{Dreamy} Charming Cottage Dining Room

Charity Buchika of Elan Interiors

Charity Buchika of Elan Interiors

Chriaty Buchika of Elan Interiors

I want this room in my house.

Sigh, I die. The attention to detail, the colors, the wallpaper (!), the cottage charm. I adore it all.

Interior designer Charity Swanson Buchika of Elan Interior Design
Wallpaper Lacarno from Harlequin
Photographed by Alice G Patterson.
See more projects by Charity here and her blog here!

Seize the Whims: Random Act of Hanging Plates

white plates on dining room wall

FAQ: How do you hang plates on a wall? A: With regular plate hangers you can buy at home improvement stores. FAQ: And how do you hang them like that, how do you plan it out and measure the distances or do you use a template? A: Well....it's … ** Read more **

Fall Takeaway: 5 Designer Secrets for {another} Cozy Dining Room


Dining Room Design Caitlin Creer  Millhaven Homes & Alice Lane Home Collection Photography Hiyapapaya This time of year I start thinking a lot more about my dining room and how to make it prettier and more welcoming for our family and guests. I … ** Read more **

Decorating with Blue: Dining Room Inspiration

dining room with blue painted chairs

Decorating with Blue {Dining Room} 1. Shannon Gale for BHG 2. Home of Heather Nette King via The Design Files 3. Ikea Blog 4. Ann Rae's House from the February 2013 issue of BHG via Centsational Girl 5 & 6. Ashley Whittaker Design 7. The … ** Read more **

Silver & Gold Holiday Table

silver mercury glass gold holiday decor

Our dining table has always been one of the more seasonally decorated places in our home. Yet, even though I love decorating our table for the holidays, I take a more subtle nod to the seasons approach. I'm not really one of those extreme "toss all … ** Read more **

Fall Nesting {Around The Table}

ideas for decorating fall tables

Table Decorating Ideas for Fall Fall is definitely in the air around here and I'm staring to picture a fall dining room filled with good friends, tasty food and pretty table settings. It's an important part of fall nesting, creating a special place … ** Read more **