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Erica Miller
Living Room DIY – Turn a Coffee Table into an Upholstered Ottoman table in back shed.bottom of bed seat, imagine! Repurposed Furniture, Shabby Chic Furniture, Vintage Furniture, Painted Furniture, Modern Furniture, Handmade Furniture, Furniture Design, Country Furniture, Distressed Furniture

DIY Upholstered Ottoman

I am so excited to share with you my most recent project... turning an old table into an upholstered ottoman! It was actually really easy and I think the result is a very professional looking ottoman! Here's how I did it. I already had this coffee table, but you could easily find one like this on Craigslist or maybe you already have one around the house. Anything that has legs that you like and an easy shape to cover will work. If the table is taller, you can cut the legs down so that the…

Do you love to DIY? Then upcycling is for you. You can find inspiration for your next upcycling project nearly everywhere. But, to help, here are a few unique upcycling ideas you can use in your home. Furniture Projects, Furniture Makeover, Home Projects, Diy Furniture, Furniture Refinishing, Chair Makeover, Urban Furniture, Plywood Furniture, Office Furniture

Old drawer ottoman - Beyond The Picket Fence

A blog about interior decorating with YOUR upcycled salvaged finds.

We have already told you how to decorate simple IKEA dresser. Now have a look at this table, it’s a renovation of an IKEA piece. You’ll need an Ikea Lack Furniture Projects, Furniture Makeover, Home Projects, Home Crafts, Diy Furniture, Diy Home Decor, Decoupage Furniture, Decoupage Ideas, Ikea Makeover

Lizzie’s Wallpapered IKEA Lack Table

With a $20 price tag and simple design, the Lack table from IKEA is just screaming for customization. Ssshh … listen carefully. Can you hear it? Please, dear DIY diva, take me from a cookie cutter cheap-o table to a beautiful, one-of-a-kind piece of furniture! Lucky for you, little table, Lizzie heard your pleas. Oh, humble IKEA Lack coffee table. How we do love to see what clever DIYers can do to enhance your simple little design.

Providence Bench for my Front Porch - cost (Easy. Furniture Projects, Home Projects, Diy Furniture, Do It Yourself Furniture, Do It Yourself Home, Front Porch Bench, Entry Bench, Front Entry, Door Bench

Providence Bench for my Front Porch

Free plans to help anyone build simple, stylish furniture at large discounts from retail furniture. All woodworking plans are step by step, and include table plans, bed plans, desk plans and bookshelf plans. Thousands of readers are saving by building their own home furnishings.

Let's Get Crafty: DIY studded Thin Bracelets via Martha Stewart Do It Yourself Jewelry, Do It Yourself Fashion, Do It Yourself Inspiration, Style Inspiration, Bracelet Cuir, Diy Schmuck, Bijoux Diy, Crafty Craft, Crafting

Handmade Necklaces to Make and Give

Turn tiny treasures, trinkets, and trims into handcrafted jewelry that's much more than the sum of its parts—pearls, shimmery lariats, molded clay, and so much more.

Fabric Yardage Chart For Furniture UpholsteryA handy yardage buying guide to help you purchase fabric for all of your furniture upholstery projects. Print this chart and take it with you as you shop for new fabric for your next upholstery project. Do It Yourself Quotes, Do It Yourself Baby, Do It Yourself Inspiration, Furniture Projects, Furniture Makeover, Funky Furniture, Furniture Stores, Chair Makeover, Diy Furniture Covers

Organizing Cleaning

Articles about organizing cleaning on Apartment Therapy, a lifestyle and interior design community with tips and expert advice on creating happy, healthy homes for everyone.

Painting Over Upholstery Chair This is the finished product and the little pillow I found at TJMaxx fit it perfectly! I'm also having my first giveaway. Go here for your chance to get a Set of 4 YAVA GLASS Upcycled Dri Painting Fabric Furniture, Paint Upholstery, Chair Upholstery, Chair Fabric, Paint Fabric, Fabric Painting, Re Upholster Chair, Chalk Paint Chairs, Chair Painting


Painting fabric chairs instead of re-upholstering...I thought it was going to be a mess and I was WRONG.

DIY: Newspaper Rose Wreath - she shows, in detail, how she makes the roses out of newspaper strips, then paints them and glues to an old frame. Cute Crafts, Crafts To Do, Easy Crafts, Arts And Crafts, Kids Crafts, Handmade Flowers, Diy Flowers, Fabric Flowers, Newspaper Flowers

Newspaper Rose Wreath - Michele Made Me

Edited to Add {18 Jul 2011}: Here’s my little newspaper-rose-making tutorial to help you achieve the look of my paper roses. Hope this gets you on your way! I decided to make a rose wreath when I visited Alisa Burke’s Blog. Such a lovely blog! I dare you not to be inspired! The tutorial for...Read More »

Un porte collier fait maison necklace holder Diy Necklace Holder, Necklace Hanger, Necklace Storage, Scarf Holder, Head Band Holder, Diy Key Holder, Diy Necklace Display, Hat Holder, Earring Storage

25 Easy DIY Projects for the Home!

Hello lovelies! As I've already talked about in my post on the best websites to shop for home decor, I'm a little decorating obsessed lately! I'll be moving into my first apartment this Fall, and I really want to fill it with pretty things that will inspire me and make the place feel like home. So I decided to make a list of all the DIY projects I plan on making for my apartment! These ideas are all super easy to make, because to be quite honest I am not the most patient or DIY-saavy person…