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Get the look for less with designer inspired DIYs!

Love the look of your favorite designers and stores but not the cost? Check out these 12 designer inspired DIYs to get the look for less!

Greetings from Texas!  We are finally here after a very long (36 hr) trip from Iwakuni, Japan.  I’m trying to get my body adjusted to the correct time zone but it’s not cooperating! lol It’s exciting to be in a similar time zone as most of you so good morning!  I decided to round up my favorite homemade decor DIYs that were inspired by amazing designers and stores.  So get the look for less with these 12 DIYs similar to ones at Anthropologie, Pottery Barn, Horchow, Kate Spade, and more!

12 Designer Inspired DIYsDesigner Inspired Diys

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Create a global inspired planter in 5 minutes (that’s very similar to Anthropolgie’s glazed abstract pots).

Diy Planter With Japanese Pottery

This DIY embroidery eye pillow inspire by Kelly Wearstler is much easier to DIY than it looks!


I used this West Elm industrial task lamp has inspiration to give a basic desk light a chic updatetable top desk lamp makeover with brass and black

The next DIY are macrame tassel plant hangers inspired by Anthropologie’s Liliana hanging pot. 

Anthropologie Knock Off Plant Hangers

The kids and I really enjoy playing this DIY metallic tic tac toe set inspired by Jonathon Adler.  I love having a game that looks like decor on my coffee table! tic-tac-toe-clay-pieces

I created a dollar store blue lotus cache pot inspired by Pottery Barn‘s version for just a couple of dollars.

pottery barn inspired pot diy

Use inexpensive materials from the hardware store to create a Urban Outfitter look-a-like jewelry standJewelry Stand Birdseye Watermark (1)

This one might be my favorite!  Get a high end look set of bookends inspired by Horchow with supplies from the dollar store and the beach. dollar store ideas

Create DIY tassel and stone curtain tiebacks inspired by Anthropologie for just a few dollars.  DIY curtain tie backs inspired by Anthro

Try your hand at a World Market inspired candle sconce with this easy DIY.

Candle Sconce Square 700

I was inspired by Kate Spade’s beautiful Hampton Street Vase which retails for $75.00 for this gold band DIY vase.  Click the image to see how create the look for pennies.Inspired by Kate Spade gold band vase DIY

Get the look for less with these gorgeous Joss & Main inspired DIY sea shell place card holders. It only takes two steps to create!

Seashell Holders Amy

I can’t wait to create some more handmade decor for our new home.  My sister and brother-in-law are letting us stay with them while we house hunt.  If you are in Fort Worth, let me know your favorite neighborhoods!


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