Author Archives: Sandra Powell


How To Build A Platform Bed

Check out today’s feature. It’s a DIY platform bed, courtesy of Mandi at Vintage Revivals. Who needs a box spring anyway? Not us, that’s who. Take a look at her tutorial, and see how it all plays out. Via Vintage Revivals

DIY Cabinet Doors

How To Build A Cabinet Door

What do people with something to hide love?… Cabinet doors. They keep all your disorganized spices and unhealthy sugar cereal well hidden. So what happens when you want to add more cabinet doors? You check out this tutorial by Decor and the Dog, that’s what. They’ll show you how to build  easy cabinet doors so […]

DIY beadboard

Beadboard Bar Makeover

Need to update your kitchen, but don’t want to go overboard? Then beadboard paneling is the way to go, without getting in over your head. Check out how Decorchick updated her kitchen island, and ended up with a dramatic, fresh new look. Via Decorchick

Floating Shelves

DIY Floating Shelves

You know what a good idea is? Floating shelves above your washer and dryer, that’s what. This is an easy DIY that will help you keep all that laundry room hoopla organized. Hoopla being soap, regular fabric softener, fabric softer for dark colors, that fabric softener ball thingy that you never use, more soap, stain […]

snowflake Wall Art

DIY Snowflake Sign

Twigs and branches aren’t just for kindling anymore. In today’s feature, they are for snowflakes. Landee from gets back to nature with this very natural looking snowflake. Awesome, huh?  I’d like about 50 of these please. Via Landeelu

DIY planked Wall

DIY Planked Wall

Need inspiration?  Good. Check out this DIY Planked Wall Tutorial from Beth, at Home Stories A to Z. It brings the room together. Look for the links at the bottom of the post to see other planked wall goodness, and prepare to be inspired! Via Home Stories A to Z

DIY flooring

Make Your Own Flooring

Hey guys. Gina at Shabby Creek Cottage, made her own flooring. SHE MADE HER OWN FLOORING. I can’t properly explain this, so go see what I mean. It’s awesome. She basically…. oh never mind.  Just go see what I’m talking about, please. It’s so cool. Via The Shabby Creek Cottage

Liam Sign

DIY Wood Sign

Jen gets Jiggy Wit It. Feast your eyes on this awesome Wood Liam Sign a la The House Of Wood. She has an easy to follow tutorial that you’ll want to check out. A perfect decoration for your child’s room. Via The House Of Wood

DIY Art Book Map

Check out this awesome wall map that The Handmade Home created. It’s not only a cool wall piece, but you can write on it too. DIY multi-functionality  at it’s best! Via The Handmade Home

Lego Table DIY

DIY Lego Table

This table is no ordinary table. It’s a LEGO table. If you can peel your eyes away from all that amazing storage space, then head over to see how Jaime from That’s My Letter did this. It’s a LEGO lover’s dream come true. Via Thats My Letter

Wall Art

Wood Slice Wall Art

Upcycled Treasures has turned wood, into art. Check out the tutorial on this one and see how it’s done. Another creative way to bring nature and art, together. Via Upcycled Treasures

DIY Planked Ceiling

Bathrooms can be a pain in the rear. Thank goodness there’s DIY people like Donna, at Funky Junk Interiors. She’s sharing a tutorial for her planked bathroom ceiling. Take a seat and cruise on over to her blog for this makeover, and her well behaved kitties. Via Funky Junk Interiors