Guaranteed Rainbow in an Umbrella

Guaranteed Rainbow in an Umbrella

Rainbow in an Umbrella A bright color palette is cheerful. A rainbow in an umbrella is also cheerful and a cute play on “words?” I like having neutral walls and furniture so that my art can be the focal point. Here’s a look at using vibrant colors on...
A Cozy Cottage Style Guest Room

A Cozy Cottage Style Guest Room

Day 18 of 31 Days of Decorating Tabletops: A Cozy Cottage Style Guest Room My house has multiple personalities. I think they call that “eclectic.” I love so many looks and don’t have enough rooms in my humble abode to have them all. (That’s one...
Guest Room Inspired by an Orchid

Guest Room Inspired by an Orchid

Day 17 of 31 Days of Tabletop Decorating: Guest Room Inspired by an Orchid I can’t grow orchids. I love them and have tried a couple of times to nurture one to grow.  Both times it slowly dropped its petals and eventually became nothing but a long curved...
Using Contrast in Our Decor

Using Contrast in Our Decor

Day 15 of 31 Days of Decorating Tabletops: Using Contrast in our Decor. Please pin this for later. If white is the absence of color and black is the absence of light, then shadow is the contrast between the two. A shadow is born when a source of light is blocked. You...
Creating a Cozy Reading Nook on a Small Porch

Creating a Cozy Reading Nook on a Small Porch

Day 14 of 31 Days of Decorating Tabletops- Creating a Cozy Reading Nook on a Small Porch I heard a joke once that funeral homes put out a wet and slippery welcome mat to drum up business. Well, it did make me laugh when I heard it, but our welcome mat is truly meant...
How to Decorate a Bookcase

How to Decorate a Bookcase

Day 13 of 31 Days of Tabletop Decorating – How to Decorate a Bookcase We have a classic living room. Hickory hardwood floors, ceiling fan, built-in cabinets and bookcases with a gas fireplace and gas logs. The room is open concept and I’m in the process of...