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A merry little greenhouse Christmas tree

A merry little greenhouse Christmas tree

All things merry and bright... even in the greenhouse.READ MORE...
general decoration - 2018-12-11 19:05:38
French Country Fridays -Elegant white Christmas

French Country Fridays -Elegant white Christmas

A winter white Christmas in the bedroom.READ MORE...
general decoration - 2018-12-07 19:06:16
Antique Marble Fireplace Details

Antique Marble Fireplace Details

It is all in the details... and when it comes to an antique marble fireplace mantel and surround-well, those details are pretty incredible.READ MORE...
general decoration - 2018-12-06 19:07:56


14 Must Have Books for gifts & your coffee table

14 Must Have Books for gifts & your coffee table

Tis the season of mistletoe and holly and twinkling trees...and pretty packages. READ MORE...
general decoration - 2018-12-04 19:07:39
Merry & Bright-  Cottage Living Room Christmas Tree

Merry & Bright- Cottage Living Room Christmas Tree

All things Merry & Bright in the little cottage...Today I am sharing a peek at the living room in the little cottage dressed for the holidaysand joining several friends sharing their homes too.READ MORE...
general decoration - 2018-12-01 19:07:29
French Country Fridays- Christmas Fireplace

French Country Fridays- Christmas Fireplace

A simple warm fireplace dressed for Christmas.READ MORE...
general decoration - 2018-11-30 19:04:20
Tips for setting an elegant holiday table

Tips for setting an elegant holiday table

I am a bit non-traditional when it comes to Christmas...and yes, indeed blush would be one of my go -to colors to incorporate. And on the Christmas table... there might be blush, peonies and garden roses with a bed of eucalyptus instead of fresh...
general decoration - 2018-11-29 19:04:51
All through the house- a . Christmas bedroom

All through the house- a . Christmas bedroom

Merry and bright in the bedroom.Sharing our bedroom dressed for the holiday season this yearwith a gilded tree and simple vintage touches.READ MORE...
general decoration - 2018-11-28 19:08:15


A peek at Christmas through the house - Holiday Housewalk

A peek at Christmas through the house - Holiday Housewalk

Merry and bright... all through the house.I have a big love of decking the halls- and don't stop at twinkling trees and mantels.Today I am sharing a peek at the Christmas that is appearing in the house this yearREAD MORE...
general decoration - 2018-11-27 19:07:50
Christmas Memories & gift ideas

Christmas Memories & gift ideas

'Christmas was always my most favorite time of year while growing up. And I think that feeling and those memories are the reason I enjoy the holiday season so much as an adult.'The first Christmas as parents... we did something crazy.And at...
general decoration - 2018-11-26 19:05:23
French Country Friday- Gilded Tree

French Country Friday- Gilded Tree

Happy day after Thanksgiving everyone.READ MORE...
general decoration - 2018-11-23 19:08:00
Elegant Christmas- Gold tree in the bedroom

Elegant Christmas- Gold tree in the bedroom

It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas....and today I am sharing all about an incredible gilded tree in the bedroom.READ MORE...
general decoration - 2018-11-23 19:08:00
10 Quick & Easy Recipes & ideas for Thanksgiving Entertaining

10 Quick & Easy Recipes & ideas for Thanksgiving Entertaining

A day for giving thanks and spending time with friends & family- and  likely  a bit of time in the kitchen preparing food and baking treats. So when it comes to delicious nibbles and decadent table settings - I vote we keep it easy all around so...
general decoration - 2018-11-21 19:06:15


Holiday home-Living room Christmas tree

Holiday home-Living room Christmas tree

Decking the halls with a sprinkle of merry and bright in the living room.READ MORE...
general decoration - 2018-11-19 19:05:55
French country Friday- Silver & Gold Christmas

French country Friday- Silver & Gold Christmas

Sharing all about how to decorate for Christmas using pale greens with silver and gold.I am a huge fan of soft colors and a more muted palette for Christmas and so you will find those soft colors mixing and mingling on repeat all through the...
general decoration - 2018-11-16 19:07:49
Christmas ambiance - a table under the stars

Christmas ambiance - a table under the stars

Sometimes a sprinkle of ambiance is all you need.And this Christmas table setting started with just a few simple thingslike fresh garland, favorite dishes and stemwareand creamy white taper candles in vintage candlestick holders.And then I got a bit...
general decoration - 2018-11-14 19:09:09
A very merry Christmas greenhouse

A very merry Christmas greenhouse

When I was styling for the holidays last year- decking the halls and dressing the mantels and putting up quite a few twinkling trees...I also decided to play out in the greenhouse and add a bit of Christmas cheer for a few photos for my book.READ...
general decoration - 2018-11-13 19:07:28
A Sofa & Room Design Challenge

A Sofa & Room Design Challenge

Recently, I sat in this very chairand stared at this very view in High Point, North Carolina.That rosy blush velvety sofa, gold table stacked with vintage books...kind of speaking my language... and as I snapped a few more photos The layers, the...
general decoration - 2018-11-12 19:05:51
French Country Friday- Christmas Home

French Country Friday- Christmas Home

It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas over here... and I might be mixing things up a bit this year. READ MORE...
general decoration - 2018-11-09 19:05:47
Sprinkling a bit of Christmas in the Kitchen

Sprinkling a bit of Christmas in the Kitchen

Can you believe it is already November 7th"Christmas is just around the corner.I do have some trees up already... though not fully decorated yetand...today I am sharing a peek at the kitchen with a sprinkle of Christmas...and a confession.READ...
general decoration - 2018-11-07 19:05:40
3 reasons why I love this crochet lace bedding

3 reasons why I love this crochet lace bedding

Back in the day when I was first marriedI remember ordering the most beautiful crocheted bedding set.It was so detailed and intricate in designand it made me think of vintage bedrooms and all the charm they have.READ MORE...
general decoration - 2018-11-06 19:06:33
The New Balsam Hill Biltmore Christmas Collection & Giveaway

The New Balsam Hill Biltmore Christmas Collection & Giveaway

It is that time of year again... time for all things merry & bright. And I am SO.EXCITED. Twinkle lights. Christmas trees and baubles...And I am also excited to share more about that brand new Balsam Hill Biltmore collectionI mentioned the other...
general decoration - 2018-11-03 19:06:16
French Country Friday- A French country tree and tinsel

French Country Friday- A French country tree and tinsel

One of my favorite trees and favorite posts from last year was this little French Country inspired tree.Full of simple French Country charm and pretty details.READ MORE...
general decoration - 2018-11-02 19:03:41
Get the Look- 4 vintage style French Country Kitchen Chandeliers

Get the Look- 4 vintage style French Country Kitchen Chandeliers

Sometimes you find the perfect vintage chandelier for the perfect spot.And sometimes you spend years searching for the right one.READ MORE...
general decoration - 2018-10-30 19:07:40
The Biltmore & Balsam Hill & a new collection

The Biltmore & Balsam Hill & a new collection

Twinkling trees, a wonderful estate set among rolling hills in North Carolinaand lots of inspiration to be found around every corner...The Biltmore in Asheville did not disappointand today I am sharing a glimpse...READ MORE...
general decoration - 2018-10-29 19:06:30
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