Farmhouse Headboard Bench

Farmhouse Headboard Bench | A Diamond in the Stuff

I had a show last month that I had to get tons of stuff ready for. I was running low on larger furniture items which meant lots of work needed to be done. So into the scary garage I went to start dragging stuff out and begin the transformations. One of the first items I knew that I wanted to tackle was a old wood headboard and footboard set. I had scored them for cheap but they were missing the side rails so it was time to get creative. That's when the Farmhouse Headboard Bench was … [Continue reading...]

DIY Round Industrial Coffee Table

DIY Round Industrial Coffee Table | A Diamond in the Stuff

I have been in an industrial decor kind of mood lately apparently! I'm really loving the "industrial farmhouse" look right now so it's inspiring a lot of what I'm working on. I just did a Makers Fair this past weekend and when my booth was all set up it reflected the mood I've been in. Which just so happened to make a pretty stunning booth if I do say so myself! One of the items in my booth was this fabulous Round Industrial Coffee Table. Want to see how I made it? It all started with this … [Continue reading...]

Spring Instagram Giveaway

Spring Instagram Giveaway | A Diamond in the Stuff

    Daylight savings has passed, the first day of Spring has come, and now Easter is right around the corner! The change of seasons has put me in a mood for a little fun! I’m running an awesome giveaway over on Instagram and it ends on Monday! So pop over to IG and look […]

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Industrial Open Shelving

Industrial Open Shelving | A Diamond in the Stuff

  I have been in a MOOD lately to update my dining area. My house has been semi the same for over two years and for this military wife that is about as much time as I usually spend in a house, so it’s time to change things up! I have a very small dining […]

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8 DIY Concrete Projects

8 DIY Concrete Projects | A Diamond in the Stuff

Lately I have been seeing more and more concrete projects and items popping up all over the place. And I’m kinda crushing on it! It’s such a simple medium, it can be used endlessly on some many different kinds of projects. I love it’s industrial feel but it can be softened depending on how you […]

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Kitchen Conversions Chalkboard Sign

Kitchen Conversions Chalkboard Sign | A Diamond in the Stuff

In my effort to spruce up the house (I’m in a MOOD) I am re-doing my dining area. We have built new shelving and I will be blogging about it soon! But in the meantime I needed to decorate my new shelves. I mostly shopped my house for items but I needed to fill some […]

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DIY Barnwood Coat Rack

DIY Barnwood Coat Rack | A Diamond in the Stuff

I am still on my New Years organizing kick. No end in sight. I’m not only organizing but I’m giving a few areas a bit of a face lift. Since we move so often, if I am in one house for too long I get the itch to change things up. It’s the next best […]

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How To Fix Scratches In Wood {quickly and easily}

How To Fix Scratches In Wood {quickly and easily}  | A Diamond in the Stuff

We have been living in our current home for over two years now. It was a bit of a mess when we moved in. We have put some love into it, but we have also put some wear and tear into it. We know that our time here is probably a year and a half […]

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My Old Rung Ladder

My Old Rung Ladder | A Diamond in the Stuff

After you do the junking, thrifting, salvaging thing for awhile the people around you start to catch on. Family and friends start to tell you about an awesome curb alert or a item that they are throwing out. They start to learn the kinds of things that you are looking for and what you’re interested […]

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