Countdown to Christmas – How to Add Fun Christmas Effects to Photos

Turn Your Pet's Photo into Rudolph! eclecticallyvintage.com

Only 9 Fridays til Christmas and five of my friends and I will be bringing you Christmas ideas every Friday through Black Friday to get you in the holiday spirit. Sushi has been a busy little elf. She feels Christmas should revolve around her cuteness and I agree so she put on her diva attitude and strutted her stuff for some pictures which … [Read more...]

                 

Moscow Mule, Mason Jars & a Giveaway!

Moscow Mule Recipe eclecticallyvintage.com

You know I'm all about a good cocktail and what they are served in is equally important for making a festive drink. The Moscow Mule has been around since the 1940's. It was fate when the President of Smirnoff vodka got together with the owner of the famous Los Angeles Cock n' Bull restaurant (who make their own ginger beer), and a classic … [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...]

                 

Eclectic Home Tour – Sadie Olive

Eclectic Home Tour Sadie Olive eclecticallyvintage.com

Having featured over 100 Eclectic Home Tours over the years, Sara's, of Sadie Olive, home really stands out. Neutrals are the perfect backdrop for weathered collections. I love the subtle striped walls in the living room. This piece sat in the garage for over a year before it got a coat of stain - now it's a showstopper and I … [Read more...]

                 

Family Photo Taking Tips and I’m Off the Naughty List

Christmas Card Photo Taking Tips! eclecticallyvintage.com

  2014 is officially my year to make it onto the nice list. That's right, while everyone is running around like chickens with their Santa hats falling off, I'll be sitting by a roaring fire, sipping a glass of wine and listening to Elvis croon I'll have a Blue Christmas Without You.   Why you ask? Because not only can I … [Read more...]

                 

Welcome My Pretties to My Halloween House

Halloween party decorating ideas eclecticallyvintage.com

  Come in my pretties. Helga is getting ready to party and she's breaking out her cauldron and mixing up a poisonous brew of eye of newt. October 31 - time for my girls annual Halloween party.  Tricks and a few treats to get the night started before filling up their plastic pumpkins with sugar overload. Not having a party? It's … [Read more...]

                 

Eclectic Home Tour – This is Happiness

Peaceful bedroom retreat eclecticallyvintage.com

  This week we visit an Eclectic Home Tour filled with cheery colors and decorating ideas that make Becky of This is Happiness blog and her family truly happy.   Everything tastes better eaten off of a reclaimed wood table that Becky's hubby made. Every bedroom needs crisp white bedding and fresh flowers ... and a … [Read more...]

                 

Paradise Found – Miami to Key West Road Trip

Miami to Key West Roadtrip eclecticallyvintage.com

The kids were away so the parents did play. We hopped on a jet plane and headed down to a place where the sun shines all day.   It's an epic Miami to Key West road trip and it was unforgettable.  Here's my itinerary with favorite places and things to do if you ever get a chance to make your own road trip to paradise. South Beach … [Read more...]

                 

You’ve Been Booed!

Make Paper Pinwheels eclecticallyvintage.com

Every Halloween, my girls fill up bags with candy, print out an outline of a ghost and "Boo" their friends. They ring the bell and hide in the bushes while laughing uncontrollably waiting for someone to answer.  Usually, the kids run outside searching for the culprit and a chase ensues.   Why let the kids have all the fun? I … [Read more...]

                 

Eclectic Home Tour – Tidbits and Twine

Eclectic Home Tour Tidbits & Twine eclecticallyvintage.com

  Today's Eclectic Home Tour takes us to the home of Kim of Tidbits and Twine calls her style casual elegance with a lived in look. I call it beautifully put together with things she loves. From setting a summer table ... to a fall feast, her home is a feast for the eyes. Every bedroom should have a cozy little fireplace. A … [Read more...]

                 

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