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How To Dry Brush: 9 Easy Tutorials

Dry brushing is a painting technique in which a paint brush that is relatively dry, but still holds paint, is used. The resulting brush strokes have a characteristic scratchy look that lacks the smooth appearance that washes or blended paint commonly have. Dry brushing furniture makes it amazingly distressed, so if you want to... More

Colorful DIY Wood Gemstone Garland

This colorful garland is perfect for any party décor, to make it you’ll need balsa wood 1/16 x 3 x 36, an x-acto knife, a paint brush, gold cord, a glue gun and paint of the colors you prefer. Print out the paper and cut out the gem stones.  You can download the file here. Outline the gems with paint and decorate however... More

How To Whitewash Walls: 7 Tutorials

We continue the theme of whitewashing, and today we’ll talk about whitewashing the walls. Whitewash paint makes everything look refined and chic, and with it even the simplest plank wall becomes amazing. The number of layers of paint depends on the material of the wall and the effect you want to make. You can also first paint... More

Colorful DIY Aztec Print Tile Coasters

This easy craft is cool for your kitchen or maybe as a cool gift. To make these coasters you’ll need 4 white, unglazed 4 x4 tile squares, craft paint, paint brushes, Mod Podge Gloss, 9×11 sheet of felt, scissors and tacky glue. Cut your copies down to the size of your coaster. Paint a layer of Mod Podge across the tile.... More

How To Whitewash A Brick Fireplace: 8 Tutorials

Whitewashing a fireplace is the easiest way to renovate your old fireplace, no matter what material it’s made of. Whitewashing give the fireplace an elegant look, and depending on the accessories and material it’s made of, it’ll bring a rustic touch, a shabby chic or even a girlish one. Especially if you are going to get... More

8 Cool DIY Whitewashed Signs For Décor

Signs are an amazing décor trend, and you can add your favorite quote or just an important word or message you like. Distressed signs are the hottest because they give that vintage and rustic charm to any place. What’s the easiest way to make a distressed sign? Of course, to whitewash it! So, you need to take some wood you... More

DIY Burned Wood Jewelry Display

Do you have lots of jewelry? Then, of course, you need a good display to arrange it right and not to forget of any piece. Take driftwood, screw in hooks, soldering iron, a drill, 1/8 & 1/4 drill bits, wood glue, a ruler, a pen, screws or nails. Start by burning your design into your driftwood. Straight lines and spots seem... More

Unique DIY Handwritten Table Runner

We’ve made many table runners already but most of them were decorated with paints. Today we’ll make a handwritten table runner, it’s a very original idea to put all the words that would be pleasant during a meal. Take 1/2 yard of canvas material, a gold sharpie, a pencil, a ruler, scissors, an iron, ironing board and... More

Pretty DIY Paper Flower Centerpiece

Flower centerpieces are ideal for spring and summer décor but the flowers will wither and paper flowers won’t. To make such a centerpiece you’ll need scrapbook paper, a pencil, scissors, a glue gun, floral wire and a burlap vase. Cut the scrapbook paper sheets  into 6″ x 6″ pieces.  Then trace a spiral circle onto... More

Funny DIY Easter Egg Beanies

If you are good at crocheting, you’ll love this craft! These comfy tiny beanies can be used to keep your eggs warm and cozy during Easter breakfast/brunch or add them as decoration over your painted eggs. The set includes four different beanies; a bear, a bunny, a striped and an earflap beanie! You can decide to make all four... More