How to build an easy rustic wood garden shed gate

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Rustic wood garden shed gate Today we are revisiting one of my garden sheds that hasn’t yet been completed… but leave it to me to go ahead and add a rustic wood garden shed gate I didn’t even realize I was going to make! Well, I’ve always known I wanted a garden shed gate in […]

Reclaimed wood old gate coasters for a bigger coffee adventure.

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Reclaimed wood old gate coasters for a bigger coffee adventure. If you think the names of my projects are getting progressively more ‘unique’, you might be right. What’s an old gate coaster you ask?  I’m not entirely sure!  All I know is, I think coffee drinking should be a full-out adventure! And some quirky reclaimed wood old […]

New garden shed pallet gate and boardwalk – in 1 hour!

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New garden shed pallet gate and boardwalk – in 1 hour! Lest you think I’ll never stop playing with pallets, you are probably right. Thing is, I was creating with pallets before they became ‘a thing.’ And since I had 2 on hand and the garden shed needed work pronto, this happened in a matter of about an […]

Build an easy pipe bed tray!

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Build an easy pipe bed tray! Every morning, I glance outside, stretch, then reach for my iPhone. Checking the time, I quickly scroll through a few quick things online, then begin my day. However every evening, I always wish I had my laptop nearby.  But with nothing to put it on, I’ve never bothered… until […]

How to decorate a bedroom… with messy linens

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I love coming up with new ways to decorate the bedroom,, and this last idea came by accident. I was putting away scrap linens having tossed them on my bed when a brainstorm hit. Which also turned into a new headboard look as well. You can easily have this look if you collect linens and […]

The horse gate headboard inspiration and reveal

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Horse gate headboard Thanks to friend Michael from Inspired By Charm, I now have a colourful bedroom! Allow me to explain. My confession  My shabby white on white trash bedroom is no more. I know… so many of you are holding your breath with, “what have I done?!?” 🙂 See, I’ve been wanting to change this room out […]

Faux plants with a DIY gate on a mantel

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Faux plants with a DIY gate on a mantel During the Copy Me Challenge, I noticed one poster mentioned she liked my use of plants and had wondered if I had real or fake. Allow me to answer… I’m fakin’ it with fake plants all the way. 🙂 It’s been years since I’ve had real […]

Creating an old gate for the (Christmas) fireplace mantel

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Creating an old gate for my over scaled fireplace mantel was the answer for so many reasons. The fireplace is challenging. While I love it, the scale is quite large, and the rock is dark.  I did however desire something new for the fireplace mantel this year to help brighten things up, so when I […]

SNS #35 brings you – old gates & "Gitter Done" date

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Intro Welcome to Saturday Nite Special #34! If you’re new here, join in! There are three categories to link to. Home Decor as well as Crafts, Sewing, Recipes, plus the themed link! Check below for this weekend’s theme. Party starts Fri night and ends Sunday 11pm pacific, so you have all weekend to join! I LOVE to highlight […]

Create your own wooden gate window screens

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Wooden gate window screens

Create your own wooden gate window screens I love window treatments, but my preference is the type that doesn’t attract pet hair. Can anyone else relate? So as I was dreaming up what to do around my large picture window in the living room, an idea came to mind.   I’ve had these privacy screens […]