Adding a few new accessories to a room is a great way to inexpensively change the look and feel of a space. So, if you're on a tight budget but want to give a living space in your home a mini makeover, this might be a good route to try. Here are ten unique home accessories that will give any room instant interest.
We recently moved into a new (to us) home and have been slowly decorating over the past few months as money and inspiration allow. Our dining room is the first space people see when they come over, so getting this room looking good and, you know, actually being functional is at the top of our list. We've found a dining table we love, but now it's time to spring for some stylish chairs!
I recently had the opportunity to be a guest curator for UGallery, an amazing online marketplace that features affordable artwork from up-and-coming American artists. From oil painting to photography, sculpture to drawing there is something for every budget and style!
The practice of bringing a hostess gift as a small token of thanks seems to be a (nearly) lost tradition these days. We say it's time to bring it back! Here are 22 simple DIY projects that will make a big impact in showing your party host just how much you appreciate their efforts.
Housewarming parties are a good excuse to gather friends and family together to celebrate new chapters and new homes -- but don't show up empty handed! Here are 10 gift ideas that are sure to put a smile on the party host's face and bring a touch of friendship and warmth to their new abode.
It's January, the coldest and dreariest month of the year. To combat the chill, we've rounded up 15 of our favorite throw blankets that are sure to keep you warm and cozy -- and stylish! So, pour yourself a nice cup of tea, grab your favorite book, and check out our top picks.
If you're having trouble figuring out what to get the ladies on your Christmas list this year, I think I can help. I've rounded up the coolest DIY jewelry and style accessories I could find, any of which would make a great handmade gift for the holidays. Let the DIYing begin!
My DIY/design/craft/art obsession came very early in life. From Grandma's crocheting, Mom's sewing, Dad's handiwork, and my brother and sisters' artistic abilities. It was everywhere. If that sounds familiar, then the kids in your life will
We've scoured Etsy to find ten of our favorite handmade home decor gift ideas! Check out our picks below and let us know some of your favorite Etsy shops in the comments!
Curbliers, we have some exciting news! Recently, the good folks at Pinterest invited us to head up their DIY Gifts board for the holidays. We are SUPER stoked to be a part of this project!
We've also invited some of our favorite bloggers and tastemakers to join in the fun, so take a peek at our DIY Gifts board, see what we've been pinning, and get inspired!
P.S. Be sure to follow all our non-holiday pins for more...
Good gifts can be hard to find. And I don't work well under pressure, so with less than four weeks left until Christmas, I'm feverishly trying to find the perfect present for everyone on my list. I'm especially fond of kits this year... I consider them to be the modern, DIY version of the gift basket. Keep reading to see ten of my very favorites.
Forget the early-morning-Black-Friday-shopping this year and give your child something unique and handmade! We've rounded up 12 great gifts for your littles that support handmade Etsy shop owners and a few other online shops as well!
I've always been the type who gives lots of smaller gifts instead of one big one - I don't like to put all my eggs in one basket. So obviously I love stocking stuffers. And I love DIY stocking stuffers even more. Here are 15 of my favorites.
If you're hoping to find unique items for the holidays, Etsy is one of the best places to shop. If you want to make sure to get all your gifts and goodies ordered in enough time though, you may want to start looking now (since many Etsy items are made to order). So here's a gift guide that can serve as a jumping off point for holiday gift giving for friends and family. Here are ten handmade gift ideas for anyone (guy or gal), for under $30.
Although it's hard to believe, it's almost that time of year when holiday parties start occupying most weekends. Most people's go-to gift for these kinds of events is usually a bottle of wine, but sometimes it's nice to surprise your hostess with something different. Here are 60 fantastic DIY hostess gifts that you can start thinking about ahead of time to avoid excessive holiday stress.
It's BBQ season, y'all! Gather your friends and family and make the most of the warm summer nights. With these outdoor entertaining essentials from Fab
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!
Dads are notoriously hard to buy for, but a couple of times a year we all reach deep into our gift-giving pockets and wrack our brains trying to determine the 'perfect' gift for Dad. Of course, Father's Day is one of those times and it is coming up fast. June 16th to be exact. So instead of struggling to figure out a great gift in time for Dad's day this year, just check out this gift guide. It's a whole lot easier than stressing out and there are plenty of affordable gifts to choose from (the vast majority are under $75).
June is kids and pets month here at Curbly which, as a self-proclaimed "Crazy Dog Lady" makes me really happy! While I love all animals and pets, today I'm focusing on the furry kind: cats and dogs. Check out my top ten picks for each and give your four-legged friends something to really bark (or purr) about!
Father's Day is right around the corner (June 16th, mark your calendars!). If you're planning on making your old man a gift this year, here are 25 DIY gift ideas that are sure to make the occasion a memorable one!