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How To: Make a Modern Dip-Dyed Rope Dog Leash

By: Capreek Jun 20, 2013

Colorful rope dog leads have been all the rage in the pet accessories world lately -- and I am obsessed! But, with prices ranging anywhere from $70 to over $150, they're a little outside most people's "dog stuff" budgets. If you'd still like to get your paws on a stylish leash for your pooch (in whatever color your heart desires) without breaking the bank, give this easy DIY rope leash project a whirl!       Continue Reading

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How To: Make a DIY Hammock-Style Dog Car Seat Cover

By: Capreek Jun 19, 2013

Car rides with your pooch can be fun, but if your furry friend is leaving behind more hair than you can handle, it might be time to get a car seat cover! Instead of spending loads of money, though, why not give this DIY version a try?     Continue Reading

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Make It: Easy 3-Ingredient Homemade Dog Ice Cream

By: Capreek Jun 18, 2013

The dog days of summer are fast approaching! Keep your favorite four-legged friend cool with some homemade doggie ice cream. With only 3 simple, all-natural ingredients, this homemade treat is a cinch to make and will leave your dog begging for more!        Continue Reading

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Makeover Tour: A Colorful and Quirky "Big Girl Room" Bedroom Makeover

By: Capreek Jun 17, 2013

I'm super, super excited about our Makeover Tour today! It's kids and pets month here at Curbly, and to celebrate we're getting a behind the scenes look at this colorful, personality-filled bedroom any kid (or grown-up) would love. Check it out!     Continue Reading

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Before and After: A Funky Embellished Chair Makeover

By: Capreek Jun 17, 2013

This wicker chair was left abandoned and helpless on the side of the road. Fortunately for it, someone with some serious style and DIY design chops brought it home for some much-needed TLC.     

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Curbly Shopping Guide: 14 Summer Adventure Essentials!

By: Capreek Jun 13, 2013

It's summer (can I get a "hallelujah"??) and for many this sunny season means family vacations and travel. Whether your adventures take you to new cities or your own backyard, here are 14 awesome products from Fab -- the go-to online destination for amazing, curated modern design goodies -- that are sure to make your summertime exploits a success!      Continue Reading

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Make It: Colorful DIY Plasti-Dip Key Toppers

By: Capreek Jun 12, 2013

After seeing this quirky little DIY project, I kinda want to dip everything in colorful plastic! C'mon, admit it, you want to go dip-crazy, too. If you're on board for some colorful customization of totally mundane objects, read on!     Continue Reading

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Before and After: A Colorful Painted Dresser-turned-Changing Table Makeover

By: Capreek Jun 11, 2013

This Mid-Century dresser recently got a kid-friendly makeover and second life as a changing table. What do you think of the transformation?     

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Roundup: 12 Cool DIY Cardboard Playhouses and Toys for Kids

By: Capreek Jun 10, 2013

If you have a cardboard box hoarding problem (who doesn't in the age of online shopping?), consider turning them into one of these kid-friendly playhouses or toys!     Continue Reading

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Make It: Colorful DIY Fabric Coil Coasters

By: Capreek Jun 10, 2013

Fabric scraps, old sheets, t-shirts that have seen better days: give these textiles a new shot at life by turning them into colorful DIY coil coasters!     Continue Reading

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