BOTB 10.9.11

October 9, 2011

Fall weekend greetings all, let’s take a peek at some of the picks in this ‘Best of the Blogosphere’ series, shall we?

Do not miss this master bedroom makeover by Lauren at Pure Style Home, this neutral palette is so elegant and serene!

master bedroom makeover pure style home


We’re loving these DIY tall planters by Cleverly Inspired, stop on by for the full ‘how to’! 

diy tall planters cleverly inspired


Check out this $6 Nail Head Side Table by Jessica of Mad in Crafts (spotted over at Decor Hacks) using thumb tacks, very inventive!

nailhead trim end table



Make your own Greek key stencil and then paint some fabric just like Becca at From Gardeners to Bergers, great idea!

 greek key fabric stencil gardners to bergers


Mrs. Limestone created these Raven dinner plates for one of her famous Halloween parties, and she shows you how she did it. 

raven dinnerware brooklyn limestone


Inspired by Martha’s window clings, Mrs. DIY and FYI created this cool yard spiderweb in a window, spooky!  Stop on by for her tutorial. 

yarn spiderweb fyi and diy


Mmmm, candy coated brownie pops!  These festive pumpkin and ghost versions were made by Kim at Sand & Sisal, yum!

ghost and pumpkin pops sand and sisal


We said a sad farewell to Steve Jobs this week, and I love Kelly’s expression of this famous quote that captures his wisdom.   fabulous k steve jobs quote


Thanks again Abi for helping me round up some picks, we work together twice a month to bring you our favorites from across blog land.  Hop on over to say hi at her blog Gadding Gal.


If you’d like your latest project or post featured in this weekend series, be sure to send it our way to [email protected].




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15 Responses to “BOTB 10.9.11”

  1. tinajo says:

    Nice collection! :-)

  2. Thanks Kate & Abi for featuring my Pumpkin & Ghost Brownie Pops today! It was a fun surprise to click on your site (which I love) and see them! ~ Kim

  3. Simple Daisy says:

    Lovely collection! And the bedroom is just beautiful:)

  4. I love BOTB, great features!

  5. Tracie says:

    Thanks for loving my planters as much as I do:) totally made my week!!!!

  6. Olga says:

    Great stuff! Love every Sunday’s BOTB! For another master bedroom transformation (my own) you could check

  7. Love finding new inspiring blogs! Thanks!

  8. Thanks for including the nailhead side table in your roundup! We’re excited to be included!

  9. Emily says:

    There are some INCREDIBLY good ideas in this post! I can’t wait to try them out!!!!

  10. kristin says:

    Fabulous Round up!!! On my way to check some of these links out that I missed. Have a wonderful upcoming week!

  11. christine says:

    thanks for featuring my diy spiderweb project! i appreciate the blog love! :)

  12. Oh great finds! Happy fall :)

  13. Allison A. says:

    All wonderful features! Love Kelly’s expression of the quote!

  14. JonS says:

    Interesting collection. That’s more blogs added to my ‘to check out’ list.

  15. Wow these are all great finds! I especially love the nail head side table… so unique and creative! Can’t wait to try that!

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