Witch’s Scroll and Spooky Porch

Witch's Scroll and Spooky Porch | A Diamond in the Stuff

October is officially upon us. The past couple years I haven't been in a "decorate for Halloween" kind of mood, much to my son's dismay. So this year I PROMISED that we would SPOOKify our front porch. Shortly after said promise I got an email from the good people at PRO WORLD INC asking if I would like to give their HTV (heat transfer vinyl) a try! Well yes I would and I know JUST how I will put it to use! Enter the Witch's Scroll and Spook Porch! First of all, they sent me some … [Continue reading...]

Upcycled Footboard Coat Rack

Upcycled Footboard Coat Rack | A Diamond in the Stuff

Part of me feels like apologies are in order, I've basically been MIA on the ole blog here. However, the truth is we had a completely crazy busy fun family filled summer and I wouldn't of traded a second of it. In the past months we have been to the National Archery Tournament (NASP) in Louisville, the World Archery Tournament (NASP) Mrytle Beach, Disney World, Illinois, and we've driven to each of the places. I think my car has about 8,000 more miles on it and we're one windshield down. … [Continue reading...]

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 […]

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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 lovingĀ 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 […]

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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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