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a jewelry storage solution...

a jewelry storage solution / oh joy!

We're back with another clever way to store your jewelry! This is one of my favorites because it's practical, colorful, and will help keep jewelry from tangling up. It's also a great way to take your jewelry on the go while traveling. Here's how to make it...


the perfect knotted headband diy...

the perfect knotted headband diy... / via oh joy!

We're ready for cooler weather, big chunky sweaters, and lots of fun fall accessories! So today, we're showing you how to make one of our favorite trends for the new season...sophisticated knotted headbands! They add a pop of color to any outfit, can be dressed up or down, and are surprisingly super easy to make. If you love them, too, but don't want to spent a ton of money on hair accessories, here's how to make your very own...


weekend project: a fun magnet board DIY...

A Fun Magnent Board DIY... / via Oh Joy!

We love creative ways to display notes and to-do lists! So today, we're showing you how to take a plain magnet board and deck it out with some leftover wrapping paper and matching magnets! Here's how... 


a cool morning treat!

A Cool Morning Treat / via Oh Joy!

Mornings can be rough, but a healthy AND fun breakfast makes them easier, especially as we head back to school! So today, in partnership with Box Tops for Education, we're sharing how to make this delicious Frozen Yogurt and Cereal Bark that both you and your kiddos will love! It may look like dessert, but it's not too sweet. So you can feel good about feeding it to the whole family. It's cool, refreshing and crunchy! Here's how to make it...

A Cool Morning Treat / via Oh Joy!

You'll need...
- 4 cups Yoplait vanilla yogurt
- 1 box Annie's Bunny Grahams, crumbled
- 2 tbs butter, melted
- 1/2 cup Rice Chex
- 1/2 cup Multi-Grain Cheerios
- 1 peach, sliced
- 1/2 cup blueberries
- 1/4 cup shredded coconut
- 3 tbs cacao nibs
- sprinkles
- parchment paper
- baking sheet

A Cool Morning Treat / via Oh Joy!

Here's how...
1. Crush the graham crackers until they form a coarse crumble, add butter and mix.
2. Line baking sheet with parchment paper.
3. Make an even layer of the graham cracker crust over the bottom of the cookie sheet.
4. Evenly spread yogurt to cover the graham cracker.
5. Lay slices of peaches on top of the yogurt.
6. Evenly sprinkle the rest of the ingredients over the top of the yogurt.
7. Put in freezer for 3 hours, or overnight.
8. Break apart and serve.


P.S. After 23 years of clipping, Box Tops is going DIGITAL with a new-and-improved Box Tops for Education mobile app that makes it super easy to help schools get the supplies they need (you can find it on the iTunes App Store and Google Play – no more clipping!). It's quick to download and use day-to-day. Check it out HERE to scan and help earn cash for your school! 

{Photos by Lily Glass, Concept/Production/Styling by Julia Wester, Production Assistance by Jess Hong. Written by Joy Cho and Traci Michael.}

a living wall diy...

A Living Wall DIY / via Oh Joy!

Why do we love styling with plants inside the home?! They add color, life, and texture to any space and instantly make it feel more cozy and inviting. So today, we're showing you how to make this really fun (and surprisingly easy!) living wall DIY. It makes a big statement and lets you showcase lots of plants and succulents all in one space, all while adding unexpected pops of color. Here's how...


a fun back-to-school DIY...

A Fun Back-To-School DIY... / via Oh Joy!

Back-to-school season is in full swing! One of my favorite parts of heading back to school as a kid was getting all my supplies together and decorating my notebooks and binders. So, if you have kids who either just started school again or are gearing up to head back soon, here's a fun DIY to help get them excited and ready to go...


a cool vinyl backpack diy...

a cool vinyl backpack diy... / via oh joy!

You know those super trendy, cute clear backpacks? We're showing you how to add a little something-something to them to make them your very own! I don't always love the idea of EVERYONE seeing every little thing in my bag, so with this fun DIY you'll give yourself a bit more privacy, add extra color and sparkle to your day, and you'll get to customize it exactly as you want it. Plus, you can use this technique for either an adult or kid's backpack! Check it out...


one color-block bookcase styled two ways...

One Color-Block Book Shelf Styled Two Ways... / via Oh Joy!

Happy Monday! Today, we're showing you how to give a plain bookcase a fun color-block makeover! But that's not all. We're also showing you two different ways to style it, AND we're showing you a fun wall mural in the process. This is one you don't want to miss. First, let's paint the bookcase of your dreams. Check it out...


weekend project: rainbow earring DIY...

Rainbow Earring DIY... / via Oh Joy!

Everyone in the Oh Joy! office is obsessed with these cute rainbow earrings! They're super lightweight to wear, and guess what? They're really simple to make. Invite all your friends over for a fun craft night of jewelry making this weekend, and create some of your own! Here's how... 


make your own colorful photo display!

Make Your Own Colorful Photo Display / via Oh Joy!

Meet our favorite way to display rotating art work! I love this project because it's a fun twist on a bulletin board where you can display all your favorite artwork at once and mix it up whenever you'd like. This photo display gives you the flexibility to do both of those things without tons of pushpins! Plus, it brings a splash of color and interest to any room. You can even use it to display kid's art. Come see how...