[ diy ] The Marbled Box

DIY Marbled Box

I am used to having a whole pile of craft/art supplies to use at all times. One of the downsides of moving abroad is leaving all of that stuff behind! There is only so much I can do here since I don’t want to buy a bunch of new stuff. But this is one thing I can do: the DIY marbled box. I picked up

[ diy ] 11 Christmas DIYs

11 Christmas DIYs - Callooh Callay Blog

There’s still time to decorate for Christmas! Naturally I want to try all of these; however my little room here in Germany is not really worth decorating at this point. But if I was going to these 11 Christmas DIYs all look pretty darn great. So if I were you I’d go for it. 😉 1 – merry sign // 2 – brass himmeli ornaments

[ diy ] 5 DIY Hanging Racks

5 Hanging Rack DIYs

I might be temporarily homeless but that just means I am thinking about ALL THE THINGS I want to do when I finally get my own place again (even though that’s a ways off). One thing I am dying to try is the rolling wardrobe rack DIY. These are super trendy (and practical) meaning there are tons of inspiring DIY ones out there right now.

[ inspired by ] Washi Tape Ideas: Walls


What did we do before washi tape? I can barely remember. There is no reason to put up with a blah wall or plain piece of furniture anymore. This stuff literally gives you magically transformative design super powers. Plus it’s temporary. Woohoo! I know there are a billion washi tape ideas out there but here are just a few more that caught my eye this

[ diy ] Wrap It Up


I am always pleasantly surprised by all the wonderful gift wrap ideas that you bloggers come up with year after year. While I stick to a pretty basic gift wrap aesthetic (espresso wrap + red ribbon generally) these wonderful ideas do get my mind going. There’s lots of inspiration here to choose from so dig in and go a little crazy. 1 – lace gift