Colored Nuts and Bolt Necklace

nuts and bolts necklace

I love jewelry as evidenced by my massive in-the-wall jewelry cabinet I just built.  Whenever I happen to shower and do my hair (you know…like every 3rd day—{giggle} I make sure to have earrings and a necklace on.  I like wearing unique pieces and this nuts & bolts necklace can be changed out to accommodate any {…Read More…}





5 Ways to Make a Sliding Barn Door

5-Ways-DIY-Barn-Door

One of the trends I’ve been trying to figure out how to incorporate into my own home is the sliding barn door. Up until recently, barn doors were a high-end privacy solution, due to the expense of the specialized hardware required to make them slide. Fortunately, intrepid DIYers have been working on money-saving solutions to that! This is no longer a design feature that is out of reach. Here are five examples of barn doors that homeowners designed and installed themselves. Enjoy!

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Hex Nut Necklace

hex nut necklace

Have you ever ventured into the hardware store to see what you can find to create with?  I was hanging with my friend Rebecca from Bex & Bestie today and she came up with a simple yet adorable hex nut necklace.  It is so painfully easy but such a simple statement piece as well.  It {…Read More…}





Vintage Door Knob Hooks

vintage door knob drawer pulls

Over the years I have amassed a huge box full of vintage door knobs, drawer pulls, door knockers and other hardware.  I love vintage door knobs but have never really known what to do with them.  Well I finally figured out how to convert them into drawer pulls or wall hooks which will make them {…Read More…}