Feature Friday: It’s Fall, Y’all!

Pumpkins carved with a drill

Well, kinda. It’s supposed to be Fall around here, but Summer apparently didn’t get the memo. It’s September and yesterday was a sweltering 90-something degrees. Really, Summer?! You have overstayed your welcome. Oh, well. This wonky weather won’t keep me from getting giddy about Fall. I can’t wait for sweater (and boots and scarves) weather. I LOVE Fall. One… [Read More]

Feature Friday: Fun Back-To-School Teacher Gifts

pencil shaped pencil holder title

It’s the first Friday of the month and I’m back with a new Feature Friday post! My kids are still too young to attend school, but that doesn’t stop me from getting all giddy about school supplies. Growing up, back-to-school shopping was always so exciting. Please tell me I’m not weird because I go gaga over… [Read More]

Feature Friday: Painted Furniture


For this month’s Feature Friday post, I’m highlighting painted furniture. In all honesty, I’m more of a purist when it comes to wood furniture. If it came down to a decision of staining or painting, 9 times out of 10, staining wins in my book. But restoring furniture back to its original state is often times next to impossible if the… [Read More]

Feature Friday: Spotlight on DIY Light Fixtures

Feature Friday: DIY Light Fixtures

Hey guys! It’s time for another Feature Friday post! This month, we’re focusing on amazing DIY Light Fixtures. These are my favorite four. *Please pin these images from their original sources. Thanks! My Favorite Four 1. Kelly’s Dodechahedron Pendant Light 2. Mandi’s Openwork Cube Pendant Light 3. Jessica’s Embroidery Hoop Pendant Light 4. Sarah’s Statement Light Fixture 1. Kelly’s Dodechahedron Pendant… [Read More]

Feature Fridays


Hey guys! I’m bringing back Feature Fridays here at The House of Wood! So, what the heck is Feature Fridays? Well, I’m so glad you asked! The Internets is chock full of cool stuff that people are doing and that makes me so so happy. And happiness is meant to be shared, so Feature Fridays… [Read More]

Feature Fridays: The Favorite Five From The Pinterest Challenge


The Summer Edition of The Pinterest Challenge was a huge success! There were so many amazing Pinterest-inspired creations and here are just 5 of my favorites: 1) Brooke from Killer B Designs is a girl after my own heart. I admire a girl who can crank out beautiful furniture pieces with the best of ’em… [Read More]

Feature Fridays


Do you have a project you’d like to submit for Feature Fridays? I love being inspired by you and creating a beautiful blog community at the same time! Share your talents here on The House of Wood and show me your: Room makeovers and renovations DIY and home decor projects Recipes Arts and craft creations… [Read More]