Holiday · Interior Design

A Kentucky Victorian Christmas

I have so many wonderful memories from my friend’s family home – from birthday parties, Christmas and New Year’s Eve parties, my baby shower, or just sipping coffee and talking for hours. And, no matter the season, it is simply stunning and reflects a history passed down from multiple generations, yet organically evolving and changing with each… Continue reading A Kentucky Victorian Christmas

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Easy, Affordable DIY Christmas Tablescape

Happy December! Hopefully you were able to get some great Christmas deals over the past few days. Now is the time to start thinking about when and how you give them. One of my favorite Christmas events is to host a get together with my closest friends. We eat, drink cocktails, exchange gifts, and take… Continue reading Easy, Affordable DIY Christmas Tablescape

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Deck the Dollhouse

This week I am turning my attention to decorating the outside of our new home. While my four-year old daughter is rooting for a blow-up Minnie from Lowe’s, I really don’t want to invest in expensive exterior decor. 😉 Instead, I am thinking about hanging a few simple wreaths on the windows and adding candles on the… Continue reading Deck the Dollhouse

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DIY Vanity

While older homes offer an abundance of charm, the bathrooms often lack ample storage. Fortunately, our new master bedroom has a dressing room, which I claimed immediately as the perfect place for what my daughter calls my “makeup room.” Rather than buying a new vanity, I decided to repurpose an old desk and mirror with some… Continue reading DIY Vanity

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Pink ‘Lil Fairy Door

Just as some homes make you feel sad when walk inside (and often have “ghost” stories associated with them), other homes leave you feeling happy and embraced by love. Our new home is definitely most like the latter and I have received sweet letters from the granddaughters of previous owners confirming this feeling. I felt this positive energy the first… Continue reading Pink ‘Lil Fairy Door

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My Design Game Changer

If you’re like me, then you probably have oodles of old picture frames from different “seasons” of your life. I went through a black frame phase, then white, and now I find myself really loving the look of gold frames. Instead of buying entirely new frames in my favorite color, I realized that spray paint… Continue reading My Design Game Changer