Cat Meschia

I’m Cat, a 20-something creative associate currently based in Florida.
12 Clever Ways to Recycle Your Old Junk into Gorgeous Planters
Your yard is about to get a glow-up!
Jun 10, 2024
Flowers, Confetti, and 10 Other Surprising Ways to Make DIY Bookmarks
PROJECTS & IMPROVEMENTS
If you're saving your page, you might as well do it in style.
Mar 6, 2024
10 Adorable DIY Valentine Box Ideas for Kids (or Kids at Heart)
PROJECTS & IMPROVEMENTS
Put a little love in your heart.
Feb 1, 2024
13 Hacks to Create More Kitchen Storage — Without Adding More Cabinets
PROJECTS & IMPROVEMENTS
Number three is absolutely ingenious!
Jan 16, 2024
This Is the Little Luxury Your Dry Winter Skin Needs Right Now
PROJECTS & IMPROVEMENTS
It’s surprisingly easy to DIY.
Jan 10, 2024
15 Stunning DIY Ornament Ideas for Every Holiday Vibe
From classic to modern, we’ve got you covered!
Nov 27, 2023
15 Garland Ideas for Every Room (Even the Bathroom!)
Deck all the halls!
Nov 25, 2023
If You Want to Redo Dated Oak Cabinets, This Tool Will Be Your MVP
PROJECTS & IMPROVEMENTS
It will help make your DIY makeover look totally pro.
Nov 13, 2023
This DIY Recipe Is the Secret to Making Your Home Smell Expensive
Home Projects
If you can stir a pot, you can pull off this DIY.
Oct 19, 2023
“Boo Baskets” Are the Halloween Tradition You Need to Start This Year
HOME PROJECTS
If you’re looking for fresh ways to get into the Halloween, ahem, spirit, this is for you.
Oct 3, 2023
If You Have a Fireplace, You Need to Try This Easy Fall Mantel Decor
Home Projects
You don't need a working fireplace to make the most of this cozy DIY decor.
Sep 30, 2023
22 Easy and Beautiful DIY Fall Wreaths to Get You in the Autumnal Spirit
Home Projects
These wreaths are the perfect way to welcome fall guests to your home.
Sep 14, 2023
16 Easy DIY Ideas for Decorating with Pumpkins
Home Projects
These simple ideas will help you transform your home for fall.
Aug 22, 2023
Drop the Paint Brush and Try One of These Mess-Free Home DIYs Instead
Home Projects
They might be no-paint, but they’re still full-color.
Jul 31, 2023
This $10 No-Wiring Lighting Upgrade Is the Easiest Fix for a Dark Room
Home Projects
It can make your lighting at least three times as bright.
Jun 21, 2023
Hate Using Painter’s Tape? This Tool Could Be Your New Favorite Thing.
Home Projects
The tool promised paint prep time that was four times faster, so I put that claim to the test. Here’s what I thought.
Jun 15, 2023
6 Brilliant IKEA Hacks to Make the Most of Your Tiny Bedroom
Home Projects
Make every square inch count with these six easy-to-follow IKEA hacks.
Jun 8, 2023
I Was Skeptical of This Paint Touch-Up Hack — But the Results Surprised Me
Home Projects
I’ve always used rollers for the job, but I’m a convert now.
May 19, 2023
11 Hackable DIY Supplies You Should Always Buy at the Dollar Store
Home Projects
From curtain rings to candles, these budget-friendly products are all the starting points of your next great DIY.
May 2, 2023
10 IKEA Hacks Under $100 to Get Your Outdoor Space Ready for Summer
Read on to get inspo for your next outdoor project, and then grab an Allen wrench and roll up your sleeves to hack your way to a cozy and beautiful outdoor space.
Apr 23, 2023
7 Smart IKEA Hacks to Make Your Entryway More Welcoming and Functional
HOME PROJECTS
Give this high-traffic spot an upgrade.
Mar 26, 2023
8 Clever Ideas for Expensive-Looking Art You Can DIY for Under $20
Home Projects
Fill up a gallery wall or create a giant statement piece without breaking the bank.
Jan 21, 2023
6 Genius Ways to Hack IKEA's Newest Products in 2023
These new releases are some of the best IKEA has to offer in terms of affordability, practicality, and hack potential.
Jan 17, 2023
8 Clever IKEA Hacks Using Renter-Friendly Command Products
Perfect, temporary solutions for all over your house.
Oct 25, 2022
11 Thanksgiving Craft Ideas to Celebrate This Holiday All Month Long
Home Projects
Here's how you can make the most of this holiday's charms.
Oct 21, 2022
6 Clever DIY Planner Projects to Help Keep Your Busy Life in Order
Home Projects
Personalize your planner to work uniquely for you.
Oct 11, 2022
11 Halloween Craft Ideas That Deliver All the Spooky Vibes with Minimal Effort
Home Projects
You can build your own decorations using a little DIY spirit.
Oct 7, 2022
9 Creative Backsplashes to Inspire Your Next Redo — Zero Subway Tile in Sight
Subway tile haters, this one's for you.
Aug 18, 2022
11 Back-to-School DIYs to Make This Your Most Organized and Fun Year Yet
From customized backpacks to ultra-practical desk organizers, these simple DIYs will get the school year off on the right track.
Jul 27, 2022
12 of the Most Colorful IKEA Hacks We've Ever Seen
Neutral? We don't know her.
Jul 23, 2022
9 Easy, Colorful Mini Makeovers You Can Do with Just a $5 Sample Pot of Paint
You don't need to shell out for a gallon — or even a quart! — for these small paint projects.
Jul 13, 2022
6 Tips for Pulling off 2022's Trendiest Architectural Detail — Even in a Rental
Whether you're a seasoned DIYer or a total novice, these tips will help you get the look of picture frame moulding at home.
Jun 20, 2022
9 Materials You Need to Give Your IKEA Hack Built-Ins a Pro-Level Finish
Yes, you know you need paint and screws — but these extra items are the key if you want a high-end look.
Feb 9, 2022
5 IKEA Hacks We Can't Wait to Do in 2022
These new products feel made for creative customizations.
Jan 14, 2022
Level up Your DIY Game in 2022 with These 6 Achievable Home Projects
Ready to go a little harder with your DIYs this year? Start here.
Jan 7, 2022
The Under-$5 Pro Secret to Making Your DIY Built-Ins Look Like a Million Bucks
You're probably forgetting this one simple step, but it'll make all the difference in the look of your project.
Jan 6, 2022