Erik Watson

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DIY Book Headboard • Design Every Day

The new apartment was still feeling a little empty and un-lived in so Simon and I set about on this fun little project! It took as about 4 days to …

diy project: ashley’s vintage-suitcase coffee table

I have three vintage suitcases gathering dust in the back of my closet, so I could not be happier to see a luggage DIY project from the talented …

Your Entryway Needs this DIY Calendar Work Station

Stay organized in the cutest way possible. This DIY calendar station takes only a few hours but will keep you organized all year long.<p>Image Courtesy …

32 Books That Will Actually Change Your Life

And all you have to do is read them!

the best kind of work {you are the…}

Joel’s birthday was Saturday.<p>To be honest I have to think way too hard to realize exactly how old he is.<p>My bff actually asked me. She’d think it …

DIY Monogrammed Cutting Board · Ruffled

Custom cutting boards are the perfect host and hostess or newlywed gift. Today Annie of Anniemade is going to show us how to make a monogrammed …

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Top 10 walks on Skye

The Quiraing<p><b>Distance</b> 4<b>¼</b> miles<b><br>Start</b> At high point on Staffin to Uig road, grid ref: NG440679<b><br>Further information and maps</b><br>The weird and wonderful rock formations of the Quiraing make it rightly popular with geologists, photographers and walkers – but the convoluted nature of the landscape means it …

A road trip through Scotland's intoxicating Isle of Skye

Like the finest single malt whisky, the Isle of Skye is an intoxicating distillation of all that is great about Scotland’s Highlands and islands. Its dramatic landscape embraces everything from bleak, wind-scoured mountains to sheer sea cliffs and edge-of-the-world, seashell-strewn beaches. Throw …

diy project: erik’s recycled wine bottle torch

this clever outdoor diy idea comes from erik anderson of gerardot & co.- a creative branding and design agency in indianapolis. erik was kind enough …

Mason Jar & Rustic Pallet Light Fixture DIY

Who would've thought an old pallet, some mason jars and a little bit of extension cord could turn into a one-of-a-kind light fixture and a work of …

Make Your Own Memory Jar - perfect for storing knick knacks

I was lucky enough to attend the Alt Summit conference in NYC last week held at the beautiful offices of Martha Stewart. You can check out my short …

Farmhouse Table Remix {How to Build a Farmhouse Table}

<i>Wondering how you can make a Farmhouse Table on the Cheap? We took told 2 old tables and DIY’ed them into a huge, modern-meets-rustic farmhouse</i> …

Isle of Arran, Scotland | Britain's best bike rides

<b>Distance</b> 6-21 miles (All circular)<b><br>Classification</b> Easy to difficult/severe<b><br>Start/finish</b> Brodick<b><br>Duration</b> 1-5 hours<b><br>Route</b> NCN route 73<b><br>Maps</b> OS Explorer …

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Canoeing in Scotland

Three or four feet down and the sandy sea floor is thickly cast with razor clams and scallop shells. Towers of rainforest-green seaweed reach up …

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Philadelphia’s ReStore honors the work of the craftsmen of yore by selling architectural salvage — things like windows, doors, mantels and even doorknobs. Humble as they are, these items hold a powerful history that often evokes unexpected emotions and memories in the store’s customers. For …

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Digital Artworks by Adam Martinakis Explore Photo Realistic Surrealism | Colossal

<p>Digital artist Adam Martinakis (previously) was born Poland in 1972 and currently lives and works in in Cannock, UK. His computer-generated artworks …

5 Most Popular Pins on Pinterest This Week: An Ikat Roman Shade in the Kitchen, a Patterned Entryway, and More

Ikat Roman shade, patterned entry, and more.<p>What's popular on Pinterest right now? This week it's an ikat Roman shade, a patterned entryway, and a modern wood kitchen. For more design inspiration, follow House Beautiful's Pinterest boards.

We think of it as a sort of traffic accident of... • literary jukebox

We think of it as a sort of traffic accident of the heart. It is an emotion that scares us more than cruelty, more than violence, more than hatred. We allow ourselves to be foiled by the vagueness of the word. After all, love requires the utmost vulnerability. We equip someone with freshly …

George Orwell's Barcelona

George Orwell? “Of course I’ve heard of him,” said Jose Luis Izuel, and reeled off the titles of some of Orwell’s early, lesser-known works: “Keep the Aspidistra Flying, Coming Up for Air, the one about Burma.” Izuel runs one of the bric-a-brac stalls that are set up every Thursday in front of La …