December 16th, 2009 |
Have you ever heard of “welcome lights?” A fairly new concept to me, but my husband’s grandmother explained to me that the candlestick lights that people place in their windows at night (predominantly during the Holiday season) are a sign to your “callers” that your home is welcoming visitors. Although a very traditional concept, a lovely […]
November 24th, 2009 |
Sometimes all your table needs is a pop of color….placemats can get expensive, especially if you are entertaining a crowd! When I was in Europe earlier this Fall, all of the high-end home stores were showing thick, felt placemats. When used on a table, they created a warm and cozy look….perfect for the Holidays! The placemats […]
November 18th, 2009 |
When it comes to Christmas decor, there is no combination I love more than red and lime green. I love the accent of the lime green up against the Christmas tree, the contrast when paired with deep ruby red. It makes me happy.
Image via Better Homes […]
November 4th, 2009 |
Since I am on an artichoke kick today – I thought I would share this centerpiece idea, too! This centerpiece would be the perfect compliment to my artichoke place cards below!
Image via Better Homes […]
October 19th, 2009 |
There are so many different ways to decorate your home with pumpkins this season…..you can decorate them with ribbon, create displays by color, or stack them to create pumpkin topiaries. For a more sophisticated Fall display, you could use all white pumpkins or add a touch of glamour with gilded pumpkins.
A little paint and some creative […]
October 15th, 2009 |
I am always looking for inspiration….it’s just part of who I am, what I do. For my job, it’s fashion…I look for ideas for products in every retail store you can imagine. For the website, however – sky’s the limit! I find inspiration for parties around every corner, in any store, even just walking down the […]
September 24th, 2009 |
Anybody that knows me, knows that I love a good topiary! Which is why I fell in love with this idea from Good Housekeeping! Unique without being cheesy….exactly my style! For more details on how to construct these, click here for the instructions.
September 17th, 2009 |
I know, I know…I might be rushing the season a bit. But Halloween is just around the corner…and I need to give you girls some time to plan, right?! I have so many cute Halloween ideas for you this season, I figured best to start passing them along!
Looking for an easy, yet stylish centerpiece for your […]
September 9th, 2009 |
A Sip & See is a great way to introduce your baby to the world! It can take the place of a traditional baby shower, or can be thrown by the new parents as a way to formally introduce their baby to family and friends.
Use a traditional birth announcement to invite your […]
September 8th, 2009 |
I always get excited when Fall comes around….by then, I am sick of my Summer clothes, ready to change around the decorative items in my house, and definitely ready to bring back a few of my favorite Fall “comfort foods”. A favorite in my household? Chili.
Everyone has their favorite chili recipe, and I’m sure I will […]