Posts tagged "diy"

Easy DIY tufted headboard tutorial

Another DIY project, you ask? We didn’t get enough when we tufted a coffee table? Or used chalk-paint on a giant sideboard? Hell no. There are never enough DIY projects when you are a cheap bastard psuedo-crafty. This time we opted to horn in on a friend’s project: a sweet ass  DIY tufted  headboard. Let’s... Read more »

How to Host a Hip and Affordable Baby Shower

So you have decided to host a  shower for your preggo friend(s). First, trust me, it will be awesome. Second, below are some tips for you to make it a hip and affordable baby shower. 1. Commit to hosting said shower before consulting with your roommate/significant other/partner, what have you. Honestly, that is my advice... Read more »

A sort-of “how to”: DIY chalk painted buffet

We did it! We painted our buffet and it looks good…from afar. Nah, I really do like it. If you don’t recall (I mean, why would you?), we purchased the buffet a few weeks ago from a used furniture place in Wicker Park. I have wanted to buy a large piece of dining room furniture... Read more »
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A sort-of "how to": DIY tufted ottoman tutorial

Well, we have established that I am cheap. I also want to be a crafty like all of those Pinterest biddies (this I am not so good at). This resulted in our week-long tufted table project. I love tufted items; I would tuft my face if that was possible. We have two tufted chairs, a... Read more »
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