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Elsie's Handwriting Statement Wall. I know I say this all the time, but...

Elsie's Handwriting Statement Wall

FAVORITE PROJECT EVER. Painted Cross Stitch Wall Mural DIY. So you may have seen this image floating around pinterest or general cyberspace....

Painted Cross Stitch Wall Mural DIY

This bedroom belongs to the fantastically talented Dutch Artist and Illustrator Eline Pellinkhof . Her cute and creative casa was featured here. Blended Ombre Walls. I've been busy, busy these last few days!

Blended Ombre Walls

We've had the same color scheme in our room since we were married (a little over 6 years ago), so I'm ready for a change! Here's the color scheme now: I've loved it, but change is good. It breathes fresh life into things. Sarah Hearts - DIY Polka Dot Door. February 17, 2015.

Sarah Hearts - DIY Polka Dot Door

DIY: Polka Dot Nursery Wall. Michelle was one of our Project of the Month finalists a couple months back, and we loved all her DIY projects but especially her innovative use of contact paper for her the awesome polka dot nursery wall in her son’s baby room.

DIY: Polka Dot Nursery Wall

Thank you, Michelle, for sharing with our readers! I desperately wanted over-sized, whimsical, silver polka dots for the walls of my gender-neutral nursery. The $220 price tag for special ordering polka dot wall decals was ridiculous. Workshop Wednesday - DIY Vintage Inspired Wall Art - Mashia Crafts. As a lover of vintage stuff and granny floral patterns, I always visit the home decor sections of my favorite stores, but...lately i find myself falling in love with wall art that i never buy because somewhere in the back of my mind I say... well I could pay for this $29.99 wall art.. or I can make my own.

Workshop Wednesday - DIY Vintage Inspired Wall Art - Mashia Crafts

Unfortunately I never use to have the time to actually make stuff. Paint Color Mistakes - Home Color Decorating Mistakes. If you ever spent more time agonizing over the difference between "Sunshine Yellow" and "Daylight Yellow" than you have with your family in a given week, we feel your pain.

Paint Color Mistakes - Home Color Decorating Mistakes

Choosing a color isn't a decision to take lightly, as it sets a room's mood and impacts how your furniture looks. Don't do these, say the pros: Mistake #1: Painting a ceiling flat white. The biggest wall in a room is the one most of us don't even think about. "I never paint a ceiling dead white because all white paint has a bit of gray in it, and it takes the room down," designer Athalie Derse says. Advertisement - Continue Reading Below Mistake #2: Going too matchy-matchy. It's tempting to keep things easy and just bring a fabric swatch to the paint counter. Room Color and How it Affects Your Mood. The colors of the rooms within your home need to bring out your personality. While most of us may not spend a lot of time thinking about room color, it affects every day of our lives. Room color can influence our mood and our thoughts.

Colors affects people in many ways, depending upon one’s age, gender, ethnic background or local climate. Certain colors or groups of colors tend to get a similar reaction from most people – the overall difference being in the shade or tones used. So when it comes to decorating, it is important to choose wisely. 39 Easy DIY Ways To Create Art For Your Walls. 12 Affordable Tricks to Originally Bring Photography into Your Home.

We all appreciate meaningful stories and hang on to valuable moments in day to day life.

12 Affordable Tricks to Originally Bring Photography into Your Home

Which is probably why we often get the urge to turn our home into a miniature photo gallery. There are many ways to achieve this tastefully, but people usually go for the classic method: buying simple photo frames and placing them around the house.And while we agree that this approach is the easiest, it is not always the solution that best highlights the photos, or the “photography corner” of the room. For today we gathered some tricks on how to creatively bring photography into your home, at a fair price. If you know any other similar ideas, please leave a comment below. “This post is part of an ongoing series presented by Lowe’s. . #1. We found this really absorbing idea here. . #2. Need an alternative use for those jars long forgotten in the kitchen cupboards?

#3. . #4. This colorful arrangement comes from Martha Stewart and has a powerful visual impact. . #5. . #6. How To Choose A Color Palette That Won't Drive You Insane. 10 Best Paint Colors for Bedrooms. By You may remember our article about the psychology of door colors.

10 Best Paint Colors for Bedrooms

Now we’re tackling just what colors work best for your bedroom. Your bedroom is your sanctuary, your getaway, where you go to recharge—you want to make sure the colors reflect that and set the right atmosphere. (Credit: MR. INTERIOR/Shutterstock) We’ve found 10 colors that emote different moods and feelings so you can make your bedroom the perfect space for you. 1. Peaceful and cool, a khaki green has all the sophisticated elements of a neutral with the calming effect of green. (Credit: SergeBertasiusPhotography/Shutterstock) 2. The combination of these three colors create one paint that is sophisticated, tranquil and elegant. (Credit: fcaon/Shutterstock) 29 Gorgeous Ways To Transform A Blank Wall. Best Websites For Affordable Art. Make Your Own Poster Wall Art. I was looking for wall art to hang in my kids' playroom when I found John W.

Make Your Own Poster Wall Art

Golden's posters. I've been a long time fan of his Etsy shop, and while I loved the idea of his "order of the management" posters, I couldn't find one that said what I wanted to say. I feel like I spend enough of my day reminding my kids to play nice and clean up, and I wanted the playroom wall art to say something more whimsical and fun. I chose favorite quotes from books and a well known movie line to make some very inexpensive wall art. (This post first appeared at Dollar Store Crafts, where you can find me every Tuesday.) 19 DIY First Aid Kits That Will Prepare You For Literally Anything. 17 Paint Hacks You Absolutely Need In Your Life. DIY Artwork - Easy Painting Ideas - Paint Projects.

UPDATE: The long weekend is the perfect time to start some new projects, so why not try this awesome (and so easy) artwork DIY? This story was originally published on July 25. If there are two things that have been commanding our attention lately, they're cool artwork and chevron prints. So, we were obviously pretty stoked to find a way to incorporate both — for cheap! — in an amazing DIY project for your apartment. Inspired by the work of artist Nancy Ramirez, two stellar Refinery29 interns collaborated on this easy-does-it way to spice up an empty wall. From the moment we spied this Nancy Ramirez painting on Pinterest, we were smitten.

Assemble your paints and squeeze a quarter-size amount of each color onto your palette. To incorporate all of our colors, we used one at a time, rinsing our brush between each and blending until we covered the canvas. Once you've covered the canvas, let it dry for a few minutes. Et voilà! Photographed by Maia Schoenfelder. Gathering Beauty: Painting with Melted Crayons.

Has anyone seen these melted crayon paintings people have been doing? I know they've been around for a while but lately I've seen quite a lot of them popping up on Pinterest. Most of them involve gluing crayons to the top of canvas and melting them with a hairdryer to form stripes of colour but I did find this one that shows using them to create more of a watercolour effect. Food Photography Kitchen Art Vegetables by BLintonPhotography. How to Turn Photos Into Wall Art. DIY Geometric Wall - Shwin and Shwin. During Spring break instead of sewing (which I would always rather be doing) I decided it was time to take on Abbey’s room. Here is a shot of what the room looked like when we moved in. That window valance came with the house, how lucky were we?? (just kidding, but seriously this was not the worst of it) When we moved in (and Jude and Abbey were seriously so cute and little!)