I'm ALWAYS forgetting dates, meetings and to do's! I NEED to write them down and while it's easy enough to jot them down in iCal, there is something special and tactile about having a physical calendar adore your wall or desk.
You guys... I love when people get crafty and turn ordinary objects into extraordinary, way-more-functional objects. Like this clever decor hack from Curbly reader Kim!
Before you put away all those Christmas decorations (I always dread that task, don't you?), save any snowflake ornaments you have for this easy winter tablescape!
While I put this table together for our Christmas morning brunch, it would really work for any special winter meal. All you need is a mix of snowflakes to scatter down the table with some candlelight to make them sparkle. A quiet snowfall outside would add a nice touch as well. ;)...
I love a good desk DIY, especially when it involves recycled materials, and this tutorial is definitely a good one. There is even a storage shelf for books, pencils, etc. Check it out.
A quick trip to the hardware store will yield all the materials you need for this unique, modern side table!
The sofa table exists primarily because no one wants to look at the back of a couch. And granted, it’s a handy place for reading lamps and perhaps some photos or display-worthy books. But the problem, for some of us at least, is that a sofa table feels a little too traditional and grown-up, sort of like joining a country club or driving an automatic.
If you’ve ever dreamed of getting your house into Metropolitan Home or Architectural Digest but then screwed it all up by having kids, modBOX 2010 might just be your salvation. It is, in the words of its designer, “a modernist toy box for the hipster tyke.” Yet as cool as it looks on the outside, modBOX is all about the kid experience. It has a big catchall chest (perfect for emergency cleanups), plus two drawers that pull out, two book niches...
I love the idea of having a corner desk because it is such a great space saver, but I can never find one that I really like. So I was excited when I found a DIY corner desk that doesn't suck. In fact, it's completely awesome. Check it out.
I love this DIY headboard. Why? Because it would look equally amazing in a traditional or modern home!
First photo lollipops and now photo furniture?? It's a regular ol' photo transfer love fest up in here! And I'm totally diggin' it.
Branches, twigs, and logs -- oh my! Turn this readily available material into stylish decor accessories. Stumped? Here are 15 awesome projects to get the creative juices flowing.
What do you get when you take a plain IKEA chair and attack it with a Sharpie? Something totally awesome.
Our old TV stand is a generic IKEA type thing, so we needed something a little more bespoke. Plus, we had a shed full of old parquet gym floorboards, we'd picked up at the reclaimed wood yard.
What to do? Well, make a new TV stand out of the old floorboards of course. Here's how you can make one yourself - How Make a Floorboard TV Stand
Our current dining table is glass, but the part of me that longs to live in a Craftsman-meets-Modern style home in the Pacific Northwest really wants something a little more like this DIY beauty!