July 03, 2013

DIY-deas: Bike chandelier, dinosaur servingware and customized paint-by-numbers


The Internet needs to stop coming up with awesome ideas for DIYs—I have very little spare time to devote to playing right now! I have, however, made the time to find some great ideas.

Black Oak Vintage | Bike Wheel Chandelier


I guess it comes with the territory, but we have a lot of random bike parts just taking up space in our storage unit. I'm sure the Mister wouldn't mind if we started using a few parts here and there in our decor. I really love the industrial bulb cages, too.

DIY Dinosaur Serving Dish | Three Little Monkeys Studio


This is AMAZING. I want to create a whole set of these with a variety of trays. I'd love to see a snack table all done up in not-so-obvious dinosaurs.

Dinosaur Corn Cob Holders | Instructables


Of course, to go along with my dinosaur serving plates, I need some of these so that my guests can  easily eat their corn-on-the-cob and have fun while doing so. Dollar store dinos—who knew?!

Paint-by-Number Project | File Me Away


An oldie, but a goodie, Megan's paint-by-number customization is such a cool way to turn old and waiting to be loved paint-by-number canvases into updated art. And who doesn't love to do paint-by-numbers?

What about you, friends? Have you found any awesome DIY ideas lately?

10 comments:

  1. I love all of these. especially the Dinos. :)

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  2. oh my dinosaur dish! i need that in my life!

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  3. Oh. My. Gosh. That dinosaur dish is all kinds of perfect. Must have!!

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  4. Dinosaur corn holders!?! And serving dish!? I'm in love.

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  5. Right? I love how many ideas people have come up with for cheap animal figurines. I've seen awesome magnets and plant holders, too.

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  6. Yes! And it looks so simple to make.

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  7. I think everyone does. :)

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  8. You should definitely make use of all the extra bike parts lying around. I have so many dinosaur DIYs pinned, I try to tell myself it's because I have a 2 year boy who loves them, but really, who am I kidding?! ;)

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  9. I don't even have an excuse of having children! ;) But I think you can tell from the other comments on this post that we're in good company with loving dinosaurs.

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