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DIY Metallic Handled Garden Tools Full tutorial

Posted in DIY Projects | by Anne Pilon, on June 18, 2014

DIY Metallic Handled Garden Tools

Spring is here, and that means it’s time for many people to spend their weekends outside tending to their gardens. If you love gardening or just have to pull weeds every now and then, there’s no point in using boring garden tools. Here’s a really easy way to transform them into really fancy looking tools...

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DIY Painted Doormat Full tutorial

Posted in DIY Projects | by Anne Pilon, on June 13, 2014

DIY Painted Doormat

Doormats tend to get a little worn out after awhile. But you don’t have to just let your mat fade over time. Instead, you can actually use some colorful spray paint and even incorporate some stencils to give your doormat a bit of a facelift. And since it’s one of the first things people see...

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DIY Typographic Frosted Glass Jars Full tutorial

Posted in DIY Projects | by Anne Pilon, on June 6, 2014

DIY Typographic Frosted Glass Jars

Keeping a home organized can be tough. Finding containers and labels for everything doesn’t always lend itself to the most attractive home decor. But there are ways to stylize your organization. Here’s a simple tutorial for labeling glass jars or containers that you can use to store a variety of different items.

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DIY Pressed Flowers Wall Art Full tutorial

Posted in DIY Projects | by Anne Pilon, on May 28, 2014

DIY Pressed Flowers Wall Art

Flowers are a popular staple in many homes, particularly during the spring months. But one of the drawbacks to flowers is that they don’t always last very long. There are ways, however, to keep you flowers around for longer than a week or two. Pressing is one very popular method. And the tutorial below shows...

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DIY Painted Striped Coasters Full tutorial

Posted in DIY Projects | by Anne Pilon, on May 21, 2014

DIY Painted Striped Coasters

Coasters allow you to keep both hot and cold beverages within arms’ reach without damaging your tables. But do they always have the be so boring? Well, no. There are a number of easy ways to upgrade your plain coasters and make them a little bit more interesting. Stripes are a classic pattern you can...

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DIY Hanging Mason Jar Outdoor Candle Full tutorial

Posted in DIY Projects | by Anne Pilon, on May 16, 2014

DIY Hanging Mason Jar Outdoor Candle

Summer is on it’s way, so it’s time to spruce up your outdoor space to prepare for backyard parties and barbecues. Candles are a great way to accessorize your outdoor space. Mason jars are durable enough for outdoor spaces and they allow you to easily customize your space. Here’s a simple tutorial to help you...

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Make a Display Shelf Out of an Old Wine Box Full tutorial

Posted in DIY Projects | by Anne Pilon, on May 14, 2014

Make a Display Shelf Out of an Old Wine Box

Recycling old items has long been known as a way to help the environment. But it can also help you create genuinely unique, beautiful, and even functional pieces for your home. This display shelf is made from an old wooden wine box. Instead of just re-using it as a storage device, you can show off...

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DIY Etched Glass Terrarium Full tutorial

Posted in DIY Projects | by Anne Pilon, on April 29, 2014

DIY Etched Glass Terrarium

Terrariums are great for showing off different types of plants. But if plain glass containers don’t really fit with your home decor, there are ways to customize them so that they stand out a bit more. Glass etching is a popular method that creates a sort of frosted glass effect. It’s perfect for terrariums because...

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