Drop Cloth Armchair Slipcover

Armchair Slipcover

So excited to share with you, the armchair slipcover I finished this weekend. It's been awhile since I've applied my sewing skills. After setting up my old sewing machine, I had to pause. How do I refill the bobbin? I'm really much better at painting. Below are before and after photos of an armchair that belonged to my grandparents. … Continue reading Armchair Slipcover

Mixing Patterns And Fabrics

Mixing Patters

I would never say, that I’m a pro at mixing patterns in decor. That’s why I love shopping at stores such as Pottery Barn. Their designers make someone like me, look like I know what I’m doing. My plan for the weekend, was to make throw pillows to coordinate with the new paisley patterned quilt and … Continue reading Mixing Patters

How to make and style a coffee table tray

How To Make And Style A Coffee Table Tray

  Styling  a tray is a fun challenge for me. I have several trays in-use around the house, but not in the family room. I needed an oversized tray for the long coffee table, and decided a crate would do the job. Today I’m sharing with you, how to make and style a coffee table … Continue reading How To Make And Style A Coffee Table Tray

Free Printable! Spring chick watercolor.

Spring Watercolors and Free Printables

Just in time for the first day of spring, I have two free watercolor printables just for you. I've been experimenting with watercolors more and more. I'm having fun discovering colors, brush techniques and developing my sence of style. This is the first time I've been brave enough to share my art work, so I hope you will like … Continue reading Spring Watercolors and Free Printables

Bar Stools With A New Finish

Bar Stools With A New Finish

When decorating a room, it can be a challenge to find the right balance with paint colors, fabrics, and accessories. Updating our bar stools with a new finish, is a good example of how I'm creating that balance in our decor.     One of my favorite purchases from Crate and Barrel over the years, have been these bar … Continue reading Bar Stools With A New Finish

Decorating with winter whites and neutrals.

Winter Whites And Neutrals

This year I’m enjoying the feeling of being enveloped by winter whites and neutrals more than usual. It must be the new fresh paint from the kitchen radiating positive vibes to the adjoining areas. Hey, if it works, you just have to run with it.     In my favorite chair by the fireplace, I switched out the plaid pillow … Continue reading Winter Whites And Neutrals