Turn a regular blender into a “magic bullet” with a mason jar! Brilliance, yet again, from Real Simple.
Give your hearth a facelift for fall with these great ideas at CasaSugar.
JennSki snuck a peek inside the new New Hampshire digs of artist Matte Stephens, and it’s as fab as we would expect.
Wine bottle jack-o-lanterns at Instructables. Perfect for more grown-up spooktaculars!
And what’s better to decant that bottle of red than a human heart wine carafe? Via Boing Boing.
More Halloween-y craft fun, from Craft: a cute and festive burlap bunting.
Wild rice burgers: a hearty, satisfying Minnesota favorite — at The Kitchn.
This apartment in Nimes, France manages to make unfinished, de-wallpapered walls look chic and textural — at The Style Files.
Trick out your yoga gear with Finnish style : DIY Marimekko yoga bag, at Always Mod.
Kick autumn in to high gear and celebrate all things apple-y and delicious, at Fresh Home Blog.
Great gates: a modern roundup, at Casa Sugar.
At Bloesem we spotted this playful yet cozy bedding from Dutch design firm Snurk. LOVE.
Good to know: why decorating with salvaged pallets indoors is a bad idea, at Curbly.
What could be bad about potatoes cooked with a smoky, paprika-infused tomato sauce? Not eating them right now! Patatas Bravas, at Simply Recipes.
image courtesy of Marie Claire Maison.
As autumn starts to settle in, what could be more comforting than a plate of these short ribs with wine and cream from The Pioneer Woman?
The story of Rya rugs, vintage Scandinavian DIY textiles you can still make today — and still look fresh and on trend. At Retro Renovation.
The coolest treehouse ever, at ModFruGal. Those “things” are lucky — wonder if they’d consider renting it out?
For the love of laminate: The WilsonArt House, a time-capsule of 1960′s fabulousness, at Whorange.
Remodelista has us coveting this cast iron spice grinder from Canoe in Portland.
Whether we like it or not, the holidays are swiftly approaching. CasaSugar is scouting out the hot holiday trends from West Elm’s 2011 collection.
At Fresh Home Ideas, find out how to fabricate a smart slatted bathroom shelf.
Find out how to fabricate this smart ruler wall mirror at Design*Sponge.
More repurposed school supplies re-vamped as home decor: DIY invisible shelves, at CasaSugar.
The perfect late summer dinner: Panzanella with anchovy and mint. Any salad heavily featuring bread is our kind of salad! At The Kitchn.
At Young House Love, read the story of their gorgeous, inexpensive, custom built desk.
Here comes the sun-powered chicken coop! A solar chicken “tractor” to help with mobile grazing and keep your lawn pristine & fertilized while your gals munch. At Cooking Up A Story.
At sfgirlbybay, Victoria gives us a beautiful geometry lesson with her peek at the new collection from Ferm Living.
Make your own stunning succulent ball with this complete tutorial at Casa Sugar.
Tour the modern home of artist George Nakashima, at DIY Life.
This bright, white Cape Town 2 bedroom home feels much larger than its 125-ft footprint. Via The Style Files.
DIY a fabulous headboard bookcase with this tutorial at Fresh Home Blog.
These cozy Coyuchi blankets we spied at Oh Joy have us ready to snuggle up in to fall.
Saveur has a gourmet-inspired roundup of after school snacks that’s sure to please epicures of all ages.
We’ll be taking Monday off to enjoy the holiday with our families — and we hope you all will be doing the same. Hope your Labor Day weekend is filled with fun — share your plans in the comments!