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The Best Valentine Decorations
January 21, 2002
Come be amazed on how easily you can make gorgeous Valentine decor for your home.
DIY Winter Wonderland
Decorations for After Christmas
January 10, 2020
How to Dust More Efficiently
January 9, 2002
How To Organize An Entire Room
January 5, 2002
This may take some time, depending on your schedule and your clutter. Give yourself grace to work on it a little at a time and not just get frustrated and walk away. Commit to it for the entirety of the process!
Why You Shouldn't Get Rid of Your
January 2, 2002
What is the beauty of Winter? Looking down a road and seeing evidence of one car going down a freshly snowed road. Pine trees decorated with midst and clumps of snow on there branches. A small patch of ice giving a bluish hue. Mailboxes that line your street with heels of snow on top.
CREATING A WONDERFUL NEW YEARS EVE
December 26, 2019
No matter what your plans are, there's always things to make to make it even better.
VINTAGE COLOR TINTED GLASS JARS
December 17, 2019
I love being inspired by all things VINTAGE, especially DIY’s. Not all of us are blessed with actual vintage items, so when we’re able to make things that look like there vintage - there’s no better feeling.
Farmhouse Christmas Vignettes
December 16, 2019
Your really going to love these 15 vignettes I have to share with you.
Christmas Scented Salt Dough Ornaments
December 13, 2019
Old Fashion Cinnamon Ornaments
December 10, 2019
The Best Christmas Pillows Tutorials
Decorative pillows just so happen to be one thing that your home shouldn’t be without. I know your thinking that there too expensive to have like the ones I just saw at Hobby Lobby for $50.00 with down fills. Believe it or not, you can have pillows like this for very little money to make.
Contemporary Christmas Ornaments
How to Make Cinnamon Scented Pinecones
No more not having these wonderful pine cones throughout winter!
How do you Dream of Your Home Looking This Christmas
November 27, 2019
With all kidding aside - How do you Dream of Your Home Looking This Christmas? Maybe a subtle style change, maybe you'd like to get rid of all the colors you remember as a child and just have a serene Christmas with whites and creams
Pottery Barn Inspired Galvanized Snowflakes
November 24, 2019
Because I've worked with metal in the past, I will tell you that cutting it is no easy task. However we're not going to be using metal to create these little darlings. No - no - no we're going to be using either cardboard or wood to make these.
Inspiring & Uplifting Tuesday Thrifting
October 30, 2018
Christmas is around the corner. Try a little something different this year. You know your friends, and each of your family members. Visit a local thrift store and look for things that you think they might love and refinish them to make them into pieces that they'll love even more.
Transitioning Decor From Fall to Christmas
November 15, 2019
TAKE DOWN ALL PUMPKINS AND ANY OVERTLY FALL DECOR
Getting To Know Your Style
November 17, 2019
The Best Contemporary Christmas Decor
November 9, 2019
Simple Elegant Autumn Table
November 7, 2019
November 3, 2019
If you love candles as much as I do, the whole house is lit at night. Rather than using my candle holders that I use throughout the years, I thought that we could make some for fall.
A Pink Thanksgiving
November 2, 2019
You can think of pink as being a color that's inviting when it needs to be, and quiet and soothing when it's just being it.
Parisian Chic Bedroom
October 25, 2019
Parisian Chic is one of my favorite decor styles and for several reasons.
It embarks on truly old world favorites and often times blends other styles in with it.
French Country Thrifting with Milk Glass
October 13, 2019
Milk Glass is a collectable treasure. However many, many of the times people just donate it because they don't know the worth, or maybe it's not a collectable piece. None-the-less, their trash is your treasure.
How to Grow Winter Pansies
October 5, 2019
My hearts skipping beats because I'm so excited to grow pansies this year in my garden. And I think I'll add more garden lights so I'll be able to see them even when it gets dark earlier.
Cast Off Furniture
September 26, 2019
Timeless French Country Fall Decor
September 20, 2019
Thrift Store French Country Baskets
September 10, 2019
Adding a touch of French Country Fall
to your Dining Room
August 30, 2019
Favorite French Country Finds
August 27, 2019
Coffee Table Styling
August 22, 2019
Your French Country Home
August 8, 2019
The simplicity of French living is all about the materials used.
The Best French Country Lighting
August 1, 2019
Sometimes it isn't about what's typically thought of. Other styles are just as beautiful as lone as they fit the style of your space.
5 Ways to Breath New Life into a French Country Room
July 26, 2019
Nothing as drastic as buying a new sofa, table lamps or a new rug! I’m talking about a few things you can do today to change up or add to any room that will breath fresh air into your home.
How to Create a Well Designed Room
July 19, 2019
Come see how easily you can have a WELL DESIGNED ROOM with these simple things.
A Favorite Thrift Store Find
July 16, 2019
Beautiful French Country Indoor Plants
July 11, 2019
The great thing about indoor plants is the fresh feeling they can bring when you are looking to DECORATE YOUR WHOLE HOME.
French Country Spring In Your Home
June 27, 2019
Worn and soft vintage pillow cases are always perfect this time of year with their tiny floral patterns in pastel colors. A new cotton blanket on the bed with new crisp white sheets. An additional throw in a sumptuous pastel color fabric.
Creating A Gorgeous Apartment
March 9, 2019
How to Color Rooms in a French Country Home
March 5, 2019
How to Love An Imperfect Home
March 1, 2019
Remember - it's your home and only you know when it's Imperfect. I often times think of all the ways I could improve my home with rearranging furniture, adding more decor and maybe changing some chandeliers, but you know what - every person that comes to my home loves it. They stand in hauh as they look around and that makes me happy.
Winter Decor Must Haves
January 3, 2002
Just like any other time of year, there's things that make the season that much more beautiful.
Cozy Winter Wonderland Home Decor Ideas
January 1, 2002
For January we’re starting with some Winter Decorating Ideas to Add Cozy to Your Home.
Christmas Thrift Store Frames
December 18, 2019
Here are some beautiful ways that you can use thrift store frames this year to decorate your home.
ELEGANT CHRISTMAS MANTEL
December 15, 2019
Beauty For Ashes - "I had the mantel completely styled in my head before I got started, so it was pretty easy to put together."
French Country Christmas Ornaments
December 14, 2019
An Old Fashion Christmas
December 12, 2019
Where would we be today without our fondest memories of Christmas when we were younger?
EASY WAYS TO GET INTO THE CHRISTMAS SPIRIT
December 9, 2019
I have to admit that I cringe when I see Christmas ornaments and decor out soon after summer. I suppose it gives people a chance to purchase things that they'd like to add to their existing decor, but I think we should be able to enjoy each season and holiday as it comes.
One way that I enjoy falling into a season or holiday, is by making things specifically for it. And there's so many different ideas that we can embrace for Christmas.
French Country Christmas Decor
I simply love all of the white variations with French Country decor. You simply can't go wrong with using an abundance of white. And with just a few simple additions to your home this Christmas, you too can enjoy the magic of a French Country Christmas.
Pottery Barn Inspired Snowflake Pillow
This is something that screams Pottery Barn and rightfully so because it's beautiful. We only need a couple things to make these - neutral fabric, glue, ruler, needle and thread and a water soluble marking pen.
Jolly DIY Snowmen Ornaments
I was just thrilled when I found these in Kathy's stash of Christmas decor. These are perfect for adding a little white to your Christmas tree.
The Best Farmhouse Christmas Decor
November 28, 2019
The Best Farmhouse Christmas Decor
November 28, 2019
Farmhouse style can be very bare and simple with lots of wood because this is the KEY FEATURE in Farmhouse decorating.
Growing Paper Whites
November 25, 2019
Now...I'm not going to lie in telling you that I have a green thumb, however when I saw how easy this was - I just had to share it with you my Friends!
Beautiful Christmas Cottage Decor
November 23, 2019
Cottage style is something that you can very easy have in your home with very little effort as you'll see here.
The Best Cottage Christmas Ornaments
November 14, 2019
Simple Thanksgiving Table Decor
November 12, 2019
The Best Contemporary Christmas Ornaments
November 9, 2019
Best Farmhouse Christmas Stockings
November 6, 2019
I'm sure you've had your fair-share of seeing millions of different Christmas Stockings throughout you life because each year there's something new. New fabrics being used - new decorations used - new styles, etc.
Decorating with Muted Fall Colors DIY
November 6, 2019
Day 1 of The Best Farmhouse Christmas Ornaments
November 1, 2019
Last Minute Halloween Decor
October 28, 2019
This is the week of Halloween and I'm doing a Countdown! Today's about last minute Halloween decor that's so incredibly simple!
My Halloween Decor
October 15, 2019
I've been talking about all sorts of ways for you to add a bit of Halloween magic to your home this year and realized that I forgot to mention mine.
Decorating with Natural Elements
October 8, 2019
What's the first thing you think of when you hear DECORATING WITH NATURAL ELEMENTS?
The Colors We Want in Our Homes
October 3, 2019
The leaves outdoors are shining their best in vibrant shades of yellow, red and orange as far as the eye can see. We begin to carry these colors around in our minds. We see something and think of how these fall colors would look in our homes.
Perfect French Country Dried Flowers
September 19, 2019
Non-Traditional Thanksgiving Colors
September 6, 2019
Old Chairs Used as Planters
September 3, 2019
Chairs aren't only meant to be sat on. Their life can be extended with flowers and succulents.
What to Add to Your Living Room
for the Most Drama
August 29, 2019
This was an idea I had for things we could add to our living rooms for the ultimate drama. Nothing over the top and expensive. Just the perfect element that's going to make everything else pop and come alive.
What to do with Empty Night Stands
August 23, 2019
Have you ever sat on your bed looking at your night stand? We've all done it.
Favorite French Country Bathroom Decor
August 16, 2019
It's a small space where you can make a huge impact in creating It's a small space where you can make a huge impact in creating the feel that you've dreamt about.
Updating a French Country Dining Room
August 15, 2019
There's just something about updating a space, mixing old with new creating a space that you'll love for many years to come.
Dusty French Country Pink
August 6, 2019
Just when you thought you couldn't have pink throughout your home.
Thrift Store Chair Becomes a French Beauty
July 30, 2019
This is a wonderful tutorial on refinishing dining room chairs, from applying a new finish - to recovering the upholstery.
French Country Decor Staples
July 25, 2019
A simple way of adding a bit of French Country to your home.
Elegant Dining Room - Refining an Existing Space
July 18, 2019
Have you ever been in a situation where your putting the finishing touches on one room, than your eyes begin to stray into the adjoining room and you start thinking about extending the new look into that room, as well.
How to Build a Pillow Collection
July 11, 2019
So what's a pillow COLLECTION? A stash of pillows? All of your decorative pillows in bags in one place in your home? No - no - no. A pillow collection is one that you can lavish in everyday. And with a proper pillow COLLECTION, you can change it throughout the week.
French Country Vintage Silver
July 9, 2019
I have to say this is one of my favorite topics because I adore vintage silver…especially antique silverplate! And it doesn’t have to be from France to add that wonderful Country French look to your home!
What Are The Different French Country
March 12, 2019
Did you know that French Country isn't just French Country? It has other styles associated with it.
Mixing Old and New Decor
March 6, 2019
How To Shop In Thrift Stores
March 4, 2019
Have you ever wondered what it's like shopping in a Thrift Store? don't let the term "thrift store" scare you because I'm here to tell you that spending money wisely in decorating your home can have huge payoffs.
How To Layer Decor Like A Pro
March 3, 2019
Taking either multiple pieces and gathering them together, or taking one of your favorite pieces of decor and grouping it with other similar pieces.