IKEA Hacks ~~ Great Ideas

I always love a good IKEA hack/DIY. Here are a few great ideas that I came across that I thought I would share with you ~~ from simple beginnings to fabulous endings.

Serving Spoons

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For these colorful paint dipped spoon handles, checkout the how-to on the Oh Everything Handmade blog.

Hand-Dyed Napkins

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Blogger Erika Rax had been wanting to do a DIY dye project for sometime. With some Annie Sloan Chalk Paint, you too can learn how to make these pretty napkins. For DIY instructions, visit her blog here.

Sleek Bar Stools

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I love this DALFRED IKEA Bar Stool makeover. To get the complete DIY how-to, hop on over to this blog for all her tips.

Happy D.I.Y.

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EASY COPPER PROJECTS FOR EVERY ROOM

I am always on the hunt for inspiration and there is an amazing wealth of creativity to be discovered. My goodness, the internet has certainly unleashed the proverbial Pandora’s box on this subject. While exploring one of the many home decor magazines that I subscribe to, House Beautiful, I came across some wonderful DIY projects using copper as the metallic inspiration for creating some rather unique and cost effective home decor items. With the holidays upon us, any one of these items would certainly be a wonderful gift or accent to a holiday table. These are just a few inspiring items that I found and wanted to share, to see more visit House Beautiful.

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COPPER LEAF CANDLES ~ used ModPodge and Copper Leaf. From Blogger Lovely Indeed.

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COPPER AND WOOD SIDE TABLE ~ From Blogger Fall for DIY.

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AIRPLANT HOLDERS ~ Leather + Copper Couplings = Perfectly Chic. From Poppytalk.

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MAGAZINE STAND ~ From Zana.

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COPPER-EDGED MIRROR ~ Full instructions found at Makers Society.

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COPPER CANDLE ~ These tiny, simple votives take no time to make and are great holiday stocking stuffers for all your loved ones. Complete how-to at The Merry Thought.

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Blogger House of Earnest promises this DIY is “much easier than it looks.” Love this and it would no doubt, look lovely on your Thanksgiving table or Christmas table or Hanukkah table. You certainly aren’t limited to copper. Think silver or gold…..

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VANITY BOWLS ~ Pretty and Practical, little bowls provide storage space for all the small things in your life. These copper-painted bowls from Freutcake are so simple to create and are a great way to bring a pop of copper into any room.

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STENCILED LEAF MUG ~ Copper Accents are perfect for colder months, and this stenciled leaf mug DIY from blogger Hands Occupied will definitely bring you some cold-weather cheer!

DIY VISIONS TO INSPIRE, DESIGN TO ENRICH!

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