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Rustic Barn Wood String Art Heart | string art ideas | string art DIY

How to Make Your Own Rustic String Art

I can’t wait to show you how I made the cutest rustic string art heart using barn wood for our farmhouse nursery.  It adds rustic charm to her room! Even…

dresser makeover DIY | farmhouse furniture | furniture makeover DIY | painted dresser | farmhouse nursery

A Farmhouse Nursery Dresser Makeover

It’s amazing what a coat of paint will do!  I can’t wait to share how we transformed a dated, beat up dresser into a farmhouse nursery dresser. *affiliate links were…

Simple Farmhouse Decor: DIY Wood Bead Hearts

Creating farmhouse decor for your home or nursery doesn’t have to be complicated.  See how I made the easiest DIY wood bead hearts to use as an accent in our…

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How to Plank a Wall for $30 (DIY Shiplap)

Creating a custom shiplap wall doesn’t have to be difficult or expensive.  Learn how to make your own faux shiplap and plank a wall for $30! Disclosure: I was provided…

Survey Results and Projects for 2017

A huge THANK YOU to everyone who completed last week’s reader survey. I was completely blown away by how positive and encouraging everyone’s responses were.  It’s so truly humbling to…

top 5 farmhouse style DIYs of 2016 | farmhouse DIY | farmhouse decor DIY | DIY farmhouse

Best of Making Joy and Pretty Things 2016

It’s that time of the year – here are the top 5 posts from Making Joy and Pretty Things in 2016. Hello, sweet friends!!  I hope ya didn’t forget about…

dutch tulip crate

Dutch Tulip Crate

Hi everyone, this is Sabrina over from Meet Our Life and I am so happy to be here today.   I don’t know about you but I have a thing…

DIY Industrial Curtain Rod

Hi! This is Kelly from North Country Nest and I am so excited to share a fun industrial DIY with you today. This past summer, we replaced a few windows in…

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How to Make Your Own Faux Garland

This faux greenery garland took only a few minutes to make but saved tons of money and adds rustic, farmhouse charm to any season. Well, I can’t believe it’s going…

diy rustic farmhouse glam wall planter stained wood with bold black stripes and gold anthropologie planter

DIY Farmhouse Glam Wall Planter

Hello, friends!  I have something SO exciting to share with y’all today. I’m going to be taking the next two weeks to improve my blog but didn’t want to leave…