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Hostess Gift Idea: Etched Wooden Spoons

This holiday season, thank your host or hostess with something stylish and handmade. Make a set of lovely etched wooden spoons with this project idea from Design Mom!<p>Ready to get started? Head over to Design Mom to see more photos, tips, and tricks!

How-To: Swants

Having trouble keeping your bottom half as toasty as your top half? Then look no further than this clever tutorial from Stephen West for making pants from sweaters aka “swants.”<p>[via Thread Party]


Gold + Acrylic Clipboards

I LOVE using a clipboard to organize my papers for work or for something personal, like holiday or party planning. Here is a fun way to make yours functional <i>and</i> lovely via Design Sponge.


9 Weekend Projects to Try

1 Comments<p>We've been socked in these past couple of weeks with our fair share of fog and the sound of fog horns every night. I actually love this …

Articles about 7 best kitchen and bath renovations on Dwell.com - Dwell

In this exclusive series for Dwell.com, Linda Taalman of Taalman Koch Architecture tracks the hands-on renovation of her and ...<p>Smart details in recent KitchenAid products point to how appliances are becoming increasingly efficient and intelligent.<p>The most intensely used rooms in the house depend …

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House Tour: Gregory and Jenny's Relaxed Hippie Bungalow

<b>Name:</b> Gregory Beauchamp and Jenny Corgan <b><br>Location:</b> Venice, California <b><br>Size:</b> 1,200 square feet <b><br>Years lived in:</b> 3+ years; Rented<p>If the Brady Brunch could …

Organize Your Space with DIY Bookshelves

So many books, so many collectibles, so little room… If you’re short on shelf space, this post is for you, especially if you feel like getting …

Pretty Bathroom Jars

I'm in love with the new shower curtain I bought for my kids bathroom. (target) The colors and design are just too fun. I decided to ...

Vintage Suitcases that Go Boom

Oct 26, 2010 by Grace<p>I’ve always had fantasies of being a DJ, and if these BoomCases had existed in my college years, I may have just traded my …

Hand Stamped Clementine Wall

Today I’m so excited to share an easy method for creating the look of wallpaper with paint. You already know we love statement walls. They’re such an …

DIY Hanging Terrarium Garden

DIY Stone Necklace

How-To: Mini Yarn Ball Push Pins

Add some adorable to your studio’s inspiration board with this fun mini yarn ball push pins tutorial from Sara at Mr. Handsomeface!<p>Time for your afternoon crafting break? Head over to Mr. Handsomeface to see the full how-to.


MAKEKIND: Creative DIY projects from graphic designer, Christine Wisnieski

Any plans for the long weekend? I’m planning a little get together to soak up every last bit of summer and to celebrate my mister’s birthday. In …

Buy or DIY: Anthropologie Inspired Wood Hanging Mirror

Thank goodness for Anthropologie, and their constant influx of beautiful products that so many people drool over. Caitlin over at Desert Domicile …


Dispatch from S. Africa | Kevin Boyd

3 Comments<p>I was struck by this light installation that I happened upon in the latest issue of Elle Decoration Magazine. Designed by graphic, interior …

How-To: Mid-Century Wall Sculpture

Give your decor a decidedly modern makeover with this mid-century wall sculpture tutorial that Heather Jennings from Poppyhaus shared on Design Sponge!<p>Ready to try your hand at mid-centry style? Head over to Design Sponge to see the full how-to.


Matchin Steamer Trunk Wine and Liquor Cabinets • Recyclart

These are made from 1940’s metal and wood steamer trunks. I used pine and oak for the inside paneling and …

Saving Summer: 5 DIY Ways to Keep & Display Flowers or Botanicals

It's hard to let garden flowers go at the end of the season. By pressing or drying your beloved botanicals, you can keep nature at hand throughout …


truebluemeandyou: DIY Paper to Fabric

truebluemeandyou: <b>DIY Paper to Fabric.</b> I’ve been seeing a lot of artistic paper dresses, waterproofed journals etc… I even posted Buy or DIY waterproof origami pendants <b>here</b>. This is so much easier and cheaper than using beeswax.<p><b>DIY Book Pages to Fabric Tutorial from Design Sponge here.</b> This is supposed to feel more like oilcloth that you can sew on. Really easy DIY using silicone to coat the pages. This reminds me of my post on <b>dipping paper in beeswax</b> to waterproof and preserve it (also think …

Rock Paper Scissors Crafts. 

• Rock crushes Scissors or crushes Lizard<br>• Scissors cuts Paper or decapitates Lizard<br>• Paper covers Rock or disproves Spock<br>• Lizard eats Paper or poisons Spock<br>• Spock vaporizes Rock or smashes Scissors

How-To: Mason Jar Bathroom Organizer

I don’t know about you, but I’m definitely guilty of obsessively collecting containers. Vintage canning jars? Check. Glass storage containers? Check. The peanut butter jar that I emptied last week? Huge check. So, whenever I see a clever jar-incorporating DIY, it speaks right to my glass hoarding …

String Art Portraits

Ladyface Blog combines 3 excellent things into one rad DIY. Animals, portraits, and string art? Yes please!

Cthulhu Pie

Artist Sandy Yoo managed to create an amazing illustration of a cthulhu from nothing but the crust of a pie!<p>[via Laughing Squid]


Wine Glass Coasters Tags

Avoid troublesome wine glass mix-ups with these handy laser cut Wine Glass Coaster Tags from Etsy user Dimlim.


DIY Shelf Accents

Curbly alerted me to these modern yet retro woodgrain shelf accents by Hello Lidi. An easy upgrade is just what my simple white shelves need!


Anatomy Book Illustration Sweatshirt

Keep an eye on your internal organs whilst keeping warm in this quirky appliquéd anatomy illustration sweatshirt from Etsy seller Great White Vintage.<p>[via Neatorama]

Decoupaged Lace Lamp