DIY: Plastic Bag Totes

You know all those plastic bags you’ve been saving? Well, there really is something you can do with them. Eclipse has a fantabulous tutorial on how to turn your plastic bags into handy dandy totes. Make a bunch and use them as your new and improved grocery bags. Then you’ll really be a lean, green, […]

The Look for Less: Kanibal Home

Kanibal Home devours old items and gives them a new lifeâ€�?cutting down on manufacturing waste and repurposing products without unnecessary production. They have a beautiful inventory of repurposed, restored, and found vintage items at very reasonable prices. Here are some of our favorite finds, and the best part is, they are all under $35. The […]

DIY: Magazine Bowls

Patricia over at A Little Hut, has a great post on how to turn old magazines into a stylish bowl. We love this idea; it uses old magazines and makes something useful and beautiful, that’s like killing THREE birds with one stone. Note: We only kill birds metaphorically. We used Patricia’s idea to make magazine […]

Ways to Reuse Old Clothes

We love to reuse anything we find lying around the house. Not only does it get rid of clutter, but it saves money in the process. Here are two great ideas for reusing that one thing everyone has around the house: old clothes. Also, remember you can cut them up and use them as rags, […]

The Look for Less: DwellStudio for Target

At last! Now the rest of us can afford DwellStudio’s fresh, vintage-modern style and sophistication. This week DwellStudio is launching a special home line for Target. Here is a quick peek at some great design that panders to your wallet. Perch Comforter Mini Set – $89.99 Fine Stripe Brown Sheet Set – $49 Baroque Duvet […]

The Look for Less: Fabulous Fabric

Jessica Jones, who blogs over at one of our favorite sites How About Orange, just came out with a line of fresh-faced fabrics called Modern Flora, for sale at J. Caroline Creative. The fabulous retro, spring-chic look of Modern Flora reminds us of the power of fabric to revitalize a room. You can use fabric […]

How to Make a Heirloom Cookbook

Give Simple has a fabulous DIY kit for making your own cookbook. You can compile years of your family’s favorite recipes, ensuring you never lose grandma’s no-fail, super-secret pie crust recipe. This would make a fabulous and meaningful wedding present. How to Make a Heirloom Cookbook The kit is $60 and comes with 1 custom-sized […]