Posted in March 2012

Distressed frame

Distressing a frame: Making a distressed, chic frame is easy with these instructions from Lee La La (find the link to Lee La La here). After posting Tutorials II the other week, I decided to try this project. The distressing method can be used on a variety of design projects… monogrammed letters for the nursery, wood numbers for … Continue reading

Explore & celebrate

Earlier last week I made a safari themed garland, originally inspired by the Pottery Barn. Today I found a heap of resources at Pottery Barn Kids for planning your little ones parties… check it out. The “explorer” theme is perfect for what I have in mind. Love the cupcake jar recipe and paper map medallion DIY.

Originally posted on New Mamma Diaries:
I’m just about ready to tuck myself in for the night (Daddy is on tucking in duty with Miggz) when I receive a WordPress comment email from lvbaby about how my first DIY project in ages–the Pottery Barn inspired “explore” garland I made, as seen here–inspired Ms. Ali to…

Tutorials II

Tutorials II

Another round of some of my favorite DIY’s out there to try… Clockwise from top: 1. Monogram Letter – Recycled Wine Corks, Green is Universal 2. Tinted Mason Jars in Rainbow, Momtastic 3. Shimmering Streamers, Martha Stewart 4. New Takes on Old Doors, Apartment Therapy 5. DIY Shabby Chic Frame, Lee La La