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15 Luxurious Ways to Make Your Time Indoors a Little More Special

No new purchases necessary.

A $10 Paint DIY That’ll Help Separate an Open Layout

It’s all about little nooks.

6 Paint Projects You Shouldn’t Tackle Solo

Leave these to the pros.

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How to Make Natural Dye With What’s in Your Kitchen

Put your fruit and veggie scraps to good use.

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According to Leanne Ford, Your Kitchen Doesn’t Need This Feature

Plus more tips she’s sharing on Cameo.

8 Low-Lift Ways to Update a Plain IKEA Dresser

A touch of brass goes a long way.

3 Home Improvements You Can Make Without Going to the Hardware Store

Check these to-dos off your list.

We Crowdsourced the Best Activities to Stave Off Cabin Fever

From mini makeovers to dinner parties for one.

A Pesky Column Became the Star of This Kitchen’s Open Shelving

Turn design lemons into lemonade.

Nate Berkus’s Mirror Update Only Calls for a Touch of Black Paint

He’s applying his signature look at home.

Paint Your Bookcase This Weekend—But Do It Selectively

A DIY that proves less is more.

I Made My IKEA Nightstand Look Vintage for Just $50

Consider this your next at-home project.

A Textured Paint Hack That’ll Transform Any Vase—The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

From decorative ceramic vessels to cement pots.

Try This DIY Aromatherapy to Turn Your Home Into a Calming Retreat

Inhale, exhale.

This Artistic Shoe Display Uses $10 Brackets From Amazon

Limited closet space? No problem.

Keep Your Kids Busy With These Parent-Approved Projects

You don’t have to leave your house to have a good time.

This Artist DIYed a Pocket-Size Scented Pillow to Comfort Her Son

Fill your time with lavender.

This Blink-and-You-Miss-It Paint Trick Is Eyeliner for Your Walls

Allow us to explain.

We’re Hooked on This Clever Room Divider Idea

How LRNCE’s founder displays her art without walls.

12 Things I Wish I’d Known Before Tackling My 5-Year Reno

Don’t rely on experts to get it right.

Plot Twist: The #1 Thing Millennials Look for in a House Is Not an Updated Kitchen

Curb appeal 101.

Sorry, Boomers: Millennials Don’t Want to Buy This Style of Home Anymore

McMansions, beware.

Fake High Ceilings With This Easy Paint Trick

When in doubt, go up.

Ugly Pipes Were No Match for This Savvy Couple

Tetris-like shelves do more than look pretty.

So You Overdecorated—Here’s How to Fix It

Scale back with this professional advice.

This Cotton Candy Mirror Is a Spray-Foam DIY in Disguise

Make your own in just four steps.

6 Genius Little Ways I Repurpose Used Candle Jars

Don’t throw them out.

The Other Star of Katy Perry’s Pregnancy Announcement? The Flowers

Three floral DIYs inspired by her new video.

DIY Beeswax Wrap Is a Dinner Party Game Changer

How to make it in five easy steps.

Amber Lewis’s Secret to Belgian Farmhouse Vibes Is These 3 Paint Shades

Peek inside her (almost) finished house.

Found: A Velvet Headboard DIY That Doesn’t Involve Channel Tufting

Don’t worry, it’s just as decadent.

For a Reno With Maximum Resale Value, Focus on These 7 Details

A larger master suite may not be the best idea.

Upgrade Mismatched Planters With This Super-Simple Paint DIY

Tiny gardens can be fun, too.

This Kitchen Reno Relied on a Hardware Store Staple

And it only cost about $325.

9 Hard-and-Fast Lessons in How to Decorate the Humble Shelf

From color-coded books to palette play.

This DIY Floral Installation Is the Only Bridal Shower Decor You Need

It’s easier than it looks.

The Unconventional Way Millennials Are Making Home Buying More Affordable

Cohabitation isn’t just for couples.

How to DIY a French Tufted Mattress

Six steps to the reading nook of your dreams.

We Spotted the Dreamiest Marble DIY Idea at New York Fashion Week

And it’s less than $100.

How One Stylist Gave Her Kid’s Sad Bike a Chic Makeover

All hail a good garage sale (and terracotta paint).

11 Things Your Cleaning Person Wants to Tell You—But Won’t

Are you and your housekeeper on the same page?

When Your Closet Is at Capacity, It’s Time to Try This Storage Idea

Garment rack 2.0.

I’m No DIY Pro, But This IKEA Hack Took Me 10 Minutes Flat

My bed frame is totally transformed.

Millennials Are Leaving This House-Hunting Method Behind

A DIY approach to real estate.

Bubble Glazing Isn’t Just Satisfying to Watch, It’s a Cinch to DIY

Spice up your boring white tableware.

How to Turn a Vase Into a Lamp—With Zero Electrical Know-How

Three steps and you’re done.

This Designer Transformed an Awkward Nook Into a Custom Closet

The ultimate IKEA hack.

When It Comes to Easy Upkeep Greenery, Air Plants Win

Here’s how to give them the best life possible.

5 IKEA Pax Hacks That Give Our Nonfunctional Closets Hope

Rookie DIYers, this one’s for you.