diy

5 Classy Gifts to Bring to a Housewarming (That AREN’T Wine)

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Let's face it: when it comes to housewarming gifts, wine is so passé (besides, someone else is sure to bring it!). While we love that signature bottle as much as the next person, we at nousDECOR thought it'd be fun to start thinking afresh about what to get your lovely new neighbors for... read more

No Sew DIY Red, White, and Blue Fabric Placemats

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Kick off the start of summer with a fun backyard BBQ or family get together! Whether you're hosting an intimate impromptu dinner for friends or a big bash for all the neighbors, dress up your table with some red, white and blues to pay homage to the Memorial holiday. Skip the over the top... read more

A Porch-Perfect and Patriotic Tablescape + Floral DIY

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Parades filled with marching veterans and blaring sirens, the smell of barbecues throughout town, and flags rippling in the wind on porches... Memorial Day marks the season of outdoor entertaining and for these warm-weather holiday tablescapes, I err on the side of simple and subtle with a laid-back appeal. It's a time of remembrance and celebration, so here's how you... read more

DIY Watercolor Conversation Starter Cards

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Last week I threw a spontaneous get together for a few new friends to celebrate a great summer over a glass (or two) of K-J AVANT Wine and a festive meal.  I love the idea of sharing a fun fact about each guest on a conversation starter card and placing it at each table setting.... read more

Customize Your Bathroom with this DIY Shower Curtain

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Do you live in a home with a narrow shower stall or awkward shower opening? Sometimes the store bought shower curtains just don't quite fit your shower opening right. Solve this problem by creating your own customizable shower curtain! Finish the curtain with a fun, hand stamped geometric pattern like these alternating triangles! What... read more

How to Make a Tropical Pineapple Cake

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Give your guests a tropical treat with this cake that looks like a pineapple! In preparation for the fast-approaching summer months, this is one cake that is perfect for dinner parties, backyard barbecues, or even a fabulous centerpiece for your dessert table. What You’ll Need: For the cake: 1 recipe Perfect Pound Cake Mix,... read more

12 Simple Steps to DIY a Wall Hanging

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With woven wall hanging being the hot home trend of the year, we decided to collaborate with the oh-so-talented weaving artist, Mary Ann Moodie. In just 12 simple steps, you'll be able to DIY your own custom wall weaving that is sure to make you the envy of your friends.  You'll be amazed at how simple it... read more

DIY Paper Wall Peonies for Mother’s Day Brunch

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Is it a coincidence that Mother's Day happens to be celebrated during the same month when flowers bloom? Mothers are beautiful people and deserve beautiful celebrations. Dress up your Mother's Day soiree or brunch with some pretty petaled paper peonies! Create these large oversized tissue paper peonies to place up on the wall as... read more

Easy Weekend DIY: 10 Step Shibori Dyed Pillows

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Looking for a fun way to customize and refresh your living room for Spring? With just a few simple kitchen cabinet finds you can create a custom pair of naturally dyed, festive pillowcases, guaranteed to refresh your domicile. For our Shibori DIY we took it to the experts, the natural-dye duo behind, Blue... read more

Festive and Crafty Cinco de Mayo Cacti Planters

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Pom-pom trim and tissue paper fringe turn simple mini terra-cotta pots into the perfect planters for mini cacti and succulents. With a few bright colors and these cute greens, you can create festive Cinco de Mayo decor in no time. Line them up at the center of the table for a colorful centerpiece or use them individually to... read more
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