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Managing Editor - H. Camille Smith

Camille is a managing editor for HGTV.com, fine artist and antique furniture devotee. As a former interior designer and Nickelodeon animator, she has a real passion for balanced, beautiful interiors with a touch of whimsy and punch of color. Camille shares a mid-century cottage with two exceptionally pampered pooches and rooms filled with vintage finds.

Welcome Spring With a DIY Bird's Nest

Bring spring indoors with an easy-to-craft decorative bird's nest you can whip up while watching your favorite show. Fill the realistic-looking nest with painted robin's eggs, dyed eggs or Easter candy. Get crafting with our step-by-step instructions.

Photo By: H. Camille Smith

How to Make Distressed Leather-Wrapped Books

Make brand new books look like old leather-bound tomes by covering them in a removable leather jacket that you've distressed and antiqued. They'll add a timeworn touch to your bookcase and make great handmade gifts for literary friends.

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Vintage-Inspired Spring Tablesetting

Break out the hand-me-down dishes to stylishly set the table with your favorite mix-and-match pieces and glassware. Add color with an abundance of spring blooms plucked from the backyard.

Holiday Garland With Holly and Pinecones

Repurpose an old weathered board or piece of molding as a rustic backdrop to a live holiday swag or garland. Just tack evergreen and holly branches to the board then wire on a few glittered pinecones and a ribbon in the center.

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DIY Leather Flower Clip

With just a little creativity, you can turn a scrap piece of leather into a fashion-forward pin or hair clip that makes a sweet handmade gift you can give any time of year. Get crafting with our step-by-step instructions.

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Easy-to-Craft Greek Key Lampshade

Turn an old trashed drum-style lampshade into a trendy treasure by simply adding Greek key upholstery tape trim.

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Photo By: H. Camille Smith

Vintage-Inspired Spring Tablesetting

Break out the hand-me-down dishes to stylishly set the table with your favorite mix-and-match pieces and glassware. Add color with an abundance of spring blooms plucked from the backyard.

Welcome Spring With a DIY Bird's Nest

Bring spring indoors with an easy-to-craft decorative bird's nest you can whip up while watching your favorite show. Fill the realistic-looking nest with painted robin's eggs, dyed eggs or Easter candy. Get crafting with our step-by-step instructions.

Photo By: H. Camille Smith

Toy Soldier Wreath

Boys and dads alike will love the idea of repurposing toy soldiers into a masculine, playful wreath. Just hot glue the toys directly to a wire wreath base, alternating the soldiers' colors and positions as you attach them.

From: Brian Patrick Flynn and H. Camille Smith

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