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15 Creative Ways to Reuse Old Shoes

Going through your old shoes and getting rid of certain pairs to make room in your closet can be difficult. It’s always hard to let go of a pair you …

The Easiest DIY to Get Your Home Ready for Fall

The transition into fall gives you the perfect excuse to update your wardrobe and add some new accessories to your home. So if you’ve already added new fall layering pieces to your closet, now it’s time to get the rest of your house up to snuff for the season. Pom pom duvet, fall scented candle and …

25 DIY Projects to Tackle Before Summer Ends

Now's the time to wrap up these home improvement projects before the weather turns.<p>You've still got a few weeks left to tackle those last-minute DIY …

Easy Weekend Projects for Fall

It’s been awhile since we’ve presented a DIY project roundup, and fall is the perfect time to gather design inspiration as the crisp chill in the air …

Wall Art

Back to Cool: 10 Ways to Prep Your Home for Lower Temps

With Labor Day behind us, fall will be here sooner than we know—and with it will come chilly temperatures and harsh, blustery winds. Is your home …

10 Tips to Prepare Your Yard for Cold Weather

With the colder weather on its way, some people may believe they’ll have one less chore on their to-do list: yard maintenance. They are mistaken. In …

Weather

Home Decor Elegance from Lionel Richie | shopswell

As we head to Las Vegas this weekend for Shoptalk, we noticed the name Lionel Richie on the agenda. In case you missed it, Lionel Richie has launched …

tiny houseplants.

A houseplant in a tiny apartment doesn’t have to be tiny in and of itself, but you might want it to be.I wrote about houseplants a bit last summer. …

Plants

How to Paint a Room Like a Pro

Painting a room is one of the quickest and most impactful ways to give your home new life. The problem? Most homeowners who hire professional painters will pay somewhere between $380 and $790 for a 10-by-12-foot room. Ouch! Going for a whole house refresh? That could cost between $941 and $2,431 on …

Decorating Mistakes That Make Your Home Look Messy

Bet you didn't realize that a few little things would create major messes.<p>Everyone knows the key to a livable, functioning home is to first keep it …

Home Decorating

6 Life Hacks Using Vinegar That Can Help You Crush Toxins and Plastic in Your Home - One Green Planet

It doesn’t take long in the DIY scene to learn that vinegar is amongst the most wonderful things in the world. It’s naturally inexpensive for one and …

Green Living

Discover Your Home's Decor Personality: Warm Industrial Inspirations

If large, open, lofted spaces and rugged materials like raw wood and metal catch your eye, your home style may be warm industrial. Here are 11 …

Homegrown Furniture: Grassy DIY Seat System Sprouts Up From Your Yard

How green can your outdoor furniture get? Sure, you can buy recycled plastic lawn chairs, loungers with renewable bamboo frames and cushions covered …

Avant-garde

12 Cool Things You Can Make From Pallets

Nailing farmhouse style this season just got easier.

We Want Everything--Especially The Swan Lights--From The New Oh Joy For Target Line

The Oh Joy collection is one of our favorite ongoing Target collaborations. The line, which features incredibly fun and colorful home decor from …

How To Build a Halloween Coffin

This Halloween, DIY stands for death-it-yourself.<p>Want to increase your home's creepy quotient on Halloween? Well then, leave your precise woodworking skills behind and slam together this pine box. For once, bad workmanship is good.<p><i>[Refer to the diagram below when building the coffin.]</i><p>1. Layout the …