Posts Tagged ‘@Home This Weekend’

@Home This Weekend: Honeyduke’s Candy Cabinet

This weekend, make your home magical with Honeyduke’s candy cabinet, inspired by the Harry Potter series. Using an old cabinet desk, patty_o_furniture reconfigured the inside and painted it in bright colors. The cabinet even lights up when you open the doors to reveal all the treats inside. The jars are full of candies, and the […]

@Home This Weekend: Paint a Music Box!

This weekend, get out your paints and embellish a plain wooden box. patty_o_furniture got extra creative and painted a Hogwarts scene reminiscent of Van Gogh’s masterpiece “Starry Night”, and then added workings that play Hedwig’s theme. I think you’ll agree that this was a truly magical transformation.

@Home This Weekend: Frugal Floral Wreath

This weekend, make a bright floral wreath and decorate your front door. brightshadows purchased the faux flowers from a Dollar Store, so this project is economical as well as beautiful! Save Save

@Home This Weekend: Tabletop Garden

This weekend, add a ton of color to your patio by creating a table top garden. All you need are various pots and brightly colored plants. Oh, and some tables; don’t forget those! BeaG had a carpenter custom make her tables, but thrift store finds would work too. This is a great way to make […]

@Home This Weekend: Wonderful Walls

This weekend, paint a mural on your wall! patty_o_furniture decorated her wall with this awesome Harry Potter scene, done in silhouettes. It’s perfect for a media room, or any room that needs a touch of magic! Save Save

@Home This Weekend: Transformed Masterpiece

This weekend, revive an old piece of art. MissingWillow had a print of a sleepy farm scene that had been in her family, but it really wasn’t her style. She added a cutout image of a dragon, and voila! It’s definitely a one of a kind piece now. The best thing is that the dragon is […]

@Home This Weekend: Hexie Rug

This weekend, you probably won’t have time to make a hexie rug as big and beautiful as this one, but you sure can get started! noodle-bug actually spent a couple of years making and sorting the hexagons for this rainbow rug. I think you’ll agree it was well worth the effort; this is destined to […]

@Home This Weekend: Beware!

This weekend, show your sense of humor. patty_o_furniture  recently began raising chickens, and noticed that they ate like vicious dinosaurs. She then got the brilliant idea to make this “Beware the tiny raptors” sign to adorn the chicken coop. Love it!

@Home This Weekend: DIY Curtain Rods

This weekend, make some extraordinary curtain rods out of ordinary materials. The awesome rustic curtain rod pictured here was made by TheMistressT using PVC rods and purchased wooden finials. She gave it a beautiful faux bois finish, and now all that’s left to do is hang the drapes!

@Home This Weekend: DIY Side Table

This weekend, make an attached side table for your dining room or entry way using this tutorial post by miep, who created this piece using purchased table legs, some wood, and pvc pipe. You’ll want to check out the entire article, as it’s full of photos and other great ideas, including a side table made […]

@Home This Weekend: Suncatcher

This weekend, grab some wire and beads and make a beautiful suncatcher like this one, by phoenixfiredesigns. This colorful wire tree will feel right at home in your yard or window. Beautiful! Save

@Home This Weekend: An Orb For Your Yard

  This weekend, adorn your garden with a unique cement orb that you create yourself. Balatong included a complete tutorial in her post. I definitely want one (or more!) of these in my yard.  

@Home This Weekend: WELCOME!

This weekend, delight your guests with a welcome sign made from an old Scrabble board. blupaisan spelled out her welcome with game pieces, and then treated the board so it will be more weather-safe behind the screen door. Welcome! Let’s play! Save Save

@Home This Weekend: Terrific Tuffet

This weekend, put your feet up. Mistress Jennie made the perfect tuffet in just one day! While this may be intimidating to some, even re-covering a simple square footstool will give your tooties a place to rest. Relax, you can do it! Save Save

@Home This Weekend: Whimsical Pom Pom Planter

This weekend, put some spring in your planters with colorful ribbons and pom poms, like classy broad did! “Before”, this was just a plain plastic planter. “After”- look at it now! Plant yours with bright flowers, and your house will be whimsical and fun and full of spring color. What a great way to celebrate […]