Brittany Merth

Brittany is unabashedly obsessed with her two cats, Henry and Blanche, who can often be seen sneaking into the background of photos in her step-by-step DIY tutorial posts.
Scrap Wood Project – Modern Mountain Decor Art Full tutorial

Posted in DIY Projects | by Brittany Merth, on November 26, 2020

Scrap Wood Project – Modern Mountain Decor Art

One of the things I hate most about woodworking projects is throwing out the scraps that I’m left with when the project is completed. I always try to come up with fun and different ways to make good use of the pieces. Since scraps are usually pretty small, the projects have to be small, too....

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Canvas Fabric – DIY Black and White Wall Art Full tutorial

Posted in DIY Projects | by Brittany Merth, on November 26, 2020

Canvas Fabric – DIY Black and White Wall Art

Fabric is such an easy way to decorate, and you aren’t limited to using fabric on just chairs and curtains, either. A good fabric is itself a piece of art. Think about it—there is a seemingly endless supply of beautiful fabric out there, much of it with lovely unique designs already printed and ready to...

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How To Make Stovetop Potpourri – DIY Holiday Gift Jar Full tutorial

Posted in DIY Projects | by Brittany Merth, on November 24, 2020

How To Make Stovetop Potpourri – DIY Holiday Gift Jar

One of the easiest ways to make your home feel cozier when the temperatures start to drop is by filling your space with a seasonal scent. When I was little, my mom and I used to take oranges and stuff them with whole cloves. The mixture of the orange and clove scents was so lovely,...

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Wooden Christmas Tree – DIY Modern Project Full tutorial

Posted in DIY Projects | by Brittany Merth, on November 24, 2020

Wooden Christmas Tree – DIY Modern Project

One of my favorite things to do is dream up projects that make good use of lumber from my wood scrap pile. I make a lot of bigger furniture pieces that require many different sized cuts of wood, which means that I often end up with lots of small pieces in all different lengths. I...

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Tea Cup Planter – Cute DIY Miniature Garden Full tutorial

Posted in DIY Projects | by Brittany Merth, on February 8, 2017

Tea Cup Planter – Cute DIY Miniature Garden

I absolutely love repurposing things, and repurposing things into little planters is a fun way to give them a completely new life. I made my first teacup planter with a teacup from a set I inherited from my late uncle; it’s the girliest tea set you’ve ever seen, just covered in pink florals, which is...

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Upcycled Painted Planter DIY Full tutorial

Posted in DIY Projects | by Brittany Merth, on January 26, 2017

Upcycled Painted Planter DIY

I love repurposing things from around my home instead of throwing them out when they’ve reached the end of their life. One of the most common ways I repurpose things is by turning them into planters for my large (and growing!) plant collection. Certain plants can thrive in almost any kind of planter, including a...

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Stained and Painted DIY Plywood Art Full tutorial

Posted in DIY Projects | by Brittany Merth, on January 19, 2017

Stained and Painted DIY Plywood Art

Art can be expensive, but this stained plywood and metallic gold art is a cheap way to DIY yourself a piece that looks much pricier than it is! Plywood is cheap but still looks good dressed up, and it’s so thin that it makes the perfect item for wall decor. Many home improvement stores also...

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DIY Heart Eye Emoji Doormat Full tutorial

Posted in DIY Projects | by Brittany Merth, on January 5, 2017

DIY Heart Eye Emoji Doormat

One of the easiest ways to add a little personality to your porch is with a custom-painted doormat. “Custom-painted” makes it sound harder than it really is, though. It’s actually quite easy to customize a plain doormat; you just need a stencil and some outdoor paint! I’ve customized a few doormats, but this one is...

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