• DIY Herringbone Board and Batten Accent Wall | Eclectic Farmhouse Home Office – ORC Week 3

    Week three of the One Room Challenge is here and it is the half way point. Am I halfway done with my room? Nope not really. I have to be honest I was feeling super stressed this last week. Months ago my family planned a girls weekend away and it just so happened to fall right in the middle of this challenge. I was also tackling my hardest project for the room, my DIY Herringbone Board and Batten Accent wall. From the beginning I knew that I wanted to add some character to this room and this DIY Herringbone wall accent was the perfect thing! Once I had my idea…

  • How to make a Faux Floral Arrangement for a Table Centerpiece

    Spring is officially here and that means that flowers will be blooming once again! I love adding flowers to my decor and more often then not I use faux flowers to decorate with. There are so many positives about artificial flowers. My favorite things about them is that they can be used year after year and you never have to worry about them dying. Don’t get me wrong I love fresh flowers to, but faux flowers are just easier! I am going to show you step by step how to make a faux floral arrangement for your table centerpiece. There are a few Floral Arrangement tools that are needed when…

  • DIY Painted Wooden Easter Eggs

    Personalize your Easter eggs with designs and patterns that fits your spring decor. Faux Easter eggs are budget friendly and last year after year. Dying Easter eggs is an age old tradition. This year I am going to pass on the egg dying and all that comes with it. There will be no stained hands and spilled dye cups this year! This year I am painting my Easter eggs. And lets be honest who can eat 2 dozen or more hard boiled eggs before they expire?! I have no clue how my mom did it when each of us kids brought home a dozen hard boiled eggs from doing an…

  • My Deconstructed Couch

    Hi friends! Today I am going to show you how to deconstruct a couch! It really isn’t as scary of a project as it may seem. I promise! I found this couch at my local Habitat for Humanity for $30. I had a $25 off coupon which brought down the price of the couch to $5! Habitat for Humanity is my favorite place to look for furniture for projects. The thrift stores in my area are less then awesome and don’t carry furniture, so Habitat is my go to. If you are looking for vintage or project furniture I suggest checking out your local Habitat!     Most people might…

  • DIY Bushel Basket Lid Wreath

    Today I am sharing with you my latest Bushel Basket Lid Project: DIY Bushel Basket Lid Wreath! I just love how this came together! Bushel baskets have been my thing lately and I just keep dreaming up ways to use them around my house. You can see them in my living room here and how I used them in my fall dining room.     My Favorite thing to buy each season are seasonal picks. They are so versatile especially if you take them apart. This way you get more bang for your buck. They are budget friendly as most of them range from $5 – $3 each at regular…

  • DIY Burlap Sack Wall Art

      Today I am going to show you how I made my DIY burlap sack wall art that I used in my living room fall decor this year. Its a quick DIY project that can be easily customized to have any phrase or saying that would fit your decor. Its a fun new way to decorate your walls too! I needed something to add to the space behind my little vintage farmhouse table in the living room. I wanted something rustic to go with my fall decor and I needed something to fill the space but be simple at the same time.     I have used burlap sacks in…

  • DIY Fall Apple Wreath

    Apple season is on its way! Which means it is also my favorite time of the year!  Fall!! This year I have been inspired by all things apple in my fall decorating! I love the rustic natural beauty that apples add to the fall season. I was inspired to use more natural elements for decorating and this beautiful DIY apple wreath for Fall will definitely tie it all together! Here is my How to Fall wreath tutorial so you can make your own DIY Fall Apple Wreath!   Here is what you will need to make a DIY Fall Apple Wreath: Grapevine wreath form Mini Apples – Mine came from Joann Fabrics…

  • DIY 4th of July Tote

        4th of July is on its way and if you are like us you have a parade… or two… in your schedule for the 4th of July festivities. When you have kids parades mean a lot of candy! Plus the sitting and waiting  for the parade which means snacks!  A lot of snacks! I have mentioned before that we like to go all out for the 4th of July. Decked out head to toe in red white and blue for the whole week, and now our accessories are going to be decked out as well! I can’t wait for the kids to use these! This DIY 4th of…

  • The Living Room Floors are done! Learn how I installed our Plywood Plank Floors

      I have finished installing my plywood plank floors in the living room! I am so excited, I really do love it, although there were times when it was frustrating during the install, the end result is amazing! There are about 101 tutorials on how to install a DIY plywood plank flooring, however I installed my floor in a slightly different way then most of the DIY plank floor tutorials that I came across. Here is how I installed the plywood plank flooring in my home.   How to Install Plywood Plank Floors The Tools Here is a list of tools that you will need to install your Plywood plank…

  • DIY Horse Head Wreath

    One of the things I made for my Kentucky Derby Party was a DIY Horse Head wreath. I wanted something to greet my guests at the door as they arrived to the party and this was the perfect thing! I found a few online but none were to my liking so I decided to make one myself. Let me tell you this project is nice and easy and a lot of fun to put together. You can really get creative with it!   Here are the items that you will need to make a DIY Horse Head wreath: Foamboard– I bought mine at the Dollar Tree. Fresh Green Preserved Forest…