Plywood is strong, cheap, and easy to work with, and lately we’ve been seeing it pop up in homes in fresh, fun ways. Check out these unique homes and how they’ve managed to make plywood look perfect:
This plywood bench looks crisp, comfy and easy to make!
Check out this DIY to make your own stunning and simple plywood floor mirror.
This plywood cube makes for an awesome little playhouse! It would be easy and inexpensive to put together, and wouldn’t feel like a huge waste once the kids have outgrown it.
Sweet little plywood honeycomb shelves! You can purchase them here, but it also be fairly simple to put your own together.
This kitchen‘s plywood wall gives it clean, raw, Scandinavian look!
The ultimate clean looking, organized garage wall — we love this combo of plywood and pegs!
Winter can be incredibly cozy, but it can also get a little dark and drab, so we’ve found some fun and easy DIY projects to brighten up your home!
These adorable little geometric photo holders are just the thing to display memories from sunnier days!
Brighten up the kitchen with this fun little project!
Create a cozy and colorful pillow mattress with this easy DIY.
Bring a little greenery into your home with this sweet dip-dye succulent planter project.
Give yourself an extra little storage space with this cheerful rope hanging shelf DIY.
Thanksgiving is over and now winter is on it’s way, and that means it’s time to start decorating for Christmas. Whether you’re hosting a big holiday event, or just want to add a little Christmas cheer to your home during the season, here are 7 clever, crafty or just Christmas-y ideas to get you inspired:
Want to welcome the holidays into your home, but not quite ready to commit to a full sized tree? Check out this sweet and simple trio of mini trees, or…
Craft your own adorable felt trees!
These little fir tree ornaments also make for a subtle but seasonal decoration.
Feeling crafty but want to keep things simple? Try this cute, rustic stick ornament DIY!
Or, for a more involved rustic look, use an old door to create a makeshift mantel!
Adorable AND edible? Impress everyone at your next holiday gathering with these deliciously wintery snowy pine cone snacks!
For a more sustainable celebration, wrap gifts with a reusable cloth and gathering flowers, herbs, or leaves to embellish with! You can find more zero-waste holiday ideas here.
It’s the tasty time of year again, when hosts and hostesses all over are looking for the perfect dishes and decor ideas for their Thanksgiving feasts. Make your Thanksgiving table stand out with these creative and crafty ideas we’ve collected for you:
Want to create warm welcome? We’ve found you a free printable banner that will do the trick!
We love this layered tablecloth look! It’s easy to recreate with fabric, and the rustic feel means no hemming is needed!
Butcher paper and crayons make the dining experience fun for little ones. But if we’re being totally honest, it looks great, and would be a perfectly acceptable last minute solution for the grown up table, too!
Here’s another fun way to make your table interactive — more free printables!
For easy seasonal decorations, paint some empty cans (we know you’ll have some after you’re done baking that pie!) and fill them with feathers!
You can also create a beautiful centerpiece using some rosy red apples. The white candles and greenery give it such a cozy, inviting feel.
You can also keep your table looking and smelling great by making some simple bouquets from fresh herbs! Talk about appetizing!
Friday is here, heralding in that celebrated time known as the weekend, when we can drink tea, wear slippers, get cozy and do some crafting! Here are some fun DIY projects that are perfect to kick off the weekend:
Nothing feels better than creating something creative AND functional, like this wall organizer, so if you’ve been looking for an excuse to pull out the sewing machine, this is the perfect weekend project for you to tackle!
Looking for a place to stow those extra blankets and pillows? De-clutter with this DIY storage crate! It looks wonderful atop that jute rug, doesn’t it?
Weekends are for lounging, and this Ikea copy cat table will take your breakfast-in-bed game to the next level!
We love the nautical inspired look for this gorgeous DIY rope mirror!
Looking for something quick and cute? Add a little color to your home with this geometric doorknob DIY!
Whether or not you are enthusiastic about the holidays, the onset of a new season is always an exciting time. Lately, we’ve been inspired by winter decor that celebrates and highlights the natural beauty of the season without necessarily being overtly Christmas-y or over the top. Here are some of our favorite ideas:
White washing natural finds like twigs and pine cones is a beautiful way of celebrating winter in your home. The white palette goes great in just about any space, and creating this yourself is easy — check out the DIY here!
Add a rustic touch by filling Mason jars with epsom salt and adding candles to make some a wintery votive. This was originally envisioned as an alternative advent calendar project, but would work as a simple decoration or centerpiece, too.
These cheerful pom poms make for some great ornaments, but the non traditional color scheme keeps it from being stuffy. We love the use of this horizontal branch as a natural touch, too.
Visuals aren’t the only way to channel the season into your home — try this delicious recipe to fill your space with some yummy winter-appropriate smells! Plus, the ingredients are quite beautiful, too.
Looking for a project with both form and function? This adorable bird seed ornament can help you spruce up the outside of your home, as well as attract some feathered friends to your house!
A winter wreath can be more than evergreen boughs, as demonstrated by these creative arrangements by Twin Palms Ranch. We love their use of alternative materials like eucalyptus and dried okra!
Summer is coming to a close and it’s time to start getting ready to return to school. For new college students, it’s time to get packed up and get moved into the dorms. Looking for some ways to spice up your new living space? Here are some cute ideas we’ve collected for you:
We love this inexpensive idea from Design*Sponge: washi tape frames for your photos and magazine tear-outs!
Stay organized with a sweet and simple cork board message center DIY.
ModPodge is your friend! You can spruce up just about anything with the right images and some decoupage, like this old shelf.
A nice rug makes a wonderful substitute headboard.
A succulent or two is a nice way to add some low maintenance greenery to your space. We love these draining mason jar planters on etsy!
Mother’s Day is May 11th, so if you haven’t decided on a gift for Mom yet, now is the time! Here’s a roundup of some sweet and simple ideas for Mother’s Day DIYs to help you out:
Pamper her with a yummy floral face mask you can make yourself!
Here’s an adorable take on Mother’s Day brunch — a handmade brunch basket!
Or, make a hassle free breakfast in bed with these cute pancake pops!
Give Mom the cheery gift of May flowers with this sweet blooming monogram project!
Candles are a classic Mother’s Day gift, add a homemade touch by making her some yummy beeswax Mason jar candles!
Looking for some fun seasonal crafts? Here are a few darling ideas we found around the web!
Celebrate spring greenery by displaying your plants in this cute DIY hanging plant shelf!
Immortalize natural beauty by making clay leaf bowls!
This spring coaster DIY is perfect for entertaining!
Up your Easter egg game with this adorable pressed flower Easter egg tutorial!
Or impress guests with this delectable speckled egg cake!