As any knitter knows, there's a lot more that goes into the craft than just yarn and needles. But there's no need to panic when you run into unexpected roadblocks or puzzles — many can be solved using things you already have around your house! Use these hacks for your next knit project and make your crafting totally hassle-free.
Think of all the reasons you love to get your hands on a project: It can help you unwind, add DIY flair to your home or wardrobe, and produce one-of-a-kind gifts for everyone in your life.
The best themed parties are definitely the ones that don't take themselves too seriously. After all, if your guests are already chuckling before they even arrive, you're well on your way to a great night.
How to take a room from functional to fully styled? Accent pieces! From art to accessories, Tavia shows you how to layer them to make your space come alive. Explore the fifth and final design principle, balance, and learn a clever way to upcycle old items into wall art.
Colors can make a big impact on how you (or your guests) feel in a room. From cool hues to warm tones, Tavia breaks down choosing a color scheme for the rooms in your home. You'll also learn the second design principle, focal point, and how to apply it through a mountainscape ombré wall.
It's time to talk textiles! Tavia tackles one of the most common interior design issues: how to mix and match patterns. Learn the rules, then watch them in action as you learn the third design principle: rhythm. Plus, see how to dye curtains in a Shibori-inspired pattern.
Lighting can make or break a room, no matter how well-styled it is. Find out how to properly lay out lighting throughout your home as you dive into the fourth design principle: scale. Then watch as Tavia upcycles a plain lampshade into a lush light fixture for a boho-luxe look.
Want to decorate a blank room at home, but not sure where to start? Join interior designers Tavia Forbes and Monet Masters as they demystify design in five simple lessons. Learn the basic design principles and how to apply them in your home. From color to lighting to mixing and matching patterns, you'll be on your way to creating your ideal space.