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Get Your Family to Put Down Their Phones During Dinner with These DIY Pocket Placemats

DIY Pocket Placemat with City View

Several months ago, I received a set of darling Anthropologie dish cloths as a gift that were so lovely I couldn’t bear to actually wipe my hands on them. So they ended up sitting in a cabinet. Then, last week, IKEA provided me with the perfect solution to turn the too-pretty towels into placemats that will get a lot more visibility. The inspiration came in…

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8 Inspiring DIY Ideas for Upcycling Old CDs

Old Cds used to craft coasters

Almost everyone can probably admit to having a pile of old CDs and DVDs lying around somewhere. But now that we tend to stream or purchase all of our music, movies, and TV shows online in digital formats, there’s less of a need to cherish and add to that existing collection. So, what to do with those old CDs and DVDs you just don’t want taking…

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8 Ways to Wow Your Friends with Recycled Wine Bottles

Chandelier Made of Wine Bottles

There’s a reason that recycled wine bottle DIYs have been so popular – they’re a great excuse to drink some vino! Wine bottles also come in many interesting colors and shapes, and are already elegant enough that not much needs to be done to turn them into all sorts of lovely items. From sophisticated centerpieces to light fixtures to garden accessories, read on for a…

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10 DIY Projects with Marble Style

DIY marble table from Stylizmo

Oh how we love marble here at Decoist! As proclaimed in our post on the versatility of marble contact paper, marble accents make a strong modern statement. Today we’ve got the DIY projects to prove it! In fact, the projects below show that you can create the “marble look” on a budget, whether you’re working with marble tiles or simulating a marble aesthetic with clay or…

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DIY: A Quick and Easy Hexagon Cork-Board

DIY hexagon cork-boards

Hey friends! Office organization is important, but let’s face it – it can be a bit boring! Having an inspiration board or just something to pin important information to is key to being organized if you’re a visual person like me, but I’m not a huge fan of the rectangular option out in the world, so I decided to make my own hexagon cork-boards! They’re…

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8 Resourceful DIY Birdbath Ideas to Bring Life to Any Yard

birdbath stone 1

A birdbath can make a nice addition to your garden or yard, especially if you enjoy welcoming and watching the birds from your property. Large stone birdbaths you can find in garden supply stores can easily cost you a few hundred dollars if you want a good one, and not everyone has the budget range for it. If you aren’t afraid of getting a little creative, you can make your…

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DIY Peacock Chair Ideas

Peach and mint peacock chairs are breezy and refreshing

We’re in the middle of a peacock chair revival, folks! If you’ve noticed a slew of DIY peacock chair projects and woven chair makeovers, there’s good reason! After all, these dramatic seating solutions are sculptural, throne-like and undeniably eye-catching. Originally imported from East Asia in the 19th century, peacock chairs had their first major revival in the ’60s and ’70s. Now they’re back with a…

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8 DIY Ideas for Inexpensive Drawer Pulls You Can Make Yourself

Gorgeous Gilded Dinosaur and Animal Drawer Pulls

If you’re looking to make a simple upgrade to your home without dishing out a ton of money, drawer and cabinet pulls are a small and affordable change that will make a noticeable difference. To cut your budget even more and put a personal spin on your hardware, take the DIY route and craft your own pulls and knobs for a fraction of what you’d…

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Ingenious DIY Ideas for Reusing K-Cups Around the Home


Anyone who considers themselves to be a big coffee drinker who’s completely in love with their Keurig understands what it means to go through loads of K-cups every week — possibly even every day if multiple people in their household are using them too. The problem with going through so many is that they’re not exactly recyclable, meaning they have nowhere else to go but the trash….

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12 Fabulous Summer DIY Projects

Wire basket side table from I Spy DIY

Some say Memorial Day is the unofficial start of summer. If that’s the case, the warmest season of the year is here! Does summer make you want to embark on new DIY endeavors? There’s nothing like a new season to spark your creativity. Kate here, and today I’ve rounded up a collection of fun summer DIY projects to try out on those lazy, hazy long…

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