Trees to Try, No Matter the Size of Your Home

Real evergreens and artificial trees aren’t the only Christmas tree options available. Check out these alternative holiday trees that are far from the ordinary. Chalkboard Tree Kids will love seeing their handmade ornaments and decorations used at Christmas. This colorful yarn garland is fun and simple to make for kids of all ages. String it…

From Trash to Christmas Treasure

From burned-out light bulbs to empty paper towel rolls, learn how to transform your unwanted stuff into unique Christmas tree ornaments. 1. Light Bulb = Snowman Don’t trash those burned-out light bulbs! Upcycle them into sparkling snowman ornaments instead. Get step-by-step instructions >> 2. Mason Jar Bands = Mini Wreaths Are spare Mason jar bands from…

Pinterest Perfect Mantels

With these gorgeous designs and top tips from the pros, getting in the spirit of the season is a snap. Here, you’ll find the inspiration you need to get started on styling your own holiday mantel to perfection! Rustic & Cozy A collection of wintry tree decorations lined up with candles and fresh greenery comprise…

Tips and Tricks For Creating a Gallery Wall

Learn designer secrets for curating a collection of family photos and your favorite prints. Pick a Spot The obvious first step in creating a gallery wall is choosing your wall. If you have closets full of art, think big. Smaller gallery walls also give great impact. Take into consideration less obvious spots for clusters of…

New Ways to Use Your Old Stuff

Learn how to repurpose common everyday items — like ladders, tin cans and rakes — and turn them into clever household storage solutions. Here are 30 ideas you’ll be dying to try. Raise the (Shoe) Bar Shoe clutter and closet disarray is an all-too-common problem for those of us with shoe addictions. Janet Lee conquered…

Wickedly-Cool Hidden Rooms & Secret Passageways

Escape to another world with these real-life secret spaces. Bookcase Magic (Part 1) This home’s bookcase swings open to reveal a luxurious wine tasting and storage room behind. A simple push in the right spot opens the door and, when closed, the door blends seamlessly with the bookcase wall — a nice, boozy surprise for…

Chic Ways to Display House Numbers

Mark your territory, in style. Swanky Succulents This wall-planter works double time displaying succulents and shrubs, as well as a sleek set of house numbers for this modern home. We consider this a must-steal idea if you have an entrance gate on your property. Moss-Covered House Numbers Add colorful, organic curb appeal with house numbers…

Cheap Ways to Freshen Up Your Bathroom This Weekend

Low-cost and high style? Yes, please. Haute Hardware Switch out your dated, dusty knobs and pulls and replace them with their chic, shiny counterparts. This quick, low-cost project (can you even call it that?) has the power to transform the entire aesthetic of your bathroom design. Proof: this, white double vanity with inky countertops and…

Fall-Tastic DIY Wreaths

From fresh wreaths that fill your home with an autumnal aroma to faux wreaths that can displayed year after year, these DIY decorations are a classic way to welcome fall — both indoors and out. Rock a Rustic Look Why wait till after Thanksgiving to brighten up your front door? Our fresh eucalyptus and cotton…