Weekends are a great time to pick up a Do-It-Yourself project! Especially in the cold of winter when you cannot be entertained with the outdoors, DIY projects are a great way to keep busy! We have compiled a few of our favorite projects this season. Tweet, Facebook, or even Instagram Abbyson Living if you try one of our suggested ideas. You can even pitch us some of your favorite projects at: @AbbysonLiving on Twitter/Instagram/Pinterest and http://www.Facebook.com/AbbysonFurnishings on Facebook.
1) DIY – Cut-Paper Candle Holders
Candles are an easy way to set a delightful ambiance throughout your house. This easy DIY project won’t take you too long to create and will transform your candles and home in no time. Place your new DIY Cut-Paper Candle Holders throughout your house and atop tables like our beautiful Marquis Glass Walnut End Table. For directions, visit: http://howaboutorange.blogspot.com/2012/03/diy-cut-paper-candle-holders.html
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2. Peg Board Jewelry Organizer
Finally prevent tangled necklaces and even have a place for your sunglasses to hang with this great pegboard jewelry organizer! Use nails for hanging space and purchase small frames to add a bit more decor to your pegboard organizer.
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3. Decorative Pom Poms
(Photo credit: dreamywhites.blogspot.com) Click on the above image to be directed to Martha Stewart’s directions on how to create decorative pom poms.
4. Chalkboard Serving Tray
Let your guests know what they’re eating in this very unique way! Serve them their favorite cheeses, side dishes and dips atop a chalkboard serving platter. For directions on how to create this cute and trendy DIY project, visit: http://witandwhistle.com/2011/12/21/diy-chalkboard-serving-platter/
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