DIY Industrial Copper Pipe Laundry Hamper

I am definitely one of those weirdos who loves to tinker with at least one project every weekend.  I would not exactly label myself as a “weekend warrior” who conquers huge “renos” in all her spare time, but I do like the bite-sized projects that make little statements around my home.  Do not get me wrong, sometimes there is a …

Upcycled Office Lamp

This project was literally born out of seeing a super cool metal-tripod-thingy at my local Restore. I am not really positive as to what it’s first life was comprised of, but I knew that it would make a super cool base for a new creation. For $15, I snatched it up and started dreaming about table and planter designs. There …

Industrial Styled Air Plant Living Wall

It seems like we have been slowing down here at Zest, right?  I mean, last week we inadvertently took multiple days off.  At least that is what it seems like when you look at the blog.  My favorite was getting an email from my mom, alerting me that something must be wrong with the blog.  Apparently, she gets a once a week …

DIY Industrial Chic Lighting

Ahhhhh, nothing much….just busting out some office renovations in between events.  We thought you might like this little creation we dreamed up after going on a shopping spree to Ikea.  I don’t know if you remember the glory days of our new office space when we moved in… Pretty darn sexy fluorescents, right??  Hahaha, we knew we wanted a change, …

DIY Live Edge Coffee Table with Hairpin Legs

Field trip!!!!  Yep, yep, Sam and I are super excited to share with you about a little secret right in the heart of downtown Santa Margarita.  As downtown is merely a few blocks down one street, it is not hard to find…but so many locals have no clue that this magical place exists.  Ok, perhaps I am waxing poetic, but …