Category Archives: Home & Thrift Style

Boho Chic Bracelet Bottle

BOHO Chic Bracelet Bottle // Reposting this blog. An oldie, but  goodie! This fabulous decorative Bracelet Bottle holder is one of my favorite DIY projects yet! This DIY bottle is perfect for organizing and holding your bracelets or hair ties in your bathroom, Read More →

Great Containers for Succulents- Happy Earth Week!

   It’s Earth Week so getting green with easy to care for plants sounds like the perfect idea. I’m a sucker for trendy items and succulents are HOT, HOT, HOT! They only need a spritz of water so you can put them in any Read More →


Sometimes it takes a shift in routine to realize what you’ve got. I am in the process of moving, and it was only when I started gathering similar things to box up that I realized how many awesome thrifted baskets I have around Read More →

New Year Calls For New Pillows!

New year, new pillows! And from my experience, you can never have too many pillows…  I would like to share the amazing pillows cases I found at Thrift Town months ago that I am just now stuffing! When I first found these pillow Read More →

Thanksgiving Hosting Tips & One Table Two Ways- Under $100

Some people get stressed out and unnecessarily worked up over hosting Thanksgiving. I like to approach it with an everything will turn out great attitude. Aside from a fried turkey fire, not much can go wrong. On Thanksgiving the food is clearly the star, Read More →

BLANKET STATEMENT PIECE: luxe thrifted textiles

SHOESTRING DIARIES: LUXE FOR LESS I’ve been wanting to add some rich textures to my home, and have been keeping my eye out while thrifting. So many design blogs and friends’ homes have these lovely handmade/high end textiles that are just so very cozy Read More →

DIY Flower Frame

Looking for a fun, beautiful, and simple summer DIY project? This is the perfect project if you’re wanting to add a little decoration to your bedroom, living room, bathroom, or whatever room it may be! This project adds the perfect touch of delicate Read More →


VACATIONS ARE EXPENSIVE. There’s almost no way of getting around it. Between taking time off of work, the actual travel, meals, lodging… however you slice it, everything adds up pretty quick. My family goes to a retreat grounds up in Santa Cruz mountains Read More →

UPCYCLED KITCHEN DIY: $1 trick to save the table!

Posted on by Kari | diy-maker | thrift-home-style

When we moved into our new house in February, our old tiny kitchen table (like 10+ years old) just wasn’t going to cut it in our new dining room. We chatted with a friend who was helping us finish the move about the Read More →


Posted on by Kari | diy-maker | thrift-home-style

Thrifting is an art. It’s possible to find amazing quality pieces for less, and pull together a sweet collection of coordinated kitchen items without spending a ton. It might take a little time and patience, but it’s totally worth it. As it’s literally been years in the Read More →