Monday, January 26, 2015

Styling A Romantic Living Room For Valentine's Day


I think that most of us have styles that are constantly changing and evolving over the years, whether we follow trends or perhaps grow and mature as life unfolds. When I look back at photos of previous styling on my own blog, and even further back in our family photo albums I am well aware of the fact that I crave a more simple life and my the way that my home looks now reflects it...

Most of the time...
Our living room has a lot of white and not much in the way of anything permanent on the walls or displayed. I have been fortunate to sell items over the years in my business, and most of what you see in the vignettes on my blog is kept tucked away for changing looks out seasonally...

That being said, I still do love a touch of pink, a girly frill and the month of February is the perfect time to add those elements with Valentine's Day (and my own birthday:~) being celebrated all month long...

Sunday, January 18, 2015

What To Have In Your Home...Beauty

You've probably heard this quote before "Have nothing in your houses that you do not know to be useful or believe to be beautiful"...William Morris. Although the esteemed late designer's quote is circa 1800's...

Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Pillow Talk...Mixing and Matching Your Pillows

Get ready for some pillow talk on the blog today, but in a totally innocent non- bed head sorta way:~))
It's impossible to have...

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

A Myth About White...In Decorating

Call it a myth or perhaps just a fear of the unknown of the joys of white in decor! For years now I've been reading comments on the Shabbyfufu Facebook page whenever I post a photo 

Monday, January 12, 2015

A Touch Of Toile In The Dining Room

Sometimes you just need a piece of fabric to inspire a home styling update, and since I'm on the organizing task here I found my muse today while going through some bins. A simple vintage piece and a color that I have always loved...