the old stool turns into an industrial side table

The Old Stool Turns Into an Industrial Side Table

Every time I find an old or apparently broken item, I can’t help thinking about a million ways to make it look pretty and useful again. My DIY projects prove it.That would be the story of this stool too. I found it under a pile of stuff at my parents-in-law, and nobody seemed to care about its age or potential. Except me.

diy leather sleeve for dad


Chanda and I are constantly looking for new leather projects. I am not sure what get’s us more excited, the texture and colors or the smell? I just know we both are always attracted to this material, especially every year when we get close to Father’s day. Leather just seems to make any “man craft” legit. With father’s day a little more than a week away it’s time to start thinking of what you can zest for pops. My dad is not much of a coffee drinker but man does he like his iced tea. While my husband on the other hand pounds the coffee all day everyday. But what I love about this craft is that it can go either way- hot or cold! Let’s get to zesting….Original Blog PostPhoto Cred: Anya McInroy

clay pot jack o lantern gifts

Clay Pot Jack O' Lantern Gifts

This is a fun project to give to your friends, neighbors, family or co-workers and they're real easy to make. Grab yourself a few terracotta pots and let's get to it!