Curbly Pumpkin Challenge: Make Quirky Pumpkin Dioramas

Alicia Lacy

Photo: Bruno Bornsztein

This year, a group of Curbly contributors and editors got together to create an series of DIY decor and entertaining projects using that iconic symbol of the season: the pumpkin. We'll be sharing our creations for the Curbly Pumpkin Challenge each day this week. Happy Fall.

The best school assignment in the world is the diorama. It's an indisputable fact: Gathering tiny objects and assembling...

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4 Design Secrets to Conquer the Tall Wall Challenge

Mod Home Ec Teacher

When so many people are challenged with decorating small spaces, it seems odd that there are those who struggle with decorating their great big tall walls. Luckily, there are more ways to capture and utilize that space than hanging a giant quilt way up there.(Don't you love those three poufs?)

1. Shelve it and use your collections as art. Functional, decorative and it pulls the wall into the coziness of the room.

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Getting the most out of your remodel

Marvin Windows

Why wouldn't you want to get the absolute most out of the time, energy and money you put into your remodeling project? A couple of articles we've read recently offer some tips on "getting the most" out of the work: maximizing square footage and maximizing style.

The CalFinder Blog has a nice write-up on some simple tips for getting the most square footage out of your home. Doing things like "build up, not out" will help you squeeze...

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