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mini DIY chairs for kids...

Mini DIY Chairs for Kids / Oh Joy!

We originally named this post "Cute Kids' Stools" but then all I could think about was the not-so-cute kind of kids' stool (oops!). So, today (instead), we're sharing the cutest set of mini DIY kids chairs (yes, chairs!) that would be so fun for a playroom or in the play area of your living room. Here's how to make these...

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{field trip} sanso in frog town...

Sanso Plant & Design Shop in Los Angeles / Oh Joy!

Happy Friday! To end the week, I'm taking you to one of my favorite new plant shops in the Frog Town area of Los Angeles called Sanso. It's a plant AND design studio that has lots of lush greenery and beautiful planters and vases. It's pretty much a garden oasis dream come true. Come see...

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dull to colorful: a rusty metal chair!

How to Transform a Rusty Metal Chair / Oh Joy!

We've shown you how to spruce up a vintage end table and an old wicker chair. Today, we're showing you how to take a rusty metal chair and turn it into a chic desk chair with some paint and tape. Here's what we started with...

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4 ways to mix chairs in a dining room!

4 Ways to Mix Chairs in a Dining Room! / Oh Joy!

One of my favorite ways to add whimsy to a dining room? Mix and match the chairs! The result looks chic, yet fun. Here are some examples...

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pattern adventures: an abstract kids' room!

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For this month's Pattern Adventures we're mixing things up by going abstract! We brought in fun shapes with a simple DIY dresser that anyone can create, complemented with other subtle patterns, and lots of bright colors. Here's how we did it...

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a textured lamp shade DIY...

How To Make A Textured Lamp Shade / Oh Joy!

Happy Monday! Today, we have a fun DIY for you that adds unexpected texture to a plain lamp shade! We found an old shade in need of some TLC and made it new with colorful ribbon, fringe, and a little hot glue. It's really easy but brings a lot of warmth, detail and personality to a room! Here's how...  

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a DIY Geometric Table Runner...

How To Make a DIY Geometric Table Runner / Oh Joy!

Happy Tuesday! Here's a fun and easy DIY Geometric Table Runner that will instantly brighten up your dining area! I love it for a snack bar at a party, or even just to have out every day to add an extra pop of color to your space. You can pick any colors you want and add details like fringe and pom poms for an extra dose of texture. Here's how...

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dull to colorful: an old wicker chair...

An Easy Way to Transform an Old Wicker Chair / Oh Joy!

We love finding vintage pieces and making them good as new! In the beginning of the year, we showed you how to spruce up a vintage end table, and today, we're showing you a very easy step-by-step on how to transform a vintage wicker chair into a beautiful, sleek addition to your home! Here's what we started with...

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Pattern Adventures: A Stripe Living Room!

A Stripe Living Room! / Oh Joy Pattern Adventures!

March is almost over, but before it goes, we have our last Pattern Adventures of the month: a stripe living room! Stripes are such a classic print, but you don't often see multiple stripe pieces mixed together in one space. So today, we're showing you how you can do just that while still keeping the space sophisticated and fun. Here's how...

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Styling Wallpaper Without Commitment...

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Happy Monday! I get a lot of questions about how to use wallpaper when you live in a rental or a space where you can't apply it permanently. So today, we're showing you how to bring it into your home with this pretty living room using removable wallpaper. Check it out...

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