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...
How to Create Balance with Highs and Lows

How to Create Balance with Highs and Lows

Day 11 of 31 Days of Decorating Tabletops: How to Create Balance with Highs and Lows In the beginning of the movie, Grease, Sandy is a sweet and shy girl that’s “too pure to be pink.” By the end of the movie, she struts through a funhouse in heels...
How to Decorate a Cocktail Bar for Fall

How to Decorate a Cocktail Bar for Fall

Day 10 of 31 Days of Tabletop Decorating:  How to Decorate a Cocktail Bar for Fall Nothing says Fall quite like a piece of apple pie with vanilla ice cream and caramel sauce. Unless, you add a jigger of rum and blend it all in the blender.  Dessert and cocktails all...