is your broke-ness giving you a case of the sads? dry up, because D-I-Y is looking less and less shabby these days. thanks to the internets and sharp creativity, you don't even need mad cash to make your pad super fancy. here are tutorials for two extremely clever at-home projects that are guaranteed to impress your friends and make all your wildest dreams come true:
ultra sick john robshaw-ish block-print rug, via apartment therapy, found over at april and may.
swank dorothy draper nightstand knock-offs, via marcus design, found over at little green notebook.