Harvest some creative ideas for fall and beyond from some of these craft, home-decor and lifestyle pros:

  • www.Repurposely.com: Alameda artist Nicky Tobin reuses ordinary objects to create new and useful masterpieces for the home. Check out her "tablecloth" table topper.

  • www.Brit.co: Brit + Co. -- the online DIY community and e-commerce site based in San Francisco -- offers great ideas such as colorful, flavored ice cubes with the addition of cinnamon sticks, pumpkin spices and orange zest to pop into a cup of tea or cider.

  • www.DamaskLove.com: Craft designer Amber Kemp-Gerstel will be updating her site for fall, but in the meantime it's full of fun year-round tips such as organizing stationery and decoupage items.