Easy DIY Home Tutorials & Inspirational Quotes

Springtime is a very energizing season for many of us as we begin to address spring cleaning indoors and spring gardening outdoors. These Fun DIY Home Tutorials & Inspirational Quotes are a prescription for greater creativity, organization, peaceful living and just plain fullness of life!

French country earthenware pots, lavender, and rustic elegant decor on a kitchen counter - Decor de Provence.
Design/Photo: Decor de Provence. See this beautiful home tour RIGHT HERE.

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Inspirational quote by Voltaire about happiness on Hello Lovely Studio.
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Easy DIY Home Tutorials

Easy DIY for the Garden

Aged terracotta pots on floating rope shelves by My 100 Year Old Home. Easy DIY Home Tutorials & Inspirational Quotes.
My 100 Year Old Home

How to Age Terracotta Pots

First, read this great DIY article for how to age pots which utilizes garden lime from My 100 Year Old Home. Another possibility for aging pots is this method using yogurt, moss and plant food from Martha Stewart:

Doesn’t that get you inspired to get some pots aging for spring and summer…I’m ready to paint yogurt on a few, and I have plenty of moss from my shady lot to start the growth if you care to come borrow some!

Terracotta pot set at a great price!
Click here to buy: Terracotta Pot Set…certainly lovely indeed. Easy DIY Home Tutorials & Inspirational Quotes.

Why stop at aging them? Here’s a wonderful How To for embellishing a flowerpot in a very organic, natural, simple way.

Click here to buy: SISAL ROPE
Inspirational quote about restoration on Hello Lovely Studio.
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DIY Updates for Inside the Home

All You Need to Know About German Smear
Find helpful information to educate yourself about German schmear RIGHT HERE.

Update a Fireplace With DIY German Schmear

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How to Transform Furniture With Chalk Paint

French country settee in my studio at home - Hello Lovely Studio. Easy DIY Home Tutorials & Inspirational Quotes.
Hello Lovely Studio.Easy DIY Home Tutorials & Inspirational Quotes.

I have transformed many pieces with chalk paint, most recently the French settee (above) I snagged for a pittance from Goodwill and a $10 steel industrial cart for the kitchen (below) I transformed with Annie Sloan’s Paris Grey and showed you RIGHT HERE.

My classic white kitchen with industrial steel cart, marble backsplash, and Shaker cabinets. Hello Lovely Studio.
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Need Chalk paint? Click here to find some affordable options, and here’s a great brush you can use for paint AND wax:

Buy it Now: Color Recipes for Painted Furniture by Annie Sloan
Inspirational quote about faith and trust on Hello Lovely Studio.
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Have a board for inspirational quotes on Pinterest? See mine RIGHT HERE to re-pin away (Merci beaucoup!).

Organize How-to for Home

White decor in my studio/guest bedroom with French farmhouse style - Hello Lovely Studio.
Hello Lovely Studio.Easy DIY Home Tutorials & Inspirational Quotes

Make sure you check out my posts about a new book which changed the way I look at organization and clutter RIGHT HERE and if you’re ready to take an excellent course to get organized and even become an expert, I highly recommend THIS ONE.

Inspirational quote on Hello Lovely Studio.
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DIY Home Staging Ideas

My classic white kitchen with industrial steel cart, marble backsplash, and Shaker cabinets. Hello Lovely Studio.
Hello Lovely Studio.Easy DIY Home Tutorials & Inspirational Quotes.

How to Stage Like a Pro for Top Dollar

Meridith Baer is the most successful home stager ever, charing $5,000-150,000 to stage homes before they hit the market. Just HOW GOOD is this designing diva who has no formal design training whatsoever? After staging actress Scarlett Johanssen’s home, she did such a killer job, the actress fell in love with her own house and took it off the market!

Watch this entire video below, and be amazed at the power of interior design and aesthetics on home buyers.

My classic white kitchen with industrial steel cart, marble backsplash, and Shaker cabinets. Hello Lovely Studio.
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DIY Staging & Ideas for a Modest Home

Superstar in the KITCHEN diy TIME

My classic white kitchen with industrial steel cart, marble backsplash, and Shaker cabinets. Hello Lovely Studio.
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How to Become a Legend in Pastry in Your Own Kitchen…

My classic white kitchen with industrial steel cart, marble backsplash, and Shaker cabinets. Hello Lovely Studio. Easy DIY Home Tutorials & Inspirational Quotes.
Hello Lovely Studio.Easy DIY Home Tutorials & Inspirational Quotes.

Ever Wonder How to Easily Create Edible Chocolate Dessert Cups?

This is Your Eggs…With Imagination

Until We Have Peace on Earth, We Can Have LAVA CUBES

How to Create Hair Art

Sooooo, this may not fall under ‘simple,’ but how fun is it?

Uncommon Braids

Ha! Do you have a DIY board on Pinterest? Click here to Pin this post to it and also SEE MINE RIGHT HERE to pin away!

Inspirational quote about beauty on Hello Lovely Studio.
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Thanks for playing along and enjoying these fun and easy DIYs with me! Let me know if you have a favorite!

Peace to you right where you are.

-michele

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