Morena Hockley

Morena Hockley

DIY Contributor
Morena’s passion is using thrifted and inexpensive finds to craft designer inspired creations, and she excels in creating colorful, bold pieces.
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Posted in DIY Projects | by Morena Hockley, on June 12, 2017

DIY Rustic Wood Cake Stand

Create a pretty cake or cupcake stand that is perfect for parties and social gatherings! This rustic wood slice stand is easy to make and you can customize it with any color you like. If you love mason jars and country chic styling then you’ll love this project! Supplies Used to make a Rustic Wood...

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Posted in DIY Projects | by Morena Hockley, on June 5, 2017

Make Flamingo Planters for Your Summer Decorating

I’m crazy about decorating with flamingos!  What’s not to love about these colorful, elegant birds? They just scream “summer!” to me. With inexpensive plastic flamingos so easy to find this time of year, it’s time to get crafting with them!  Let me show you how simple it is to turn plastic pink flamingos into metallic...

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Posted in DIY Projects | by Morena Hockley, on May 29, 2017

Make Your Own Rope Coasters

Summer is almost here and to me, that means lots of entertaining at home. I made my own nautical themed rope coasters to set my drinks on this summer. This easy DIY project would be perfect for summer parties! Supplies Used to Make the Rope Coasters: White Rope Craft Mat Hot Glue Gun Stencils (I...

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Posted in DIY Projects | by Morena Hockley, on May 8, 2017

Floral Wall Hanging DIY Decor

Bring the beautiful colors of spring into your home with the floral wall art piece. This easy to make project is a great way to brighten any room in your house! Supplies Used to make Floral Wall Art: Silk Flower Bunches (30 flowers total) White Tulle White Decorative Branch Step one: Remove the flowers from...

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Posted in DIY Projects | by Morena Hockley, on April 28, 2017

Make Beautiful Two Toned Tinted Glass Decor

You don’t have to be a master at glass blowing to create gorgeous tinted glass decor! There are several crafting products that make it easy to tint glass almost any shade you like! I’m going to show you how fun and easy it is to create two toned glass decor. Supplies Used: Glass bottles Mod...

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Posted in DIY Projects | by Morena Hockley, on April 6, 2017

Pallet String Art Welcome Sign DIY

Wood pallets are perfect for creating rustic pieces of home decor! The nails in the pallet I took apart inspired me to create string art on a pallet board. This rustic, unusual welcome sign will look so cheery next to my front door! Keep reading to learn how easy it is to make this string...

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Posted in DIY Projects | by Morena Hockley, on March 20, 2017

Luxury Hairpin Leg Sitting Stool Tutorial

I’m crazy about Mid-Century Modern furniture, and so are a lot of other people. The high demand for these collectibles has caused the value and price of vintage items to increase quite a bit. What’s a crafty girl to do? DIY it, of course! You only need a few basic items to create this luxurious...

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Posted in DIY Projects | by Morena Hockley, on March 15, 2017

Gorgeous Garden Party Centerpiece made with Thrifted Items

Spring is here and it’s the perfect time for a garden or tea themed party. Combine various thrifted items to create a beautifully unique piece of party decor. This stand would make an elegant centerpiece for any table, and it’s very easy to make! Supplies Used to make this party centerpiece: Plates (3) in different...

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