FLOR's New Summer 2012 Collection

by DIY Maven

FLOR's New Summer 2012 Collection

 The folks at FLOR wanted us to let you know about their fresh & new styles and color combos perfect for summer. Of course the great thing about FLOR is their DIY friendliness, but they are also a perfect way to exercise your creative muscles and add color and personality to any space. The hallway runner above consists of no less than 7 different styles. They are Made You Look in Turquoise and Palm, Level Setting in Brown, Heaven Sent in Eggnog, Parallel Reality in Teal, Remembrance in Fuchsia and Just Plain Folk in Linen. 

More mellow than the first image but unique in its own

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12 DIY Wall Art Ideas Using Silhouettes

by Craftmel

12 DIY Wall Art Ideas Using Silhouettes

I just walked around my house and made a quick inventory of how many silhouette images I have as wall art in my home.  The count currently stands at 10, but that number increases drastically depending on what holiday decor I have out throughout the year. 

You could argue that I like silhouettes.  A lot.

Here are 12 silhouette art ideas that might inspire yet another piece to add to my collection.  

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Genius: Stickers Used as Wall Paper/Art

by DIY Maven

sticker wallpaper

During our nightly constitutionals, my boo and I pass a house in the neighborhood that has a minivan parked in the driveway that has some windows--the middle and back passenger sides--covered in stickers. They're about 1/4" apart. There's gotta be a hundred or so. It drives me NUTS! I feel compelled to get inside with a blade and scrape them off. A better use of all those stickers might have been turning them into wallpaper. Created

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How to Turn 1 Table into 2 Shelves

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How to Turn 1 Table into 2 Shelves

Beckie's grandma and grandpa gave her an old rickety table that was set for the trash heap. Beckie stepped in and saved the table. The only problem was she didn't need a table. Shelves, however, she could use. Her friend Mike used a jigsaw to saw the the table in half. A shot of primer and spray paint later, and this is what it looks like now:

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