Before & After

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From White To Kidtastic Dresser Drawers

Some of us are born with the talent to sketch, draw, and paint what they see (I'd score just under mid-way on that meter, unless we're talk'n stick-figures).

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Wall Cabinet Cutie

Who doesn't love a good "before and after"? I certainly do, especially when it's about turning something tired, used, and seemingly outdated, like this old and stained wall cabinet, into an decoratively updated show-stopper.

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Home Office Restyled From Blah to Brilliant

I'd had enough. After all, this was where I spent the majority of my life's days, writing, thinking, creating, practicing, recording. My office/writing room was nothing short of, well...blah. It was an inspirational vacuum: there was no pep, no pop, no imaginative petrol.

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Shedding Light On A Great Home Office Idea

I believe one of the beauties of art is the ability to shed light on new ways of looking at things; more so, when those things are fundamentally ordinary. Take the proverbial garden/storage shed, usually overheated and crammed with soiled and dusty garden and building tools,

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8 Chair Makeovers For Cheap

This weekend's syndicated blog is courtesy of curbly.com, and with the help of DiggersList.com, more of a hybrid. I thought I'd meld the following how-to from flea market finds with DiggersList finds to help you get a jump-start on this project!

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How to Arrange A Bookcase

As an interior designer I've collected quite a large collection of books on design. The first thing I needed to do was find a bookshelf to house them all. I scored a major find when I ran across this campaigner shelf and bookcase.

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How To Transform An Old Dresser

I love easy projects especially when I can do it on the cheap! There's also nothing like putting your stylistic stamp on a piece of furniture to make a home your home. I thought it would be fun for our DIYers to "dog-ear" this how-to blog and save it for this coming weekend's answer to your "what-am-I-doing-to-do-today" project.

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Weekend DIY Project: How to Turn an Ugly Coffee Table Into an Upholstered Bench

One of my most favorite DIY projects are the how-tos that require only basic skills, findable materials, and low monetary risk.

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How to Reclaim Old Dining Chairs

I love easy how-to projects, especially when the instructions are as clear as black and white. Reclaiming furniture is satisfying artistically, economically, and environmentally

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How to Repurpose An Old TV Console Into Kid's Play Kitchen

This cool project came across my desk several months ago: a little girl's grandparents repurposed this old $30 TV entertainment console into a really cool, updated, and semi-functional play kitchen.