Rustic Sign from Reclaimed Pallet Wood

Episode 1 from my new series DIYwithFriends! Mike and Shuo stopped by and we built a rustic sign using a custom template of their initials and an old pallet. Difficulty: Beginner Time Required: 1/2 Day Cost: Under $25 Tools Required: Clamps Miter Saw Wood Glue Elmers Wood Filler Power Sander or Sanding Block Sanding Paper Foam [...]

2017-01-07T12:44:18+00:00 October 1st, 2016|Decor, DIY Decor, Videos|0 Comments

How to Make an Easy No-Sew Window Seat Cushion

There's a time in every man's life where he needs to make an easy no-sew window seat cushion. It's pretty much a right of passage. Everyone knows this. Don't look at me that way! This was my time. I've been training. And so because of that training my body is ready. Because I trained. First and foremost, I took measurements [...]

2017-01-06T21:26:06+00:00 January 29th, 2015|Decor, DIY Decor|3 Comments

Let’s Build a Rustic Wooden Plank Bucket

When you decide to do things yourself, you open up a sparkling rainbow of possibilities. You get to choose your own path to your pot of gold. Want to stain first? DO IT! Want to sand last? No problem ya bum! It's open season for your own personal creativity and chi. And when things don't go exactly as planned, you [...]

2017-01-06T21:17:29+00:00 November 21st, 2014|Decor, DIY Decor|2 Comments

DIY No Sew Table Runner

A few years ago if you asked me what a table runner was, I would tell you. I mean...really people? Give me some credit! BUT! If you asked me why people have table runners, I would probably tell you that I have no idea. I mean what purpose do they really serve, ya know? WELL after building a dining table [...]

2017-01-06T21:17:41+00:00 October 1st, 2014|Decor, DIY Decor|1 Comment

Build a Cork Memo Board Frame

As most things of this nature go, it all started with a crayon. A yellow crayon. This crayon happens to be the EXACT color of a counter stool we bought from Pier 1 Imports for our little computer "nook". The nook is a tucked right next to the stairwell and has a nice little built-in desk. This is the color I hope to use for the [...]

2017-01-06T21:31:09+00:00 September 11th, 2014|Decor, DIY Decor, Frames, Furniture|0 Comments