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Great Ideas — 20 DIY Projects to Inspire YOU!

20 DIY Projects

January always gives me the decorating bug.  It must be the cold weather -- it's a great time to get some things done indoors. Here are 20 Inspiring DIY Ideas that might get YOUR DIY juices flowing.  Be sure to click on the link to go directly to each blog to get the full tutorial! DIY $30 Couch @ Osie Moats Kitchen Shelving @ Domestic Imperfection … [Read more...]

How to Make a Rustic Board Focal Wall (Nautical Bedroom)

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Thanks for all of the sweet comments on Hayley's Nautical Room Redo!! This will be the last post on the room for awhile :) I had a lot of emails wondering how I made the Rustic Focal Board Wall in her room. Here's what I did: The whole room redo started off when I saw these boards at Lowe's: I brought them home and painted them three different colors: Valspar Spun Honey Valspar … [Read more...]

Kitchen Remodel Sneak Peek — and a Painted Pantry Door!!

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I’ve spent a large part of the summer working on a kitchen/family room remodel. It started off with my entertainment center redo. And then morphed into painting the kitchen cabinets and island, a slipcover for my sectional, painting my kitchen and other related projects. I think my husband is afraid that this project is slowly encompassing the entire house (shhhhh -- he may be right). I … [Read more...]

Advent Calendar from a Scratch-n-Dent Door!

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I was at Ikea a few months ago. And you know that side room where they keep all the scratch and dent stuff? Well I found a big door in there for $4!! I was so excited. The other Ikea shoppers were looking at me like I was nuts. Who is that crazy lady who is giggling about some random, scratched up door?? I was going to make some Christmas Subway Art with it, but the wall I wanted to put it on … [Read more...]

Guest Project — Create a Festive Candy Cane Holiday Sign!

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Hi Tatertots and Jello Readers!! I'm so excited to be here today. My name is Bev and I blog over at Flamingo Toes. Flamingo Toes is my place to share sewing, crafting, and jewelry tutorials - as well as pretty much anything that pops into my head. Some of my favorite things to do are knockoffs - and that is what we are doing today! I have a fun Christmas Sign tutorial for you - my Candy … [Read more...]

Guest Project — Build a DIY Steel and Marble Dining Room Table!

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Hello Tatertots and Jello readers! I'm Amanda from Our Humble A{Bowe}d and I am thrilled to share a DIY project with you today. Our whole story began with a large oak table that I hated more and more each day. It was four feet in diameter with a pedestal base which made it impossible to push the chairs within six inches, making our small dining room feel even smaller. … [Read more...]

DIY Board & Batten Bathroom Redo!

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 I got my first big project done.  Yay! I have been wanting to redo my hall bathroom for quite some time. It doesn't have a window and had been painted a very dark brown color with a River Rock finish. Here are some before pictures: Sorry - my camera lens wasn't working when I started the project so I couldn't get a good before shot. Here are some older pictures that show you what it … [Read more...]