April in Snapshots

Beautiful tulip border eclecticallyvintage.com

Spring is here and it's loud and proud - hear her roar! I'm roaring too - and raring to get outside. I take tons of pics (you can follow me on Instagram to see more) and most don't make it onto the blog so I want to start sharing more of my everyday life. Here's my April in snapshots. My daughter Olivia and I planted these tulips … [Read more...]

                 

Eclectic Home Tour – The Willow Farmhouse

Eclectic Home Tour - love this black and white bedroom with floral wallpaper eclecticallyvintage.com

SALE ALERT - World Market is having a 30% off the entire store through 5/2 so hurry over to print your coupon or shop online.   Jennifer of The Willow Farmhouse lives in a small rural Ohio town in a 1918 Sears & Roebuck Dutch Colonial with farmhouse flair. Jennifer says: "My favorite thing about our home is the original authentic … [Read more...]

                 

Collecting Bug – Ironstone

Collecting Ironstone eclecticallyvintage.com

Strike while the ironstone is hot! Ironstone can be found everywhere from museums to humble farmhouse tables. Susan of Must Love Junk loves collecting ironstone and has been collecting it for years and says ... "One of my favorite collections that makes my heart sing is old ironstone! I'm drawn to any and all kinds of pieces (tureens, … [Read more...]

                 

What a Mom Wants – Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

Mother's Day Gift Ideas eclecticallyvintage.com

Why is that whenever my family asks me what I want, I usually say I don't need anything? I know nothing makes me happier than giving thoughtful gifts and I know my girls (and hubby) enjoy doing the same. They just don't know what a hard to shop for girl like myself wants. Don't get me wrong. I love nothing better than getting a handmade card, … [Read more...]

                 

Eclectic Home Tour – Fruisabelle

Eclectic Swedish Home Tour eclecticallyvintage.com

I started stalking, I mean following Isabelle of Fruisabelle on Instagram and can't get enough of her dreamy Swedish home. This is just one of my Eclectic Home Tours so swing back around and take your pick for tons of decorating inspiration. I love the simplicity and function of this Swedish home tour. Love … [Read more...]

                 

My Succulent Planting Secret

Easiest Succulents to Grow - love this clam shell planter filled with sedum eclecticallyvintage.com

Unless you're living under a moss covered rock, you've heard of succulents and suddenly they seem to be all the rage. I guess I'm ahead of my time because I've always thought succulents didn't suck. I've had an old mop bucket planter filled with hen and chick succulents for over 10 years. My secret? I completely neglect it (much like I do my … [Read more...]

                 

Eclectic Home Tour – Farm and Foundry

Whimsical cottage tour eclecticallyvintage.com

Kate of Farm and Foundry took a neglected 750 square foot house in southern CA into charming story book cottage with gardens (complete with the world's cutest chicken coop) to match. This is one of my favorite Eclectic Home Tours - be sure to stop back after the tour to check them all out. Now … [Read more...]

                 

I Designed a Tree House!

Colorful Tree House eclecticallyvintage.com

What girl wouldn't love her own treehouse where she can escape. I would. But since I don't have one, I had fun designing one for French-American actor Gilles Marini's daughter. You may know Gilles from the Sex and the City movie, Brothers and Sisters and Dancing with the Stars (he was runner up). Bonus: he loves to recycle, upcycle and trash … [Read more...]

                 

My Backyard Oasis – The Game Plan

Backyard oasis eclecticallyvintage.com

  To know me is to know I love nothing more than sitting outside on a beautiful day with an ice cold margarita in hand. I've dreamed of creating an outdoor "room" where friends and family can gather for barbecues, music and inappropriate laughter. I've got a great space to work with. Pluses include a large bluestone patio that's big … [Read more...]

                 

Eclectic Home Tour – Love of Home

Farmhouse tour eclecticallyvintage.com

What's not to love about Susan of Love of Home western NY farmhouse with it's classic details and country charm. This is just one of my 130+ Eclectic Home Tours from farmhouse to cottage to mid century to everything in between so make sure to stop back here after your tour. Now let's get on with this farmhouse. I love the … [Read more...]

                 

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