Easter Tablescape

Easter arrives this weekend?! March has certainly flown by and brought with it snow and below average temperatures. I’m ready for Spring weather and planning this tablescape helped to get me in a spring break state of mind. I collaborated with my friend and neighbor, Emilie, who blogs at Cookies for England. She recently had…

Simple Christmas Table Setting

I adore table settings and creating tablescapes, but my budget doesn’t allow me to splurge often on these sorts of items. I’ve learned to work with what I have in my collection to design a festive experience for my friends and family. This Christmas morning we will have a big breakfast and just a few…

Lucketts Holiday Open House & Winter Market

For the past several years, my family has had the tradition of heading to Leesburg to attend the Lucketts holiday open house. If you are unfamiliar, Lucketts is a wonderful store full of vintage/antique home decor finds. It serves as a lovely place to gather inspiration and ideas. They always decorate the grounds and create picturesque…

Hearth & Hand with Magnolia 

Raise your hand if you are a fan of Chip and Joanna Gaines from the popular HGTV show, “Fixer Upper”. Over the years, I’ve become hooked on their brand because they have a similar design aesthetic to my own. When I heard that they had created a line just for Target, I was super excited….

Casual Rustic Cottage  {a peek into my design style}

Even as a child, I was thrilled to decorate my space. Rearranging my knick knacks and moving my furniture around was fun. The process was therapeutic and ever evolving. The first bedroom I can remember, had powder blue walls and my collection of mice figurines. I would gently take them off the shelves to play…