BOTB 2.14.14

By Kate Riley February 14, 2014

Greetings all, TGIF! Today we rounded up another collection of inspiring spaces and projects spied around the blogosphere in our regular series, enjoy friends! 

This is the best family office ever with places for mom, dad, and kids to work together, tour the fabulous modern home office at Be True Image Design. 

family friendly office betrueimagedesign


We love this colorful raindrop wall spied over at His & Hers, perfect for a child’s room.

raindrop wall his and hers


Layla and Kevin replaced their stairwell spindles with white boards to look more like a cottage picket fence, see the beautiful result at The Lettered Cottage.

stairwell makeover lettered cottage


Katie’s tiled laundry room floor looks so great, hop over to read her how-to and she has a great tip for getting rid of post grouting haze.

tiled floor bower power


When children outgrow a play set, transform it into a potting shed like this one spied at Unfussy Fussiness. (via Between Naps on the Porch)

playset to potting shed


Sarah’s upgrade of a mid century dresser is fabulous! Read about how she and her guy painted and added curved legs at Sarah M Dorsey designs. 

add legs to mid century dresser sarahdorsey


Learn how to carve a block for your own DIY block printing project at Free People.

diy block print


Which product will remove paint from your jeans?  Desert Domicile tells all.

remove paint from jeans


If you’ve always wanted to learn calligraphy, this interview + tips at the Michael’s Glue String blog will get you started.

calligraphy tips


Lemons, we love you, especially when you make us pretty! Here’s a great roundup of DIY lemon beauty products at Brit + Co. 

lemon beauty diys


Add metallic script art to a canvas with your lettering of choice, via Craftaholics Anonymous. 

metallic script art


And since it’s Valentines Day, here’s a great roundup of DIY LOVE signs to display all year long. (gold disk love sign by pop cosmo).

gold disks love sign


As always, there are more features to be found at Best of DIY!

best of diy features


Have a great weekend everyone!



  1. Love love that first picture of the family office!! Also what a cute idea about turning an old playhouse into a potting shed!

  2. I would love to know the name of the paint in the office photo. I tried to follow the link but it takes me to a website with no info on the actual photo itself. Thanks!

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