Hanging Chalkboard US Map – Playroom Wall Art Inspired by Restoration Hardware

Hanging Chalkboard US Map – Playroom Wall Art Inspired by Restoration Hardware

Happy Monday! I hope everyone had a fantastic weekend. I have one last piece of wall art to show today as part of my little guys playful learning room makeover.  As I have shared before, my goal for the wall art in this particular room was finding pieces that were not distracting and as neutral Continue reading

                  

Repurposed Brass Lighting Fixture turned Outdoor Candle Chandelier

Candlelit summer nights on the deck are pretty awesome. When we built our deck last year I envisioned a chandelier of some sort hanging from the upper deck to cast a little ambiance onto the seating area below. As I looked at a few different options I wasn't that please with the light given off by Continue reading

                  
Restoration Hardware Inspired Industrial Baskets with Fabric Liners

Restoration Hardware Inspired Industrial Baskets with Fabric Liners

One of my favorite ways to combat the organization of my little guys toys is the use of baskets and bins. They can be found in pretty much in every room of our house and I love being able to quickly clean up by simply walking around and tossing things in. I am also rather fond of the fact that they Continue reading

                  
Starburst Mirror Overload … but I couldn’t be happier!

Starburst Mirror Overload … but I couldn’t be happier!

I've mentioned my deep love for starburst mirrors before and I could not pass on the opportunity to bring them into the living room. While they have been a trend accessory for quite awhile, they are simply classics in my book and I don't think I'll ever get over them; especially with the multitude Continue reading

                  
Make a Replacement Cover for An Ikea Poang Chair

Make a Replacement Cover for An Ikea Poang Chair

As I continue on my search for the perfect chair for the living room I pulled out an oldie from storage and gave it a little update. Although the Poang may not be my first choice for this particular space, we certainly did rock them out 13 years ago when our first living room looked like an Ikea Continue reading

                  
Thrift Store Lamp Mercury ‘Mirrored’ Glass Makeover with Covered Shade

Thrift Store Lamp Mercury ‘Mirrored’ Glass Makeover with Covered Shade

I have been looking for a lamp to sit on our breakfast bar since I made my living room to-do list a few weeks ago. Honestly, it has been awhile since I have had to purchase a lamp and totally forgot just how hefty some of the price tags can actually be.This {Haley} table lamp from Crate & Barrel Continue reading

                  

Simple Fix to Make Your ‘New’ Decor Books ‘Old & Antiqued’

Decorating with books is obviously 'no new thing' as they have been made ever so popular by many of the home catalogs we adore. I love using them to simply add height to smaller items in vignettes and displays - plus they serve as good fillers too.{photo credit ~ Pottery Barn} We have seen them in Continue reading

                  
Pottery Barn Inspired Framed Christmas Ornament Advent Countdown Calendar

Pottery Barn Inspired Framed Christmas Ornament Advent Countdown Calendar

Back in the fall I began this ramped craze of making 24 handmade ornaments. Well, this little piece above was the driven force behind the madness and I am finally happy to say it's complete!{Of course in the end I didn't even end up using many of the ornaments I created, but I will be using them for Continue reading