If you've been reading my Christmas posts over the last couple of weeks, you've probably heard me say that I'm not a big fan of traditional festive colours. But that doesn't mean I don't like decorating for the holidays. Far from it in fact - it just means I try to think outside the box when it comes to the colours I use. And after scouting around online it seems I'm not the only one! Read on to see my favourite alternative colour schemes for Christmas.
While I love the leafy look as much the next person, a lot of the prettiest Christmas wreaths don't have a shred of green in sight. Surprised? I was - before I found these clever projects that is. Read on to see some of my favourite alternatives to the traditional evergreen wreath.
I always have food on the brain. And that really hasn't changed now that I'm decorating for the holidays. I'm breaking out the tree this weekend and thought it should probably be covered in all of my favorite foods. Here are 15 of the cutest and most delicious treat-inspired ornaments & garlands for the tree this year!
Once Thanksgiving has passed, winter starts to feel like a reality... which means that it might be time to switch out some decorations outside. Here are ten of our favorite front porch ideas - some with a holiday feel, some without.
Of all the decorative elements that come with the holiday season, tablescapes are my favourite to get creative with. There's so many details that are perfect to DIY, like the centrepieces, place mats, table runner, place cards... the list goes on! I've been intending to make some napkin rings for my place settings this holidays so I've gathered a few together as inspiration - click through for the full list.
Just in case you haven't seen the Target commercials, plaid is in. I don't really believe it ever went out of style but it definitely is taking center stage lately. Here are some fun ways pops of plaid can be added into your home and decor.
I don't know about you, but the holidays bring out my desire to snuggle up and just be with my family. Maybe it is because of the busy nature of the season, but I long to cozy up with my hot cocoa and escape. Here are 10 modern rustic cabins that make you want to live life in the woods...for good.
We are a family who loves sports so it doesn't surprise me when my son wants to add in his "fan gear" to his bedroom. I want my kiddo to have things in his room that inspires him, and being a "fan" of something is also something I want my kiddo to experience. Here are ten bedrooms that incorporate sports decor yet the basic elements are timeless and grounded in style.
The change of seasons from summer to fall is a fun time to decorate, but it can be easy to go overboard. So for those of you who prefer a subtle, contemporary autumn look, we have ten rooms to inspire you.
Now, don't get me wrong, I LOVE pumpkins on the porch. I do! But today, I felt like sharing ten of my favorite ideas for using pumpkins in other ways during the fall season. They're too pretty to be limited to just your front door!
While I've never been a fan of Halloween, I've always loved the Mexican holiday of Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) that takes place from October 31st to November 2nd.
Having grown up thinking of death as a very sombre occasion, I find myself drawn to the beautifully joyous way the deceased are honoured in at this time of year in celebrations full of colour, vibrancy and positivity.
If you're planning to decorate your house for Día de los Muertos, click through for some of my favourite Day of the Dead DIYs.
For some people spooky only happens at Halloween and for others its art. Here are some decor and interiors that make "spooky" and "quirky" stylish.
I have to admit that Halloween isn't my favourite holiday - I'm not a big fan of blood, skulls or any of the any of the other motifs that generally come out to play when this time of year rolls around.
But lately I've been spotting plenty of Halloween projects that I'd be more than happy to decorate my home in; ones that are still full of Halloween fun but don't have cobwebs or severed limbs anywhere in sight! Click through to see my favourites...
When autumn rolls around, there's nothing I like better than getting out all my chunky knits and soft woollen blankets in preparation for the cooler days ahead. But why stop there when you can add that snug feel to your home as well? Click through for 12 super cosy textile projects for fall and winter.
Autumn is here! I may have been waiting 9 months to say those words. I love all the leafy decor that shows up in and around homes during this season. I've scoured the web for 13 of the best leafy projects you can do yourself!
In a design world where all white interiors are the trend, these dark and moody interiors stand out as unique. If you are feeling moody lately check out these stylish dark interiors.
I love vintage furniture but it can be expensive unless you know where to look. In the search of items for my home, I am more likely to stop at an estate sale than a garage sale or thrift store. I have found the "finds" at an estate sale to be more consistent. If you are wanting to find some interesting decor and stylish vintage pieces make a stop at a local estate sale. Here are 10 common things you will more than likely find there.
I love the natural look of wood in the home. Wooden furniture, wooden decor, wooden kitchen gadgets, and more! It's all so pretty! However, true wood can be a bit costly. Here are 15 projects that give the look of wood (thanks, veneer!), won't break the bank, and are beautiful to boot!
Grid patterns are so on-trend lately and for good reason - they're sleek and sophisticated, they go with pretty much everything you might already have in your interior decorating arsenal, and best of all, they're easy to DIY! Click through to see my favourite picks that you can buy or make to pattern up your home.
Interior design trends can be overwhelming because they seem to be constantly changing and are often labeled as too expensive. Today I want to share with you 10 interior design trends that I believe will not only be around for a while, but are also surprisingly affordable.