Honeycomb tile tray makeover

Thrifty Thursday Even if you haven’t been a zest fan for a long, it’s probably easy to see that we love to host, we love hexagon honeycomb shapes, and we always love a good thrift store find. Which is why I am super excited about today’s post! Not only does it combine a lot of my favorites, but the outcome …

Wood Burned Air Plant Holder

Hey guys, Laurel here! I have a love/hate relationship with plants.… I LOVE them, but they HATE me! I have a tough time keeping plants alive, even “un-killable” ones like succulents. And even though they continue to die on me, I still buy new ones because I absolutely love the “homey” element that plants bring to any space. I decided to …

How to Install A Pendant Light with a Plywood Medallion

We love DIY.  I mean, we really LOVE DIY.  It is so empowering to tackle a project and then be like, “I did that!”  Empowering for sure, but it is also the most amazing rush of creative energy.  When you confront a problem, whether it be design oriented or logistical, it always amazes me how diverse and unique the solution …

DIY Dollar Store Mother’s Day Gift

We are all about natural beauty here at Zest.  Mix in getting crafty with Dollar Store finds and we are talking a legit Zest it Up project! When I spied these long wooden handled spa brushes for 99C, I immediately thought of Mother’s Day.  A little sprucing and crafting could easily turn them into something trendy and chic.  Ummmm.  I …