Author: Tim Kime

Halloween DIY: Decorate Pumpkins with Repurposed Items

Break tradition and leave pumpkin carving behind.  Welcome in a new, funky and fun way to celebrate Halloween and Fall. How? With repurposed household items to give your pumpkin a look that is truly one of a kind.  And continue to think outside the box by painting your pumpkin in bronze and copper tones. Orange is not the new black! 

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DIY: Unique Planters Honoring Female Icons

You won’t lose your head but might lose your heart with this week’s DIY blog.  Inspired by our recent DIY Plant Swap and Planter event, I was looking around at other unique items to transform to hold a house plant.  Somewhere on social media, I saw several creative types who had made heads with the hair being real-life plants. Here’s my spin on that idea by taking a Styrofoam styling head and transforming it into a planter that will make your head (and those of your family and friends) turn, too!

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DIY: Transform a Clock with a DC Flag Look In No Time

Here’s a DIY project that is right on time: upcycle a thrift store clock into a flag-themed, functional art piece!  For a few dollars and with a couple of hours, you will count down the minutes until you’re able to hang this cool and eye-catching clock in your home or office.  

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