12x12 stone tiles from home improvement store. Add felt to the bottom and voila! beautiful, inexpensive placemats.
Buy cheap, kitschy things at a thrift store and spray paint them white (or any color you'd like). An easy way to have a crisp, modern collection of items to decorate any room with.
Wine glass notches in your outdoor chairs
Fire pit with wall of seats...
What a great way to cover up exposed roots and dirt patches under trees!
Crates (sold at Michaels), stained and nailed together to make a coffee table.
Poke small holes in a dark lampshade to make a picture. Looks neat.
A jewelry box hidden behind a photo frame on hinges.
I love The Art of Doing Stuff! #5 Walnut tree stump table DIY tutorial - I love this sooooo much. One day I will make it. Or bribe Karen to sell me hers - postage from Canada to the UK couldn't be *that* much, could it? ;) I love The Art of Doing Stuff #5