Acanthus leaves are among the most common plants to be used as ornamental elements in architecture and interior design, and historians say the earliest known example is the Temple of Apollo Epicurius at Bassae in Arcadia, dated 450-420 BC in ancient Greece.
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To create a dining table that's perfect for your family and your surroundings, go the DIY route. While you may need to scrounge a bit for materials, you'll end up with a piece that's just right. Here are 5 DIY dining tables you can make this weekend.
Pendant lights are functional, versatile, style-laden, and occasionally pricey. Make your own by purchasing a lighting kit and tricking it out with one of these creative DIY pendant light ideas.
If you DIY your own coasters, they won't only keep your wood furniture safe from water rings, but they can also express a little bit of your personality. Here are 5 DIY coasters you can easily make.
Sure, you want a rod to hold up your curtains, but why not make it a true expression of your individual style. Here are 5 simple DIY curtain rod projects you can make this weekend.
Baseboard heaters have been popular for more than fifty years, but not everyone loves how they look, especially once the units become shabby with age. Baseboard covers are the simple solution, and they're worthwhile for more reasons than you might expect.
An attractive mirror not only brings a decorative touch to a room, but it can also add light and the illusion of space. Here are 5 DIY mirror frames you can make this weekend.
While style will be an important consideration in how you choose a chandelier, don't overlook scale, installation requirements and, most importantly, how well the fixture will fulfill your lighting needs.