Fun Ways to Decorate a Fireplace that No Longer Works!


We recently did a collection of fun fireplace makeovers which gave creative ideas to give your current fireplace a new look!  Today we are going to add to those ideas by showing you some brilliant ways to decorate a fireplace that no longer works!  Sometimes that beautiful fire blazing structure becomes a bit under the weather and can no longer … [Read more...]

Slow Cooker Potato Cheddar Soup


The chilly weather is here, and everyone loves to warm up to a great bowl of soup!  This soup is not only warm and is thick...creamy and comforting.  The best thing is is that it is oh so easy!  A little bit of dicing and slicing...then place in the slow cooker and you are on your way to a scrumptious soup the whole family will … [Read more...]

Sconce DIY Projects


Sconces come in all shapes and sizes!  They can be created in a traditional style...industrial...modern and everything in between!  They can hold candles...vases or shine a light and style into a room.  So no matter what your home decor flair is...there is something that will fit your style here in our newest collection of Sconce DIY Projects!  … [Read more...]

Kitchen Mat DIY Projects


Today we are going to take a peek at a great collection of Kitchen Mat DIY Projects or small Kitchen Rugs if you will.  We all need them in strategic places throughout the kitchen and I have found from first hand experience the furry friend in your life absolutely adores little soft and warm places to cozy up on : )  You will find handpainted … [Read more...]

Quick and Easy Hot Pepper Jam {with Free Printable}


Are you looking for a quick and easy last minute gift to give that someone special who enjoys the spicier side of life?  Well do I have the recipe for is a Quick and Easy Hot Pepper Jam with Free Printable Label so your gift will be totally complete!  You will be done in less than a half an hour.  Why you ask?  Well we are going to cheat … [Read more...]

Grain Sack Inspired DIY Projects


If you are looking for a touch of Country French inspired style to add to your home decor...then this is a great and inexpensive way to start...check out this wonderful collection of Grain Sack Inspired DIY Projects.  They are all amazing...very simple and straight forward and very budget friendly.  Each one of these DIY Projects are picture … [Read more...]

6 Sensational Holiday Ikea Hacks


Well the Holiday Season is in full bloom but there is still time for a few more fabulous DIY we put together a little collection of 6 Sensational Holiday IKEA Hacks.  You all love IKEA I know you are going to ADORE these!  Velvet pillows with gorgeous deer appliques... a Christmas Tree made from shelving which by the way is … [Read more...]

West Elm Knock-Offs Home Decor Edition


What do you think of when you think of West Elm? Fabulous Home Decor...Stylish furniture and accessories with a tad of a high price tag?  Well how about recreating some of those fabulous items will save tons and in the end have a spectacular new piece for your home.  To help you along...we have put together a great collection … [Read more...]

Free Printable Holiday Tags


The time is nearing...the presents are piling and I am sure many of you have started the wrapping fun!  Well if you are looking for some unique and pretty FREE Printable Holiday Tags to add a special touch to your gifts...we have a great set for you today.  So come on in and snatch up this weeks set of Free Printable Holiday Tags...I think you are … [Read more...]

Star Ornament DIY Projects


During the Holiday Season especially...a star is a symbol of hope...a guiding seems to touch the heart in many ways. There is still time to make some of these Star Ornament DIY Projects if you would like to add the magical touch of stars to your tree...wreath...fireplace...or just about any where.  There are stars wrapped in twine and … [Read more...]

Holiday DIY Projects from Junkin Joe & Linky Party


Welcome to another episode of Junkin Joe DIY Project Features.  It’s time to grab that favorite cup of something yummy…sit back and share your DIY Projects…upcycled creations…Pottery Barn Knockoffs…refurbished and painted furniture projects…vintage finds…flea market treasures… Home Decor DIY Projects …scrap-booking creations and everything in … [Read more...]

Wood Slice DIY Projects


Some love a slice of lemon...a slice of lime and of course a slice of cake...but today during your visit  here at The Cottage Market...we are serving up a slice of wood!'s newest collection features Wood Slice DIY Projects.  Oh these slices of delicious wood create so many amazing projects...from gifts to serving trays...there is … [Read more...]

TV Tray Makeovers


Do you have some old TV Trays that have seen better days?  Ones that have scratches...stains...signs of major wear and tear?  Don't throw them out and even better...if you see them at a Flea Market...Side of the your Local Thrift Shop...snatch them up because you can do amazing things with them!!!  This collection of TV Tray Makeovers … [Read more...]

Industrial Storage Cart DIY


Gina was looking for the perfect Industrial Style piece for her newly restyled living room but could quite find exactly what she wanted and the price tags were very let's say..."pricey".  So what did she do?  Created one that fit her room and her families needs to a T! The best part of it all is that Gina wanted to share her she … [Read more...]

Snowflake DIY Projects


I'm sure you know that every snowflake that falls from the skies is totally unique...not another one like it ever again...something so special about a snowflake!  Well even though you can't make them fall frozen from the can create some absolutely gorgeous and unique snowflakes that will look fabulous on Holiday Packages...terrific on the … [Read more...]