Fall Farmhouse Pumpkin Patch Pallet Box

Make your own rustic and adorable Fall Farmhouse Pumpkin Patch Pallet Box to use as a centerpiece, coffee table decor, or for a party decoration!   Now that we’re over halfway through August, it’s a good time to start removing summer decor and switching it out for some fall farmhouse decor. My table centerpieces can’t be large, so I wanted a fairly small one for fall. I decided to reuse a pallet box I already have. Supplies needed for this {Read More}

20+ Creative DIY Fall Signs

DIY Wood Fall Signs When I think of Fall, visions of harvest festivals, pumpkins, and flannel are what it’s all about. Whether leaves, bonfires, or the crisp fall air is what makes fall special for you, I’ve selected some of my favorite creative DIY fall signs that celebrate the season to share with you. Time to get your DIY on!

Small Side Table Upcyled In Black and White Buffalo Check

Small Side Table Upcyled in Black and White Buffalo Check Do you ever buy furniture at thrift stores or yard sales?  I don’t often, but when I found  a pair of these small side tables at a thrift store for $15 for the set, I couldn’t pass them up. Clearly, the previous owners have kids because they had dried food all over them. As a mom of four, no judgement here! After cleaning really well, it was time to transform {Read More}

DIY Gifts: Finished Projects Friday: Share Yours!

DIY Gifts: Finished Projects Friday: Share Yours! Have you finished any projects lately?  I’ve completed quite a few projects and I wanted to share them and also give you an opportunity to share your finish projects.  You don’t have to be a blogger. Just snap a photo of your project and link it up below.  I’ll leave it open for awhile. Some of the projects I finished are for my own home and some of them are for gifts.

First Aid Kit Toolbox Makeover for Home or Travel

My thrift store metal toolbox didn’t sell in my Etsy shop.  It was pretty dinged and scratched up, so I wasn’t surprised. So rather than donate it, I decided to turn it into a first aid kit toolbox. Would you believe, after raising four kids, we have never had a real first aid kit?  We just had random supplies in two bathrooms. We had to search through drawers and cabinets whenever someone got an injury. Better late than never, right? {Read More}

Vintage Farmhouse DIY Decor Ideas: Rustic & Repurposed

Rustic & Repurposed Vintage Farmhouse DIY Decor Ideas to inspire you to think outside the norm before you throw away or donate old wood, metal, and just random stuff!

DIY Ideas: Farmhouse, Travel, Faith, Family, Autumn & Winter

DIY Ideas: Farmhouse, Travel, Faith, Family, Autumn & Winter I hope you had a great July 4th!  I just relaxed with my family. Guess what?  If you love DIY projects as much as I do, then I have some fun news and a bunch of DIY Ideas to show you. These ideas will help you plan decor for Fall, Halloween, Winter, and Christmas. There’s even faith and family ideas. I know what you’re thinking. July just started! Time flies though. {Read More}

Dollar Tree Books Upcycle Tutorial: Create Custom Books

Dollar Tree Books Tutorial – How to create custom books for your home decor. Way back when I first started blogging, I used to make and sell book stacks using vintage and antique books. Now it’s hard to find vintage books at a reasonable price. So sad.  I miss those days! Today I’m upcycling Dollar Tree books.  Sometimes those are cheaper than thrift store books. But the main reason for using them was I wanted books that are the same {Read More}

DIY Farmhouse Signs On the Workbench & In the Shop

In this post: DIY Farmhouse Signs It’s been a few years since I’ve written “On the workbench” post.  Since Christmas is long over, I needed to restock my Etsy shop. I also plan to start offering Chalk Couture local workshops, so I needed to make some sample projects.

Reversible Farmhouse DIY Wood Tray

In this post: A Reversible Farmhouse DIY Wood Tray or Sign The beauty of making a tray that is reversible is not only that you can display either side, but that you can make it whatever size you want as long as the image you select fits on the wood. There are multiple options for embellishing your tray. You can use an adhesive stencil as I did, a regular stencil, or vinyl. What you’ll need to make a Reversible Farmhouse DIY {Read More}