Vintage Mirror Vignette

What is it about vintage mirrors that cast their spell and draw you into their aged beauty? Something about their blemished, cloudy glass creates an ethereal and ageless appeal. I've been collecting old mirrors for a while now and recently created this little vintage mirror vignette from various flea market and junk finds. Sage flowers from the yard join an aqua bottle and vintage mirror on a shelf.   The small arched mirror was … [Read more...]

Early Fall Decorating

Funny. I'm writing a post about fall decorating when it's 90 degrees outside! Illinois is scheduled for a couple more days of sweltering heat and then our temps drop into the mid-70s by Labor Day. Since it can be pretty hot and humid even through the first part of October, it's hard for me to get in the mood for fall decorating until closer to Halloween. I'm not ready for the warmer hues of autumn just yet, so I find ways to transition my home … [Read more...]

Seasons of Home Autumn Edition Coming Soon!

Six bloggers are coming together September 9th - 13th to celebrate the Autumn Edition of Seasons of Home! Our goal is to inspire you and get your wheels spinning as you turn a decorative eye to the fall season. All week you can visit autumn-inspired posts from these bloggers (myself included!) and hopefully find something to apply to your own home and decor. To give you an idea of some of the talent you'll see, here's a few projects and … [Read more...]

See My Home at The Cottage Market

Today my home is being featured at The Cottage Market, which is a delightful blog chock full of home decorating eye candy. Andrea is a sweet soul who features a different cottage style home every week and also includes posts about junk finds and other wonderful cottage type stuff. Even her logo is cute!¬†Head on over to The Cottage Market and see the tour of my home that Andrea put together. Even though it's summer, she included a few photos … [Read more...]

Live Creatively Inspired

It's funny how one day life is going along as it normally would, and then the next day the scenery of your world changes! I'm sure we've all experienced this in our life's journey ... giving birth to a child for example. One day life is peaceful and you go through your daily routine and then BAM ... you give birth to a baby and the whole world is turned upside down. Before any rumors get started, I'm not having a baby! Mother Nature has already … [Read more...]

Being Featured in the New Simply Shabbilicious Magazine

Have you seen the new Simply Shabbilicious magazine by Kerryanne English of Shabby Art Boutique? It's amazingly beautiful and is available to view online for absolutely FREE!Kerryanne is the writer behind the Shabby Art Boutique blog and is the creative mastermind of Woodberry Designs, an online boutique. She hails from New South Wales, Australia and her creative work is simply beautiful. When she asked to feature my home in the premier issue … [Read more...]

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