diy framed abstract canvas art

DIY Framed Abstract Canvas Art

Learn how to DIY abstract canvas art with some black and white paint. This minimal look is perfect for your modern home!If you like this project, you can see more simple DIY projects ideas on my blog, A Crafted Passion.This would be perfect to put in your bedroom, living room, have the kids help and put it in their room. The idea is so simple I love that we just went for it and I love how it turned out!

ikea malm dresser hack

IKEA Malm Dresser Hack

Makeover a simple IKEA Malm dresser into a modern dresser perfect for your bedroom. This before and after is incredible and so easy!If you like this project, you can see more simple DIY projects ideas on my blog, A Crafted Passion.Let me show you how I transformed this simple IKEA Malm dresser into a sleek, modern black and white dresser.

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How to Install Board & Batten

Make a feature wall in your bedroom with this simple DIY board and batten tutorial. This turned out perfect for our modern bedroom makeover. It’s actually super easy to create if you can do basic math and have some time to measure everything a few times.Let me show you how you can get this look with this simple board and batten tutorial and my best tips and tricks I learned. If you like this project, you can see more simple DIY projects ideas on my blog, A Crafted Passion.

how to make a shelf with copper pipes

How to Make A Shelf With Copper Pipes

I found this porcelain wall tile and knew I wanted to create a shelf of some sort with that tile. Everything you'll need is listed below.If you like this project, you can see more simple DIY projects ideas on my blog, A Crafted Passion.

how to build an industrial modern bench

How to Build an Industrial Modern Bench

Let me start off by saying my husband and I have always wanted a larger family. As our family grows, we realize how much dirt and gunk gets tracked in from the outside. Since I don’t foresee the baby stage ending anytime in the next few years, it was time to make a change.We decided we'd add a bench to our entry to encourage guests to take off their shoes and stop tracking in dirt.

how to make an oversized pegboard

How to Make an Oversized Pegboard

My craft room has been organized and clean approximately 16 minutes out of the past 5 years we’ve been in our home. I am on a mission to do better and make sure everything has a home and everything is in it’s home.I knew the large framed corkboard I’ve had above my desk for years had to go. I needed a place to help organize, not hold more random papers and photos.Here's what my desk looked like before...If you like this project, you can see more simple DIY projects ideas on my blog, A Crafted Passion.

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DIY Modern Industrial Hanging Light

When we converted our old guest room into my husband's office I gave him free reign over the style and decor in the room. First off, he insisted on getting rid of the old boob light so we set to work on designing and building a modern industrial hanging light. See the full blog post for more photos and details on how to do it here!

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Make Gorgeous Silk Tie-Dyed Easter Eggs

Have you seen those gorgeous painted Easter Eggs taking over the internet lately? See how to make your own stunning Easter eggs using old silk ties.

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Up Your Curb Appeal With a Stunning Retaining Wall

When we bought our home, high on our priority list was improve our curb appeal. Our front yard was seriously lacking life and needed some serious love and attention. With our yard on a slope, I was a little stumped what to do. After a few hours of Pinterest perusing, we decided to build a retaining wall as a statement piece in our yard. Here's how you can make your own.

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A Silver & Purple Glam Christmas Tree

What is a Christmas tree? How should you decorate? Should you have a theme? A color scheme? Fun and whimsical or sophisticated and classy? These are the questions every year millions of people are faced! Hard questions in life, right?
Well, I am so excited to show you my silver and purple glam Christmas tree for 2015! We decided to go the sophisticate route realizing that soon my one year old is going to have a say in what ornaments go on the tree.

Amanda Garvin
Amanda Garvin
About meHi! I'm Amanda from A Crafted Passion, formerly Burlap and Babies. When I'm not busy playing with my babies you can often find me covered in sawdust in my garage or hiding in a coffee shop drinking a hazelnut latte. Thanks for stopping by and I hope you'll find inspiration to create, decorate, and celebrate.