Ama Ryllis

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Ama is a DIY addict and the creative mind behind Ohoh Blog. She likes to make home decor, lighting, and furniture projects. It could be painting, sewing, drilling…no matter the technique! Whatever she has on hand is inspiration to create—feeding her serious addiction to upcycling.

Browse By Tag

  • (29)
  • (15)
  • (12)
  • (10)
  • (10)
  • (9)
  • (5)
  • (5)
  • (4)
  • (4)
  • (4)
  • (3)
  • (3)
  • (3)
  • (2)
MAY 25, 2017 | THURSDAY
DIY Lite: A Space-Saving Solution for Any Indoor Garden

While houseplants look simply lovely on a window ledge, the space available there can be fairly limiting—you might fit three small- to medium-sized pots at best. A better idea? Applying t...

MAY 3, 2017 | WEDNESDAY
DIY Lite: Make This Clever Catchall with Nothing But Rope

Available in all shapes and sizes, baskets are often the simplest way to store anything from your soap collection to office supplies—and with a touch more texture and style than transpare...

MARCH 22, 2017 | WEDNESDAY
DIY Lite: This Curtain Rod Only Costs $12 to Make

While often initially installed for privacy, window treatments do a lot to improve a space's interior design. Curtains help fill out an empty wall, make windows appear larger, and eve...

FEBRUARY 23, 2017 | THURSDAY
DIY Lite: The Easiest Way to Upholster a Headboard

Whether sleek or tufted, upholstered headboards consistently complete the look and feel of the basic bedroom. The shape and texture create a focal point at the head of the bed, while the ...

JANUARY 12, 2017 | THURSDAY
DIY Lite: An Easy Hiding Spot for Bathroom Cleaning Supplies

When you've already filled your bathroom's medicine cabinet and limited under-sink space with extra toiletries, a surplus of shampoo bottles, medicines, and makeup, you probably d...

DECEMBER 22, 2016 | THURSDAY
How To: Make Scented Candles

Sure you can stock up on a basket's worth when they go on sale at a home goods store, but scented candles actually make some of the best do-it-yourself gifts—easy to craft, extremely ...

DECEMBER 9, 2016 | FRIDAY
How To: Build a Faux Fireplace

Somehow, even if it's not operational, a fireplace is still imbues coziness in winter and architectural charm year-round. If you live in an apartment or modern abode, you may not have...

NOVEMBER 30, 2016 | WEDNESDAY
How To: Build a Kitchen Island

Sometimes, the kitchen is too small to prep a multi-course meal for friends or family. If only you had 12 square inches more counter space to chop vegetables, or an extra shelf to move th...

NOVEMBER 29, 2016 | TUESDAY
DIY Lite: Make a Stunning Serving Tray from Scrap Wood

End of the year celebrations are just around the corner, and—no matter whether your plans include hosting an intimate dinner or throwing a giant party—an extra serving tray can always com...

OCTOBER 26, 2016 | WEDNESDAY
DIY Lite: Build a Clock that Displays the Time—and Your Plants

Clocks may be less a necessity than they were in the days before cell phones remained attached to consumers' hips and high-tech wearables resurged interest in the wristwatch—but that ...