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Great Ideas– 20 DIY Ideas for 2012!!

Happy 2012 my Friends!  

Have you made your New Year resolutions yet?  Are you still trying to figure out what you would like to accomplish for the 2012 year?  Well here are 20 DIY projects to work on over the next year!


Coral and Grey Headboard @ Infarrantly Creative 

 Master Bedroom Reveal @ Vintage Revivals 

 Vinyl Decal @ The Idea Room

Organizing Home Decor @ Fox Hollow Cottage

Framed Bathroom Mirror @ Southern Lovely 

 Lockers with a Graphic Pop @ Lovely, Etc.

 Kitchen @ A Step in the Journey

 Bathroom Redo @ Sand & Sisal

 Laundry Redo @ Strawberries and Sweet Love

 Computer Nook Makeover @ 36th Avenue

 DIY Couch @ Little Green Bow

 Office Redo @ Social Salutations

 Nursery Makeover @ Bonnie’s Blog

 From Drab to Dreamy @ It’s Overflowing

 DIY Countertops @ I should be mopping the floor

 Reupholstering a sofa @ The Heartfelt Home

 Stenciled Headboard @ The Lovely Residence

 DIY Ottoman @ Welcome to the Mouse House

 Drab to Fab Table @ Top This Top That

 Board and Batten Wall @ Design Dining and Diapers

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I’m so excited to announce that Bitsy Bands is giving away TWO $50 credits to their shop!!

Just think of the projects you can make!!

So SWEET!!! 

And see all of the inspiring projects — I love looking through the links!!

There are even more wonderful recipes, plus tons of Christmas links and more!!!

Have a Wonderful Saturday!! 



  1. Jen, Thanks so much for showcasing my Drab to Fab table. Appreciate you!
    PS. Come for a visit and we will sit and have tea at the table! :)

  2. Jen,

    You are so good to me. Thank you so much for the feature.

    Tons of love my friend!

  3. Thank you for featuring my bead board bathroom among all these other wonderful DIY projects! Can’t wait to go and check them all out!

  4. Amazing inspiration! Great features!

  5. If I had any idea my organized storage would be showing up in the features, I would have at least put some glitter on something! There are some seriously amazing projects featured. Thanks a bunch for including my organize & purge post =) You kicked my 2012 off to a FABULOUS start!! I bet everyone else feels the same way too 😉
    Thanks so much Jen. Happy New Year.

  6. Oh… OH… I am so in love with ALL of these ideas!!! Is it bad that I’m pretty sure I pinned them ALL on my “to do” list?

  7. What a fabulous surprise to see my mirror on here! Thanks Jen! I sure appreciate the wonderful compliment!

  8. Thank you so much for the feature Jen! All of those rooms and projects are so beautiful. I am totally inspired – these will all be added to my project list for sure!!

  9. FABULOUS FEATUER’S. That cute locker and Beckie’s head board…. LOVE. They all are amazing. Hope your weekend is as amazing as you. xo, loves, jen

  10. I saw that framed mirror and thought, “I can DO that!”

  11. I just want that washer and dryer!!

  12. Thanks for the feature Jen, it is such and honor to be featured with this group of talented ladies. I have already pinned most of the projects, they are all so inspiring. Thanks for being such an encouragment in this blogging community.

    Cha Cha

  13. WoW! What a great compilation of ideas for the New Year! Thanks for including my kitchen makeover :o) I’m already itching to change it up, but I think my husband would kill me :o) Hope you are having a great weekend!

  14. Hi Jen!
    Thank you bunches for featuring my DIY Countertops! You’re so sweet!

    Wow, there are so many great ideas on here…my 2012 list just got a little longer. LOVE that nook on 36th Ave…makes me want to take a sledge hammer to some drywall and cut out a nook somewhere!


  15. These are all so inspiring! Thanks for sharing!

  16. Wow, what amazing features! Looks like some creative people have been very busy in the new year. Thanks for including my locker makeover in this great bunch.

  17. Thanks s much for featuring my board and batten walls! I’m honored to be included in such a great round-up of projects!

  18. Thanks for featuring my ottoman redo…. I am going to check out all the other wonderful posters! Have a wonderful 2012!


  19. Thanks for featuring my couch! I am so inspired by the level of creativity with all of the features and linked projects. Looking forward to adding some of these to my 2 do list in 2012. All the best!