffee Cozy

By: Brittni mehlhoff Jan 11, 2013

created at: 01/09/2013

Keep your coffee warm and toasty with this quilted, do-it-yourself coffee press cozy.   Continue Reading

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How To: Make a Wooden Yarn Bowl

By: Capreek Jan 07, 2013

created at: 01/07/2013

Whether you knit or simply have a slew of fabulously talented knitter friends, this simple DIY idea is the perfect accessory for this yarn-based craft!     Continue Reading

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Curbly Giveaway: Win $1000 from Blinds.com

By: Bruno Jan 07, 2013

Win a $500 gift card to Blinds.com!
And you thought you were done getting gifts this winter! This week, we've teamed up with Blinds.com to give away two $500 gift cards; that means two lucky winners will get five big ones to spends at Blinds.com, where you can find an awesome selection of blinds, shades, shutters and drapes. Read on to find out how to enter!Continue Reading

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DIY Cross-Stitch Sweater

By: Craftmel Dec 26, 2012

DIY Cross-stitch Sweater

No, we're not talking granny sweaters... we're thinking of the modern spin to an old look, with over-sized and bold patterns.  This very simple heart pattern would be easy to duplicate and is perfect for the cooler weather.   Continue Reading

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Best of Curbly: Top 10 Original How-Tos of 2012

By: Bruno Dec 20, 2012

Best of Curbly: Top 10 How To Projects from 2012
We're wrapping up the year with our favorite DIY ideas from 2012. Here are the original how-to projects I liked best this year. Starting with dog treats and cabinet makeovers, all the way through to DIY household cleansers and organization ideas. Enjoy! (All links open in new tabs for your browsing pleasure)Continue Reading

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How To: Make Simple DIY Felt Tree Ornaments

By: Capreek Dec 18, 2012

created at: 12/18/2012

How adorable are these felt tree ornaments?? There's still time to whip up a few for yourself or as cheery little gift toppers!     Continue Reading

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Best of Curbly: Top 10 DIY Art Projects of 2012

By: Capreek Dec 17, 2012

created at: 12/17/2012

As 2012 rolls to a close, we're paying tribute to a year full of awesome DIY ideas with roundups of our most-loved projects and posts! First up, our ten favorite art and art-inspired decor projects. Enjoy!     Continue Reading

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Make It: DIY Ink Blot Placemats

By: Brittni mehlhoff Dec 14, 2012

created at: 12/13/2012

Is your dining room table looking a little less than inspired lately? Dress it up before the holidays rush in with this DIY.   Continue Reading

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Roundup: 15 DIY Garland Ideas for the Holidays

By: Brittni mehlhoff Dec 13, 2012

created at: 12/12/2012

Garlands are one of the most fun DIY projects to tackle during the holidays. Don't you think? They're festive and versatile and pretty much anyone can make one. So, if you're looking for some garland inspiration for decorating your mantle or elsewhere this year, be sure to check out this list of creative ideas.   

reindeer garland

1. diy santa reindeer garland

created at: 12/12/2012

2. cozy pom pom garland

easy neon garland

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