DIY Tutorials

DIY Love Pillow Cover {posted January 26, 2015}

DIY Love Pillow

Supplies: red fabric | white fabric | red thread | needle | scissors | measuring tape or yard stick | pencil or marker | paper | iron & ironing board | pins

DIY Holiday Pillow Covers {posted December 21, 2014}

Decking the Dining Room

Supplies: Black fabric | scissors | measuring tape or yard stick | pencil | large object for circle tracing | white fabric marker | iron & ironing board | pins | silver marker | sewing supplies (I used a machine, but this is do-able by hand if you’re willing to put in the time) | 4 tassels

DIY Glitter Holiday Ornaments {posted December 17, 2014}

DIY Ornaments

Supplies: wood cut-outs | metallic spray paint | mod podge | sponge brush | fine glitter | Krylon’s glitter blast clear sealer | ribbon | hot glue gun & glue | accouterments

Holiday Book Tree {posted December 7, 2014}

Tree of Knowledge

DIY Pinecone Turkeys {posted November 17, 2014}

Turkey Talk

Supplies: pinecones | pipe cleaners | pom-poms | googly eyes | felt | scissors | hot glue gun & glue sticks | accouterments

Hand Painted Pumpkins {posted October 19, 2014}

Hand Painted Pumpkins

Creating a Functional Gallery Wall {posted September 24, 2014}

Functional Gallery Wall

DIY Jewelry Storage {posted September 19, 2014}

DIY Jewelry Storage

Supplies: scrap wood  |  saw  |  sandpaper  |  pencil  |  measuring tape  |  drill  |  drill bits  |  paint or stain  |  protective gloves  |  an old rag or t-shirt (to apply stain)  |  knobs & nuts  |  picture hangers

DIY Fireplace Headboard {posted August 25, 2014}

DIY Fireplace Headboard

Supplies: Fireplace Mantel (check your local salvage shops!) | 1 sheet of plywood | 2 sheets of foam | spray adhesive | fabric of your choice | staple gun and staples | power drill and screws | saw | measuring tape | yard stick | marker

Custom Distressed Wall Art {posted June 15, 2014}

I Love You Bettah

“Be Our Guest” Guest Room Wall Art {posted May 27, 2014}

Be Our Guest

DIY American Flag Pallet Wall Art {posted May 12 & 20, 2014}

Stars and Stripes

7 Days of Holiday Cheer {posted December 15-22, 2013}

7 Days of Holiday Cheer

Day 1: Add a Splash of Color  |  Day 2: Bring Nature Into Your Home  |  Day 3: Ornaments Aren’t Just for the Tree  |  Day 4: Dress Up Your Bar  |  Day 5: Turn Down the Lights and Turn Up the Sparkle  |  Day 6: Decorate the Unexpected  |  Day 7: Make Your Own Decorative Accents

DIY Rustic Headboard & How to Distress Your Own Wood {posted December 3 & 9, 2013}

Supplies: pine boards (three 2x10x10s and three 2x4x10s for a full-sized headboard)  |  measuring tape  |  pencil or marker  |  miter saw  |  heavy metal objects for distressing  |  sandpaper (40, 80 and 120 grit)  |  power sander  |  protective eyewear  |  wood stain  |  gloves  |  old rags  |  screws  |  drill

Give Thanks DIY Banner {posted November 20, 2013}

DIY Give Thanks Banner

Supplies: burlap  |  one thick piece of paper to use as a tracer  |  ruler  |  pencil  |  scissors  |  cutting mat & rotary cutter (optional)  |  paint brush  |  acrylic paint  |  ribbon  |  tacky glue  |  scrap paper or newspaper

How to Create a Gallery Wall {posted November 13, 2013}

Before I was even done hanging, I could tell that two of my frames were much too close together and the "B" kept getting more and more crooked each time I hammered a nail into the wall.  It was driving me nuts!

Supplies: measuring tape  |  string  |  scissors  |  painters tape  |  level  |  hammer  |  nails  |  picture hangers  |  ladder  |  lots of fun picture frames, wall art, and other assorted objects to make your gallery yours

DIY Acorn Hanger {posted November 4, 2013}

DIY Acorn HangerSupplies: fall tchotchkes (I used acorns) | burlap ribbon (with wire if possible) | grosgrain ribbon | tacky glue | hot glue | scissors

DIY Fall Monogram Hanger {posted November 2, 2013}

DIY Fall Monogram HangerSupplies: wooden letter | acrylic paint | paint brush | sandpaper | faux fall leaves or other floral | fall pick | burlap ribbon | grosgrain ribbon | tacky glue | wire | wire cutters | hot glue | scissors

7 Days of Fall: A Day-By-Day Guide to Embracing the Season {posted October 23-29, 2013}

7 Days of Fall: A Day-By-Day Guide to Embracing the SeasonDay 1:  Bring Nature Into Your Home  |  Day 2:  Dust Off Your Decorative Glass  |  Day 3:  Add a Little Sparkle  |  Day 4:  Light Some Candles  |  Day 5:  You Can Never Have Too Much Raffia  |  Day 6:  Pull Out Your Plaid  |  Day 7:  Add a Few Seasonal Items Each Year

DIY Rustic Fall Planters {posted October 18, 2013}

DIY Rustic Fall Planters Supplies: basic planters | acrylic paints | paint brushes | small paper plates | brush-on glaze

It’s {Finally} Pumpkin Time!  {posted October 12, 2013}

It's {Finally} Pumpkin Time!Supplies: pumpkins | computer paper | pencil | tape | scissors | acrylic paints | paint brush | can of Shellac

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