Category: My Handmade Home

DIY fur pouf from a thrift store footstool

In just a few minutes, the thrift store footstool was transformed into a fluffy fur pouf that was pretty similar to Pottery Barn’s Mongolian faux fur stool (which retails for $319 plus tax).

Reupholstering an ottoman

Reupholstering an ottoman {Heather's Handmade Life}

For less than $20 in fabric and upholstery tacks — and about 30 minutes of sewing, cutting and hammering — she had what looked like a brand-new ottoman.

DIY weighted blanket quilt

DIY weighted blanket quilt {Heather's Handmade Life}

I’m really happy with my new DIY weighted blanket quilt. It looks great tossed over the couch and feels so much nicer to snuggle up with.