How to Make a Basement Plywood Ceiling (that looks like wood paneling!)
This photo doesn't show well enough how awful these ceiling tiles looked in person, they sagged in spots and had chipped edges that showed cardboard brown through them. Intro by RobinSteps by Ed We were
How to Sew Simple Buttoned Pillows (Made Easier Through Imperfection)
Here is how to sew very simple buttoned pillows - even if you do not know how to make buttonholes! This is how I made this button pillow cover - simply and without swearing my head off. These are made with thrifted shams and pearl-like buttons. #upcycle #simplesewing #easysew #vintage
DIY Tripod Floor Lamp From Thrifted Telescope - Savvy Apron
Save money by making your own Tripod floor lamp from a thrifted telescope. This DIY tripod floor lamp looks just like the lamps from the high-end stores.
Our DIY Chalkboard Paint Fridge (a Black Smeg Knockoff)
A budget DIY knock-off of a very expensive brass and matte black Smeg fridge. Here's how to chalkboard paint fridge to look like a black Smeg fridge. One of the biggest project wins: figuring out a very affordable appliance handle alternative! This makeover was very affordable coming in at about $50. Part of our DIY basement wet bar makeover.
When you're sick of your old kitchen...(Oak Kitchen Update on a Budget!)
Before and after makeover: golden oak kitchen gets an update on a budget. Painted grey kitchen cabinets in Sherwin Williams Pussywillow. White faux Carrara marble countertops. Wood open shelves…
How to Make a Table from a Singer Sewing Machine Base
by Robin As a little girl, I was fascinated with my grandmother's antique Singer sewing machine table treadle. It sat in her kitchen - the top holding dusty shoeboxes full of odd things and old
DIY Medicine Cabinet Makeover (Builder Basic to Beautiful)
Builder basic medicine cabinets can be so ugly. Ours sure was! But you can't beat the storage. So we decided to get creative with a DIY medicine cabinet makeover! The results are beautiful - and the budget was small. Check it out! #medicinecabinet #bathroomreno #bathroomstorage #diybathroom #affordablehomedecor
Basement Remodel Inspiration: Cozy, Industrial Underground Pub & Hobby Room
We're making a DIY home pub and hobby room in our basement - and we're sharing our design inspiration: Cozy Industrial Underground. It's going to have warm wood, copper accents, exposed brick walls, painted exposed ceiling and so much more! Our basement pub will do double duty as a hobby craft room with hidden built-in storage and more. A rustic, industrial, moody finished basement remodel with bar is our vision - and it's coming soon. (See post for photo sources.) #basement #craftroom #bar
Make a Hidden TV Cabinet with Mirrors (Inspired by Joanna Gaines & Pottery Barn)
How to make a Hidden TV Cabinet with mirrors inspired by Joanna Gaines's on Fixer Upper and a Pottery Barn hack. Our DIY version cost less than half of the PB version! When you hide the TV your room feels more thoughtful and sophisticated. #howto #diy #tv #fixerupper #joannagaines #potterybarn
Easy DIY Fountain from Pots!
This garden water feature was a quick and easy DIY - it only took an afternoon! How to make a DIY bubble fountain for your backyard or deck. This style of fountain uses two or more pots - and has a relaxing bubbling sound and pretty waterfall effect down the sides. A lovely feature for any garden - even if you have a small budget!
How to Make a Faux Beam with Wood - for Less Than $20!
This authentic looking wood beam - less than $20 to make! A faux wood beam can be a lovely accent to a cottage or cabin ceiling - ours is a bunkie. How to make a faux beam with wood: we made ours super simply and we've shared our easy tutorial. We used our reclaimed wood-look stain to finish the project for pennies. #howto #diy #woodbeam #budget decor #cottage #cabin #bunkie
15+ DIY Basement Makeover Ideas!
Yes you CAN have a beautiful basement! Check out these affordable DIY projects to make your basement beautiful and functional. Included are ideas to make basement windows look bigger, make basement ceilings feel taller and look high end, wall treatments to add height and character, adding a bathroom without breaking concrete and so much more! One of these rooms was even featured in the Feb 2019 issue of BHG mag. #basement #decorideas #howto #DIY #basementideas #affordabledecor…
Ideas for Decorating with Antique Frames - Sweet Pea
Empty picture frames make great home decor. Enjoy many ideas for decorating with antique frames that can be also be used with new frames.
DIY Throw Blanket with Chunky Tassels - Savvy Apron
Creating a DIY Throw Blanket with Chunky Tassels myself was easy to make and less expensive than purchasing a blanket new.