Joseph Mendelis

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Deals of Note: June 10, 2016

Sur La Table Cordierite Pizza Stone<p><b>Save 30%:</b>Take your weekend barbecue up a notch with this pizza stone — for the grill. Cordierite withstands heat …

Space-Saving Strategies from New York Designers

Interior designers in NYC arguably have a steeper challenge than their peers in areas of the country that are less starved for square footage: Not only do they have to make each apartment look beautiful, but they also have to pack in storage while making the space feel light and airy. In other …

Build This Beautiful Modern Bench Using Nothing But 2 x 4s

This lovely bench seat only looks expensive.<p>"Less is more" definitely applies to modern furniture. But despite its simple lines, modern style furniture can be expensive. This well-designed bench, on the other hand, looks great and only takes a few hours to build while costing less than $50 in …

Woodworking

How to Turn a Photo Into a Painting with Photoshop

I recently had the absolute pleasure of meeting and shooting with Mackenzie Johnson! Today I’m going to share how I turned my portrait of her into a …

This is not a flashlight.

One look and it’s obvious that the TOM lamp takes inspiration from the flashlight! While it might not be as portable, it’s this inspiration that …

Build a DIY Sliding Door Bookshelf to Hide Your Secret Lair

I don't know about you, but I will never outgrow my child-like desire to have secret passages and hidden rooms in my house. This sliding door …

Designing for Knife Storage, Part 2: Beyond Knife Blocks and Wall Racks

<i>Previously: Part 1 - Blocks and Wall Racks</i><p>While knife blocks and wall racks work well for many kitchens, not everyone has the counter or wall space …

DIY Pottery Barn Inspired Dining Table

Shares 16K<p>Did you see the vintage chair I made over yesterday? Well we bought it to accent this amazing table that my husband built last weekend.<p>You …

Amazing DIY Table + Free Downloadable Plans

23 Comments<p>Fiona and Doug of Cartolina just finished an amazing DIY table and office expansion to accomodate their new shipping and distribution …

DIY: Cage Light Sconces

Hey everyone! We finally had our fox party and I'm still cleaning up party decorations and gift wrap. I'm going to do a final party post soon, but …

DIY Idea: Make a Balanced Bookshelf

My friend Jaime recently shared this super cool decor installation piece from Cush Design Studio on her always excellent site, Design Milk. Entitled …

DIY Storage Ottoman

The most satisfying DIY projects are those that serve not just a practical purpose, but an aesthetic one as well. Here’s a DIY storage ottoman– or …

Make It Modern: DIY Copper Geometric Pendant Lamp

I’ve been swooning over all the copper fixtures I’ve seen recently, but each one I fall for ends up being out of my price range, so I decided to give …

Faux Barn Wood Painting Tutorial

Okay folks, are you ready for the Faux Barn Wood Painting tutorial!?...<p>I ask if you're ready, because there are about a trillion photos. <i>ha!</i> Even …

How to Create Reflections in Photoshop

Great reflections can really make an image. The problem is, that like buses, there is never one when you need one. Of course these days it is …

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