Fashion Accessories turn Home Decor

DIY nightstand.  Blah to BaBAM!

Lookie lookie what my friend Summer did with shopwildruffle.com accessories!  …and paintable wallpaper!  I can already tell you, I will be doing this technique in my new house! Yes, I know, she’s a crafty girl.  But she makes it sound so simple.  You can have a new fab piece for your room just-like-that. {The low-down […]

DIY Pumpkin Pie Face Scrub

DIY pumpkin pie face scrub/exfoliant. Smells amazing, moisturizes, and leaves your skin with a fresh glow

Pumpkin lovers, we’ve got another good one for you today! Side note – if you haven’t already read Tammy’s recipe for the world’s easiest pumpkin muffins (TWO ingredients people!), stop what you’re doing and give this a click. Now that I’ve got you back, read on for a DIY facial scrub recipe that smells so […]

4th of July Pallet Decor

diy american flag from a pallet

Once upon a time, Tammy and I went treasure hunting. By treasure hunting, I mean that we went trolling through the woods behind my house (home to this mess) for items we could DIY. Typically, if I can’t get to a project within minutes of bringing home the supplies, Ed dumps it all in the […]

Build Your Own Terrarium

build your own terrarium in just a few easy steps

Remember when I shared Mel’s home decor and mentioned that she was queen of the succulents? Well, it’s true. She is. And she’s back today to share her tips on how to quickly and easily build your own terrarium with succulents. Here’s your shopping list: soil, rocks, containers, sheet moss, plants. Be sure to get […]

A Fun DIY, With a Fun Group Giveaway!

Happy Easter

I’ve been looking forward to this project for awhile now, because I love meeting new people. And if you’re anything like me, you’re going to love meeting the people behind this group giveaway too. It’s  a little different than some of the other group giveaways floating around cyber space – this group collaborated on several […]

Re-do and Renew Those Thrifted or Outdated Shorts

how to rough up your shorts - breaking them in and creating that vintage look.jpg

I’m super excited to bring you this DIY today, because the weather outside is screaming spring… and after spring comes shorts weather! We are headed to Florida next month, and I’m looking forward to packing these cuties. I picked these up at my last clothes swap. They weren’t a great fit in the legs, but […]

DIY Family Keepsake

loon made out of jewelry

Our good friend Summer is back again with another fun DIY for Wild Ruffle readers (remember the amazing vintage washtub she made over a few months ago?). And this one is directly from her heart. I’ll let her tell you more. “Two years ago the heart of our family passed away. My grandmother was an […]

15+ Valentine’s Day DIY and Craft Ideas

15+ Valentine's Day DIY ideas

Because I like to make your life easier, I’ve gathered the best of the best for Valentine’s Day crafts and do it yourself projects into one little lovely spot for you. Just pick your favorite and get to crafting! Clockwise from top left: Glitter Dipped Glasses, Felt Envelopes, I chews you, Cupcake Liner Cards, Love Bugs Clockwise […]

DIY Sweater Pillow

pillow diy step 1

Tammy from a little punchy is back today with another great DIY for us! Read on for her super cute DIY Sweater Pillow! With redesigning/recycling always on my mind, I swiped a sweater from my husband’s donation bag, knowing there was something amazing I could make.  After making boot socks and arm warmers, all that […]

DIY Cardigan

cardigan made from a baggy sweater: before and after

Who doesn’t have a couple of old baggy sweaters hanging out in our closets? You know the ones – you wear them around the house because they’re oh-so-cozy, but you’d never actually leave with them on. It’s time to re-fashion one of them into something fun and new, thanks to this fabulous DIY from Tammy […]