Caylin Harris

Caylin is a contributor for The Kitchn, specializing in all things entertaining and crafting. She lives in Rhode Island with her husband and her four rescue cats.
6 Different Ways to Build Floating Shelves
From "I feel comfortable using thumbtacks" to "Let me get my power tools," we've got a little something for everyone.
Jun 22, 2021
7 Things Ridiculously Organized People Have At Home
We're going to let you in on a few little secrets.
Nov 5, 2020
11 Creative Gifts for DIY Crafting
​You know that old saying: If you give a crafter a gift they’re amused for a day.
May 3, 2019
Stop Recycling Your Empty Glass Liquor and Wine Bottles
While we’re not suggesting you hoard all of your glass liquor bottles—please, recycle that mountain of two buck Chuck empties—sometimes a glass bottle comes along that’s too pretty to toss. And when that happens, there are several ways you can choose to repurpose it. Here are some of our favorites: For serving water: If it’s good enough for some of my favorite restaurants, it’s good enough for me.
May 3, 2019
The Best Things You Can Do for a Blank, Forgotten Corner
We all have that one corner we have no idea what to do with.
Dec 29, 2018
The Best Way to Cozy Up Your Cold Bedroom for Under $25
Colder, winter months often means dealing with windows that are old or weren’t installed correctly—ones that let cold air seep into your home. If you’re a renter, or don’t want to shell out the cash to replace them entirely, there’s a simple and cost effective solution: Hang some thermal curtains. A thermal curtain has several thick layers of fabric, in addition to an added layer of foam or insulation.
Dec 24, 2018
These Curtain Tie Backs Let More Natural Light into Your Dark Apartment
We’ve all lived in that unfortunate dark apartment that is both on the first floor and faces a brick wall. And sure you made the best of it, but maybe now you’re living in a place that has, wait for it, multiple windows! (You’re truly on your way to the top!) But even with more windows, there’s still one thing you can do to eke out as much natural light as possible.
Nov 24, 2018
6 No-Reno Ways To Make Your Shower Feel Like New in a Flash
While we all need a little more #selfcare in our lives, not all of us are lucky enough to have a tub to soak in with a glass of wine and a good book. But just because you’re in a shower-only home or apartment doesn’t mean you can’t indulge in a little luxury every time you step in. It’s really simple to upgrade even the most practical of bathroom set-ups.
Nov 24, 2018