How to: Polish Brass

Okay, it’s no secret that brass and gold are coming back in when it comes to home decor. Anyone who reads IBC knows that I have a tiny obsession with the trend. I really have been doing my best to control my urge to put gold and brass everywhere. While gold and brass are trendy […]

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DIY Clay Cactus Garden

The other day I came across these rather large ceramic cacti created by artist Lina Cofán. At first glance, I assumed they were miniatures. I thought they would be cute on a shelf or coffee table as a little decorative accessory. However, upon further investigation I realized they were actually large ceramic sculptures so they […]

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DIY Wool Felt Ball Coasters

Hello, friends! Today I’m back with a fun little DIY. Right before the holidays I came across an image of felt ball coasters. You may have noticed that these little felt balls have been popping up all around craftland. I saw lots of them this past holiday season in garlands and ornaments. Wanting to get […]

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DIY Pencil Holders

Yes, I’m showing you how to make a pencil holder today. No, we are not back in kindergarten. When I wrote the title of this post, that’s what I immediatelycame to mind. Remember when you were little and wrapped a soup can with construction paper and then decorated it with ties or tools for Father’s […]

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It’s Back! 12 Days of Christmas

**The giveaway below has ended. Congratulations to the winners Mary S., Nate A., Susan C., Britney R., Kate W.!!   I still can’t believe that tomorrow is December 1. I’ve barely started writing my Christmas shopping list when, at this point, I should be checking it twice. I’m hoping that I can come up with a […]

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