Dede Irving

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DIY Shelves: 5 Sleek DIY Shelf Storage Projects Under $50

(Image credit: Lauren Kelp)<p>Shelves are a wonderful thing. When you need extra storage, their loving, open surfaces provide you that extra space …

DIY Ikea Hack Distressed Wooden Shelves to Elevate your Home

For those of you that have been regular readers of Sugar & Cloth, you may recognize this DIY. This was one of the projects I created for the Ikea …

A Big Bunch of Our Best Totally Free Tips, Tricks & Ideas

(Image credit: Mireille and Simon's Unique and Unified Berlin Apartment, photographed by Lydia Brotherton for Apartment Therapy)<p>For all of us …

Tutorials

a milky vietnamese coffee popsicle recipe on the blog today from Lyndsay of CocoCakeLand http://www.poppytalk.com/2014/05/milky-vietnamese-coffee-popsicles.html …

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Simple Elegant Coffee Table

Introduction: Simple Elegant Coffee Table<p>About: Easy and affordable DIY projects and ideas. More About dezine »<p>This elegant and sophisticated coffee …

Woodworking

10 Awesome Picnic Recipes

<b>For a relaxing picnic adventure, it is necessary to pack foods that are easy to serve, transportable, but still creative. Bring a blanket in your</b> …

25 DIY Home Decor Ideas

When Spring is near I get the <b>home decorating</b> fever. I was so happy to find a ton of inspiration this week over at our link party. There were so many …

50 Life Hacks to Simplify your World

Lemony Spiked Sweet Tea

Kicked up with golden rum, this sweet tea is an interesting take on a longtime Southern classic. This recipe is from "Emeril at the Grill" by Emeril Lagasse.

Pomegranate-Champagne Punch

We used Champagne in this punch, but other sparkling white wines, such as Prosecco, are equally festive and just as good.

Riesling Sangria with Lychees

“Our consulting beverage director, Peter Vestinos, makes fun of my drinks because they’re always a little sweeter than he likes,” says chef Bill Kim. …

Bye, Bye Bugs (especially mosquitoes). Effective DIY Bug Spray Recipe! | Pronounce

Source: Håkan Dahlström<p>Looking for a natural DIY bug spray recipe that will not leave you soaked in horrific chemicals? <i>Who needs that!??</i><p>Here is where …

Essential Oils

Temporary Wall Treatment Ideas to Spruce Up your Rental

Shares 256K<p>If you’ve been around here awhile then you know we live in military housing. The thing about mil housing is that typically the houses are …

10 DIY Space Saving Projects To Make This Weekend

Being space-savvy in small apartments and homes means working in as much storage as possible. The trick is to fill all awkward and/or available …

Storage Ideas

Don't Make These Entertaining Mistakes!

Whether hosting dinner for sixty or lunch for six, avoid these mistakes.<p><i>MICHAEL DEVINE</i><p><b>When entertaining, DON'T:</b><p><b>• Make a seating chart:</b> People will organically be drawn to each other, let them mingle and see what happens. "It's more interesting that way," says Kathryn Ireland.<p><b>• Obsess over a theme:</b> …

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Upcycle – Recycle project: Turn a wine bottle into an etched water carafe.

I love how some restaurants just put a bottle of water on the table and you can refill your own glass. That concept and a plethora of empty wine …

Iced Coffee Recipe - How To Brew it At Home

<b>Whether you call it iced coffee,</b> cold brew coffee, or toddy, it’s a must-have in any coffee lover’s home. It’s delicious on hot summer days when you …

10 Easy-to-Find Secondhand Staples (and How To DIY These Thrift Store Finds)

(Image credit: Apartment Therapy Classifieds)<p>Here are 10 secondhand staples you run into at thrift stores all the time, and 10 corresponding DIY …

Thrifting

Brick House

The other side of the living room needed something large. A statement piece I think real designers would call it. Well, I fell in love with the …

Campaign Inspired Dresser Hack

<b>Materials:</b> Hemnes dresser, sand paper, white semi-gloss paint, flat corner braces, screws, knobs/pulls<p><b>Description:</b> This super easy hack involved …

How To: Make a Colorful DIY Hanging Rope Mirror

I love, love, LOVE this colorful spin on the nautical rope/leather belt mirrors that have been popular lately. And, as it turns out, this version is …

Build DIY Floating Shelves With Ana White

We could not be more thrilled to introduce Ana from Ana-White.com who’s swinging by with an amazing build-it-yourself project for anyone who’s ever …

DIY Basics: Gold-Dipped Ceramics

You know what your home needs? Gold! Whether you’re decorating for a wedding, sprucing things up for a dinner party, or just feel like channeling your inner King Midas, these gold-dipped vases are a simple way to go for… the gold! :)<p><b>Materials:</b> <br>– white bud vases<p>– white ceramic tumblers<p>– white …

Three Exotic Necktie Knots to Try: The Eldredge Knot, The Trinity Knot, and The Cape Knot

Forget the Double Windsor! Stylish gentlemen who fancy the kind of necktie knots that turn heads prefer these three exotic knots: The Eldredge Knot, …

Ombre Basket Pattern

I am so amazed at the interest with this basket<p>I used 9 colors and tried to achieve an ombre effect.<p>The size is about three times larger than the …

A New Headboard by Bedtime: 12 Unusual & Affordable DIY Headboard Ideas

(Image credit: Adrienne Breaux)<p>Looking to make a bold impact with your bedroom decor? We showed you unusual items to use as nightstands last week, …

Small Spaces