Recycled Door Knob Pumpkin Patch {brass knobs never looked so cute}

Recycled Door Knob Pumpkin Patch {brass knobs never looked so cute}

A couple of weeks ago I shared how I changed out the brassy knobs in my little guys bath for Rockler Satin Nickel pulls {here}. Instead of tossing the old knobs away, I came up with this little project below just in time for fall. I originally wrote this as a guest post for HowDoesShe?, stop by and Continue reading

                  
Mod Podge Custom Faux Pumpkins {Easy Fall Decor}

Mod Podge Custom Faux Pumpkins {Easy Fall Decor}

I have wanted to make a set of pumpkins that 'spelled out' a phrase for awhile. The thought of painting individual letters, or handwriting them, is not really one of my specialties; however, with a little scrapbook paper and some Mod Podge, customizing little faux pumpkins to your liking is a Continue reading

                  
Mouse Motel Faux Pumpkin {Martha Stewart Inspired}

Mouse Motel Faux Pumpkin {Martha Stewart Inspired}

I have always thought this pumpkin was ...well...cute {?} though if I ever saw real mice living inside my pumpkins I would scream and screech like a little girl. This idea originally appeared in the October 2008 issue of Martha Stewart Living where they used a real pumpkin to house the little Continue reading

                  
Family Monogram Wreath Sign – Cut and Routed with The Dremel Trio

Family Monogram Wreath Sign – Cut and Routed with The Dremel Trio

I like monograms because they are classic, understated, and never go out of style. I admit, I have a fair share of these little letters plastered around our home as a visual reminder of what my last name starts with {maybe just a little too much} so this time I decided to make a family monogram for Continue reading

                  
Framed Ikea Magnetic Fabric Memo Board {Round 2 Makeover}

Framed Ikea Magnetic Fabric Memo Board {Round 2 Makeover}

Knowing my quick boredom with decor, I usually try to pre-plan how easy it would be to switch things up when creating most of my projects; it's one of the perks of DIY creations.I originally posted this Ikea memo board make over back in February; just a little update to a pre-purchased piece. Continue reading

                  
Funky Wheel Stenciled Wall {The Start of a New Room}

Funky Wheel Stenciled Wall {The Start of a New Room}

I've pretty much hit a decorating plateau in my little guys bath as I am waiting on some supplies to arrive before I can finish. I thought it would be a perfect time to get a jump start on the next room on my list; another playroom for my little guy. Unlike the playroom I recently finished in March, Continue reading

                  
Toy Story Wall Art {An Inexpensive DIY Take on the Gang}

Toy Story Wall Art {An Inexpensive DIY Take on the Gang}

My little guy is in full blown Toy Story mania mode right now after having the chance to see Toy Story 3 {thanks to a very special friend}. There is nothing better than the big smile on his face and pure excitement in his eyes each and every time the toys come to life on the screen. I wanted to Continue reading

                  
30 Days til Vacation {A Countdown Calendar Hanger}

30 Days til Vacation {A Countdown Calendar Hanger}

I was thrilled to share this project over at UCreate last month for Kari's readers. I thought I would share it here as well in case you happen to miss the post. Even though summer is coming to a close this countdown calendar can be made for pretty much any holiday or special occasion with the change Continue reading

                  
Catching Fireflies; The Faux Decor Version

Catching Fireflies; The Faux Decor Version

A lot of us can recall fond childhood memories of running around the neighborhood, on warm summer nights, catching fireflies. We would place ours in a ventilated jar creating a magical glow for a few hours before letting them fly away free, night after night. Keeping with our whimsical 'bug' bath Continue reading

                  
Pottery Barn Inspired Wooden Buoys

Pottery Barn Inspired Wooden Buoys

I just adore the nautical feel these wooden buoys add to your summertime decor - they're full of coastal charm. How cute would be adorning your deck for the next crab feast! You can find a set of three at Pottery Barn for $59 or using a few woods scraps you can create your own for next to nothing!I Continue reading

                  
Special Guest ‘Sweet Something Designs’ {Paint and Glass}

Special Guest ‘Sweet Something Designs’ {Paint and Glass}

I think I can pretty safely say that we all have a deep love for spray paint. It magic revives just about any and every thing into something fabulous for just a few dollars a can. Well I have to say...watch out spray paint because this idea is a very close contender for winning my deep love. I am Continue reading