• Feather DIY

    Free flyin’ feather D.I.Y

    tisdag, oktober 16, 2012

    I’ve been experiencing somewhat of a writers block lately, meaning no posts on the blog for a while. However, I’ve been pinning daily doses of D.I.Y onto Pinterest and Facebook, so make sure to connect over there to stay tuned! Anyways, what better way to celebrate ridding the shackles of writers block than with some [...]

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  • Cross Stitch DIY Ideas & Tutorials

    Itchin’ to be stitchin’

    onsdag, september 19, 2012

    Oh boy have I gotten the itch for cross stitch! In my quest to find a cure, I’ve stumbled across the most amazing Cross Stitch DIY projects and tutorials, 10 of which I’ve gathered below. As awesome ideas tend to come from equally awesome people, tapping in to the stories behind the ideas comes highly [...]

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  • Cut-in-half table DIY

    The great DI(-Y)VIDE

    tisdag, september 18, 2012

    I gotta tell y’all, the D.I.Y blogosphere is indeed where the magic happens! The round-up of ideas in this post aims to prove my case by gathering of bunch of projects that I refer to as 2-in-1 magic makeovers. The featured projects shows how to make the most out of less (with a little help [...]

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  • Hacky hanger

    Hacky Hanger D.I.Y

    fredag, september 7, 2012

    Coat hangers are super easy to come by, you’ve probably got a bunch of old ones stacked at the back of your closet or in a dusty box in the attic, am I right? Instead of leaving them to that drab destiny, plunge into the pool of inspirational D.I.Y ideas featured in this post! The [...]

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Inspiration

Feather DIY
Okt
16

Free flyin’ feather D.I.Y

I’ve been experiencing somewhat of a writers block lately, meaning no posts on the blog for a while. However, I’ve been pinning daily doses of D.I.Y onto Pinterest and Facebook, so make sure to connect over there to stay tuned! Anyways, what better way to celebrate ridding the shackles of writers block than with some [...]

Cross Stitch DIY Ideas & Tutorials
Sep
19

Itchin’ to be stitchin’

Oh boy have I gotten the itch for cross stitch! In my quest to find a cure, I’ve stumbled across the most amazing Cross Stitch DIY projects and tutorials, 10 of which I’ve gathered below. As awesome ideas tend to come from equally awesome people, tapping in to the stories behind the ideas comes highly [...]

Cut-in-half table DIY
Sep
18

The great DI(-Y)VIDE

I gotta tell y’all, the D.I.Y blogosphere is indeed where the magic happens! The round-up of ideas in this post aims to prove my case by gathering of bunch of projects that I refer to as 2-in-1 magic makeovers. The featured projects shows how to make the most out of less (with a little help [...]

Hacky hanger
Sep
7

Hacky Hanger D.I.Y

Coat hangers are super easy to come by, you’ve probably got a bunch of old ones stacked at the back of your closet or in a dusty box in the attic, am I right? Instead of leaving them to that drab destiny, plunge into the pool of inspirational D.I.Y ideas featured in this post! The [...]

DIY OMBRE
Aug
29

Hu(e)moristic Ombre D.I.Y

Oh la la, ombre! Dip you toe (and your stuff) into the DIY dip dye and ombre trend. There’s lots and lots of awesome adaptations floating around the blogosphere! Here’s my lil’ pick of ideas to crank up the hotness of old stuff in an instant…enjoy! Pics via Ikea Livet Hemma, BrooklynLimestone & HeimaStore Dazzling [...]

corner diy
Aug
28

Clever Corner D.I.Y Ideas

Let creativity sprawl into each and every corner of your home – literally! Narrow corners are surprisingly often overseen and deemed ”impossible” to make something out of…Challenged by this ‘fact’ (further enforced by the lack of pre-made corner solutions from furniture retailers) I thought I’d gather a bunch of corner D.I.Y ideas proving the ‘corners [...]

Bead diy ideas
Aug
10

Just Bead it!

Totally allergic to electrical cords? A lot of us tick that box! I like pretty beads way better, which is why seeing these pimped electrical cords makes me so happy. Not all of them are straightforward DIY’able but some tweaking and you should be good to go, here’s a link describing how to go about [...]

Birch diy
Aug
3

Exploring Birch Turf D.I.Y

Get ready to explore birch turf with these 10+ Birch DIY ideas. Get inspired by the multitude of ideas the blogosphere has to offer and then get to D.I.Y action with the selection of tutorials featured below. My personal favorite are the hacks in which birch logs are used as table bases, which is yours? [...]

Statement Staircases DIY
Jul
16

D.I.Y Statement Staircases

Mondays sure can feel like an uphill climb. Yet, they also bear the promise new (so maybe they’re not all that bad after all?) Getting over obstacles requires inspiration & motivation, which got me thinking – What better way to meet the Monday challenge than to channel a vision of oneself climbing one of these [...]

Pallet Sofa DIY
Jul
13

Cheap’n'Chic Pallet Sofa

Been busy hacking around the house the last couple of days! Among other things, I’ve hacked the crap out of yet another discarded pallet, now enjoying a blissful afterlife as a neat little sofa in my kitchen with some equally neat magic storage, check it out: The project is really an easy-peasy D.I.Y, and hope [...]

Brushes DIY
Jul
9

D.I.Y Hacky Brushes

They say the world is our canvas and that we should throw all paint we can at it. But all of that’s easier said than done which is why I thought I’d gather a bunch of DIY ideas celebrating the form & function of the wonderful, iconic, indispensable paintbrush. I hope the palette of of [...]

New use for old keys
Jul
3

New Use for Old Keys

Hacking is all about unlocking & unleashing new potential in old stuff. Hence, hacking keys seems like the perfect symbolic ritual, as there are so many old keys lying around gathering dust just about everywhere. We hang on to old keys, because we know they open something, somewhere…But over time we lose track of what [...]

Side table DIY Special
Jul
2

Quirky Cool D.I.Y Side Tables

Lately I’ve been on the prowl for side table ideas…As always, there ain’t no better way than D.I.Y to score some of that true quirky cool magic…Only problem is I can’t seem to decide which one of all the awesome doable DIY ideas out there I want to go for…While I’m in deciding I thought [...]

Football diy
Jun
28

Sucker for Soccer D.I.Y

I’m a sucker for soccer. Following the European championship has been a great pastime the last couple of weeks, but it’s all coming to an end within a couple of days;-/ That’s why I’d thought I’d compile a Soccer D.I.Y special, to keep some of that fun going way after the grand finale on Sunday….- [...]

Supafly DIY
Jun
27

SupaFly (high) D.I.Y

To heck with both feet on the ground! Now’s the time to put your ideas up in the air! I’ve gathered a bunch of supafly D.I.Y to give wings to anything you’ve got around the house (well, almost!). By showing you a bunch of different applications (from chunky sofas to delicate D.I.Y hanging planters) I [...]

DIY Special: Tribal DIY
Jun
20

Tip-to-toe Tribal D.I.Y

Think ‘Mad Max meets Pocahontas’ to score some of this season’s fierce yet fun-loving tribal looks. You’ll find the trend opening up lots of ideas for creative re-use of old stuff lurking way back in your wardrobe. To get you started, I’ve gathered a full range of tip-to-toe ideas from crafty bloggers around the D.I.Y [...]

disco diy
Jun
13

Disco Diva D.I.Y

Today’s my birthday! And not any birthday, my 30th, yay/yikes! I’ve been tapping into disco diva fiesta mode browsing the best Disco D.I.Y the blogosphere has to offer – and there are some pretty neat Disco hacks out there I tell you! Hopefully all of you D.I.Y disco divas can find some nuggets of interest [...]

ice cream cover
Jun
7

Ice Cream D.I.Y ideas

”I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream!”  Could one ever get enough of ice cream? Not me! Today’s post celebrates Ice cream by gathering a bunch of hacky ideas from crafty corners of the DIY blogosphere. So, ready..set…go, time to let that sweet tooth indulge in some delicicous D.I.Y – Enjoy! DIY [...]

DIY t-shirt inspriation
Jun
5

Pimp an old tee

With temperatures rising so is the annual epidemic of fashion fever, making many of us feverishly hit the high street (although our wardrobes are already stuffed full…). This post celebrates the power of re-invention of a wardrobe staple – old t-shirts. Infusing and old tee with some contemporary style means that fashion quick fix is [...]

DIY Ladder Hacks Inspiration
Jun
4

New life for ladders

Ladders are versatile structures that can be tweaked into pretty much anything…Suspend them from the ceiling, hang them on the wall or let them stand naturally tall…then add a pinch of creativity to score amazing new functionality and style in an instant! Here’s a selection of 10+ hacky ideas to get those DIY juices flowing…Enjoy! [...]

DIY pillowcase ideas
Maj
29

Pillowcase Pimpin’ D.I.Y

Big stashes of bed linen are impractical, yet often we hang onto old sets for the love of a great print or a great memory…This post features ideas on how to inject new life into old pillowcases, instead of having them lurking around in a dark corner of the closet. If you happen to be [...]

DIY Cover photo
Maj
16

Funky Chunky D.I.Y

Tiimb-eerr! As old houses are continuously being remodeled, rebuilt or torn down there’s a constant influx of old chunky beams to salvage, some are probably lying around waiting round the corner from where you live! Hacking and remaking the leftovers from old buildings not only has tons of environmental benefits (less transports, reducing landfill impact [...]

Monogram DIY special
Maj
14

Monogram Monday

It’s Monogram Monday! Playing with typography and various techniques is an easy and fun way to add new contemporary luster to whatever you feel the need to reinvent. Why not grab a vintage sheet to make monogrammed napkins or draw monograms onto plain white mugs to score instant DIY dash? There are lots of monogram [...]

MOTHERS DAY DIY
Maj
11

Mothers Day D.I.Y

Sunday marks the celebration of Mothers Day in many parts of the world! Needless to say, mums sure deserve gifts and adoration any day of the year, but now’s really the chance to feel inspired and express your love. This post features doable D.I.Y round-up for that little effort to celebrate all those very special [...]

teacups
Maj
10

Teacups revisited

Old tea & coffee cups are a thrift store staple. Yet, there are only so many cups you need for your everyday tea drinking. Good then, that the D.I.Y blogosphere is sprawling with hacky ideas on how to inject new life into the un-loved teacups of the world. This post taps into that pool of [...]

DIY Diamonds
Maj
9

Diamonds are wherever

They say diamonds are forever, I say diamonds are…wherever. Taking the ‘Diamonds are wherever’ mantra to heart, you’ll find that a dash of sparkly D.I.Y TLC could be just as appreciated as the real bling thing. To help you on your way, I’ve dug out a bunch of awesome ideas & tutorials from the DI(Y)amond [...]

rope diy
Apr
30

D.I.Y Rope Hacks

The applications of D.I.Y projects with rope are infinite, so i found limiting the number of DIY ideas for this post super tricky (i’ve been pinning them like crazy too, so visit my D.I.Y Dreams board for more ideas). I ended up with 10 ideas to which you can easily add tweaks and details to [...]

Old door DIY special
Apr
26

New Life for Old Doors

An old door is a sturdy piece of material that can easily be revamped into pretty much anything: add table legs and you’ve got a dining table; add some castor wheels and you’ve got a coffee table, place doors behind your bed to create a headboard in an instant! This post features a whole range [...]

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