2013 Year In Review and My Top Posts

I can’t believe this year is already coming to an end!  I want to share my 2013 Year In Review and My Top Posts with you!

Dio Home Improvements 2013 Year In Review

Let’s start with the top posts on the site for 2013!

 

DIY Plumbers Pipe Bench

Plumbers Pipe BenchThis bench was so easy to make.  I love easy!  I love the industrial look of it too!

DIY Twine Clock

DIY Twine Wall ClockI made this clock after repainting my kitchen, the old clock didn’t match anymore!

Gold Painted Leaves

DIY Gold Painted LeavesFree fall art project!  This project was fast and free can’t beat that!

 

Painting Appliances

DIY Painting an Appliance

Absolutely loved this project and drove my neighbors nuts asking if I could paint their appliances after I did mine!

Board & Batten in two different styles!

DIY Board & Batten in two different styles! As most of you know I LOVE molding, addicted to it!  At this point there is only two rooms left in my house that is free of wall molding…For now!

Moments that wowed me in 2013!

Becoming a contributing blogger at Bob Vila.com

Bob Vila Contributor

Being included in BuildDirects 100 Great Home Bloggers to Follow on Twitter

BuildDirect  Bloggers To Follow

Being asked to Curate a board for HomeTalk

hometalk diy christmas ornamentsI am truly honored to have been a part of these three things!

2013 has been an amazing year, but the two things I am most grateful for are all of you, my readers and all the new friends I have made in blogland this year.  I am truly grateful for having you all in my life.  I hope 2013 has been a memorable and wonderful year for you and I wish you all a beautiful and awe inspiring 2014!

Stay tuned in 2014 for some awesome projects including a couple of new room reveals and something Huge I have in the works right now, it was the best Christmas gift I have ever gotten we will be announcing this very soon so check back!  Until then swing by my fellow bloggers and check out their year in review too!!

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Sunday December 29th:

AT HOME WITH THE BARKERS

SNAZZY LITTLE THINGS

PETTICOAT JUNKTION

SWEET PEA

JUST PAINT IT

Monday December 30th:

DIO HOME IMPROVEMENTS

MOMMY IS COOCOO

JUST A GIRL AND HER BLOG

RAPPSODY IN ROOMS

INSPIRATION FOR MOMS

Tuesday December 31st:

GIRL IN THE GARAGE

ARTSY CHICKS RULE

WHAT MEEGAN MAKES

COUNTRY DESIGN STYLE

CONFESSIONS OF A SERIAL DO-IT-YOURSELFER

SIMPLY FRESH VINTAGE

Frugality Gal

Curb Alert

xoxo – Dria

22 comments for “2013 Year In Review and My Top Posts

  1. January 3, 2014 at 3:10 pm

    Yeay, I’m so happy you had an awesome year! You did a lot of awesome projects and you definitely had some accomplishments you should be proud of. 🙂 Here’s to a fabulous 2014- I’m glad we’re blogging buddies!

    • Dria
      January 3, 2014 at 3:53 pm

      Aww Thank you so much Jen! I can’t wait to see what we both accomplish this year 🙂

  2. December 31, 2013 at 11:29 am

    They’re all great Dria! I love the pipe bench though!! That’s a favorite! (and I know I’ve said it before but I just love your home!)
    Happy New Year to you friend!
    xo
    Nancy

    • Dria
      December 31, 2013 at 1:39 pm

      aww Thank you Nancy! Happy New Year to you too 🙂

  3. December 31, 2013 at 7:19 am

    Dria, it was so much fun to revisit all of your wonderful projects from the year – there’s no way I can pick a favorite, so they will ALL be my favorite! 🙂 Thanks so much for sharing – wishing you a happy and wonderful 2014!

    • Dria
      December 31, 2013 at 7:23 am

      Aww thank you so much Cindy! Happy New Year my friend 🙂

  4. December 30, 2013 at 11:16 pm

    You really have had an amazing year!It’s well deserved, you are very creative! That clock is so clever! It may be tough to beat this year with all of your success, but I’m sure you’ll pull it off. Wishing you continued success in the new year! XO

    • Dria
      December 31, 2013 at 7:24 am

      Thank you so much Christy!! I can’t wait to see what 2014 brings for all of us 🙂 Happy New Year!!

  5. December 30, 2013 at 7:42 pm

    You’ve had a spectacular blogging year with so many great projects! I look forward to what you have in store for us in 2014.

    • Dria
      December 30, 2013 at 7:42 pm

      Aww Thanks Paula! I can’t wait to see what 2014 brings to us all 🙂

  6. December 30, 2013 at 12:16 pm

    What a beautiful year it has been for you Dria! My fave has got to be your plumbing pipe bench! Love love love your ideas and creativity.

    • Dria
      December 30, 2013 at 4:31 pm

      Thank you so much Meegan! The bench is my #1 favorite project from 2013 too!

  7. December 30, 2013 at 10:26 am

    Dria, I love all your projects. My top fav is the molding you’ve adding around your home and somehow I’ve miss the gold painted leaves before. Stunning! ~Jeanette

    • Dria
      December 30, 2013 at 4:31 pm

      Thank you so much Jeanette, I certainly am addicted to molding!!

  8. December 30, 2013 at 9:44 am

    Love all the projects Dria, but the gold leaves are my favorite. Congratulations on the Build Direct honor! Happy New Year!

    • Dria
      December 30, 2013 at 4:31 pm

      Thank you so much Kathy, those leaves are one of my favorites too, Happy New Year!

  9. December 30, 2013 at 9:28 am

    What a great year you’ve had, Dria! Congrats on all you’ve accomplished! I look forward to seeing what’s in store for 2014!

    ~Abby =)

    • Dria
      December 30, 2013 at 4:30 pm

      Thank you so much Abby I can’t wait to see what 2014 brings for all of us too!

  10. December 30, 2013 at 8:16 am

    So many great projects Dria! I love the bench! Congrats on some great moments as a blogger!
    Have a great week! ~Sonya

    • Dria
      December 30, 2013 at 8:19 am

      Thank you so much Sonya! Happy New Year!!

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