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Mudcloth bedroom overall

Easy DIY Ideas: A Mudcloth-inspired bedroom

Bring your love of adventure to your bedroom with mudcloth, a simple handmade fabric that speaks volumes. Travel the world. Or visit thousands of Pinterest boards. Either way,…

Colorful bedroom

3-Step Color: A Pattern-Happy Bedroom

Play with patterns, texture and hues to create a bedroom that delights and dazzles. See how you like the changes you’ve implemented (see our last post), and as you…

Concession stand cart

Entertaining Ideas: A Movie-Night Concession Stand

Stash everything you need for hosting movie-night guests attractively and efficiently within steps of the party. Celebrate family movie night! Whether it’s a summer night under the stars…

Bedroom wallpaper projects

Easy DIY Ideas: Enhance Your Bedroom with Wallpaper

A familiar material gets new life off the wall, creating appealing upgrades for practically every surface in your bedroom. Cover an existing headboard with wallpaper or just create…

Pantone 2019 Living Coral

2019 Color of the Year: Living Coral

Pantone’s Color of the Year for 2019 is Living Coral, a bold, sassy hue that creates a warm, comforting, and nurturing feeling in the home. With its ebullient…

cocoa bar all kitted out

Entertaining Ideas: A Hot Beverage Bar

Create an always-ready hot beverage center that caters to hospitality in the cold weather season. This rolling cart does it all: stores supplies in drawers, provides space for…

Home office with cart

Storage Solutions: A Rolling Office Cart

Portable and adaptable, this simply-designed bar cart is a vital supporting player in a small home office. Thanks to a 21st-century laptop and smartphone (and voice-controlled electronics, if…

Neutral living room

Easy Makeovers: A Neutral Color Scheme

A neutral palette could be bland, but you can change the mood by adding texture, accent hues and pattern to the mix. This living room starts with a…

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Girlfriend Getaway: Shopping the Junk Bonanza

Grab your gal pals for the weekend (September 20-22) and head to Junk Bonanza, one of the Midwest’s premiere vintage markets.   Showcasing vintage finds, antiques and repurposed…

Caruth Studio Celebrates Labor Day

This weekend, we celebrated Labor Day with rest, relaxation and recuperation. To commemorate Labor Day, we’ve pulled together some behind the scenes shots of Caruth Studio members hard…

Open Potting Shed with cottage style landscaping

DIY Garden Project: Decorate an Open Potting Shed

Open to the elements, this small yet roomy potting shed brings workspace, storage and decorative cottage charm to the garden while blending it into the scene. We built…

McCoy planters

Creative Collections: McCoy Pottery

McCoy’s midcentury art pottery adds shapely style and a burst of color to your shelf, potting bench, or windowsill.   In the 1920s, the Nelson McCoy Pottery Company…