10 Amazing DIY Shelves

10 Amazing DIY ShelvesWe all have those special trinkets and keepsakes that bring us far more happiness when displayed than tucked away in a box somewhere. But when you’ve run out of counter space in your home, where do you put all the stuff? When in doubt, take to the walls! And because your memories deserve much more than a generic shelf from Ikea, here are ten ones that you can DIY:

10 Amazing DIY Shelves1. Birch Round Shelves by Fall for DIY

10 Amazing DIY Shelves2. Wallpaper Shelves by The Lovely Drawer

10 Amazing DIY Shelves3. Metallic Hexagon Shelves by Damask Love

10 Amazing DIY Shelves4. Floating Corner Shelves via A Beautiful Mess

10 Amazing DIY Shelves5. Floating Shelf Light by Coco Kelley Continue reading…

10 DIY Purses Perfect for Summer

10 DIY Purses Perfect for SummerWell if the Fourth of July didn’t make you feel like summer has officially arrived, I’m not sure anything will! This is my first one on the east coast and aside from some mild humidity, I am loving it! One thing that I’ve noticed since the move is that my wardrobe is changing a lot more with the seasons. For these hot months, I’m trying to keep everything as low maintenance and casual as possible (probably because I’m just going to sweat through whatever dress I’m wearing anyway).

One way to spice up your outfit it up a bit is with a good purse! And what better accessory or conversation is there than with one you made yourself?! These ten DIYS are colorful, playful, and most importantly super easy to make. The hardest step will just be deciding which one you want to make first!

10 DIY Purses Perfect for Summer1. Tassel Bag Charm by Honestly WTF

10 DIY Purses Perfect for Summer2. Cross Body Bag by Paper & Stitch

10 DIY Purses Perfect for Summer3. Patterned Clutch by Sarah Hearts

10 DIY Purses Perfect for Summer4. Painted Straw Tote by Design Improvised

10 DIY Purses Perfect for Summer5. Donut Purse by Studio DIY Continue reading…

10 Ways to Makeover a Mirror

10 Ways to Makeover a MirrorSo we all use a mirror on a daily basis. But if you’re anything like me, you’ve probably just hung a store bought one on your wall and went about your day. But we can do better. Not that your mirror needs to be pretty than it is when reflecting our face, but if you’re looking for a way to make it pop off your wall, then you’ll want to check out these ten DIYS!

10 Ways to Makeover a Mirror1. Gem Mirror DIY by A Beautiful Mess

10 Ways to Makeover a Mirror2. DIY Triangle Mirror by Almost Makes Perfect

10 Ways to Makeover a Mirror3. Copper Round Mirror by A Bubbly Life

10 Ways to Makeover a Mirror4. Triangle Pattern Mirror by I Spy DIY

10 Ways to Makeover a Mirror5. Fresh Flower Mirror by Paper & Stitch Continue reading…

10 DIYS to Get you Started with Plaster

10 DIYS to Get you Started Working in PlasterMaking something out of plaster might be easier than you think! More often than not, you really just need to mix the powder with water and pour into a mold. The possibilities are essentially endless AND completely affordable.

If you’ve never worked with it before, or are just looking for some new ideas for ways you can, here are ten DIYS that you’ll want to try asap!

10 DIYS to Get you Started Working in Plaster1. Gold Leaf Plaster Coasters by For the Makers

10 DIYS to Get you Started Working in Plaster2. Plaster Votives by This Heart of Mine

DIY Plaster Lip Magnets (click through for full tutorial!)3. DIY Plaster Lip Magnets by The Crafted Life

10 DIYS to Get you Started Working in Plaster4. Plaster Planters by Zilverblauw

10 DIYS to Get you Started Working in Plaster5. Gem Pushpins via Design Sponge Continue reading…