Turn a Spring Mounted Hobby Horse into a Carousel Horse with Chalk Paint

I really wanted a carousel horse for my daughter's room but it was way out of my budget!  When I saw this beautiful spring mounted hobby horse I decided to use DecoArt's Chalky Finish Paint to make this...

DIY Double Suitcase Side Table

I'm finally getting around to decorating my movie room/playroom.  My theme is retro movies with a red/black/white color scheme.  I recently ordered a new black couch, and I made this fun side table to go...

How to Transfer a Photo to Wood

Learn how to use Mod Podge to transfer a photo to wood. Turn your favorite images into beautiful pieces of home decor. Transferring any image I want from paper to another surface is definitely one of...

How to Make Cracked Glass Stones for Crafting

This project is a family favorite.  My kids *love* to "crack" glass stones with me.  They don't even make anything with them most of the time, they just enjoy watching the glass crack and then...

Make Your Own Designer Spotlight with Dollar Store Items

My house came with a media room, which we currently use as a playroom for our kids.  I'm still trying to decorate it to look like a theater, and I spotted some cool spotlight lamps...

Faux Metal Bust DIY

Ciao!  I'm back again with another faux "old" project.  I truly love vintage decor, and it's so exciting too be able to create my own "antiques". I adore the dress form trend, so I was thrilled...

Make an Anthropologie Knock Off: Chained Vase Tutorial

Not too long ago, Anthropologie had a fabulous chained vase available.  I loved the fusion of glass and metal, but not the price tag (nearly $300!)  While their vase isn't available for sale anymore, you...

Make Your Own Poster Wall Art

I was looking for wall art to hang in my kids' playroom when I found John W. Golden's posters.  I've been a long time fan of his Etsy shop, and while I loved the idea...

Teach Me: How to Make Lace Crowns

Lace crowns are surprisingly simple to make!  This tutorial will give a step by step guide to make lace crowns that are beautiful. Last week I showed you an easy way to "glitterify."  Now I'm going...

April’s CAKE Challenge: Washi Flower Pens

Aren't we all ALWAYS looking for a pen?  The just seem to grow legs and walk away.  But pens never appear out of nowhere...until now! This month, we will be leaving cheery pens everywhere for our...