DIY’s: Pipe Dreams

Wednesday, May 30, 2012 4 Permalink 0

There are lots of different kinds of pipes out there. Image: UCLA Library But I'm talking industrial, nitty, gritty factory pipes today. In your home. Minus the nitty gritty of course. You can make lots of sweet do it yourself pipe inspired projects. Like this garment rack: Spotted on A Beautiful Mess And want a rack but need some lighting going on in there? Spotted on Weekday Carnival A skinny pipe desk. Spotted on the Arting Starvist Bam! Open concept industrial shelving! Spotted on iVillage (although the how-to component seems to be gone?) Farmhouse table with some new legs Spotted on Frugal Farmhouse Design More open concept shelving. Spotted on The Brick House I like the simplicity of this small desk and that it is tucked away against a wall (feels like something I would do). Spotted on Katherine Sharpe's blog That's all for today, excuse my brevity! Still trying to find my feet after the last few weeks of manic work and social activities!

Oh Snap! DIY’s In Your Face.

Monday, May 14, 2012 4 Permalink 0

I can't believe I just let myself use that title for my post. That's my ghetto side coming out. :| Yup. Nope. Moving on. I am too tired to come up with some sweet themed DIY roundup, so instead I am just reverting back to my old ways: a good ol' fashion roundup. Of some of my recent favs. Enjoy! Prepare to be shocked. This DIY is pretty amazing. Another Ikea hack my friends. From The Painted Hive! How unique is this fridge? It's contact paper, for real.  Spotted on My 2nd Hand Life  For the hot young babes in your life. A copper mobile. The talented Crafty Sisters made this. Another Ikea hack. Phenom. Spotted on Elle Interior. I really have a thing for tie dye right now. From Michael Penney Style I love anything camping so I obviously adore this. It would also be great for additional seating in your house (if your friends and family didn't mind being perched ...