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 […]

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 […]

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 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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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? […]

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 […]

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 […]

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

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 […]

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 […]

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….- […]

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 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 […]

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