February 10, 2016

DIY * How To Paint Wood Floors Like A Pro

naked cake
I've been baking today, taking a little break from working on my home office renovation duties. So what does this naked cake have to do with painting a wood floor anyway? In all of the rooms that I have decorated or restyled...

February 8, 2016

5 Romantic Floral Styling Ideas - With What You Have

trophy cups with flowers
It's definitely possible to create a romantic Valentine's Day vignette on a shelf or mantel without being too mushy and over the top. Today I have 5 ideas for you, using what you might already have on hand and a little bit of ingenuity to change the looks shown here to your own...

February 6, 2016

Share It One More Time Link Party #19

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This past week I was only able to get to blogging one time, since I'm starting on a complete reno of my office with this French desk and chair serving as my design muse. Of course I'll be sharing more later on, and I'm looking forward to...

February 5, 2016

Tufted Headboard Talk

tufted headboards

Today I'm talking beds and one of the questions that I am most asked around here...

February 1, 2016

A Fork In The Road

February calendar page
It's February and I have a sneaking suspicion that this year will fly by just as the previous year has done. In this rushing by new year I have been doing a lot of soul searching as to my creative path. I've been reinventing and changing directions and I find that running a website 24/7 has gone to the back burner of my priority list...

January 30, 2016

Share It One More Time Link Party # 18

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January 27, 2016

DIY- Valentines Day Floral Heart Wreath

floral wreath valentines day
A 15 minute project is always something that seems to work it's way into my schedule and this one is pretty for Valentine's Day (& beyond) and a great way to add color to a wall...

January 25, 2016

White Ironstone Tureen

white ironstone tureen with flowers
As you may know, I have had a lifelong love affair with flowers. I'm not a trained florist nor do I have a green thumb, and honestly most flowers don't grow well here where I live because it's too scorching hot and humid most of the time. But I do love them and make them part of my weekly grocery run, skimping on other things perhaps a little or buying what's on sale. Like most of you I do work with a budget too. So when I found something for $1 this weekend...