Asking Guests To Remove Their Shoes – What do you think?

Asking Guests To Remove Their Shoes – What do you think?

Growing up our shoes came off at the front door of our home and any other home we happen to visit - no questions asked. It was just something we did and over time became accustom to. Still, til this day, it's a habit I personally follow no matter whose home I may be in - but especially in my own. {Source: Samantha Johnson Interior Design} While some people have a no shoes policy, others take great offense being asked to remove their shoes in other peoples homes. I never insist that anyone visiting my home must take off their shoes - though Continue reading

Stenciled Trellis Design Closet – {Using Tone on Tone Mythic® Paints}

Stenciled Trellis Design Closet – {Using Tone on Tone Mythic® Paints}

After building the shelves for the entry way closet {found here}, the entire thing was in desperate need of a new paint job. I have tried to spruce up this boring closet before however this time I wanted to add a little extra pizzazz to this space. {I know it's just a closet but I actually open it up and look at it each day when I leave or enter the house - It deserves to be pretty too!} As a continued effort to make my house paint a little safer, I used the trusty Mythic® Brand - Mythic® Paint is a true non-toxic, ultra low odor paint Continue reading

Small Entryway and Foyer Ideas & Inspiration

Small Entryway and Foyer Ideas & Inspiration

Last weeks inspiration post was all about mudrooms and entryway ideas that require quite a bit of space to pull off. While not all homes are donned with a large foyer, there are still several ways to create a beautiful entryway utilizing the space you have. {Source: Elle Decor} {Source: Country Living} {Source: Elle Decor} {Source: Southern Living} {Source: Pottery Barn}Tivoli Console Table {Source: Pottery Barn}Hyde Turned-Leg Console Table {Source: Living Etc}   {Source: Pottery Barn}Bailey Console Table {Source: Continue reading

Entryway & Mudroom Inspiration & Ideas {Coat Closets, DIY Built Ins, Benches, Shelves and Storage Solutions}

Entryway & Mudroom Inspiration & Ideas {Coat Closets, DIY Built Ins, Benches, Shelves and Storage Solutions}

Sprucing up the entryway is definitely one thing on this years to-do that I am actually looking forward to tackling. Typically it's the first thing you see when you enter your home and the last thing you see when leaving - and probably one of the easiest spaces to makeover. Whether you have a dedicated mudroom, small coat closet or just a little open space, this weeks inspiration post contains ideas to creative storage solutions to help get your entryway in check. {Coat Closets} {Source: Martha Stewart} {Source: California Continue reading