Rustic Winter Mantel

Rustic Winter Mantel eclecticallyvintage.com

  I'm exhausted. Too many trees, tinsel, garland, wreaths, ornaments (you get the idea) to pack away. When the last box was finally hauled down to the basement, I was confronted with a blank, empty, barren mantel. It mocked me and let out a little chuckle every time I walked by or sat by the roaring fire. But I've recuperated … [Read more...]

                 

10 Minute Decorating – Displaying Collections Year Round

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I love to collect. I'm an equal opportunity collector (I think it started with my mouse figurines when I was a kid).   One of my favorite, no fuss ways to decorate is to arrange a favorite collection together for big impact.   Here are some of my favorite ways to decorate with collections and how I display them differently … [Read more...]

                 

2015 – The Year of Using Only What We Love Decorating

Love this beautifully styled sofa table eclecticallyvintage.com

  I love Christmas ... but I also love packing away all the tinsel and garland, the Shiny Brites and trees and starting fresh.   I'm ready for simplicity. Less stuff and more of what I truly love.   I'm starting with my gorgeous new Norton console table from Birch Lane that reminds me of an antique radiator … [Read more...]

                 

From Nightmare to Dream Bedroom Makeover & Win a $250 Shopping Spree!

Create a Welcoming Guest Room eclecticallyvintage.com

I've been decking and trimming and baking and wrapping ... My house is holiday ready ... even my guest room has gotten a revamp with the most amazing vintage-style bed known to man (I'm thrilled to be giving away a $250 shopping spree)! Remember when I turned my attic guest room into an office? Since I never set foot in there, the … [Read more...]

                 

Rapunzel is Rescued & My Home Office Move!

Home Office Nook eclecticallyvintage.com

Rapunzel, Rapunzel let down your hair. I needed a Prince to rescue me from my tower. Ok, ok, so maybe I'm being a bit dramatic so let's start at the beginning of this fairy tale ... Remember when I converted my spare bedroom into my home office? Remember when I created the world's most organized craft closet to store my overflowing … [Read more...]

                 

Perfect Place for My Hoard … I Mean Collections!

I love this industrial metal cabinet - perfect for showing off collections eclecticallyvintage.com

Can I get a hallelujah! My hoard, I mean collections, keep growing and I've running out of display and storage areas so when I found this amazing industrial metal cabinet at World Market, I may have shed tears of joy (don't worry, I was wearing waterproof mascara). It's huge and deep and have I mentioned amazing. My hubby and I put it … [Read more...]

                 

My Summer Kitchen and a 70′s Flashback

Summer kitchen eclecticallyvintage.com

  Are you a little bit country or a little bit rock and roll? I'm having flashbacks to my childhood filled with peanut butter and jelly sandwiches and Devil Dogs eaten out of my Donny and Marie lunchbox with matching thermos. Donny was a little bit rock and roll and I was helpless to resist his purple socks? These definitely … [Read more...]

                 

Colorful Summer Mudroom Stylin Storage

Cute summer mudroom eclecticallyvintage.com

  Summer, summer, summertime time to sit back and unwind ... flip flops popsicles beach towels sunscreen beach reads Frizz-ease In other words, lots of stuff. So I'm making my summer mudroom work double duty with the cute things on display and the clutter hidden away. Who says coat racks are just for coats? … [Read more...]

                 

Call Me June Cleaver – My Retro Yard

Love these oilcloth pillows - perfect for outside! eclecticallyvintage.com

I'm feeling very June Cleaver ... minus the perfectly coiffed hair, starched apron and wearing heels while vacuuming thing.   I'll definitely be the hostest with the mostest this summer as I liven up my yard with these bold, retro prints of my new oilcloth pillows from Modern June. I am seriously in love. The quality is amazing … [Read more...]

                 

My One Window – Four Unique Window Treatments (& My Polyester Pants)

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  Plaid, polyester, bell bottom pants paired with a multi color striped shirt, a bowl cut and a toothless grin! That was me back in the day - and there's photographic proof of it buried in a shoe box somewhere in my parents house.   I love to look at my girls class pictures through the years to see how much they've grown and … [Read more...]