Valentine's Day is fast approaching. I teamed up with some of my favorite bloggers to bring you some table setting inspiration.I am definitely not the type that goes out to buy all new decor for each holiday. Usually when I am tying to come up with a seasonal table setting or vignette, I look around the house to see what I already have that can work with my design idea, or can be repurposed in some way to make it fit.Valentine's day is no exception.There is nothing I had to buy for
I love to fill our farmhouse with pretty neutrals like striped linen, wicker, ruffles, glass and weathered wood.I collected these budget friendly items from all over the web, over several weeks, to bring you my top picks. I think they are all perfect for a neutral farmhouse style home. *Please note that some of these items were on sale at the time of writing this post and could be above $30 when you read this. First up if this ruffle stone washed throw I
I guess it is kind of hard to think about spring right now, when we are smack dab in the dead of winter.But, right or wrong, that is exactly where my mind is! I guess I can blame it on being a DIY blogger and needing to have my home all spring ready by early March. But, let's be real, I am always dreaming of the longer, warmer days of spring waaay before I actually should.In my spring fever, i was browsing the Target website for some simple items that could most certainly freshen up
Decorating mistakes are going to happen. Hopefully, by sharing some of the ones I have made in my home over the past eight years, will help you avoid making them too.1. Rushing Into It Without a VisionWe bought our house pre-Pinterest. Actually we didn't even have internet or smart phones in the house for the first couple of years. Although I have always loved designing and creating things, I had never actually thought through the kind of look I wanted in my home.I didn't think
My husband and his grandpa built our farmhouse table from the ever popular Ana White farmhouse table plans four years ago. We just love our big, sturdy table and will cherish it forever. I have experimented a little with lighting over the years, and rounded up a few of my favorites from the web. 1. 6 Light Pendant Chandelier I know they're trendy, but I love the industrial and minimalist feel of the Edison bulbs with the cords exposed.