5 Ways for Wood Pallet Recycling

If you are like most DIY decorators, you may not have realized that the alley behind your local grocery store is a source for trendy, new design accessories! Repurposing wood pallets into pieces of furniture or art is an inexpensive and relatively easy way to insert texture, visual interest, and green living into your decor. {…Read More…}

5 Ways to Decorate with Terra Cotta Pots

It’s summertime, when most homeowners make more than a few trips to the garden center.  While you shop for your outdoor spaces at the local nursery, why not get some inspiration for your indoor spaces, too?  Stacks of terra cotta pots you pass on your way to the petunias are just waiting to be repurposed {…Read More…}

Custom Cabinet Knobs

Cabinet knobs can be expensive.  At places like Anthropologie the high end knobs can range anywhere from $6 — $16.  If you have a dresser with six knobs you are shelling out some big bucks just for hardware.  I wanted to show you a way you can create beautiful custom knobs at home for a {…Read More…}

5 Ways to Give a Gift to Dad

Father’s Day is coming up on Sunday, June 19th. That gives you two weeks to create  awesome gifts to show the fathers in your lives just how very precious they are to you. Now you may be thinking that homemade, crafty gifts aren’t really what dads want. They want manly gifts, like sporting equipment or {…Read More…}