Dining Room Update and Amazing Giveaway!

Lacefield Designs Curtains in the dining room eclecticallyvintage.com

There are two types of people in the world. Curtain people ... and non curtain people. I was always the former and didn't think anyone or anything could change my mind. But I soon realized that my dining room was lacking something. It needed oomph, pizazz, drama, pattern.  It needed something to soften the lines of the windows.  It … [Read more...]


The Art of Propping – Antique Window Mantel

Antique window mantel eclecticallyvintage.com

  I'm a propper. Some may call it lazy but I prefer to think of propping as looking laid back and effortless (plus I don't have to put holes in my walls). Want a quick and easy focal point? Get your notebook and pencil ready because I'm about to share something extremely complicated ... 1) gather up a few of your favorite … [Read more...]


Behind Closed Doors – My Mudroom Gets Organized

Mudroom Organization Ideas eclecticallyvintage.com

When we renovated our house, I couldn’t wait to add a mudroom. It’s not huge so I made sure to make sure it had lots of storage – closets instead of cubbies so I could hang all of our coats. Little did I know, way more than coats would be occupying this space. It’s where we store cleaning supplies, sports equipment, dog paraphernalia, muddy … [Read more...]


Eclectic Home Tour – Addison’s Wonderland


Today’s tour is a colorful, fun, one of a kind home so be sure to take it all in then come back around to check out the more than 150 Eclectic Home Tours – from farmhouse to cottage, mid-century to minimal! The first thing you notice when you step into Brittany of Addison's Wonderland home is that she definitely doesn't shy away from color … [Read more...]


Best Way to Hang a Plate Wall

Best way to hang a plate wall eclecticallyvintage.com

NO VISIBLE PLATE HANGERS! Remember when Joan Crawford went all Mommy Dearest on Christina when she discovered that wire hanger in her closet? Well that's kind of how I feel about visible plate hangers.   You know I love a great plate wall. When I got my new industrial metal cabinet in the dining room, I had to remove the plate … [Read more...]


How to Distress Furniture with Vintage Decor Paint

DIY Distressed Paint Mirror eclecticallyvintage.com

Kelly's public service announcement of the day ... it's smart to hang a mirror near your door so you can check your teeth for spinach before you head out in public.   So while I love having a mirror in my mudroom right by my back door, I was not loving the dark finish. The before ... Now before you get all hot and bothered … [Read more...]


Favorite Things for Spring Console Table

Spring Decorating eclecticallyvintage.com

It's officially spring when I break out the allergy meds and boxes of tissues are scattered throughout the house. With the bad comes the very good ... I have a gorgeous weeping cherry tree in my yard and there's nothing better than clipping flowers to bring inside. Brining fresh flowers inside has a snow ball effect on me and … [Read more...]


Eclectic Home Tour – Proverbs 31 Girl

Eclectic Home Tour Proverbs 31 Girl eclecticallyvintage.com

I always think I can't outdo myself on my next featured Eclectic Home Tour and I always seem to prove myself wrong because each one is more amazing than the next. Today's tour is truly drool worthy so be sure to take it all in then come back around to check out the more than 150 Eclectic Home Tours - something for everyone! Allie of Proverbs … [Read more...]


How to Create Printables the Easy Way (& a Free Printable for You)

How to Make Printables the Easy Way eclecticallyvintage.com

You know all those cute printables floating around Pinterest? Guess what - you can make your own and wow your friends, family and random strangers with your mad printable skills.   I'm going to let you in on a little secret. It's called GraphicStock and it's the place to download over 250,000 fabulous pictures and art that you can … [Read more...]


Room Update with Cottage Style Storage

Love this fun teen area and the storage cubbies eclecticallyvintage.com

Girls. Specifically teen girls. They want a fun place to hang out with their friends (and escape their lame parents) where they can watch borderline inappropriate movies, paint their nails, braid each other's hair, commiserate on how hard their lives are ... girl stuff. So I turned one of our attic bedrooms into a hangout … [Read more...]