Category Archives: Do It Yourself Projects

My Front Porch Transformed with Spray Paint…

Front porch revamp {The Creativity Exchange}

    Happy April friends!! It finally warmed up enough in East Texas that I finally tackled my front porch and prettified it.  I did several inexpensive DIY projects that I wanted to share with you that are really easy … Continue reading

Posted in Decorate, DIY, Do It Yourself Projects, Front Porch, Furniture Revamps, Outdoor Projects, Paint Colors, Spray Paint | 36 Comments

Easy Appliques for Pillows Using Upholstery Fabric or Screen Print Designs…

Creating Pillow Appliques out of Upholstery Fabric {The Creativity Exchange}

    I hope you all have had a great weekend!! I’ve been thinking about your guys getting covered in snow up in the Northeast and hope you all are staying warm! Brrrr…. Ever since I posted my master bedroom … Continue reading

Posted in DIY, Do It Yourself Projects, Pillows, Sew | 8 Comments

How to DIY a Pelmet or Box Valance…

DIY Pelment, Window Box- Instructions- Interior Design- DIY-Window Treatment

  As I started to research window treatment ideas for my master bedroom revamp, I was noticing that a lot of amazing modern pelmet designs were popping up on my Pinterest search. Whether it’s called a pelmet, box valance or … Continue reading

Posted in Box Valance, Decorate, DIY, Do It Yourself Projects, Window Treatments | 26 Comments

Master Bedroom Reveal {Room Revamp of the Month}…

Master Bedroom Revamp- The Creativity Exchange- Interior Decorating- DIY- Ideas

  Well..,  I finally finished my master bedroom revamp/update project. I know it was more like “Room Revamp of the Month- Plus One Week”! It’s been a fun project and I am so excited with how everything turned out. For … Continue reading

Posted in Art, Bedroom, Decorate, DIY, Do It Yourself Projects, Home Decorating Ideas, Revamp of the Month, Revamp Projects, Room Revamps | Tagged | 33 Comments

How to Gold Leaf on Paper {DIY Wall Art}..

DIY- How to Gold Leaf on Paper- Craft- Decorate- Instructions-Inexpensive wall art- DIY wall art

          I’m nearly finished with my master bedroom revamp.  I am so excited to get all the final projects done and see the whole room completely finished.  I need this weekend to pull everything together and … Continue reading

Posted in Art, Bedroom, Crafts, DIY, Do It Yourself Projects, Tutorials, Wall Ideas | Tagged | 8 Comments

How to Recover a Parson’s Style Chair {Furniture Revamp}…

DIY- Upholstery- Chair- Interior Design

    I have talked in the past about how great Parson’s style chairs are for inexpensive desk chairs, accent chairs for a corner in a room, or for when you have very little space. What I love most about … Continue reading

Posted in DIY, Do It Yourself Projects, Furniture Revamps | Tagged | 16 Comments

What Paint Products Work the Best? {Friday Favorites}…

What paints work best- Favorite craft/DIY paints

  Happy Friday friends and welcome to another Friday Favorites! After decades of crafting and hundreds of DIY projects, I have learned the hard way that just because a paint product “says” it will do something, doesn’t necessarily mean it’s … Continue reading

Posted in Crafts, Do It Yourself Projects, Friday Favorites, Paint Techniques | 17 Comments

Quick 20 Minute Seasonal Wreath…

How to make a wreath- Quick door wreath- make a door wreath

  I’m back in action friends and I am sorry to the email subscribers for the Feedburner issue that I had with the same title in the subject line in the last 4 posts. Yikes!  I bet you guys were … Continue reading

Posted in Do It Yourself Projects, Seasonal Ideas, Wreaths | 6 Comments

DIY Fall Pillows Using Screen Print Paint…

DIY-Pillows- Screen Print Paint

    Last fall, I shared a fun guest post on one of my favorite blogs, Tatortots & Jello.  The project that I shared was how to create these easy fun fall/ Halloween pillows by using screen print paint, tape … Continue reading

Posted in DIY, Do It Yourself Projects, Halloween Ideas, Pillows, Screen Print Paint Projects, Seasonal Ideas, Uncategorized | Tagged | 8 Comments

5 Easy Kitchen Updates with Big Impact {Friday Favorites}…

Kitchen Updates- Revamps- Decorating

  Hello friends and welcome to another Friday Favorites! Over the last few weeks, it seems like every where I turn, people are telling me that they’re updating their kitchens. Some of my friends are doing total kitchen remodels and … Continue reading

Posted in Decorate, DIY, Do It Yourself Projects, Friday Favorites, Kitchen, Room Revamps | 13 Comments