background preloader


Facebook Twitter

Hanging Copper Pipe Clothing Rack DIY. Hi guys, LaTonya here!

Hanging Copper Pipe Clothing Rack DIY

Now that the holidays are over, I'm sure you're unpacking your kids' clothes and your own new duds, and trying to figure out where in the world it's all going to be stored! This isn't just a holiday dilemma for us, it's a long time dilemma because of our small living space. I say our apartment is small, but really, by New York City apartment standards, it's a pretty good size. The only reoccurring issue that I wish did not exist is the lack of closet space.

We only have one closet. Supplies:-large diameter mini tube cutter -3/4 pipe brush -(2) 3/4 in. galvanized malleable iron floor flange -marker -(2) 3/4 in. x 3/4 in. copper C x MPT male adapter -(8) anchors -(8) medium size screws -(2) 3/4 90 degree elbows -drill -3/4" x 5' Type L rigid copper pipe (We cut 8in. of the pipe for the hanging portion. Step One. Step Two. Step Three. Step Four.

Step Five. Step Six. And you're hanging garment rack is finished! Credits // Author and Photography: LaTonya Staubs. Have a New Headboard By Tonight: 7 Easy Painted DIYs You Can Really Handle. (Image credit: Alexandra Angle Interior Design) Don't look now, but you could have a new, custom headboard in the time it would take you to drive to IKEA.

Have a New Headboard By Tonight: 7 Easy Painted DIYs You Can Really Handle

How? With paint! Click through to get inspired and then get going. Party Supplies, Crafts, Party Decorations, Toys: Oriental Trading. Insanely Creative Things People Have Made from IKEA Bed Slats. Scrapbook Sundays: On Finishing Projects. I've always struggled with finishing projects.

Scrapbook Sundays: On Finishing Projects

I love starting a new project. I always have a journal in my purse overflowing with more ideas than I could possibly ever execute. So when I start something, and it doesn't go perfectly, I often leave it "for later" and never return. This album was one of those. 9 Places to Add Color Where You Least Expect It - Apartment Therapy Main. How To: Make a Pegboard Wall Organizer. Project: Pegboard Wall OrganizerTime: An afternoonCost: $30.00 (more or less) Our DIY home organization project for the New Year involved hanging a pegboard organizer in our tiny kitchen.

How To: Make a Pegboard Wall Organizer

Although we found lots of how-tos for installing pegboard on the web, very few of them had detailed instructions and supply lists, so we thought it would be helpful to document our own experience in step-by-step form. Tools and Resources:• One 2x4-foot pegboard*• Two 4-foot 1x2 planks• Wood screws and plastic drywall anchors• Drill• Level• Tape measure• Pencil• Paint (we used some leftover Behr 510B-5 Jamaican Sea in semigloss)• Paint tray and roller• Assorted pegboard hooks *We bought our supplies at Home Depot, where pegboard, wood, screws, and hooks added up to about $30, but you could also find similar supplies at most hardware stores. Many hardware stores will cut the pegboard and 1x2s to a custom size. DIY Furniture: 8 Favorite IKEA "Fauxdenza" Tutorials.

The phenomenon known as the "fauxdenza" — using wall mounted cabinets (usually from IKEA) to create the look of a more expensive credenza — has gone from DIY trend in recent years to all-out, do-it-yourself classic.

DIY Furniture: 8 Favorite IKEA "Fauxdenza" Tutorials

If you still haven't tackled your own fauxdenza yet (or just need more stylish storage for home) we've chosen eight of our favorite fauxdenza tutorials from around the web to inspire your own DIY project this weekend! And the best part? These projects showcase the beauty of the fauxdenza: That even using common base components can yield fabulously diverse results when you put your own touch with material variations and design details. Pictured above: Sugar & Cloth features a fresh white fauxdenza using IKEA's Besta cabinets and Aspen wood. The Brick House has a classic fauxdenza example, a full tutorial you can find here.

These IKEA cabinets get a boost from the thick natural, semi-rough milled cherry wood piece that sits flush with the cabinets, giving it an unfussy look. How To Make Balloon Garlands. How to Make Balloon Displays - Bing video. DIY Photobooth Wall Ruffled. This may be the ultimate DIY project for weddings this season. Specially if I tell you that Laura and her fiancé made this photobooth wall for only $80. Using vintage wallpaper, a frame found at a thrift store and some plywood they made a free standing wall to be used for their photobooth. Now, on to the details: How to Remove Turmeric Stains: 15 Steps. Edit Article Five Parts:Pre-Treating the StainWashing turmeric stainsBleaching WhitesTreating with Home RemediesSalvaging a Permanently Stained Garment Turmeric, a zesty, peppery spice derived from the ground up root of a plant in the ginger family, is an essential ingredient in Indian cooking.

How to Remove Turmeric Stains: 15 Steps

Unfortunately, it's also the source of some of the most stubborn stains around. 10 Expert Tips for Making the Most of a Tiny New York Kitchen - June 21, 2013. New York may have some of the best restaurants in the world, and yes, you can get delivery 24 hours a day.

10 Expert Tips for Making the Most of a Tiny New York Kitchen - June 21, 2013

But that doesn’t mean New Yorkers never cook at home. Unless you have an unlimited budget, you likely won’t be getting a “chef’s kitchen” with miles of counter space and a walk-in pantry. So how do you create more than just canned soup or mac ‘n’ cheese from a box? It just takes a little planning. We talked with Sara Kate Gillingham-Ryan, founder of — a daily blog devoted to home cooking and kitchen design — to get her expert tips on making the most of a small kitchen. Home Decor 101: Decorating With Your Other Half - A Beautiful Mess. How To Replace a Kitchen Faucet — Home Hacks. Previous image Next image.

How To Replace a Kitchen Faucet — Home Hacks

The #1 Multi-Tasking Gadget You Should Have In Your Small Kitchen — Reader Intelligence Report. Pineapple Lampshade - Craft By Photo. 6 More Ways to Use a Magnetic Knife Strip Around the Kitchen — Organizing Ideas from The Kitchn. Last week we all geeked out a little over Regina's brilliant appliance cabinet makeover.

6 More Ways to Use a Magnetic Knife Strip Around the Kitchen — Organizing Ideas from The Kitchn

To solve the pesky problem of where and how to store food processor blades, she hung a magnetic knife rack in the back of the cabinet, popped the blades on there, and presto! A genius idea was born. It just proves that those magnetic holders can be used for so much more than just storing knives. Here are six ways you can use a magnetic knife rack around the kitchen. 1. As I mentioned above, we just really admire this smart idea for keeping blades safe and out of the way of fingers in cabinets. 2. If we're talking about pesky problems in the kitchen, pot lid storage has got to be near the top of the list. 3. It's easy to forget that a magnetic holder can hold, well, anything that's magnetic, including items like stainless steel spoons, ladles, and other utensils. 4. We spotted this setup in Eva Katz's kitchen, and had another epiphany. 5. 6.

Colorblocked Scratching Post DIY - A Beautiful Mess. Learn How To Transfer A Photo Onto Wood, Easy and Astonishing! For today we have one interesting amazing tutorial that will impress you.

Learn How To Transfer A Photo Onto Wood, Easy and Astonishing!

Yes we will tell you one easy and super creative way to transfer a photo onto wood. It is a fun, easy, and affordable DIY that anyone can do with just a few key supplies. This can be so unique gift and perfect surprise for your loved ones. You will need -A piece of wood -A laser printed copy of your photo on copier paper, the copy should be the mirror image of how you would like it to appear on the wood. This ONLY works with laser copies.

DIY Light Up Headboard. Today we are teaming up with Valspar and their Love Your Color Guarantee to share our latest addition to Elsie’s guest bedroom: a light up headboard! We wanted to create something unique and playful for this room in her home. We were inspired by marquee signs and wanted to create that feeling but in our own homemade way. 30 Thirty-Minute Craft Projects. Feeling like getting your craft on, but you don't want to spend a week on just one project? Yeah. We've been there too. Here are thirty projects you could create with around thirty minutes of active crafting time. You're welcome! DIY Lap Desks (No Sewing Required!) - A Beautiful Mess. 41 Camping Hacks That Are Borderline Genius. A Beautiful Mess.

Before & After: A Card Catalog Gets Character - Apartment Therapy Main. IMG 4683. IMG 4445. IMG 4512. IMG 4515. Lemonade Makin' Mama: The arrow jewelry holder DIY. Now, can we talk about jewelry today? Or rather the organizing of it? I have to reign myself in because I have a lot to say surrounding this topic for some reason and I don't want to just go on and on too much. 1) I want to say that for a year I have been searching for a jewelry holder/system that wasn't ugly or cluttered looking and even with the aid of Pinterest, I found nothing that truly spoke to me about who I was, how I decorated and wanted to display my own jewelery on a shoestring budget. 2) I need to say that this project feels very personal for me too, because I have been trying to make an effort with my appearance this new year.

I don't want to just throw on yoga pants and settle for what's comfortable and not all together cute because it's easy. 3) When I said shoestring budget I meant it. 5) But back to my necklaces... what to do exactly about those?! Bambula: DIY. Muutaman päivän takainen postaukseni jakoi mielipiteitä puolesta ja vastaan. Pohdin tehdäkö mieleisestä kuu-leikkuulaudasta lastenhuoneen seinäkello vai jättääkö alkuperäiseen tarkoitukseensa. How to Make a Mirror From an Old Wood Crate. Drill or screwdriverhot glue gun and glue sticksscissorsvintage wooden boxmirror (cut to size from glass shop)strong all-purpose glass adhesivepicture hanger kit (over 20 lbs strength) rope.

DIY Project Idea: How to Make a Modern Pegboard Shelving System Apartment Therapy Tutorial. As DIY projects go, this is one of my favorites. A photo of one popped up here on Apartment Therapy last year, and it's been in my crosshairs ever since. I love this shelving system because it's simple, yet pretty, and can be configured in multiple ways. It's also very easy to make, with a little precision and patience. Easy, Chic DIYs: 3 Upgrades for Boring File Cabinets. A BEAUTIFUL MESS on Bloglovin. IMG 2453. Famille Summerbelle (creative cutting- card making) I SPY DIY.

Silver Moon Phases Wall Art. Hi! Mandi here! Here at A Beautiful Mess, gold and glitter take center stage while silver seems to get no love. Poor silver. But what better application for silver leafing than some moon decor? DIY ROPE WRAPPED MASON JAR LIGHTS. 27th January 2014 As some of you may have noticed, in the last few years my interests have evolved from fashion DIYs to a mix of interiors and fashion. It could be a product of getting older (although I’m not up to ‘nesting’ just yet), although it’s more likely due to my boyfriend and I working more closely together than we have in the past (we pretty much sit back to back in the office). As an interior designer (mainly restaurants recently), he’s always coming across super cool DIY ideas for the spaces he designs.

Sadly for me, usually the short timeframes for his projects don’t give me a chance to get crafty (in Hong Kong restuarants are designed and built in like, a week), but on one of his recent projects, Fish & Meat, I got the chance to get DIYing! The restaurant was designed with a slight Scandinavian feel, rustic but clean and minimal, and Ben got me onboard to create some rope wrapped mason jar lights to go above each of the tables. Gold Moon Wall. A BEAUTIFUL MESS on Bloglovin. A BEAUTIFUL MESS on Bloglovin. A BEAUTIFUL MESS on Bloglovin. Inspo quote. Retro tape deck and deco trolley. Spice rack. Spice holder inspiration. Wild Cat Cake Stand DIY - A BEAUTIFUL MESS. Elsies 2013 Favorites - A BEAUTIFUL MESS.

Make Your Own Leaning Blanket Ladder - A BEAUTIFUL MESS. Balsa Wood Diamond Ornament - A BEAUTIFUL MESS. DIY Plantable Felt Garden Box - A BEAUTIFUL MESS. Drum Floor Pouf DIY - A BEAUTIFUL MESS. 2013-09-22 10:55 - Glow bottles. Hot dog headband.