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17 Anthropologie Hacks

Anthropologie has some amazing eye candy in the store that always lures me in.  It’s time well spent too because I get some of the best ideas to knock off! {snicker}  Here are some tutorials and patterns to make your own Anthropologie inspired fashions, home decor, accessories, and chic sewing projects.


Knock Off Decor

1. DIY Knock-Off Hurricane Metalwork Hurricane ~ Upcycle old brass light fixtures into these gorgeous metalwork hurricanes.


2. DIY Agate Coasters ~ Brush on some gold leafing around the edges of agate slices to make gorgeous Anthropologie inspired coasters.


3.  Anthro Hack: DIY Floor Length Mirror ~ Make your own Anthropologie floor length mirror for a fraction of the cost with a trip to Home Depot. Theirs cost $998. Ouch!


4. Floral Quote Globe ~ Add the perfect touch of whimsy to your home with this floral and gold quote globe.


5. Anthropologie Reclaimed Wood Letter ~ This Anthropologie Inspired Reclaimed Wood Letter is fabulous!  It would be the perfect rustic accent to any room of your home.  The best thing about these letters is that you can spell any word your heart desires.


6. Anthropologie Inspired Wire Baskets ~ Make your own wire baskets for a fraction of the cost. All of the supplies needed can be purchased at Home Depot.


7.  Anthropologie Inspired Dresser ~ An old dresser is jazzed up “Anthropologie style” with some chalk paint, brown paint, texture spray and gold gilding.


Anthropologie Bedroom Ideas

8. Anthropologie Inspired Tassel Pillow ~ This fabulous step-by-step pillow tutorial features a tassel pillow Anthropologie knock-off.  No special patterns are needed because the tutorial shows you how to make your own.


9. DIY Embellished Curtains ~ These ‘Swing Stripe Curtains’ knock-off are absolutely beautiful!  Pom pom trim was hot glued to inexpensive curtain panels.


10. DIY Anthropologie Bedding {step by step tutorial} ~ I should issue a warning up front that this endeavor is definitely time consuming… not difficult, per se, but time consuming for sure. That being said, today’s tutorial is for the how to make the pile of knotted squares that will make up your ‘quilt.’


Anthropologie Inspired

11. Anthro Inspired Tea & Crumpets Apron ~ Inspired by a super cute Anthropologie apron, this tutorial will have you creating a similar version for much less! Made for a girly girl.


12. Giraffe Trinket Dish ~ Make a trinket dish inspired by Anthropologie’s giraffe dish. All you’ll need is a plastic giraffe, a small ceramic dish, hot glue gun and paint.


13.  Anthropologie-Inspired Diamond and Arrow Earrings ~ Look at these gorgeous Anthropologie-Inspired earrings! I love the mixture of metallics and hanging shapes. The step by step tutorial is so easy to follow, if you have not made jewelry before this post will definitely inspire you to give it a try. {wink}


14. DIY Double Pearl Ring ~ Create your own delicate pearl ring from wire and pearls.


15. DIY Anthropologie Beaded Tassel Necklace ~ Tassel are hot hot hot! Learn how to make this gorgeous Anthropologie inspired beaded tassel necklace.  It’s much easier than you think and a fraction of the cost.  It’’s not too early to start on Christmas gifts.

Anthropologie Knock Off Clothing


16.  Anthropologie Inspired Ruffled T-shirt ~ This Anthropologie-inspired top is a definite must have for the season!  It is so adorable.  It would look fab paired with a skirt, shorts, or jeans.  All you need is two cotton shirts and your sewing machine.


17. Anthropologie Inspired DIY Scarf ~ For only $7 you make this gorgeous lace and jersey knit scarf.

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