DIY upholstery... Today's story is about DIY upholstery. But really, it's much more than that at it's core. It's no secret that I have a soft spot for "hopeless cases". As a physical therapist, I was drawn most to patients who had been told by someone or the other that "they couldn't" or "they wouldn't" or "they shouldn't". *Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. Please read my full disclosure policy.* Those bullies who said "you can't" "you ... Read More about When the Cow Came Home (DIY Upholstery of a Mid-Century Modern Dumpster Dive)
A DIY rolling storage toy bin you can make in 5-minutes... Need DIY storage ideas? Don't we all. Today we're making a rolling DIY storage basket from a wire bin. It's gonna take about 5 minutes, and it doesn't require any tools, to speak of. Video: How to make your rolling DIY storage basket As for what we'll need to get this rolling DIY storage project done, here's the scoop: Rolling DIY storage basket supplies: Wire basket (You can find these all over. Ours is from ... Read More about Rolling DIY storage in 5 minutes! AKA “Cast’rway”
A marble bathroom DIY makeover... Time for a marble bathroom/DIY bathroom renovation story... * This post contains affiliate links. Please read my full disclosure policy here.* At night, after we read bedtime stories, the kids usually ask us to also tell them a made-up a story. I love this, in concept. But in reality, there's a problem. That is that after a long day of preparing three-course meals Ramen Noodles, running interference during skirmishes about someone else having the ... Read More about Do-Over in the Dungeon (Our marble bathroom DIY story & reveal).
budget-friendly do it yourself projects... 2014 was a year of home decor budget-busting here at our lil DIY blog, The Heathered Nest. And that is why 2015 is going to feel like a major diet has hit this household. We're shaping up the bank ledger, and shipping out old spendthrift ways, by tackling some do it yourself projects that are big in scope, but low in budget. *This post contains some affiliate links. Please read my full disclosure policy ... Read More about 2015 Penny-Pinching Do It Yourself Projects Punchlist
a nautical decor boy's bedroom makeover... Not much happens that's newsworthy here around the holidays. So, in the absence of anything new to share, I thought I'd share an older project with you guys. A REAL old project. * This post contains affiliate links. Please read my full disclosure policy HERE.* In our old house, this was my son's room before we moved in. This house is a cape cod, so the upstairs has really fun angles, nooks and crannies everywhere, which is what I fell in ... Read More about A Nautical Nod & A Cozy Nook