A distressed country-style dresser provides storage and serves as a nightstand at HGTV Dream Home 2010. Shams and throw pillows in vibrant colors and patterns give the traditional pencil-post beds a modern makeover.
A large wall art sketch creates an eye-catching accent wall in this modern sitting space. A pair of modern leather chairs with matching ottomans are placed over a square pattern rug. A glass top table holds books and simple decor to finish the space and separate the chairs.
Vases don't always have to be filled with flowers. Create a stylish design in a home office by filling clear vases with supplies like pencils and paper clips like in this study. Abstract artwork can also provide a little inspiration to kick-start productivity.
Create a conversation starter with a fun and festive centerpiece kids will appreciate. Here, a simple pencil holder was repurposed as a mini hot air balloon by adding a small plastic vessel along with kid-friendly floral. To create the hot air balloon, attach a blown-up latex balloon to the pencil holder with ribbon.
Measure board, evenly spacing desired number of hooks or knobs to hold three to six stockings. Mark each spot with pencil. Drill pilot holes in pencil marks and insert knobs. Hang on nails secured in studs or screws and anchors. Always use caution and wear safety glasses when working with power tools. Tip: Use knobs with a flat screw backing so shelf will hang flat against wall.