Puttering {Spring Coffee Table}

simple spring coffee table styling

I've been puttering again! It's like creative therapy, it relaxes me. I like to mix things up around the house, rearranging the accessories, pairing old and new and texture and gloss for a tablescape. I got a new coffee table a few weeks ago (from … ** Read more **

{Love this look!} Exposed Wood Ceiling Beams

Traditional Kitchen design by Boston Kitchen And Bath Venegas and Company D o you love the look of exposed wood beams in a room? I sure do! The living rooms in two of our old houses had old beams on the ceiling and I REALLY miss that architectural … ** Read more **

{Decorating} Mixing and Layering Patterns and Colors

colorful bedroom

Colorful bedroom via BHG Do you like the look of layered patterns in a room? When it is done well, I think mixed patterns can give a room a special warmth and unique personality you just can't get with a more subtle or "play it safe" scheme of … ** Read more **

Gather: Modern Throw Pillows

Decorating-With-Modern-Patterned-Throw-Pillows

Modern Throw Pillows 1. You Are My Sunshine Pillow 2. Keyhole Pillow 3. Kiva Ash Pillow 4. Trendy Embroidered Arrows Pillow 5. Dotted Trellis Modern Charcoal Pillow  * * * * GATHER features lovely inspiration put together by Courtney Michaels, a … ** Read more **

New Mirror in the Kitchen {Round Mirror Obsession}

round rustic wood mirror

I love round mirrors. Maybe it is because so many things in a house are typically square or rectangle. A little bit of roundness softens things up and gives a room more interest. I recently added this huge quirky and fun round wood ship portal style … ** Read more **

Style Tips: Thrift Store Character

thrift store wire crate

If there is one thing you can do to make a house a home, other than be surrounded by family and precious memories, it's to add unexpected character to show some personal style.  Having all the basic furniture and expected accessories, like chairs and … ** Read more **