9 Inspirational Bedroom Ideas

A couple weeks ago I shared my under-the-eaves bedroom cozied up for holiday guests. This got me to thinking about bedrooms in general and I found some pretty, inspirational bedroom ideas. White ruffled bedding in soft linen fabric creates a dreamy shabby chic style bedroom. A sweet little table lamp sheds just the right amount of light for nighttime reading. Photo by tumbleweed and dandelion.com A rough-hewn wood ceiling and plank walls … [Read more...]

9 Earthy Kitchen Ideas to Warm Your Heart

Remember when earth tones were popular back in the seventies? They're making a come back and you'll find them in every room. Here's a collection of earthy kitchen ideas to celebrate all of you who are cooking Thanksgiving dinner this week! Photo by Robert Granoff   Unpainted bead board hugs a small vintage kitchen with all the charm of yesteryear. When I cleaned house for an elderly lady, she made lunch for me on a stove similar to this … [Read more...]

Simple Country Style Christmas Mantel

My simple country style Christmas mantel is ready to spread some holiday cheer! Today you can enjoy 27 mantels at the links below, all decorated for the season.   The snow has already fallen here in the Chicago area and its making me feel all warm and cozy inside my humble farmhouse. I'm all about cable knits and faux fur this year in my newfound attempt to enjoy winter.   Bottle brush trees, whether white or green, have … [Read more...]

Scandinavian Style Loft in Serenbe, GA

Have you heard of Serenbe, GA? Me either. Until I found this amazing Scandinavian style loft decorated by Julie Holloway. Serenbe is a wellness community outside of Atlanta. The focus of living here is nature, fresh food, fresh air, and well-being. And the homes are beautiful, too! Photo by Julie Holloway   Scandinavian style mixes simplicity and minimalism with functionality. Photo by Julie Holloway   I love the use of botanical … [Read more...]

9 Cozy Dining Room Ideas

Warm rooms and interior spaces have been tugging at my heart strings and I'm here to share a collection of cozy dining room ideas with you. Just in time for next week's Thanksgiving holiday! Classic Windsor chairs hug a long wood table in an expansive dining room that doesn't feel large or cold. A wood ceiling with beams, paired with three-quarter wainscoting, give you plenty of warm fuzzies when you sit down to dine. Photo by Howell Custom … [Read more...]

Create a Cozy Guest Bedroom for the Holidays

This post is sponsored by Kohl’s. I was paid for this post and received the included home goods as compensation. Are you excited for the upcoming holidays? I like to plan early so I've already prepped a cozy guest bedroom with some great finds from Kohl's!   My goal for a guest bedroom is to create a Bed and Breakfast type experience. It all starts with a Faux Fur Sherpa Reversible Comforter Set by Serta which feels super soft and … [Read more...]

8 Vintage Santa Ornaments: Free Printable

Are you ready for 20 DIY Christmas ornaments? My blogging friends and I are sharing festive ornaments to make for your tree. All the links are at the end of this post but first, let me share how to make my Vintage Santa Ornaments! (This post contains affiliate links.)   I found the vintage Santa illustrations at The Graphics Fairy and cropped them into circles for ornaments. They're hanging on my small flocked tree in the family … [Read more...]

DIY Christmas Canvas Prints with Free Printables

Christmas decorating season has officially begun here at the Zuri household! Glitter has been swept up several times already, but today I'm sharing a Christmas canvas prints project that's completely glitter-free! Today I'm joining several other bloggers for a Christmas printable hop which means lots of Christmas craft ideas for you! All printables are free!  A special thanks to Kristen at Ella Claire for organizing today's event. My … [Read more...]

Bronze and Neutral Christmas Tree

Happy Holidays and Merry Christmas! Today you can enjoy a round-up of eight beautiful Christmas trees from King of Christmas. After selecting a new flocked tree this year, I settled upon a bronze and neutral Christmas tree theme. (This post is sponsored by King of Christmas and contains affiliate links.) I ordered the King Flock Slim Tree at 7.5 feet tall. The height leaves just enough room at the top of the tree for a big bow.   If … [Read more...]

Vintage Farmhouse with All the Charm of Yesteryear

I'm excited about today's charming home tour because this vintage farmhouse exemplifies all that I love about older homes! And it starts with the six-over-six windows, clapboard siding, and unique windows above the back porch. Photo by DeGraw & DeHaan Architects   "They don't build them like this anymore," is a phrase you frequently hear about older homes, and it's so true. The artistry and craftsmanship that went into constructing a … [Read more...]

8 Christmas Mantel Ideas

When it comes to holiday decorating, I like to plan ahead and make a list of any items I might need. Without a list, I tend to buy more stuff than necessary so it pays to spend a little time thinking about Christmas decor. I found a few Christmas mantel ideas that might inspire you, too! I love the simplicity of this red and white mantel (not to mention I'm in love with the wing chairs!). An uncomplicated garland of pine cones and red berries … [Read more...]

Charming Cottage Style Kitchen Tour

While I was scrolling through Houzz, my favorite site for home design inspiration, I stumbled across a cute and cheery cottage style kitchen that I thought you might enjoy. Photo by Paul Lopa Designs   The back splash might be the first thing to catch your eye. I think most people are probably hesitant to add a busy back splash, but I think it works in this cottage style kitchen. Photo by Paul Lopa Designs   Rather than keep all … [Read more...]

DIY Embroidery Hoop Christmas Wreaths

Christmas decorating doesn't need to be over the top to be pretty. Sometimes the simplest of decor makes the biggest statement. With that in mind, I created a few embroidery hoop Christmas wreaths that I think are cute despite the fact they only took a few minutes to create. Today begins the Christmas Seasonal Simplicity series of holiday fun! Several bloggers are taking part and you can view their projects at the end of this post. But for … [Read more...]

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