How To: Turn Logs into a Natural Raised Garden Bed!

by Capree K

How To: Turn Logs into a Natural Raised Garden Bed!

So... let's say you just finished up an epic weekend of tree pruning and yard clearing, or just happen to have a pile of sticks and logs hanging around.  If you're a resourceful Curblier, you know there's something to be done with all that yard waste besides tossing it or turning it into a giant bonfire.  But what?  We have the answer below!  

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Three Nature-Inspired Stools to Make Yourself

by Capree K

Three Nature-Inspired Stools to Make Yourself

One huge trend as of late has been nature-inspired furniture and decor, especially log stools and side tables: they're Scandinavian, rustic, and modern all at once, which may explain some of the allure.  I've seen them all over the Internet and from just about every online retailer.  The problem is, most of these bad boys cost a ridiculously pretty penny and I'm willing to bet you could DIY them for a whole lot less.  

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The Woody Side of Modern

by DIY Maven

The Woody Side of Modern

Brent Comber, artist and ‘fourth generation Vancouverite’ creates ‘art that blend[s] the natural shapes and materials of the Pacific Northwest with a modern urban aesthetic.’ Those materials--recycled and reclaimed cedar, Douglas fir and maple--are generally not associated with modern interiors; however, Brent’s use of them confirms the glorious versatility of wood–even the rustic variety.

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