Heather Ponto

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This 17-year old Filipino built a working BB-8 droid

Angelo Casimiro, the same student who made shoes that charge smartphones, is at it once again and this time, he builds a fully-functioning <b>BB-8 droid</b> …

9 Cool DIY Things For a Super Cosy House

This article was originally published on SmokingDesigners Website - 9 Cool DIY Things For a Super Cosy House and it was Written By Nataliya Ford.

Jellyfish Cylinder Nano Turns Your Office Desk Into a Small Aquatic Farm

Love jellyfish? The latest craze in aquatic farming technology is the Jellyfish Cylinder Nano. It’s basically a kit that turns users into master …

Brass Chandelier DIY

Giving credit where credit is due, I was initially inspired by a custom light I saw in a kitchen designed by Københavns Møbelsnedkeri. Its minimalist …

Tutorials

The "Mountain Mural" Bedroom Makeover

<b>Makeover by:</b> Pam Lostracco, owner of Pam Lostracco Custom Designed Murals <b><br>Location:</b> Toronto, Canada<p>Last spring, I started envisioning how my artwork …

Before & After: A Classic Wallpaper Goes Kid-Friendly

California-based interior designer Shelley Cahan reinvents Pierre Frey's timeless ikat Toile de Nantes print for the next generation.<p>What the bedroom looked like <b>BEFORE</b> designer Shelley Cahan worked her magic!<p>At this year's San Francisco Decorator Showcase, a 9,000-square-foot (expansive, but …

15 Genius Ways To Use Champagne

Champagne's not just for drinking anymore. This piece originally appeared on cosmopolitan.com.<p>Next time you pop open a bottle of bubbly, don't just grab a couple of flutes and chug it down. There are just too many fabulous things you can do with that champagne! From fantastic cocktails to …

Dessert

13 Things That Make a House a Home

We're talking can't-live-without, warm-fuzzy stuff here. This piece originally appeared on goodhousekeeping.com.<p>A house provides shelter, but a home is where you weather all of life's little storms — and revel in the sunshine. Here are a few of our favorite things that transform a mere shelter into …

15 Ways to Rethink Kitchen Islands

50+ Nautical-Inspired Rooms

The coastal chic look isn't (always) about anchors and boat motifs.<p>These rooms prove that seaside is chic with bold stripes, weathered wood, and a classic red, white, and blue palette.

Interior Design

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Why This Outdoor Space Is Just As Cool As You Think It Is

For the last several months I've had the image above saved on my computer. When I first came across it, I had one of those, "I want to go to there" …

DIY: Belt + Board

4 Comments<p>Hi, Ana Maria of Anamu here! This month I've got a crazy easy (and fun) idea for displaying your photos and notes. Maybe a back-to-school …

Vintage Suitcase Dog Bed

Whelp, I’ve jumped on the vintage suitcase dog bed bandwagon. What, you ask, are vintage suitcase dog beds? Well these adorable pet beds are …

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 …

Unique Vintage-Inspired Wall Art & Decor

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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 ...

Your Entryway Needs this DIY Calendar Work Station

Image Courtesy Chelsey Andrews<p>In just a few short weeks the official start to fall will be here. That means school starting, less vacation, and less …

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 …

Elsie's dream (DIY) light fixture

I'm so excited to finally share one of my favorite DIY adventures in our current home! If you're a crazy detail person you might remember that we …

Try This: Fabric Lined Built-In Shelves

You know those projects that you keep meaning to do, but they end up staying on the to-do list for a near eternity? This project was just that for …

Try This: Textured Planter Project

This morning I stepped outside in a sweater and shorts only to run back inside and change into jeans. It's getting chilly over here! I've got quite a …

We’re swinging!

I’m pretty sure I mentioned a DIY project for the kids Christmas present? More than a month later I’ll tell you about it shall I?<p>There are a …

HomeMade Modern EP29 Hanging Garden

This DIY vertical garden is an easy-to-make project that can turn a window into a beautiful and productive herb garden.<p>SUPPLIES:<p>4" to 5" Terra Cotta …

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