For the bride who dreams of crafting each centerpiece herself, look no further than this blog. Ideas about for cost-cutting projects in nearly every category; cute cupcakes to bake yourself, take-home goodies to assemble with the bridesmaids, and even updates on the latest sales for bargain hunting store-bought goods.
Design*Sponge, called "Martha Stewart Living for the Millennials" by the New York Times, features daily posts covering almost every crafting, decorating, and designing technique imaginable. Check the left hand sidebar for topics such as DIY, before and after, and gift guides.
The DIY Showoffhttp://thediyshowoff.blogspot.com/
Do-it-yourself -- this concept of autonomous design and style rehabilitation can seem incredibly daunting if your name isn't, say, Picasso or Martha Stewart. Fortunately, blogs like the DIY Showoff exist to help show you tricks and techniques and vaunt you into the big leagues of delectable DIY practice. Every post here distinguishes this site from its brethren in its rare combination of simplicity with succulence. Heck, the rich among us might feel fit to hire a crew to realize the gorgeous designs here.
No institution has more effectively made organization seem hip and trendy than IKEA. The Swedish arrangement specialists have taken the world by storm with an onslaught of sleek and clean decor and furnishings that you construct yourself. The process of doing so frustrates many. This blog placates the masses who've struggled with IKEA by showing examples of everyday Janes and Joes being successful with it -- and enjoying the organized, harmonious rewards.
Somerset Place: The Stampington & Company Bloghttp://stampington.com/blog
Somerset Place is Stampington’s own new artistic platform where you’ll meet talented guest bloggers, and we’ll spill all the juicy details about the place where the magazine magic happens. You can look forward to new project ideas, exciting giveaways, and fresh spins on the hottest crafting techniques! We’ll share a bit about us, like insider tips from the editors, but we also want to get to know you. We hope you’ll take the opportunity to provide your feedback and ideas via blog comments, so that we can get a little better acquainted with you as a reader and your creative life. So grab some coffee, break out that Mod Podge, and prepare to be inspired!
A Little Design Helphttp://alittledesignhelp.com
A Little Design Help was created as a free resource for interior design tips, tricks, DIY advice, projects, before and after pics, home decor deals and more! Join the conversation every Thursday with Design Dialogue. Good design is for every budget...Discover the Designer in You!