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27 DIYs For The Classiest Person You Know

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1. Decorate a tray with beautiful pressed flowers.

There are many ways to press flowers, but using a durable pre-made press is probably the easiest. Get the tutorial at The House That Lars Built.
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There are many ways to press flowers, but using a durable pre-made press is probably the easiest.

Get the tutorial at The House That Lars Built.

2. Turn bowls or vases into a statement side table.

The quirkier the vases and bowls, the more of a statement you'll be making. Get the tutorial at Monsterscircus.
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The quirkier the vases and bowls, the more of a statement you'll be making.

Get the tutorial at Monsterscircus.

3. Knit the coziest blanket in existence with giant yarn.

Check out the size of those needles! Wow. Get the kit at Etsy.
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Check out the size of those needles! Wow.

Get the kit at Etsy.

4. "Overdye" a drab rug you've had for years to give it a trendy makeover.

The best way to hide stains? Stain the whole rug!Get the tutorial at Sweet Paul or simply buy an overdyed rug here if you're not a DIY-er.
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The best way to hide stains? Stain the whole rug!

Get the tutorial at Sweet Paul or simply buy an overdyed rug here if you're not a DIY-er.

5. Cover your walls with art displayed in modern ~floating~ frames.

How magical.Get the tutorial at A Beautiful Mess and get the screws you need to achieve the floating effect here.
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How magical.

Get the tutorial at A Beautiful Mess and get the screws you need to achieve the floating effect here.

6. Create a 3D pot for your favorite plant to live in.

Your plants deserve the very best.Get the tutorial at Almost Makes Perfect.
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Your plants deserve the very best.

Get the tutorial at Almost Makes Perfect.

7. Form a geometric mobile using thin copper tubing.

The perfect project for anyone who used to play the triangle in their high school band.Get the tutorial at DIY in PDX and get the copper tubing here.
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The perfect project for anyone who used to play the triangle in their high school band.

Get the tutorial at DIY in PDX and get the copper tubing here.

8. Give a white pillow case a makeover using the shibori dyeing method.

So much cooler than traditional tie-dye.Get the tutorial at The Crafting Life and get a white pillowcase to use here.
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So much cooler than traditional tie-dye.

Get the tutorial at The Crafting Life and get a white pillowcase to use here.

9. Form some baskets out of clothesline.

Some sewing skills required.Get the tutorial at Lia Griffith and get the clothesline here.
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Some sewing skills required.

Get the tutorial at Lia Griffith and get the clothesline here.

10. Or create a neutral rug out of rope.

No sewing skills required (just some quality super glue and a tarp).Get the tutorial at A Pair & A Spare.
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No sewing skills required (just some quality super glue and a tarp).

Get the tutorial at A Pair & A Spare.

11. Add a little greenery to your home with a stunning DIY terrarium.

Get the kit at Uncommon Goods.

12. Make a coffee table for your living room that *looks* like it came from West Elm.

This is inspired by a table that costs $999 (this one).... but you can make it for less than 50 bucks!Get the tutorial at DIY Candy.
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This is inspired by a table that costs $999 (this one).... but you can make it for less than 50 bucks!

Get the tutorial at DIY Candy.

13. Paint some boring glassware to give it an ombré look.

Get the tutorial at Studio DIY and some non-toxic spray paint here.
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Get the tutorial at Studio DIY and some non-toxic spray paint here.

14. Upgrade an Ikea desk with gold hairpin legs.

Get the tutorial at Thou Swell.
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Get the tutorial at Thou Swell.

15. Construct an end table you can use in two different ways.

Flip it up or flip it down (depending on how much space you have).

Get the tutorial at Kristi Murphy or buy the table that inspired it (if you know you'll never get around to making it yourself).

16. Use unfinished wooden beads to make a garland you'll want to leave up all year.

There's no reason this thing should only be displayed during the holidays.Get the tutorial at Designlovefest and the wooden beads here.
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There's no reason this thing should only be displayed during the holidays.

Get the tutorial at Designlovefest and the wooden beads here.

17. Needlepoint a trio of graphic trivets for your kitchen.

These are made using some of the most basic stitches in needlepoint, so it's a great project for beginners.Get the tutorial at Purl Soho.
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These are made using some of the most basic stitches in needlepoint, so it's a great project for beginners.

Get the tutorial at Purl Soho.

18. Build an organizer for your desk using wooden sticks.

Get the tutorial at Oh So Beautiful Paper.

19. Assemble a ladder using copper piping and use it to hang tea towels and dishcloths on.

Or even magazines and newspapers.Get the tutorial at Brittany Makes.
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Or even magazines and newspapers.

Get the tutorial at Brittany Makes.

20. Glue pompoms to a pillowcase to add texture.

This blogger used a linen cushion cover from Ikea.Get the tutorial at Almost Makes Perfect.

21. Transform a candlestick into a cake tray.

An attractive cake stand makes a delicious cake look even *more* scrumptious. Get the tutorial at Farm Fresh Therapy.
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An attractive cake stand makes a delicious cake look even *more* scrumptious.

Get the tutorial at Farm Fresh Therapy.

22. Check out your outfit every morning with a DIY plywood floor mirror.

Complete with petite shelves for toiletries and accessories.Get the tutorial at The Merry Thought.
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Complete with petite shelves for toiletries and accessories.

Get the tutorial at The Merry Thought.

23. Impress everyone with a woven leather stool.

"Oh, you started weaving tapestries? How nice. I wove a some seating!"Get the tutorial at Sugar & Cloth.
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"Oh, you started weaving tapestries? How nice. I wove a some seating!"

Get the tutorial at Sugar & Cloth.

24. Turn empty paint cans into oxidized copper planters.

Get the tutorial at A Beautiful Mess.
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Get the tutorial at A Beautiful Mess.

25. Sit yourself down on a DIY chevron bench.

Get the tutorial at The Jungalow.
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Get the tutorial at The Jungalow.

26. Make a fabric wall hanging using a photo from your last vacation.

Or any photo, really.Get the tutorial at Homey Oh My.
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Or any photo, really.

Get the tutorial at Homey Oh My.

27. Add fun phrases to a set of plain glass plates.

Get the tutorial at Oh So Beautiful Paper and get some inexpensive glass plates here.
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Get the tutorial at Oh So Beautiful Paper and get some inexpensive glass plates here.

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