Forcing Bulbs – Winter Centerpiece

How to force bulbs indoors

Thanksgiving is tomorrow and I've got turkey on my mind (and one of the most gorgeous fall centerpieces I've ever seen). Once I've eaten my share of carbs, I'll be focused on decking my halls and sometimes a little planning is in order to get blooms in time for Christmas. Since I can't force my kids to clean their rooms (without lots of … [Read more...]


DIY Winter Village Wreath

DIY Winter Village Wreath

I'm a sucker for a cute wreath (remember my marshmallow wreath)? I absolutely LOVE my winter village wreath (sorry for shouting). This plain Jane (some might say ugly) fake wreath has been transformed into a fun and festive decoration ready for it's close up. DIY Winter Village Wreath Supplies: • Plain wreath • Christmas houses … [Read more...]


Kelly Loves – Decking the Halls

Cozy Christmas living room

While I'm being buried alive in Christmas boxes and bins, it seems like there are a lot of people out there whose halls are already decked. I teamed up with Loi Thai of Tone on Tone Antiques, Shannon of Fox Hollow Cottage and Erin of Sunny Side Up on Instagram and we asked everyone to share their favorite spaces.  If you search … [Read more...]


Christmas with Martha – Tons of Great DIY Decorating Ideas

Christmas Decor Ideas

It's the most wonderful time of the year. I've had the pleasure of visiting the Martha Stewart offices many times but this Christmas event was so much fun that I had to share with you. So many fun, colorful and festive Christmas ideas that Martha made right in front of us and it was streamed live on Facebook (you can even see me in the video … [Read more...]


19 Free Christmas Printables – There’s No Place Like Home for the Holidays

Free Gingerbread House Printable

Oh there's no place like home for the holidays ... no matter how far away we are. Ahhh, who can forget that brother and sister duo, The Carpenters, in all their 70's glory.   I've teamed up once again with my creative friends to offer you lots of new free Christmas printables! Here's mine ... I've started decking my … [Read more...]


$20 or Less! Favorite Christmas Home Decor Finds

Favorite Under $20 Christmas Decor - more than 30 inexpensive items to deck your halls

I'm already starting to deck my halls and trim my trees. I've ordered a bunch of new things to make my house merry and bright. Sharing my favorite Christmas home decor buys that won't break the bank leaving you with more money to buy important things like wine (that's 10 bottles of 2 Buck Chuck)! 1) Advent Candle 2) Fa la la la … [Read more...]


Wishing You a Very Merry Christmas & FREE Printable Gift Ideas

Glowing Christmas Tree

  Twas the night before Christmas and I'm wishing you and your families a very merry Christmas and holiday season and joy filled 2015!   If you're scurrying to find a last minute gift, I've gathered some of my favorite free Christmas printables that I've created just for you.   For the wine or vintage lover … [Read more...]


10 Creative Christmas “Trees” – It all Started with a Ladder

Eclectically Vintage

It all started with a ladder. Four Christmases ago, I blinged this ladder out and waited for Santa's belly to jiggle like jelly as he shouted HO HO HO at the top of his lungs then left extra gifts under my ladder because he thought I was the most creative gal this side of the North Pole. Since then, I've hopped on the creative Christmas trees … [Read more...]


Our Family Christmas Tree – Perfectly Imperfect!

Beautiful Lifelike Christmas Tree

  I do, I do, I do believe in Christmas. Balsam Hill made me a believer. I never would have believed (until I saw it with my own eyes) how real my new tree looks! Gather around to hear my Christmas tale below and stay tuned for a special discount just for you! Once upon a time, there was a girl ... a young, wrinkle free, … [Read more...]


Christmas in the Dining Room – It’s all in the Details

Christmas Dining Room

I've showed you most of my decked out Christmas home tour but today I'm sharing even more as part of Lindsay's Blogger Stylin' Home Tour - Christmas edition.  You can check out over 40 creative tours all week long. The fabulous Julia from Cuckoo for Design shared her home and if you're stopping over from there - welcome!   We'll be … [Read more...]