Month: August 2012

60 DIY Furniture Makeovers

 I am beyond excited about sharing with you over 60 DIY Furniture Makeovers today. The reason why this post makes me so excited is because every single one of these furniture makeovers were linked up to the The 36th AVENUE  link parties at some point.                        This post is a tribute to how incredibly talented each of you are. You have transformed things that people took to thrift stores into magnificent pieces of furniture. Are you an inspiration? I say YES!  Let’s start the show! 1. Green End Table Makeover by  The 36th AVENUE.  2. Gorgeous Chairs Makeover by Crafty Southern Mama....

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23 DIY Home Projects and Link Party 71

My goodness last week perhaps was one of the best parties ever. You guys were in DIY mode and your projects were simply incredible. Today I am sharing 23 DIY Projects for the Home.  I hope you enjoy each of them as much as I have.   I am starting with this DIY Chrysanthemum Clock from Plastic Spoons by That’s What Che Said    Gorgeous Office Class Room Area by Just a Night Owl    French Country Dressers Before & After  by Picked & Painted    Beautiful Entryway and Organization Ideas by Clean and Scentsible    Laundry and Mud...

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20 DIY Halloween Wreath Tutorials

 The Halloween season is almost here. I want to give you some time to get ready and make your own spooky decorations. Today I am sharing 20 DIY Halloween Wreaths and tutorials.   These DIY Halloween Wreaths are affordable and in my opinion each one of them is amazing. I am in the process of making a new wreath for this year but let me start with the one I made last Halloween. My Fabric Halloween Wreath.   When you are making your own wreath keep in mind that the smallest details are what make all the difference. I can’t wait...

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Chili Rubbed Pork Roast

Today I am sharing a family recipe that is perfect for a lazy weekend. This is one of those dishes that you throw inside of a slow cooker and let it do its thing without worrying about it. It is super tasty and tender with a shadow of heat. We love it and I hope you will too.      INGREDIENTS  5 to 6 Dry  {Ancho} Chili Pods { You can find the chilies at Wall Mart or most supermarkets }   3 Cloves of Garlic 1 tsp. Cumin 2  Cubes of  Knorr Chicken Flavor Bouillon. 1 tsp. sea...

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DIY Fabric Covered Pin Board

 We’ve been working hard in the last few weeks on getting our girls bedroom ready. This has been a serious DIY Project!  Turning a covered patio into a bedroom has been among many things one of the coolest projects me and Matt have done together. Today I’m sharing with you how to make an ordinary pin board pop with color and texture. Here it is, my girls’ Fabric Covered Pin Board.   Last week I received in the mail some super fun Riley Blake Designs Fabrics. Oh the love! Their fabrics are 100% cotton and I love how heavy and well...

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15 DIY Pumpkin Tutorials

  Today I am sharing a bunch of different DIY Pumpkins that are adorable and super easy to make!   1 Mod Podged Fabric Pumpkins I am starting the show with one of my own. This was such a fun project to make. The pumpkins came from the Dollar Store. Easy, affordable and you can make it your own! Tutorial by The 36th AVENUE.   2 Yarn Wrapped Pumpkins I featured these pumpkins last year during Sticker Time and I think I will feature them every single year to come. I love the texture of the yarn. They look cozy and soft, warm and pretty....

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Best DIY Retro Vintage Inspired Tutorials and Ideas.

  Yesterday there were so many great projects at the link party that I had to make this round up. I noticed that there was a Retro Vintage feeling going on. Today I’m giving some love back and sharing a few of my favorite projects with you!    Here we go!    These spoons and forks  by L’OFFICINA di un Sogno are delicious. What a difference little paint made to these adorable wood utensils. I am in love!   I’m in love also with this COLORFUL Chunky Bead Knotted Necklace by Design Stash. It is so fun and bright!   This vintage ribbon skirt by...

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Best DIY Projects and Link Party 70

  What a day! You know it has been crazy around here when I have pinned just two or three things all day. I made it though, and I am ready to party with you my friends but before let me give out some stickers. Here we go!    Oh sweet! Check out this Sprinkles & Metallic Mini Cake that was linked up by Little Inspiration. Isn’t it so fun? I love everything about it!    I am giving this cake the…     These DIY Plywood Pin Boards by the ladies behind Eat. Sleep. Make are one of my favorite...

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DIY No Sew Burlap Pumpkins

 I was going through my posts the other night trying to get organized and I realized that last year I shared this tutorial over at Design Dazzle but I never got to do it here on my blog. So today I’m sharing how to make these super easy NO Sew Burlap Pumpkins.       Can you believe that Fall is around the corner? Can you believe that the Holiday Season is almost here?         As we all know Holidays can be as expensive as they are fun. A few dollars here and a few dollars...

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Mixed Berry Crostata Recipe

Hi to all of The 36th AVENUE’s friends! I’m Ruthie from Whats Cooking with where I love to talk about cooking, gardening, and a little dose of everyday life! I’m so happy to be here with you all today to share this amazing recipe!   Mixed-Berry Crostata is a fabulous go-to dessert recipe that is just beautiful and LOOKS like you slaved all day!!     BUT… this Mixed-Berry Crostatais SO simple to make!! It uses a premade pie crust AND whips together in 25 minutes flat (baking time included)!! Oh yah, it’s super delicious too 🙂     Mixed-Berry...

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