Thanksgiving Table Ideas

So Halloween is just over but everything has switched to Christmas in the stores and on TV.  I am all for getting ready for Christmas early, as longs we don’t forget about Thanksgiving in the middle.  And Lindsay, from The White Buffalo Styling Co. … [Read more...]


Summer Table Decorating Ideas

Last week I showed you that I recovered my kitchen chairs in the yummiest of black and white picnic check oilcloth.   Well, it lead to some summer table decorating ideas as well. I am loving bringing in black and white touches in my home … [Read more...]


Thanksgiving Table Printable and Tutorial

With the events of the last week, I am finding myself appreciating the simplest of things. – lights, water a stocked refrigerator. And with Thanksgiving not too far away, it  puts being thankful even more on my mind. So I gathered up 6 simple, but … [Read more...]


Easy Summer Tablescape

Today I want to share with you an easy, quick and casual tablescape for summer.   I started with some large lace doilies and used them as placemats.   Then I layered some simple green dishes and small toleware trays.  I am pretty sure these would … [Read more...]


Merry and Bright Christmas Table

Christmas has come to our dining room and it is feeling Merry and Bright! To begin, I believe this is the first time I am showing this wall since I made some changes.  The starting point was the stunning painting by Jennifer Lanne that can be found … [Read more...]


Christmas Table of Wishes

Our kitchen is set with a casual Christmas welcome. I kept things classic and rustic to tie in with our Mantel. I used a simple plaid runner and Christmas plates picked up over the last few years at Target. I went to my favorite old wooden … [Read more...]


A Table For Thanksgiving

In my more than one year of blogging, I have not yet done a table setting. I thought Thanksgiving would be the best time to start. I started with a runner of tweed suiting fabric with the edges frayed and then laid two strips of vintage lace … [Read more...]

Fall Treats

Fall Treats

Yesterday, I shared my Halloween projects I have been working on, including my Halloween hat display. Using the same materials, I also made a Fall Inspired hat as well. The foundation was the same, I started with a hat from Party City, glued it … [Read more...]

low budget centerpiece

Centerpieces on a VERY Small Budget

Each year we have a “Thank You” dinner at our church for all the volunteers.  I have been doing the centerpieces and decorating for these events for several years now. Previously it was held in the spring and so I would use mason jars and fresh … [Read more...]