Decorating Dollar Store Terra Cotta Pots

Terra Cotta Pots

I’ve wanted to decorate terra cotta pots for a while now. I finally got around to buying a couple when I was in town the other day. Mine came in a package of two – for one dollar. That’s a pretty good price if you ask me! I already had all of the paint at home that I would need to decorate them, so if you want to get technical I paid $1 plus tax for two pots! When it actually came time to decorate my pots, I honestly has no clue on what I wanted to do with them. […]

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How To Transform Galvanized Metal To Get The Aged Look

Galvanized Metal

I’ve been seeing a lot of the aged galvanized metal planters around recently. I love this idea, so I went on to make my own. I had to do a bit of research to see what was used to age the metal. It wasn’t too long before I found a few different ways to do it, but one that didn’t take much at all! Lysol toilet bowl cleaner! This ages the metal very well without using a bunch of harsh chemicals like I was finding! I found a galvanized metal bucket at the dollar store for a buck! Such a […]

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7 Brilliant Ways To Re-Purpose Old Light Bulbs

Light Bulbs

A light bulb is one item I never have extra of laying around the house. It would seem when a bulb burns out, I have to make a trip to the store to pick one up, but what do you do with all of the old bulbs? Common sense would say throw them out. Who needs an old burnt out light bulb anyway? I’ve seen a lot of great ways to re-purpose old light bulbs recently and I had to share these ideas with you all! I’m definitely going to be trying some of these ideas as soon as I […]

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Super Simple Moss Covered Bunny

Moss Bunny

Making your own decor is not as hard as you might think. There are great perks to it, and the biggest of those is saving hundred of dollars on something that you see at the store that you could create on your own for a fraction of the price. My super simple moss covered bunny was one of those ideas. I didn’t specifically see a moss covered bunny in any store – that I can remember anyways – but I did happen to come across a couple of bunnies at my local Dollar Store that really needed a makeover. With […]

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Rustic Easter Barn Board Bunny

Rustic Easter Barn Board Bunny

Re-purposing old barn board has always been a great way to add beautiful decor pieces to any home. Since Easter is just around the corner, I’ve been crafting and preparing my decorations. Sometimes inspiration means getting together with friends to come up with some great ideas. I’ve known Sarah over at The Project Pile since I was young, and we do get together to craft quite often to come up with some great decor pieces. Enter my Rustic Easter Barn Board Bunny! Using a piece of old barn board I turned it into a wonderful decor piece! It was a […]

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How to Create a Rustic Burlap Coat Rack

Rustic Burlap Coat Rack

Coat racks are super helpful when keeping organized. Making your own rustic burlap coat rack for next to nothing will make feeling organized even better! Coat racks are an easy way to keep your things hung up and looking nice. Our coat racks have so many work clothes hanging up that I do not have enough room for my good coats! I wanted a simple yet rustic way to keep my coats clean and organized. My idea for a burlap wrapped coat rack didn’t come to me at first. It was never intended to look the way it currently does. […]

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Newspaper Christmas Tree

Good evening! I hope everyone has had a great weekend, and for my American friends, a great Thanksgiving! I feel like the older I get the more I budget my money for things that I want and things I need. I’m at that point now where I do not want to spend a ton of money on Christmas decorations, therefore I find myself doing my best to make my own – a newspaper Christmas tree! One thing I seem to have a surplus of is newspaper. We get a couple weekly papers in our mail box and they typically end […]

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