Make a Hip Frosty Punk’nman

Getting the most bang for your buck with holiday decor is is something we’re obsessed with. As I mentioned in our October Decor feature, pumpkins are one of the best decor options because these hearty gourds can last for months! Here to prove that little ditty, I took the gorgeous pumpkins purchased back in October and revamped them for a holiday display on my doorstep. We’ve all seen the painted pumpkins before so this year I wanted to try somethingRead more

Drop The Stone & Romance The Wall!

JUST IN TIME FOR VALENTINES DAY! Its common knowledge by now that we LOVE repurposing, it’s really what we’re all about here at DIY2EMC. But sometimes the art of repurposing can be a bit labor intensive. Sometimes, like this one, its as easy as pie! Aside from looking uber-expensive yet being ridiculously not, this DIY wonder changes the entire look of the room as well as the bulb, making it the dually-est purposed light bulb we’ve ever had the pleasureRead more

Keep Your Umbrella High On Grass

We mean wheat or your garden variety grass, of course. From the mind of Junjie Zhang, a true eco-conscience genius, comes an awesome facilitation of simple indoor gardening. Ancient Chinese philosophy states that respecting the principles of nature is paramount to human survival in this world. Those currently living in heavy storm zones can do just that by still enjoying a bit of the outdoors all the while staying dry indoors, thanks to the coolest umbrella stand we’ve ever seen. The trick is the speciallyRead more

Frightfully Easy Fall Decor

With the month of October comes the kick off of Fall and with it comes the beginning of Holiday entertaining. Whether you’re planning a fright fest or a simple fall dinner with friends, decorating on a budget can be a challenge…until now. From centerpieces to place cards and a few fun décor pieces in between, Here’s a few ideas for your next fall gathering: Need a create place card in a pinch? Place a tag on a mini pumpkin likeRead more

Revamp That Broken Frame

Picture frames are a fantastic style feature in any home but when their look gets dated, or worse, the glass breaks, off to the recycle bin, they go right? WRONG. With a little creative thinking, you can find a whole new way to unleash their potential and often make them far more versatile then they’d ever been before. For example: If the glass breaks in your favorite frame, use the mounting to make a 3D piece of art. Add aRead more