Rustic Stars Made from Paint Sticks

The Happy Housie paint sticks before

Krista of The Happy Housie came up with an adorable paint stick project this holiday season: rustic stars!  It’s definitely something that could be incorporated year-round into her decor, and the hardware store was nice enough to give her the paint sticks for free!

The Happy Housie paint sticks before

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An Old Window Screen Gets Festive

Restoration Redoux window screen before

“A little while back, my neighbor was throwing out this old window screen,” tells Shanna at Restoration Redoux, “and I told my husband that I knew I would someday find a use for it. He of course told me I never would. I love it when I’m right.”

Restoration Redoux window screen before

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Falling for a Christmas Wreath

Carolyn's Homework fall wreath before

When Carolyn from Homework spotted this fall wreath on deep discount (90% off!) after Thanksgiving, she knew it wouldn’t be hard to turn it into a Christmas wreath to be proud of.

Carolyn's Homework fall wreath before

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Refabbing a Wreath for Christmas

The Happy Housie burlap wreath form before

Krista, The Happy Housie, is on round three with this burlap wreath form.  She’d already used it for her summer and fall wreaths before she transformed it once again into winter door decor especially for the Christmas season.

The Happy Housie burlap wreath form before

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A Wooden Sled Just for Christmas

Simple Country Life sled before

Over at Simply Country Life, Adina came home with a truckload of all kinds of things her mom didn’t want anymore after a recent visit.  This small wood and metal sled was one of them.

Simple Country Life sled before

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Lovely Door Decor from Christmas Tree Scraps

Architecture of a Mom diy evergreen swag

This year, when it came to festive door decor, Rachel says that, “I wanted simple. I wanted a little rustic. But most of all, I wanted free!”  She came up with something lovely using the branches her sister trimmed off of her live Christmas tree, and shared the project at Architecture of a Mom.

Architecture of a Mom diy evergreen swag

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Faux Snow Centerpiece

Stow & Tell U soup cans before

“I’m a texture girl,” claims Amy at Stow & Tell U, “and I couldn’t help but try and diy-up some faux snow for the holidays.  I saved up a bunch of soup cans from Thanksgiving and put together a faux snow centerpiece.”

Stow & Tell U soup cans before

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Faux Fur Scraps Make a Winter Wreath

One More Time Events fur throw before

After turning a faux fur throw into pillows and arm chair covers for her living room, Tammy was left with a few random scraps of fur.  They didn’t go to waste!  She incorporated them into her winter decor and told all about it at her blog, One More Time Events.

One More Time Events fur throw before

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