DIY Aqua Storage Cabinet

DIY Aqua Storage Cabinet | A Diamond in the Stuff

Every few years we move. Every move we have a new home with a new configuration. Our last home had two great hall closets and this house has zero. Zero hall closets. So we've had to get creative. There was a spot at the end of our hallway that was the perfect spot for a DIY Aqua Storage Cabinet. So we got our build on. Ok so I'm not going to pretend to be amazing at whipping up some awesome plans for this build. The inspiration for this project came from Ana White and you can find her plans … [Continue reading...]

DIY Salvage Blanket Ladder

DIY Salvage Blanket Ladder

The other day I mentioned being on a massive purge around here. I have so many odds and ends that are begging to become finished products. I have a Spring Makers Fair show coming up so lets get some projects started!!! Even though I've done a few projects with them, I still have a bunch of spindles from an old crib. So I simply MUST come up with some more ideas. The more I thought about it, I thought these old spindles would make some great DIY Salvage Blanket … [Continue reading...]

Mason Jar Succulent

Mason Jar Succulent  | A Diamond in the Stuff

I can’t even begin to explain the MASSIVE purge I’ve been doing around the house lately. Every nook and cranny. Sometimes I haven’t even begun cleaning out a spot when another spot distracts me. I was cooking the other day and suddenly found myself organizing a drawer in the kitchen. So I’ve been determined to […]

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Industrial Spool Table

Industrial Spool Table

The industrial look has become quite popular in home decor. I am personally a fan of taking items with that industrial feel and pairing them with softer textiles, colors, and decor. I was perusing the hardware store the other day and spotted an empty wooden spool sitting in the aisle. I kindly asked the sales person […]

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Thrifty Thursday #63

Thrifty Thursday Finds

The thrifty finds haven’t exactly been flowing in lately. Which is part by design, part lack of good stuff. I have a lack of opportunities on places to sell my goodies these days. Finding a full time booth has proven difficult. The good news is I’ve found a couple good shows to do in the […]

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Round Pallet Coffee Table

Round Pallet Coffee Table

Whew! What a week it’s been. The kiddos had 3 “snow” days this week and my hubby had two. Yes we are in Louisiana. So after a 5 day unexpected weekend things are starting to get back to normal. Now I’m ready to share my new Round Pallet Coffee Table….. Awhile back I shared this […]

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Family Rules Window

Family Rules Window

When it comes to old windows I am obsessed. I love them so much. Partially because they have endless possibilities. I recently posted 6 Totally Awesome Things To Do With Windows.  One of the awesome things I talked about was creating your own wall art by adding vinyl to an old window. I dug this […]

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Picket Fence Arrows

Picket Fence Arrows

I am loving the “arrow” trend happening now in design. They seem to be popping up everywhere and totally want to make some DIY style. However, sometimes opportunity and inspiration present it’s self and you just can’t pass it up. Enter my Picket Fence Arrows. As I was wandering my stockpile of crafty bits in […]

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6 Totally Awesome Things To Do With Old Windows

6 Totally Awesome Things To Do With Old Windows

I just love love me some old windows. There is just no telling how many times I have shared my chippy, broken, and dirty window finds in my Thrifty Thursday posts. For what was once a completely functional, non-descript building material; they now can become beautiful pieces of furniture or functional wall art. I have […]

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