Trending Projects with Polka Dots

Seriously, I love polka dots. It's kind of an obsession. They are fun and classic all at the same time, and thanks to Kate Spade (my fav!) and other designers of our day, glam too! So if you're looking for a DIY way to bring more charm and whimsy to any room, as well as a stylish update, try these projects with polka dots! Don't blame us if you become hooked though. As far as I know, there are no … [Read more...]

Gift Wrap Organizing • Ideas & Projects

When your home is on the smaller side, little niceties in life like gift wrapping can be a real pain. I mean, it really isn't fun to spend an hour searching out the birthday paper vs. the holiday paper, finding scissors and tape, then not being able to find the right color ribbon and having to run to the store at 10 PM, right? Wouldn't it be nice if every time you needed to wrap, you had one place … [Read more...]

Free Christmas Printables & Tags Galore!

We love the holidays. Everything about it. Ok, well not everything. The chaos could be tamed down a little, right? Running around to find the perfect "this" and the perfect "that' to make your home feel as full of Christmas spirit as the North Pole on Christmas Eve? Yea, we are all for creating the atmosphere to make memories, but anything we can do to make it easier, we're gonna do! We found all … [Read more...]

Easy DIY Paint Pen Christmas Ornaments

We all like a little sparkle around the holidays, and we think silver and gold is the way to do it. Elegant and glam, pretty and yet really easy, these DIY paint pen ornaments were made with metallic ribbon and paint pens. We think these would be great to nestle into a pretty holiday bowl lined with fabric or filled with craft snow, as well as on the tree. Oh, and we threw in a cute ribbon filled … [Read more...]

Creative Door Mats You Can Make Yourself

One of the first places a visitor to your home gets a taste of your style and personality is at your front door. So let your creativity shine there! Make these DIY custom door mats to welcome family and friends, and let them reflect you and your family. Are you colorful? Simple? Traditional? Choose a project here that lets you create a door mat that is one of a kind. Our featured project above, … [Read more...]

Craft Storage Ideas for Small Spaces

If you are a DIY'er, chances are pretty good you're a crafter too. It doesn't take many craft supplies before your home can feel cluttered and supplies are lost. I know having a small home can make it even worse...especially if you can't have an entire room devoted to your crafts. I know I can't! I personally use the bin system, with clear bins on shelving. (In my laundry room, BTW!) But after … [Read more...]

Fall Wreaths DIY

I can't wait for fall each year... I love summer, I'll miss the long days and the relaxing times, but there is something so comforting about fall. It is one of my favorite seasons, and I love to spend a little time decorating for fall, without going overboard. One of the best ways to do that is with a fall wreath... Seen from the street, you can greet visitors with a blast of autumn coziness … [Read more...]

11 Ideas for Pretty Pumpkins

We all know that when it comes to fall decorating, pumpkins are our go-to project idea for bringing that autumn feel to any room, porch or  garden. But it doesn't have to be that same old jack o'lantern, and it doesn't have to be just about Halloween. Pumpkins are a part of the harvest,  and should be celebrated as part of the fall bounty in our homes. With that in mind, we searched the … [Read more...]

18 Classy Fall Decorating Projects (part 2)

So if you missed Part One of this post, you might want to jump right on over and check out our first 9 classy fall decorating projects! But don't forget to jump right back over here to check out the rest! So here we go with your next nine fall projects! Make a rustic twig table runner from this tutorial by HGTV... this is a really simple project, and I love working with natural materials... I … [Read more...]

3D Wall Art Projects

No one likes boring wall art. So DIY yourself some dimension! Welcome to our roundup of DIY 3D wall art projects! These are great for living room, bedroom or kids rooms. So try some unique materials, play with colors, and make some wall art that does just a little bit more! Our featured project, above, is a DIY nail and yarn wall art by Jen loves Kev. It is really reminiscent of those string art … [Read more...]