DIY Projects For The Home

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Interior Design

DIY Nighttime Outdoor Lighting Ideas + Projects

(Image credit: A Beautiful Mess)<p>If you're lucky enough to have an outdoor space, maximize it with lighting that lets your summer gatherings continue …

DIY

Heres How You Can Create DIY Bath Bombs to Clean Your Toilet Bowls At Home

Generally, we should all strive to keep our homes as neat and clean as possible for at the end of the day it is the place that we will rest and relax …

DIY

5 Gorgeous 5-Minute DIYs You’ll Actually Want To Try

So cute, so easy.<p>1. Tie a rainbow of tassels to your summer tote bag for a quick splash of color.<p>You use small skeins of embroidery thread that are already looped around, so all it takes is a few strategic cuts and ties. Also, each single skein costs around 40 cents, so this will probably cost you …

Handbags

Can You Spot It? 10 Nearly Unrecognizable IKEA Hacks

Pin itTo pull off a truly spectacular IKEA hack, you need tools, talent and an unflappable vision. You need to be able to look at a footstool and see …

IKEA

8 Rooms that Prove You Can Be Both Eclectic and a Minimalist

(Image credit: The Apartment)<p>When I think about an eclectic room, I always picture something very <i>involved</i>. With lots going on inside of it – colors, …

Design

Surprising Ways to Use Wallpaper

Think off the wall -- using wallpaper in unexpected ways can be stylish and fun.<p>Wallpaper has had many incarnations. The decorative wall covering gained popularity during Renaissance Europe amongst the social elite. It was a natural evolution of the large tapestries the gentry used to hang on their …

Rise to New Style Heights: Adding Feet & Legs to Furniture

Pin itA quick and affordable trick for changing or upgrading the style of a piece of furniture is to swap in new legs or feet. Why not take this idea …

Design

3 Renegade Ways to Shake Up Your Home and Hone Your True Style (Without Spending a Dime)

You're sick and tired of looking at the same old, same old, but it's all you can seem to see. You've surfed and pinned until your fingers bled, but …

Dining Rooms

Here’s What Happens When Furniture & Plants Get Together and Make Beautiful Living Table Babies

I never thought that furniture and plants would go together like peanut butter and chocolate, but I've seen some things lately that totally change my …

Turn your apartment into a home with these tips

Maxwell Ryan has thought a lot lately about the art of creating a home.<p>"I was the guy who lived in the same place for 20 years," he said. But then …

10 Ways to Decorate With Guitars That Would Make Taylor Swift Proud

When it comes to decking out our digs, we’re all about creative decorating, especially if the decor can serve a dual purpose. And ever since we learned Taylor Swift has a wall of guitars hanging in her Nashville home, we’ve been inspired to add some musical touches to our walls. Scroll on for 10 …

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21 IKEA Nightstand Hacks Your Bedroom Needs

Has anyone solved the mystery of why nightstands are so expensive? Yes, we need them for keeping all our lotions, books and chargers neatly stored away, but when you have to buy two of them you don’t want to spend an exorbitant amount. IKEA comes to the rescue with their simple and universally …

IKEA

The Best Paint Color Ideas for Your Living Room

20 Brilliant Ideas For Decorating With Mirrors

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Decorating Tips for Anyone on a Shoestring Budget

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Five Houseplants Even I Haven't Killed

I wish I'd inherited my mother's green thumb. But truth is, when it comes to plants, if it's alive in my house it's probably pretty hardy. Here are …

San Francisco Bay Area

Personalized Sharpie Dot Mug

This personalized mug is nice enough to give as a gift and easy enough for the kids to make. It’s a fun way to turn a plain mug into something …

Sharpie

Best Online Sources: Table Legs for Furniture DIY Projects

One of the fastest ways to update an existing table (either changing the look or the function) is to put new legs on it. And, one of the easiest ways …

Furniture

16 Stunning Bathroom Updates to Do This Weekend

Bathrooms are usually one of the last things we update because it’s the most expensive room (besides the kitchen) to renovate. If marble tile, a new tub and a rain shower aren’t in your budget, there are lots of little changes you can do in a weekend. Whether you’re renting and can’t change much or …

Bathrooms

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Top Headboards: NOYO Slipcovered & RH French Wing — Maxwell's Daily Find 01.06.15

Love this headboard from RH and its whole bed collection. With a nice big wing and a soft enveloping background, it's a perfect night's sleep.

DIY Vintage Frame Dry Erase Calendar

We’re only a few months into the school year and I already feel like I can’t keep my family’s schedules straight. Parent meetings, doctors …

How to Cut Glass Underwater

What? Really? Cut glass under water? With scissors…check out the video showing a woman cutting a circle out of glass with scissors, under water. Hard …

Lifestyle

15 Furniture Makeovers You Need to Pin Now

There’s nothing we love more than a good makeover, especially when there’s vintage furniture involved. Do you have a vintage dresser you’re dying to breathe new life into, or an IKEA headboard you’ve been meaning to doll up? We’ve got just the makeover tutorials you’ll need to turn any old and …

IKEA

17 Easy Copper Projects For Every Room Of Your House

Copper is this season's superstar metal--here are 17 super-simple ways to incorporate it into your decor.<p>01 Of 17<p>Pin<p>Share<p>01 Of 17<p>Copper and Wood Side Table<p>This tiny copper-legged side table is a elegant way to add copper accents to your living space without going overboard. While it does require …

How To Recover an Old Lampshade — Apartment Therapy Tutorials

(Image credit: Ashley Poskin)<p>Recovering an old lampshade with new fabric is one of the easiest ways to make a large impact on a room — without …