Timi Paccioretti

Hello! I am an avid DIYer and Chalk Couture designer living in Connecticut. I love teaching busy women how to confidently create beautiful, high-end DIY home decor and gifts, simply and affordably. When I am not creating some fun DIY home decor, you can find me playing with my labs and enjoying the outdoors.


Get DIY tips & project ideas

Welcome to Create with Timi! I am so happy you’re here! I am so excited to share some easy and affordable DIY tips and project ideas with you. I hope my ideas will inspire you to take some time out of your busy day to do something fun and creative!

If you’re new around here, be sure to start with my free Color Guide to help you know just the right colors to use to create perfect DIY projects.

Latest DIY Project Ideas

How to create a stunning embroidery hoop wreath in less than 30 minutes

How would you like to create this beautiful faux embroidery hoop wreath, embellished with some felt flowers and greens without even breaking a sweat? Well, stay tuned then, because I’m going to share how easy it is using Chalk Couture’s latest ChalkMade kit. When it comes to creating beautiful DIY home decor, ChalkCouture makes it […]

How to create your own DIY decorative wood houses without power tools

Do you love dressing up your home with some adorable DIY home decor? How would you like to create your own DIY decorative wood houses without ever having to pick up a power tool?? I am seeing these adorable little wood houses everywhere! I really wanted to add a set to my home, but I […]

DIY Honeycomb kitchen towel

3 fun ways to create a buzz with bee-themed DIY project ideas

Are you looking for some fun DIY bee decor projects to create this spring? Then check out these 3 adorable ideas! Even though real-life bees aren’t my friends after getting stung five times at once last summer, I do love to decorate with them! I love how bee-themed items can be incorporated into all sorts […]