Posts Tagged ‘diy’

DIY Ombre Throw Pillows

December 29th, 2014 | By in Crafts, Home Decor
ombre throw pillows

Ombre throw pillows would make any couch or bed look so much better, don’t you think? They’re just so pretty! If you’re a fan of the ombre look and have a couple of old white pillow cases lying around, here’s an easy tutorial for making your own Ombre Throw Pillows! Here’s what you’ll need: -white […]


DIY Gift Bow Using Magazine Pages

December 1st, 2014 | By in Crafts

The holiday season is officially upon us, which means your wallet has been taking a beating lately thanks to all the Christmas shopping you’ve been doing. Now if you don’t want to spend any more extra money on gift wrappers and bows, just get creative! You can use newspapers to wrap your gifts, and you […]


DIY Framed Vertical Succulent Garden

November 26th, 2014 | By in Gardening, Indoor Plants, Start A Garden

Instead of hanging a framed picture up on your wall, why not hang a framed vertical succulent garden? It’s definitely going to be a pretty and creative addition to your home decor! Here’s what you’ll need: -a large wooden frame -a second frame that’s at least 2 inches thicker but slightly smaller than the first […]


DIY Vintage Camera Lamp

November 17th, 2014 | By in Crafts, Home Decor, Trending 7 Box

Have you got some old cameras lying around that you never use anymore? If you do, don’t throw them out just yet, because you can use them for your next DIY project–a cool vintage camera lamp! Here’s what you’ll need: -3 cameras –lamp kit –lamp pipe –JB Industro Cold Weld -spray paint for lamp pipe […]


DIY Bookshelf with Teacup Garden

November 3rd, 2014 | By in Crafts, Gardening, Home Decor, Indoor Plants, Trending 7 Box

Yes, it’s literally a book shelf. Neat, huh? Instead of installing a boring old shelf made of wood, install a DIY bookshelf using an actual book, some jute twine, and some nails. It’s cheap, easy, and it’ll definitely make your place look prettier and more vintage-y! Here’s what you’ll need: -an old book -jute twine […]


Skateboard Swing

October 27th, 2014 | By in Activities, Crafts, Kids, Kids, Play Areas

Here’s a fun DIY project that’ll earn you major cool points with your kids–turn an old skateboard into a backyard tree swing! And it’s super easy, too! Here’s what you’ll need: -old skateboard -two pieces of rope (at least 20 feet in length) So this is really simple. First, choose which tree you’re going to […]


Comic Book Table

October 6th, 2014 | By in Crafts, Home Decor, Home Office

Think twice before you toss thatĀ old table that’s been gathering dust in a forgotten corner of your house… because you can turn it into a cool, decorative (but still functional) comic book table by covering it with pages from your old comic books or favorite magazines! Here’s what you’ll need: -a table (of course) -old […]


Homemade Cork Board with Wine Corks

October 1st, 2014 | By in Crafts, Family Memories, Home Decor, Home Makeover

Here’sĀ something you can do to make use of all those wine corks you have lying around from enjoying wine every night (don’t worry, no judgment!) with your favorite steak dinner–make your own homemade cork board! Here’s what you’ll need: -a large picture frame -glue gun and glue sticks -a whole bunch of wine corks   […]


Homemade Lipstick Made from Crayons

September 24th, 2014 | By in Activities, Crafts, Home Makeover, Kids, Kids

It may sound weird… but yes, you can make your own homemade lipstick. Just as long as you have a box of crayons! Now, this probably won’t appeal to an adult who is used to buying lipsticks from MAC or a nice drugstore brand like Revlon, but to a little girl who is just starting […]


Homemade Febreze

September 17th, 2014 | By in Cleaning, Crafts, Home Makeover, Home Office, Home Repair, Solutions

Get those stubborn, stinky smells out of your son’s sneakers or your husband’s gym bag with your very own homemade Febreze by using this incredibly easy “recipe.” Here’s what you’ll need: -2 tablespoon baking soda -1 tablespoon fabric softener -warm water -10 drops of essential oil -spray bottle   Pour the baking soda and fabric […]