Have you seen those coiled rugs, made popular by Armadillo & Co, that have been trending lately? They’re really beautiful, but (unfortunately) out of budget for many. Luckily, there is a small-scale DIY option inspired by this trend that is completely budget-friendly and easy to make: a coiled rope DIY doormat. Want to give it a try?
We’ve seen a fair amount of cool DIY doormats around these parts, but this redwood and brass version is downright stunning!
Chris from ManMade (aka Curbly’s own Editor-in-Chief) recently created this modern wood welcome mat. Overall, it’s a pretty straightforward project, so if you have an afternoon to spare and want to make your own version of this gorgeous doormat, check out his tutorial right here!
Give a plain welcome mat a colorful makeover with this easy idea from A Beautiful Mess!
This project is pretty straight forward: all you really need is painter’s tape (or a contact paper stencil) and some paint. But consider making a season-appropriate version in autumnal colors–or, if you’re speedy, a Halloween version that reads “Boo!”. Check out more great DIY ideas on A Beautiful Mess.
Outdoor holiday decorations aren’t limited to just lights and wreaths- sometimes the festivities are found right below your feet! Elsie Larson of A Beautiful Mess transformed a boring doormat into this modern, geometric holiday mat with just a few coats of paint.
Elsie chose a gold spray paint base and free-handed her trees with craft paint for a more random design. I love how the bristly mat gives the trees a flocked look. You can see Elsie’s before and after at A Beautiful Mess. Continue Reading