Make This: Simply Striped Baby Blanket

Make This: Crocheted Gender-Neutral Baby Blanket

This project is brought to you by the following joyous news: I'm going to be an aunt! I'm over-the-moon excited, and can't wait to meet my first little niece or nephew. That's right, I said niece OR nephew, and that's because the gender isn't known yet! I'm too excited to wait around to find out whether it's going to be a boy or a girl, and I wanted to get started crocheting a blanket ASAP. I made this gender-neutral baby blanket from a sweet sunflower yellow and cute mint green with alternating white.       Continue Reading

Before & After: A Minty Fresh Nightstand Makeover

created at: 06/18/2012

I love seeing how people interpret more expensive furniture in their DIY projects! Check out how these nightstands get transformed — and the inspiration behind the makeover.   

After spotting a $150 nightstand (yes, for ONE nightstand) at Urban Outfitters, blogger and DIY extraordinaire Meagan French knew what she had to do: create her own version for a fraction of the cost, of course!

created at: 06/18/2012

She took a couple old IKEA pieces and gave them a minty fresh update, complete with their very own cane webbing. Continue Reading