Finding an Affordable, Modern, and Round Coffee Table


After living without a coffee table for almost two months now (more on that decision here), I finally bought a new one and I don’t think anyone is more excited about it than my husband! Honestly, he couldn’t care less about the look of the new one and is far more excited that he finally… Read More »

The First Step to Hanging a DIY Barn Door


The Plan It’s been a little while since I last checked in with some office progress and so I’m excited to be back with an update today. Here’s a mood board of the original plan for the room in our home that used to be a guest room and is now transitioning into our new office.… Read More »

9 Things you Might Not Know About Us & a SURVEY!


Last month, we had such a fun time sharing insights about our husbands that you probably didn’t know. Like Finn’s chapstick addiction and Matt’s obsession with music. So today we though we’d share a little insight into ourselves. To be perfectly honest, it was DIFFICULT to come up with these because we feel like we… Read More »

Our New Digital Canvas from Meural


[Disclaimer: Thank you to Meural for kindly sponsoring this post. All opinions are 100% honest & completely our own. ] I’m really excited for today’s post for a few reasons. We’ve got an amazing reader giveaway at the end #freebie Today’s product is one that can change easily as my home evolves My husband loves the… Read More »

Happy 4th Birthday to The DIY Playbook!


Pop the confetti, pour the champagne, bring on the cookie cake because today marks The DIY Playbook’s FOURTH birthday! <— Even typing that sentence feels crazy to us because we honestly can’t even believe it ourselves. How is our baby blog turning 4 already?!! #proudparents Four Years Ago… When we hit publish on our first… Read More »

DIY Hairpin Table – 2 ways


Between Bridget’s quest for a new coffee table, my search for bathroom lights, and Bridget’s office makeover…we’ve both been doing quite a bit of online home shopping. And even though we adore looking for home decor pieces, we also love when we can DIY instead of buying! When DIY Hairpin Legs reached out to see… Read More »

Reader SOS: Creating a Gallery Wall Around a TV

Maggie Bedroom Roses Gallery Wall

Do you guys remember our #DIYPlaybookSOS series? We’re not surprised if you’ve forgotten all about it, because it has been a heck of a long time since we’ve virtually tackled a reader’s space (you can check out the first one right here!) To bring you up to speed on this post format. Essentially, it’s a… Read More »

6 Ways to Decorate with Picture Frames


We both head to Michaels craft store at least 1-2x per month. Some of our favorite Michaels items include their basket selection, faux florals, and their amazing variety of picture frames. If we’re heading to the store the chances that a new frame hops into our cart is pretty high. But who doesn’t love picture frames?… Read More »

Happy Hour No. 7

Bridget & CaseyFebruary 28, 2017 Comments

To us, Happy Hour is a time to sit back, relax, and catch up with friends. It’s a time to chat about everything and anything, and that’s exactly what we bring to DIY Playbook’s monthly Happy Hour. We want these monthly posts to be a chance to catch up with friends and bring just a… Read More »

Finding Your Personal Design Style: Step 1

Bridget & CaseyFebruary 27, 2017 Comments

The Problem Far too often we chat with readers or receive emails asking for advice on how they can figure out their personal design style. These readers usually report that they know they don’t love what they have in their current space, but aren’t sure what to replace it with because they don’t know their style.… Read More »