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9 Gorgeous Additions Your Spring Garden Still Needs

Hometalk | Posted 05.20.2015 | HuffPost Home

Now that your gardening work is paying off and all that patio furniture is cleaned up and back in place, your outdoor areas are just about done. What are you still missing? Well, here are nine gorgeous garden details and plants that you might want to think about adding.

9 Household Items To Start Reusing This Earth Day (And Everyday)

Hometalk | Posted 06.21.2015 | HuffPost Home

What may look like an empty cardboard box or a finished egg carton could actually be a stylish bedside lamp waiting to happen! Instead of tossing out those retired boxes, cans, and bottles, give them a new life, by turning them into useful and beautiful household items.

13 Insane Home Decor Upgrades With This One Miracle Material

Hometalk | Posted 06.06.2015 | HuffPost Home

Twine. Yep, that's it. Here's the answer upfront, because even now that you know what the miracle material is, you'll never guess the crazy things these brave DIYers do with it.

10 Incredible Home Decor Projects Using Old, Forgotten Wood

Hometalk | Posted 06.02.2015 | HuffPost Home

If there was ever a month to take the time to appreciate building and decorating with reclaimed wood, April is it.

7 Easy Easter Crafts to Do With Your Kids

Hometalk | Posted 05.31.2015 | HuffPost Home

Between decorating eggs, prepping baskets, and sneaking a few peeps and chocolates, you're getting super excited for Easter. But as excited as you are, there's no one more pumped for the upcoming holiday than your children.

8 Easter Decorating Upcycles That Will Save You a Trip to the Store

Hometalk | Posted 05.24.2015 | HuffPost Home

Sure, you've heard of turning upcycled glass jars into lanterns, but have you ever considered adding Peeps? Use a pack of colorful Peeps to add instant Easter flavor to decorative lights. Or turn one into a bunny vase.

12 Easy St. Patrick's Day Wreaths That (Sham)Rock

Hometalk | Posted 05.03.2015 | HuffPost Home

It's time to join in and go green, with these 12 quick and fun St. Patty's Day wreaths that are perfect for a family-wide DIY.

7 Kids' Bedrooms That Will Make Your Inner Child Jealous

Hometalk | Posted 04.28.2015 | HuffPost Home

Think of the epic story time adventures to be had in that little nook of comfort and dreams. And the rest of the bedroom does not disappoint!

7 Clever Ways to Corral Your Cords and Wires

Hometalk | Posted 04.15.2015 | HuffPost Home

Not only are loose cords and wires super unattractive, it's actually dangerous to leave them lying in a jumble on your floor or desk. According to Hometalker and safety expert Elli Bishop, of, having loose wires in your home creates a risk of electrical fires, not to mention wires and cords on the floor are a tripping hazard.

49 Genius Tricks to Organize Your Home From Top to Bottom

Hometalk | Posted 03.07.2015 | HuffPost Home

Whether you want to give your whole house a total clutter-flush, or focus on one or two rooms that really need attention, these tricks are your shortcut to organization bliss.

Here Are 11 Hacks In Case You're SO OVER Regular Gift Wrap

Hometalk | Posted 02.14.2015 | HuffPost Home

If your gift wrapping is golden-retriever-puppy cute, who cares what's inside?! Here are 11 DIY gift wrap ideas proven to please even the grinchiest person on your list. No matter your gift, these awesome ideas will ensure that it is dressed to impress!

The 26 Most Amazing Fall Mantels You've Ever Seen (In Every Style You've Ever Imagined!)

Hometalk | Posted 12.30.2014 | HuffPost Home

It's impossible to resist that autumn excitement, when you see what these incredible artists can do with their unique style and an empty mantel.

Repurpose Your Way to a Totally Green Halloween

Hometalk | Posted 12.20.2014 | HuffPost Home

Take two of your favorite things, upcycling and decorating, and put them together, for a perfectly eco-friendly Halloween!

10 Brilliant Ways To Reuse Your Cardboard Boxes

Hometalk | Posted 11.25.2014 | HuffPost Home

If you're moving or buying something in bulk, a cardboard box is the most valuable tool. Once it's unloaded though, it's an awful eyesore that takes up too much space in your home.

Great Kids Crafts Made Out of Trash

CraftFoxes | Posted 09.24.2014 | HuffPost Home

Amanda Kingloff got the idea for her book "Project Kid" when her son looked at spool of ribbon -- with its round cardboard circle top and yellow "stri...

Wine Bottle Lamps Are Finally Getting A Gorgeous Makeover

The Huffington Post | Samantha Toscano | Posted 07.02.2014 | HuffPost Home

As any quick Pinterest search of "wine bottle craft" or "wine bottle DIY" will reveal, it's basically become a crime to throw out those empty glas...

Stylish Home Decor That Hardly Costs a Penny

CraftFoxes | Posted 05.14.2014 | HuffPost Home

Spring has likely made you giddy and creative, not to mention eager to de-clutter. Redecorating on a budget, though, is tricky. Who wants to an interior decorator (or banker) to make an old house new?

From Media Personality to Multi-Media DIY Maven

Christine Nasserghodsi | Posted 11.02.2013 | Style
Christine Nasserghodsi

When Simone Heng moved to Dubai, she knew it would be a vibrant city, full of luxurious hotels and retailers. What she didn't realize was that as an avid DIY project enthusiast, she would inspire and connect a new generation of young makers.

How to Upcycle a Bar Cart!

Indie Lee | Posted 10.16.2013 | HuffPost Home
Indie Lee

I've always been a fan of upcycling. Seriously, how much more eco-chic can you get than by taking an object deemed useless and converting it into something new and improved?!

How To Give Your Wedding Gown A Second Life | Posted 04.23.2013 | Weddings

Lindsey Radoff didn't mean to build a business while on her honeymoon. But one afternoon in 2010 while Radoff, 31, was strolling on the beach in Hawai...

Keep the Romance Alive: Upcycle Your Flowers!

BrightNest | Posted 04.18.2013 | HuffPost Home

Valentine's Day has come and gone, and we're guessing you have some flowers. While the memories may last forever, that bouquet of roses you have in a vase, sadly, will not. Once those petals begin to wilt, it's time to ditch the vase and get creative.

You Won't Believe What This Light Is Made From

The Huffington Post | Nicole Guzzardi | Posted 10.11.2012 | HuffPost Home

Earlier this week, we brought you five outstanding Pinterest accounts to follow. Now, we're serving up a very popular item among pinners lately: The ...

A Very Different Way To Store Belts

The Huffington Post | Nicole Guzzardi | Posted 10.08.2012 | HuffPost Home

Use this funky belt hanger to stay organized in style with this Craft Of The Day. Unlike other rack-style belt organizers, you can customize this hold...

A Free (And Chic!) New Way To Display Flowers

The Huffington Post | Nicole Guzzardi | Posted 10.08.2012 | HuffPost Home

A paper bag becomes a lovely way to display flowers in this Craft Of The Day. These adorable baskets from A Subtle Revelry are the perfect way to give...

You Won't Believe What This Headdress Is Made Of

The Huffington Post | Diana N. Nguyen | Posted 10.11.2012 | HuffPost Home

The old adage rings true: One person's trash really is another person's treasure. In a stroke of creative genius, Flickr user Urban Woodswalker, aka C...