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Build a Dog Bed From a Drawer We have a new member of the Designs by Studio C household… His name is Pokey. He’s only a couple of months old but is the sweetest friend ever! He likes sticks, his Read more…


How to Make a Wood Mustache Candleholder My teenage daughter is obsessed with mustaches… Actually, I’ve seen them everywhere – on t-shirts, duct tape, even shoe laces! I have to admit that they are quite quirky! I was experimenting with the Read more…


How to Plan and Build a Custom Cabinet Part 1 Building a custom cabinet can be intimidating for someone who is new to DIY and woodworking. I know that when I first started, I didn’t build anything unless I had Read more…


How to Drill a Hole in a Plate using a Diamond Bit Have you ever wondered how to drill a hole in a plate, vase, glass bottle, or tile? Its not as hard as it sounds! It is actually very Read more…


How to Build a Bench Using an Old Door Do you remember the Old Door bookcase? I loved that project and was happy to see her go to a new home. But her absence left me wanting to build something Read more…


A Fabulous Piece Perfect for Entertaining – DIY Plans to Build an Alexander Sideboard This furniture piece is perfect for serving food buffett-style at a dinner party, or for storing and displaying fine china with linens. The DIY plans to Read more…


The 17-in-1 Painter’s Tool from Hyde Tools Thank you, Hyde Tools, for asking me to be a brand ambassador to promote your awesome products and also for sending me this awesome tool to use in my DIY projects! At first Read more…


Cityscape Bookends for the Power Tool Challenge During the first Power Tool Challenge, I got together with fellow bloggers to create a project using one power tool – a drill. I made a wall mounted light fixture that was really Read more…


LP SmartSide Trim & Siding – An Alternative to Real Wood Siding Disclosure: This post is sponsored by LP SmartSide in conjunction with Blog Meets Brand and I have been compensated for my participation. All opinions are my own. Like Read more…


DIY Rain Gutter Planter for a Quick Gift I have to admit that sometimes I am a procrastinator… I had no idea what to give my mom for Mother’s Day and since she likes gardening, I wanted it to be Read more…

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