October 26, 2016

20 Beautiful DIY Coffee Mug Projects

Beautiful tablesetting with copper

I'm back from High Point Market and have so much to share with you on the blog over the next few weeks! I saw a bit of everything there in my short stay with the Design Bloggers Tour from great furniture to accessories and even a small showroom tour with royalty. But today...I'm thinking HOLIDAYS from THANKSGIVING to CHRISTMAS and as one approaches the other isn't far off.

A sneak peek of a TABLESETTING post coming your way TOMORROW and I'll be linking up to a great group of friends to check out too:-)

October 24, 2016

Seasonal Tablescaping with Designthusiasm

Happy Monday friends! I'm still up at High Point Market working, and my good friend Lory from Designthusiasm is taking over my blog today with a guest post. Enjoy and I'll be reporting to you from Instagram, Facebook and Twitter today...so I hope that you check in!

October 22, 2016

5 Fall Decorating Posts To Inspire

It's definitely still fall, and we are actually supposed to get some cooler weather this weekend here in Miami where I live. I'm headed to Highpoint market today, to bring you lots of inspiration from the High Point Market where I'll be Instagraming, Facebooking and Tweeting...so check out those links to see what I have to share! I might actually get to wear a sweater... and boots :-)

October 20, 2016

Decorating With Flea Market Finds

living room decorated with flea market finds

I'm just one of those designers and decorators who loves a good bit of vintage mixed into every room. It doesn't need to be a mumbo jumbo cluttered up mess, but I adore pieces with patina and when I find something that speaks my language I'll find a way to mix it in. I've been in the process of...

October 19, 2016

Christmas In A Magazine and 20 Gorgeous DIY Christmas Ornaments To Make NOW

janet coon shabbyfufublog.com christmas home

In the land of blogging and designing and even home decorating for the seasons, we often think ahead and do some planning and pinning! Although I'm going to be sharing and joining in with some favorite bloggers over the next few weeks to talk about Thanksgiving...today I'm thinking Christmas. I just got off the phone with our daughter who lives out of town and we were discussing that it's time to buy those airline tickets and it's really going to come along quickly that we will be mixing and mingling with guests and friends! Along the vein of Christmas, I thought that I would share some news today and one of my round ups that will get you going on some projects to do ahead NOW. There are 20 projects in this post for creating beautiful Christmas ornaments, but first...

October 18, 2016

How To Make Delicious Flavored Butter

Herb compound butter
I love butter and use it in my cooking and will make no excuses for loving the real deal. When I sauté vegetables, which is almost every single night...I combine olive oil with butter because my palette can really taste the difference that a bit of butter makes! Today I'm sharing some of my favorite ways to flavor your store bought butter if you want to add some kick to it.