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Modern DIY Outdoor Tablecloth

Categories: DIY + How To
Modern DIY Outdoor Tablecloth

You would never think this, but it’s pretty tough to find a cool modern outdoor tablecloth. Believe us, we’ve tried. We’ve decided that to get the look we want, we might have to resort to a DIY decision, and thankfully, we came across this great tutorial on Yellow Brick Home. — Continue reading

DIY: Textured, Neon Candles

Categories: DIY + How To
DIY: Textured, Neon Candles

Absolutely love the DIY project spotted on the The Proper Pinwheel. Though pillar candles can certainly be fun as a simple addition to the home, they could use some spicing up. Lexy does something pretty ingenious with those “grippy” drawer liners you can find at any home supply store. Partner — Continue reading

Easy-to-do Colorful Painted Pot DIY

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Easy-to-do Colorful Painted Pot DIY

And no, we can’t get enough of them. Seriously, how many planter/pot DIY projects have we posted about so far this season (Gravity-defying paint-dripped planters; Chevron Recycled Wood Planter and Day of the Dead Planters)? We enjoy the idea of adding to our outdoor space! Can’t help ourselves! That’s right, — Continue reading

4 DIY Projects to Tackle This Weekend!

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4 DIY Projects to Tackle This Weekend!

Cinco de Mayo is tomorrow! Mother’s Day is soon! The weekend is practically here in a few hours! There are lots of reasons to do some DIY projects this weekend, and the very important one being that we’ve gathered all the fun DIY posts we published this week into one — Continue reading

Cinco de Mother’s Day DIY

Categories: DIY + How To, Modern Holiday Ideas
Cinco de Mother’s Day DIY

Cinco de Mayo sneaking up on you quick this week and you still don’t know what you’re going to do for it or how you’re ever going to decorate for it in time? Or, is Mother’s Day breathing down your neck and you’re just not sure what to get or — Continue reading

DIY: George Nelson Case Study Bed

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DIY: George Nelson Case Study Bed

Always wanted a George Nelson Case Study bed but never wanted to spring for the cost? Well you’re in luck! We came across a DIY project that looks easy enough for even a novice to complete and in the end you’ll be faced with a modern bed that ol’ Georgey — Continue reading

Textured Wood Pallet Accent Wall

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Textured Wood Pallet Accent Wall

Did you think we were done with shipping pallet project posts? Nice try! We’ll never stop. This one might be our favorite yet: Using the wood from pallets to create a modern, wooden accent wall! This wall was created for a little boy’s nursery, so the parents found untreated (no — Continue reading

DIY: Day of the Dead Planters

Categories: DIY + How To, Modern Holiday Ideas
DIY: Day of the Dead Planters

Day of the Dead (or Dia de los Muertos) isn’t for a number of months, but we’ve fallen pretty hard for these adorable Day of the Dead Calavera (skull) planters we spotted on crafty blog Creative Kismet. Definitely bordering on dangerously adorable, we still think these have a neat graphic quality to — Continue reading

4 Bold & Colorful DIY Projects to Do!

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4 Bold & Colorful DIY Projects to Do!

Looking to infuse your interior and outdoor spaces with color and boldness this weekend? Wanting to do a little celebrating and DIYing? These four recent projects are just perfect for those who like spaces that are loud and proud! (And who need a good-looking yet safe way to carry and — Continue reading

Crazy Affordable: DIY Shipping Pallet Couch

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Crazy Affordable: DIY Shipping Pallet Couch

 Another pallet project! We can’t help ourselves. We think modern is reusing materials you already have to make new, awesome things, and shipping pallets are something this earth has in abundance. And, if you play your cards right (i.e. drive around until you find some) they are usually free to — Continue reading

DIY with help: 4 Cool, Modern DIY Kits to do!

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DIY with help: 4 Cool, Modern DIY Kits to do!

Are you one of those folks who needs a titch more help with DIY projects? As in you need not only all the instructions laid out for you clearly, but all the materials ready and raring to go and packed nicely for you? Despair not. We came across four pretty — Continue reading

Perfect for Outdoors DIY: Succulent Table

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Perfect for Outdoors DIY: Succulent Table

Man we love this DIY project that’s been floating around the Internet for a few days. Reclaimed wood, a sweet modern slot for any type of succulent that speaks to your soul–what more does a modern design lover with a lovely backyard or outdoor area need? Nothing, that’s what. This — Continue reading

2 Gorgeous, Geometric DIY Garlands!

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2 Gorgeous, Geometric DIY Garlands!

Whatever celebrations you have coming up — Cinco de Mayo, a wedding, an outdoor party — you’re probably going to want, if not need, a garland. Garlands are the instant celebration makers. They immediately make whatever space you’re holding your event in jump for joy! They bring much-needed texture and — Continue reading

DIY details to do THIS WEEKEND

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DIY details to do THIS WEEKEND

You feeling like your home needs some DIY details that only you yourself can provide? We understand completely. And may we say, we feel like we chose some really, really awesome ones this week. What…don’t believe us? Why, just check out the evidence: Easy industrial DIY: Cool side table Rough — Continue reading

Easy industrial DIY: Cool side table

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Easy industrial DIY: Cool side table

Love a little hint of industrial in an otherwise modern home! Just gives the space a bit of grit to it, you know? A little tough-as-nails-so-what feeling. A little yeah…we don’t need no ornamentation. And, luckily for folks who like to make their own things, industrial design also usually means not — Continue reading

Rough & Rugged DIY: 2 Woodsy Projects

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Rough & Rugged DIY: 2 Woodsy Projects

Yesterday’s little round-up of easy-to-do DIY details for you and your home were cute, perky and happy. Colorful. Hardly what you might want to do if you were looking to add a little rugged and rough DIY to your home. Something with an edge that could scrape you, if you — Continue reading

4 DIY details: 2 for you and 2 for your home

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4 DIY details: 2 for you and 2 for your home

Don’t have a lot of time but want to add unique, hip touches of DIY to your home? We scour the internet for you to find the coolest of DIY projects that don’t take a lot of time or money to do. Here are four recent ones we found that — Continue reading

DIY: Modern, leaning, anything’s possible shelf

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DIY: Modern, leaning, anything’s possible shelf

LOVE how clean and simple this leaning shelf project looks. So perfect if you don’t have a ton of books that you need to display but you still want a little attractive storage. Found on everyone’s favorite DIY site, Curbly, you’ll need some tools and some woodworking know-how, but not — Continue reading

No tools/skills needed DIY: Thumbtack art

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No tools/skills needed DIY: Thumbtack art

That’s right! Forget the need for any tools (maybe a hammer at the most with this project) and forget having to possess any real sort of skill. Yes, you can create some neat art just using some thumbtacks and a design. In this project we spotted on Things Bright, they — Continue reading

Doggie DIY: Erin Loechner’s Dog Crate/Table

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Doggie DIY: Erin Loechner’s Dog Crate/Table

How  did we miss this awesome DIY dog decor project when Erin Loechner, of Design for Mankind, posted about this on her column on HGTV.com?! Basically Erin and her husband Ken love their doggies but hate ugly plastic dog crates. (Something many of us can understand). So Ken went to — Continue reading