Posts Tagged ‘@Home This Weekend’

@Home This Weekend: Designated Cutting Boards

Have you ever cut something on a wooden cutting board, only to have it take on the unwanted flavor of previously cut garlic? This weekend, use this clever from craftylittlemonkey and do some woodburning to label your boards. Now, you’ll know whether it’s a “yes” or a “no” to use a particular board for cutting […]

@Home This Weekend: Dryer Balls

This weekend, felt up some wool dryer balls, and you’ll never need dryer sheets again. These balls help shorten drying time, and can replace chemical fabric softeners. In her post, LovelyMiss gives step by step instructions on how to make your own. She’s giving hers for gifts, but I’m sure she thought to make enough to […]

@Home This Weekend: Cozy Sweater Quilt

This weekend, upcycle some sweaters to make a cozy quilted blanket. In her post, edelC tells all about her process, including keeping interesting features of the sweaters such as pockets and cables. Snuggle up!

@Home This Weekend: Dreamcatcher

This weekend, sleep well with the addition of a dreamcatcher. Legend has it that the dreamcatcher will snag any nightmares and let only pleasant dreams through. Mistress Jennie made this one a crescent moon and added a vintage starburst at the top. Sweet dreams! Save Save

@Home This Weekend: Hanging Plant Shelves

This weekend, pick up a few items at the hardware store and create some shelves for your plants and seedlings. Acadian Driftwood needed a place near the sun (and away from her cat!), so she made some clear hanging shelves. Her post will show you how! Save Save Save

@Home This Weekend: Hamper Revamp

This weekend, give your hamper the wow factor with a little paint. blupaisan took an old black hamper, painted it a bright turquoise, and then hand painted a bird amongst some branches on the front. It’s a joy to put your dirty clothing up when your hamper is so pretty! Save Save

@Home This Weekend: Halloween Pillows

This weekend, add some spooky fun with a couple of Halloween pillows. StaceFace101 made easy to remove pillow covers, so she can change these pillows out for any season. What a scary good idea! Save Save

@Home This Weekend: Adventurous Key Holder

This weekend, get ready for some adventure! If you need a place to park your keys when you get home, bunny1kenobi has the perfect solution. She painted a distressed a wooden plaque, and then added hooks and vinyl lettering to make this fun key holder. Grab your keys and let’s go. Adventure awaits! Save Save

@Home This Weekend: Give The Dog A Bone

This weekend, give your dog a bone. Onyxnox made some great denim chew toys that any dog will love to play (or cuddle!) with. This is a great way to upcycle old jeans. Put a squeaker in the ends of the bone, and you’ve got an instant hit. Woof! Save Save

@Home This Weekend: Pretty Planter

This weekend, upcycle a plastic jug and make a sweet planter. kittykill used washi tape to give a pretty primrose a bright new home. Sweet! 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!