DIY BLANKETS TO CUDDLE FOR

 

You will love these DIY blankets listed here. Most are no sewing required but still easy enough for any crafter from beginner to expert

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Love the pattern chosen for this throw blanket it adds rustic flare.



No Sew Throw Blanket from Maison de Pax

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This blanket is to diy for, love the faux fur, adds texture to any room.

Faux Throw Blanket from Lia Griffith

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Such a simple and perfect blanket, so many color options with fabric and edge.

Loop Flannel Blanket from Purl Soho

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Wish I knew how to make this perfect blanket before I paid too much to get one.  On the plus side now I can make them!



Quick Throw Blanket from House by the Bay Design

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So if you have a ton of unused sweaters lying around you should make this blanket ASAP.  If you don’t have any sweaters to part with you can always go to your local Good Will or Saint Vincent De Paul.

Sweater Weather Blanket from Hub Pages

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Love the addition of the tassels, so very fun and simple to recreate this blanket.

Giant Tassel Throw From Bre Purposed

Even though there is only six DIY blankets listed there are so many options out there.  I picked the ones I felt had good tutorials, were simple, inexpensive, and of course trendy.



10 Favorite DIY Moss Covered Projects

10 FAVORITE DIY MOSS COVERED PROJECTS

I love how moss can bring the outside in and create a pop of color and freshness.  Check out my favorite moss projects that I will soon be recreating for my home.

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These will look amazing on top of my new dining room table.  I might even try to paint them white to make them look snow covered.

Textured Moss Ball from Stone Gable Blog

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I love the added birch bark to the pots with the moss makes for a unique decoration.

Birch Bark and Moss from Urban Comfort

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This would be so perfect for an outdoor and rustic wedding.  Wish I would have seen this before my wedding because I would have recreated this.

Moss Covered Letter from Celebrating Everyday Life

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Fall isn’t over quite yet this could be doable to add the touch of nature into your fall decorations.

Moss Pumpkins from Edith and Evelyn Vintage

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This would be great for fall and winter to hang on your door.

Moss Wreath from The Creativity Exchange

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Love the modern geometric shapes and the touch of nature I love so much.




Moss Balls from The Navage Path

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Another pretty moss letter, this could be a great decoration anywhere.

Standing Moss Letter from Karas Party Ideas

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This is such a great idea to add some life to a boring dining room table.

Moss Table Runner from Organizing Home Life

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This frame is such a simple idea that will add a big statement to any room.

Moss Wooden Frame form Ruffled Blog

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Another of many obsessions is chalkboard so to add that and moss makes me super excited about this.

Moss Framed Chalkboard from The Rustic Boxwood




As always I hope you enjoyed looking at some of my many soon to DIY projects.

 

I SEE CONCRETE EVERYWHERE: DIY CONCRETE PROJECTS



I SEE CONCRETE EVERYWHERE: DIY CONCRETE PROJECTS

I love the way concrete looks adds a touch of modern and almost a natural element to any room.

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These bookends are geometric and concrete, I’m in love.

DIY Geometric Concrete Bookends from Ehow

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This mini ombre concrete planter is so adorable.  It’s the perfect size to fit in almost any window.

DIY Concrete Planter from Apartment Therapy



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Love how simple these ring concrete holders are.  They can be placed everywhere in the house so you never lose your rings.

Concrete Ring Cones from DIY in PDX

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Be unique with these earrings are so cute I want them in many different sizes, all with gold of course.

Concrete Gold Gem from DIY in PDX

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Spice up your kitchen with these DIY concrete serving platters.

DIY serving platters from Fall For DIY



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Add some variety to your shelves by creating these stackable planters.

Concrete Geometric Planters from A Piece of Rainbow

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More geometric planters to add to your bedside table or coffee table; you can’t go wrong with these.

DIY Geometric Concrete Planters from Studio Gray House

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This concrete fire bowl will create a great place to sit around in the backyard.

Outdoor Concrete Fire Bowl from Contemporist

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So simple to just paint concrete on plastic flowers then you can place them in the garden, definitely a one of a kind piece.

DIY Concrete Flowers from Smile Mercantile

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Monograms are so popular right now and a concrete one will be sure to turn heads.

Concrete Letters from Wit and Whistle

I’m sure I will find many more concrete projects that will be shared for now my only wish is that you be inspired!



DIY FARMHOUSE DECOR FOR EVERY HOME

DIY FARMHOUSE DECOR FOR EVERY HOME

 

These DIY farmhouse projects are perfect to add that touch of farm living even if you don’t live on one.  I love to keep things as simple as I can and I love even more to create my own home décor.  You can go to other retail stores to get these same products but you will spend much more.



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You could use this footed tray to hold spices or even use it as a coffee tray.

Farmhouse Footed Tray from Hunt and Host

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This is so cute and perfect for fall.  I can’t wait to make this I have so many paint sticks and now they have a purpose.

DIY Bushel Basket from DecoArt

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Add this DIY farmhouse gem to the project list please.  It’s made from a bin at the dollar store and looks like it came from Pottery Barn.

DIY Metal Bucket from Little House Of Four

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Wooden shutters that you can make yourself, so in love with these.  I want to put these above my bed.

DIY Wooden Shutters from The Frugal Homemaker



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My husband made homemade apple pie a few weeks ago and now I have a ton of empty mason jars.  I will be doing this for our next party.

Mason Jar Utensil Caddy from Small Home Soul

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Give me some cotton balls right now I must make these.  This tutorial also shows how to use them in a wreath.

DIY Farmhouse Cotton Branches from Prodigal Pieces

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This farmhouse décor is so rustic and would look perfect on a shelf and above a kitchen cabinet.

DIY Windmill from Sadie Season Goods

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I need to make this for my door ASAP.  You could even add some rustic pumpkins for the fall season.

Farmhouse Wreath from At Home with the Barkers

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If I hadn’t already put up my floating shelves I would probably use this idea in a heartbeat.

Farmhouse Shelves from Lolly Jane

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These are perfect for me to put above my patio doors that currently have nothing covering them

DIY Curtain Rods from Maison De Pax

I enjoyed creating this post about DIY farmhouse décor and I hope you did too.   Try one or try them all they will all give you the farmhouse style I know you strive for.

 



TRENDING GREEN DECOR TO DIY

TRENDING GREEN DECOR TO DIY

 

In case you didn’t know pops of green in your home is now trending.  I try to stay trending in my home whenever I can.  There are 10 DIY green décor ideas listed below with instruction.

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VIA https://liagriffith.com/diy-trinket-dishes/

How cute are these ring dishes?!  These would be the perfect way to add a simple pop of green to your bathroom or bedroom.  Click the link to make them on your own.

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VIA http://thehousethatlarsbuilt.com/2016/07/diy-paper-leaf-garland.html/

So I may have a small obsession with these DIY leaf garlands.  I will be hanging these under my floating selves or above our arch entry way.  Click the link above to find out how to make them.

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VIA https://rainonatinroof.com/2015/02/french-country-chair-modern-makeover/

This is the perfect way to add that green pop, I just love this green trend going on right now.  You can paint any piece of furniture this great green, you will be bound to get compliments.  Click above to get a great tutorial on how to paint furniture.

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VIA https://thediyplaybook.com/2016/03/free-gallery-wall-prints.html

Simple art is the best; this will brighten up any room.  Click the above link for free prints.

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VIA http://www.thechroniclesofhome.com/2016/06/video-how-to-add-nailhead-trim-to-furniture.html

Love how this green headboard pops.  Click the link above to make it yourself and have this pop of color in your bedroom.

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VIA https://www.newtoncustominteriors.com/petals-pillow/

This DIY pillow looks so easy that anyone could do it.  You could do them in other fun colors to for summer.  Click above to find out how.

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VIA http://rosyscription.com/2013/08/how-to-embed-glitter-into-tabletop.html

I can’t wait to try this technique out on a small table, I don’t have any experience with this method but I’m eager to try new crafting adventures.  Click above to start your adventure with me.

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VIA http://www.theyellowcapecod.com/2011/12/terrarium-in-jar.html

I’m not much of a green thumb but I won’t let that stop me from making these for my home.  Click the link to see how they were done.

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VIA http://ruffledblog.com/diy-moss-wooden-frames/

Ok can I just say this is brilliant, adds some of that nature element into a room.  Click that link now!

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VIA http://www.bhg.com/decorating/seasonal/fall/decorating-with-natural-elements/#page=11

Yet another way to add that green and nature element to a shelf or counter top.  Click the link above.

Thanks for letting me share these trending green DIY projects to place in your home.

TOP DIY FALL PILLOWS

TOP DIY FALL PILLOWS

I will always love the fall season, so many new decorations to create and having family over for Thanksgiving dinner what could be better?

FALL LEAF FELT PILLOW

Picture via: http://www.handmadeintheheartland.com/2013/11/diy-thanksgiving-decor.html

Love this idea!  It is so simple and adorable.  You could even use different colored leaves to compliment any room for the fall season!  Follow the link above to get the easy to follow directions.

SWEATER WEATHER DIY PILLOWS

Picture via: http://livefromjulieshouse.com/thrift-store-sweater-pillow-tutorial/

This is a super cute pillow that you do yourself for super cheap.  I think I’m going to make a bunch in different colors and patterns and keep them for season after season.  These would be cute to keep out for fall and even winter decorations.  Follow the above link to learn how to make these adorable pillows.

FALL IN LOVE WITH FALL … AGAIN

Picture via: https://madeinaday.com/diy-fall-decor-pillow-wrap/#_a5y_p=4166697

I love the idea of these wraps.  They are easy to make and you don’t need a ton of materials either, which is great.  Also you can make more wraps and just change them out on the same pillows.  Basically that means you can change your home decor for different seasons and occasions, I love having so many options.

DIY FALL PLACE MAT PILLOWS

Picture via: http://sweetpepperrose.blogspot.com/2013/09/easy-place-mat-pillows.html

This idea is so easy and so cheap it’s unbelievable.  There are so many cute place mats and they always go on sale after the holidays so I WILL BE buying these whenever I see them!

Thanks for reading my post about a few DIY fall pillow ideas.  Can’t wait to share more ideas with you all.