home: made [ paper stars ]

home: made [ paper stars ]

How wonderful are these Christmas paper stars? And believe it or not they or homemade, and you can have a go at making ones yourself.

We found a great tutorial from themerrythought.com and you are going to love how straight forward it is.

Get yourself some paper bags, glue, scissors and string and you are ready to go!

home: made [ copper pipe shelving ]

home: made [ copper pipe shelving ]

Copper is still a strong trend and very versatile for craft diy projects.

We think this diy tutorial from A Joyful Riot is easy to follow and results in a simple but stylish shelf.

The choice of shelf can be adapted by material and colour to suit your interior.

home: made [ Halloween table setting ]

home: made [ Halloween ]

Layer up fabric, cluster old bottles, paint spiders webs in bleach, use pumpkins for vases… just some of the wonderful ideas collated by Good Housekeeping for weird, yet beautiful table settings and centrepieces for this weekend’s Halloween gatherings.

Try out their super ideas, lots of which are made from objects from around the house, items you could pick up at a local charity shop or bits and bobs from the supermarket!

[ all ideas/DIYs credited within the article. ]

home: made [ printed napkins ]

home: made [ printed napkins ]

This tutorial for block printed napkins from Almost Makes Perfect is so effective.

Choose your colour options, shape options and design unique napkins – perfect for any occasion for your tablesettings!

Such a simple project with very beautiful results.

home: made [ upcycled paint tin ]

home: made [ upcycled paint tin ]

Who could resist a great 15 minute craft that results in a unique piece of homeware.

Hey Let’s Make Stuff is a fantastic craft project blog and we love this great tutorial to make a stylish ice bucket from an old empty paint tin.

This easy upcycle would not only make a great ice bucket but the crafted paint tin could also be used for lots of other things and make use of all those old tins you may have lying around!

How about using it for a plant pot, utensil holder, or even storage for tiny toys (Lego, figures, building blocks)

home: made [ diy bedside tables ]

home: made [ diy bedside tables ]

We love this collating of DIY bedside tables on The Kindest Way. A great selection of modern well designed ideas and simple tutorials that would result in unique furniture for the home.

All can be adapted with size and colour to suit your interior, and often use very minimal materials and with easy to follow instructions, it’s not too scary for novice DIYers!

home: made [ paper-mache bowl ]

home: made [ paper-mache bowl ]

This year has seen an increased interest in organic shapes and surfaces. Vases and bowls are the common accessory of choice to achieve this look in the home.

An easy fun DIY project that follows this trend is to make your very own paper-mache bowl. Take yourself back to your school crafting days to achieve a really cool textured display bowl.

Head to hunker.com for the tutorial

home: made [ liquid art ]

home: made [ liquid art ]

If you wanting art unique and one of a kind for your wall, and have a excitement to get creative yourself, these mixed media art panels from HobbyCraft are an effective and fun way to create your own artwork.

They say;

This art panel provides a raised frame surface that will be perfect for mixed media, pouring and resins. Experiment with fluid art to create artworks that will stand out. The frame will help to ensure that the peak can be easily poured onto the surface, without leaking or dripping over the edge.

This framed art panel is 12 x 12 inches, with a 3.8cm thickness. The primed pine and birch panel offers an excellent surface for oils, acrylics, markers and liquid paints, providing the perfect canvas for creating unique effects.

home: follow friday [ Terian Tilston ]

hope: follow friday [ Terian Tilston ]

Bringing and pattern to interiors, the very talented Terian Tilston is definitely worth a follow for exciting inspiration, style ideas of how to work with colour and pattern to complement each other, and create happy interiors.

Designer, maker and DIYer, Terian creates affordable joyful spaces with wall colour and pattern, clashing colours in the perfect way and adds tonal homewares and furniture that bring the looks together.