Weekly Reads, August 7th

This week started with a bang as we celebrated National Watermelon Day, then followed it up Wednesday with International Beer Day. And this weekend, we’re celebrating International Cat Day. Whether you’re a cat fan or not, we hope your weekend is better than you dreamed it to be.


From around the web

Don’t be fooled—summer’s not over yet!


A DIY for those of us that still send snail mail.


Is there anything better than a cheeseboard appetizer?


A clever way to hang a candelabra.


Go mental over metal at home.


Lampshades of the graphic design variety.


This week on Surround Yourself

Adorable watermelon DIYs to try.


A guide for choosing photos for enlargements.


Recipes made better by your favorite brew.


Art for the feline fanatic in your life.


Have a wonderful weekend!