Trash to Treasure: Repurposed Desk

by T Berokoff
Repurposed Door Turned Desk After

School will be starting before we know it!  I needed a place to spread out all the papers I’ll soon be grading.  Also, we wanted a table in the sunroom where we could work on puzzles and play games.  After looking at the tables available online, I decided another trip to the barn and basement […]

15 Mason Jar Crafts You Can Use for Your Wedding

by Tara Kramarsky
15 Mason Jar Crafts You Can Use for Your Wedding DIY Inspired

If you’re trying to save money by doing your own table centerpieces for your wedding, there are SO many different things you can do. If you’ve spent time on Pinterest lately, I’m sure you’ve seen that anything having to do with mason jars is in. You might think they couldn’t be that many things that […]

18 Clever and Resourceful Gardening Hacks

by Tara Kramarsky
Clever and Resourceful Gardening Hacks

Gardening can be very fun, therapeutic and obviously, very beautiful. By using things that you already have around the house or using things you have in a different way, you can save money, time and in a lot of cases, reuse/reduce/recycle things that would normally just be thrown away. Here are 18 clever and resourceful gardening […]

15 Creative Camping Hacks That Will Blow Your Mind

by Tara Kramarsky
Creative Camping Hacks That Will Blow Your Mind

Camping seems to be one of those things that people either love or hate. I’m more of a RV camper myself but no matter if you’re sleeping under the stars, camping in a tent or glamping, there are things that you can do to better prepare yourself and your family. Learning from the more experienced […]

Clever and Thrifty Suitcase Packing Hacks

by Dinah Wulf
Clever and Thrifty Suitcase Packing Hacks

Wooooo hooooooo!!!! I am officially in Barcelona right now! When I started packing for this trip, I realized that I have a few things that I have repurposed into clever and thrifty suitcase packing hacks and I thought I’d share it today. More on my trip later! Here are some tips! Pack small jewelry like rings […]

Repurposed Patron Bottle Serving Platter

by Dinah Wulf
Upcycled Patron Bottle

This year I thought I’d take a shot at the Patron Bottle Art Competition. I mean, it IS $10K… The competition is fierce, and honestly I probably won’t win, but it was really fun coming up with something unique. I wanted to do something I haven’t seen (I did a Patron vase in the past) […]

15 Awesome Repurposed Gift Ideas Made from Trash

by Tara Kramarsky
Awesome Gift Ideas Made from Trash DIY Inspired

They always say that when giving a gift, it’s the thought that counts. And while I do believe that to a certain extent, I also don’t like giving (or getting) a present just because it was expected. I love things that have thought behind them, even if it’s a an owl pen from the dollar […]

Repurposed Baby Wipe Container Pencil Boxes

by Dinah Wulf
DIY Upcycled Pencil Box

This article, Repurposed Baby Wipe Container Pencil Boxes, is sponsored by Fiskars. All opinions are 100% my own. Every year before the kids go back to school, my best friend has a craft night with her daughters and they embellish their new pencil boxes. Now that Mia is in school I thought it’d be fun […]

DIY Upcycled Garden Gates

by T Berokoff
Upcycled Gate Garden

From Old Forgotten Gates to New Plant Holders! Aren’t these upcycled garden gates pretty? All I had to do was string wire around the pots and attach them to the gates.   I’ll soon be adding more herbs and flowers to them.  The flowers are Supertunia morning glory charm, Lantana, and Calibrachoa.   The herbs I planted are […]

Crafts for Girls with The Beatrix Girls

by Dinah Wulf
Crafts for Girls with The Beatrix Girls -DIY Inspired

This article, Crafts for Girls with The Beatrix Girls, is sponsored by The Beatrix Girls. All opinions are 100% my own. The Beatrix Girls is an accomplished pop band with their own original music that inspires little pop stars around the world through music and friendship. The band consists of four girls, Lark, Chantal, Ainsley, […]

Repurposing Ideas for Flea Market Finds

by Dinah Wulf
Repurposing Ideas for Flea Market Finds DIY Inspired

I had another great trip to the Long Beach Antique Swap Meet not long ago. Usually I have an idea of what I am looking for but this trip I did not. So, I bought a few small things…apparently I was attracted to silver and gold things that day! So I wanted to share some […]

Recycled Duck Tape Storage Boxes

by Dinah Wulf
Recycled-Duck-Tape-Storage-Boxes-5

This article, Recycled Duck Tape Storage Boxes, was originally written for my other blog which I will be saying goodbye to, but I still wanted to share it here on DIY Inspired! My daughter has her own little space in the closet of my craft room with her craft supplies. I have noticed that we keep […]

Repurposed Pie Stand

by T Berokoff
Upcycled Pie Keeper

Repurposed Pie Stand: From Pie Keeper to Make-Up Keeper For years I have wanted to go to the 500 Mile Yard Sale that extends from Virginia to Mississippi.  The north/south route named the U.S. Antique Alley Yard Sale began Memorial week-end  passing  through portions of Tennessee, Georgia and Alabama. The next portions of the 500 […]

Repurposed Yoghurt Container Turned Succulent Pot

by Dinah Wulf
Repurposed Yoghurt Container Succulent Pot

This post, Repurposed Yoghurt Container Turned Succulent Pot, is sponsored by Mountain High Yoghurt. All opinions are 100% my own. You know me and my upcycling ideas! I always save a lot of my food containers to repurpose them into something new. My craft closet is full of them. Mountain High Yoghurt tubs are perfect […]

Outdoor Projects You Can DIY for Almost Nothing

by Dinah Wulf
Outdoor Projects You Can DIY for Almost Nothing

I was staring out my kitchen window the other day and saw a few outdoor projects I had made for literally a few dollars total. If I recall correctly, I made a birdbath, three bird feeders, my patio chandelier, and three hanging lanterns for about $30 total. What’s my secret? Hoarding… just kidding… kind of. […]

DIY Scented Teacup Candle

by Dinah Wulf
DIY Scented Teacup Candle

This post The Title DIY Scented Teacup Candle is sponsored by Martha Stewart Living in support of the March of Dimes imbornto campaign. All opinions are 100% my own. It all starts with our Moms. I’ll be honest. I don’t think I realized that FULLY until I became one myself. When I had my daughter, […]

DIY Outdoor Mason Jar Chandelier

by Dinah Wulf
DIY Repurposed Mason Jar Chandelier

What could better than a DIY project that cost absolutely nothing? My daughter and I walk to the playground all the time and every time she brings home a treasure. This time it was a large stick. It sat in our backyard for a while and the other day when I was cleaning, I picked […]

56 Repurposing Ideas for Ordinary Household Objects

by Dinah Wulf
Repurposing Ideas for Ordinary Household Objects

There is a reason my motto is “Repurpose, Reinvent!” I have done some serious repurposing the last several years. This list isn’t even all of it. It’s narrowed down to ordinary household objects. Yep… everything on this list was done by yours truly…man I’m cheap…I mean creative. 😉 Anyway, I hope you enjoy this reference […]