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DIY Wreaths : How to Create the Fullest, Fluffiest Wreath Ever Wreath Crafts, Diy Wreath, Door Wreaths, Wreath Ideas, Wreath Hanger, Wreath Making, Grapevine Wreath, Greenery Wreath, Do It Yourself Design

Living with Lindsay - Fashion, Lifestyle & Parenting Blog

A former fashion and interior designer turned blogger and now turned mummy, I hope you enjoy reading my blog and feel free to share your tips with me for a feature.

10 Stylish Ways to Hide Unsightly Cords In Your Home Need to plug in a lamp, but the plug is halfway across the room? Use tiny adhesive hooks to attach lamp cords to the back of your furniture, and they'll be hidden in plain view. Hide Electrical Cords, My Living Room, Living Spaces, Lamp Cord, D House, Home Hacks, Interiores Design, Home Organization, Decoration

Hi Sugarplum!

Last month we had our latest Lamp-A-Looza, and you guys were not shy about voicing your choices! At the rate the votes came pouring in, I feared you thought I was actually giving away a pair of lamps! Turns out, we’re all just smitten with the little light sources. Interested in the final results? CLEAR... Read More

Common Upholstery Techniques What You Need to Know to Reupholster Furniture is part of Upholstery diy - If you have basic sewing skills, you can master these common upholstering techniques Sewing Basics, Sewing Hacks, Sewing Projects, Diy Projects, Basic Sewing, Sewing Tips, Woodworking Projects, Upholstered Furniture, Painted Furniture

Common Upholstery Techniques: What You Need to Know to Reupholster Furniture

Upholstering Instructions at Better Homes and Gardens. In a nutshell: Strip the chair of its original fabric and use the pieces as pattern. Then pin the pieces wrong sides out onto the chair. Remove pinned cover and sew it together, with welting reinforcing the seams. Put sewn cover back on the chair. It should fit like a glove!

Garage door re-paint, the easy way. Tutorial here: diyhomestagingtip. Garage door re-paint, the ea Garage Door Paint, Garage Door Colors, Garage Door Makeover, Garage Door Design, Garage Door Repair, Garage Door Opener, Diy Garage, Garage Ideas, Garage Storage

DIY Project: Overhead Garage Door Re-Paint

How to paint an overhead garage door the easy way. #homestaging

Find out how I gave our Ikea Besta unit a makeover with really realistic-looking faux peel and stick grasscloth wallpaper to give it a new expensive look. Cheap Furniture Makeover, Diy Furniture Renovation, Ikea Makeover, Diy Dresser Makeover, Furniture Projects, Dresser Makeovers, Furniture Design, Diy Furniture Ikea, Diy Dressers

peel and stick grasscloth wallpaper furniture makeover | Cuckoo4Design

Find out how I gave our Ikea Besta unit a makeover with really realistic-looking faux peel and stick grasscloth wallpaper to give it a new expensive look.

DIY Duvet Covers - DIY Cozy Duvet Cover - Easy Sewing Projects and No Sew Ideas for Duvets - Cheap Bedroom Decor Ideas on A Budget - How To Sew A Duvet Cover and Bedding Tutorial - Creative Covers for Bed - Quick Projects for Making Designer Duvets - Awes Diy Cape, Sewing Hacks, Sewing Tutorials, Sewing Crafts, Sewing Tips, Sewing Ideas, Sewing Basics, Sewing Essentials, Sewing Projects For Beginners

Awesome step-by-step tutorial to make your own duvet cover even if your fabric isn't wide enough!

I know I've been promising the end result to the room for the grandkids that I've been working on over at my mom's, and I'm happy to say that... it's done! You can see the finished grandkids room here. But there's more good news! I've got some great projects that went into the room that saved us some moo-la and I'm going to show you today how to make a duvet cover, even if your fabric isn't wide enough, cause being able to use this amazing fabric really made this room pop! How to Make a…

This diy end table or side table is easy to make using a wicker basket and a pre-made wood top from the home improvement store. Side table decor idea that can be made in minutes, no power tools needed. Diy Furniture Redo, Diy Furniture Projects, Repurposed Furniture, Burlap Projects, Diy Projects, Burlap Crafts, Primitive Furniture, Furniture Refinishing, Diy Crafts

Wicker Basket Side Table for My Living Room

Looking for side table ideas for a room in your home? Instead of buying one, why not try this repurposing idea to make a unique table that will add interest and personality to a room. It may become your favorite piece of furniture.

Look For Less: Anthropologie-Inspired Starburst Mirror : Get the look for less and create your own Anthropologie-inspired mirror using simple supplies like styrofoam and wire. Dollar Tree Mirrors, Dollar Store Mirror, Diy Wand, Gold Diy, Ideas Decorar Habitacion, Gold Sunburst Mirror, Funky Junk Interiors, Diy Inspiration, Art Mural

How to Make An Anthro-inspired Starburst Mirror with Styrofoam and Wire

Make An Anthro-Inspired Starburst Mirror With Styrofoam And Wire - Sometimes all you need to make a room stand out is it a little shimmer from a mirror! When I...

How to Make an Upholstered Headboard from a Curtain, by May Richer Fuller Be, Amy's Pick, Give Me the Goods Monday, seems a little pricy for me. Looking for a cheaper/less materials option. Diy Craft Projects, Home Projects, Craft Ideas, Diy Ideas, Decorating Ideas, Decor Ideas, Diy Headboards, Headboard Ideas, Bedroom Ideas

How To Make an Upholstered Headboard {From a Curtain Panel}

Thanks so much for your kind comments about my upholstered headboard yesterday! In case you missed the reveal post, you can see it here. Today I'm getting into the nitty gritty details of how I put this whole thing together. DIY upholstered headboards are nothing new (there are more tutorials than most other things in the blogosphere, and so many ways to do this!), but I'm hoping this post will be helpful for those of you whose goal is to make a simple, professional-looking, budget-friendly…

Wood Bench Outdoors Outdoor Wood Benches – Your Next Garden Bench is Just a Click Away Wood Bench Outdoors. There are many fantastic outdoor wood benches that Simply Benches has to offer. Diy Outdoor Furniture, Garden Furniture, Diy Furniture, Outdoor Decor, Outdoor Benches, Garden Benches, Deck Benches, Furniture Outlet, Furniture Stores

DIY Outdoor Bench Inspired By Williams Sonoma (So Easy!)

Make a modern DIY outdoor bench for $35 - that looks like a $1,300 Williams Sonoma find. There are no nails or screws required!

DIY Home Staging Tips shows you how to paint a door perfectly, easily, without taking it off the hinges. Home Staging Tips, Painted Front Doors, Sell Your House Fast, Good Tutorials, Girl Guides, Diy Door, Exterior Paint, Diy Painting, Decorating Tips

Girl's Guide to Painting Your Front Door

How to paint a door without taking it off the hinges. Girl's guide to painting a door.

centsational girl restained pedestal table - how to refinish and stain a table top Best Wood For Furniture, Furniture Projects, Diy Furniture, Diy Projects, Furniture Design, Repurposed Furniture, House Projects, House Furniture, Vintage Furniture

How to Restain A Wood Table Top

I’ve mentioned before, we have a little guest studio above our garage that we’ve rented out in the past, but mostly use for guests, especially this time of year. A few months ago I refinished the kitchen cabinets, and last weekend I thought it time to refinish the old Pottery Barn pedestal ...

Home staging eBook by house staging expert Barbara Pilcher helps you sell your home fast with budget staging tips. Christmas Tress, Diy Christmas Gifts, Christmas And New Year, Christmas Holidays, Felt Wreath, Diy Wreath, Wreaths, Home Staging Tips, Good Tutorials

Make This Festive Felt Wreath

The simple steps and designer secrets to create a beautiful wreath of felt strips.

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DIY Home Staging Tips

Home staging eBook by house staging expert Barbara Pilcher helps you sell your home fast with budget staging tips.

Dresser Makeover – Before & After (A Dark Stained Dresser Painted Blue) Stained Dresser, Wood Dresser, Cabinet Furniture, Painted Furniture, Makeover Before And After, Gold Spray Paint, Good Tutorials, Dark Stains, Draped Fabric

Dresser Makeover - Before & After (A Dark Stained Dresser Painted Blue) - Addicted 2 Decorating®

Remember the new dresser I bought for the guest bedroom? It was the perfect size, and the perfect configuration. (I really loved that 9-drawer configuration.) But the color was…well…it left a lot to be desired for me. That dark finish was fine, but I’m much more of a painted wood kind of person. And with a stained bed and a stained writing desk in the room already, another large stained piece of furniture was just too much for me. So I painted it the same blue that I used on the opposite…