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Great Ideas — 21 DIY Projects to Inspire (Part 1)!!

Spring is my favorite time of the year to get things done around my home. 

Maybe it’s the warmer weather and sunshine?? 

21 DIY projects for inspiration

Here are 21 Inspirational DIY Projects YOU can make. 

Check them out for inspiration in YOUR home!!

And be sure to stop by the PARTY and see all of the amazing ideas linked up. 


Canvas Letter Wall Art @ View Along the Way


Vintage-Inspired Painted Mason Jars @ Live. Laugh. Rowe


Ikat Painting @ Bigger Than the Three of Us


DIY Barn Wood Coat Rack @ Lolly Jane


Chic Tiled Herb Planter @ Positively Splendid


Dining Room Reveal @ Remodelando La Casa


Colorful Playroom Makeover @ Love Grows Wild


Yellow, Grey, and Turquoise Kitchen @ Elementary Design


Textured Table with Sisal Rope Edge @ The Happy Housie


Vintage Desk Chair Makeover @ Liz Marie Blog


Vintage Dresser Vignette @ Boxy Colonial


Beach-Inspired Dresser @ Petticoat Junktion


Pottery Barn-Inspired Baskets @ Balancing Home


Split Stump Side Table @ The Wood Grain Cottage


Springified Living Room @ The Happy Housie


DIY Stenciled Geometric Rug @ Designed by Dawn Nicole


Napkin Pillow Tutorial @ Nalle’s House


Stylized Media Hutch @ The Homes I Have Made


Quick Memo Board Project @ L’amour chez nous


Bright Craft Room Reveal @ Fynes Designs


Blue Kitchen Update @ Real Life, One Day at a Time…

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Don’t forget to check out all the amazing projects linked up this week!

And don’t forget to enter this week’s giveaway from Signs.com!

vinyl signs

You can make your own design in giant vinyl for a wall — the sky’s the limit!

Imagine all of the designs and decor you could make …

and you might even want to think of some great ideas for using their other products like signs, banners, car decals and more.

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And TT&J readers can get 15% off your order for the next week — 

use the coupon code


at checkout!

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Here’s how to enter to win a $100 credit to signs.com:

(Note that the price of individual items can vary depending on size, type and complexity — Signs.com will work with you to make it happen in your budget!)

a Rafflecopter giveaway

Link your ideas up to the party and enter to win!! 

Have a Wonderful Sunday!! 



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  4. Thank you for featuring our DIY Ikat Painting!

  5. Thank you for featuring our barn wood coat rack, Jen! You’re the sweetest! Off to drool over that ikat painting now… hello, gorgeous!

  6. Ella Brooks says:
  7. I’d like the Deck the Halls Sign.

  8. I tweeted about the giveaway!!

  9. I would love one of the banners for the birthday girl!!

  10. Jen, thanks for featuring my beach inspired dresser!

  11. Spring is in the air! THANKS for including our barn wood coat rack (;

  12. barbara macaskill says:

    WOW! So many great DIY projects to do and so little time! I have some mason jars that I am trying to decide which technique I want to try! Maybe I will have to get more and try them ALL! LOL That way I don’t have to decide! Thanks for sharing all these great ideas!

  13. You’re so sweet to include my canvas “it is well” letters! Thank you so much!

  14. I would use it for a “Welcome Home” sign for my missionary son.

  15. Thanks so much for featuring me Jen! I’m looking forward to checking out all the other great ideas on your round up :)

  16. This is such a fabulous round up! THANK YOU so much for including my split stump side table! How exciting!
    Have a fabulous weekend!

  17. YAY! Thanks so much for the feature, Jen! Have a fabulous week. xo

  18. Eeep! That ikat painting is going in my new apartment. Thank you so much for sharing.

  19. What fabulous projects to check out Jen! Thank you so much for choosing our springified living room and our sisal edged table to include in this roundup! I was so excited and thrilled to wake up to that nice surprise… can’t wait to go check out the rest of the great ideas you have collected here!

  20. So many fantastic projects! Loved looking at them all. Thanks for including my pillow tutorial Happy Sunday! :)

  21. Such fun features! I enjoyed looking at them all. x

  22. Thank you for featuring my kitchen, Jen! What an exciting surprise to see this morning among so many great projects!

  23. Thank you so much for featuring my Craft Room Reveal! Great line up of projects!


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