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...]


$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...]


A Dozen Favorite Creative Christmas Decorating Ideas!

Creative Christmas Decorating Ideas eclecticallyvintage.comCreative Christmas Decorating Ideas

  Have you taken the Holiday House Walk? Jen Rizzo gathered 33 creative gals (including me!) and we open up our homes for a little yuletide cheer. Here are some of my favorite creative Christmas decorating ideas and inspiration and general fun and frivolity ...   I have a huge old crock and this vintage crock Christmas tree from … [Read more...]


Home For Christmas House Tour

Home for Christmas Tour

Wipe your feet, take off your boots and come on into my decked out Christmas home. This is the next stop after the fabulous Paige Knudsen. Once again, Jen Rizzo has gathered together over 30 amazingly creative gals and we have been decking our halls and trimming our trees and you can see lots of gorgeous Christmas house tours all week … [Read more...]


Countdown to Christmas – Decorating with Decals

Christmas mudroom

  Only 4 Fridays til Christmas! On Black Friday, instead of braving the malls and battling the crowds, why not stay home and get creative.  Five talented friends and I are sharing easy projects to get you in the holiday spirit. Women are allowed to be fickle. We are entitled to change our minds whenever we feel like it - no … [Read more...]


Countdown to Christmas – Personalized Grain Sacks

Make Personalized Grain Sacks

  Only 5 Fridays til Christmas! Every Friday through Black Friday, five talented friends and I are sharing easy projects to get you in the holiday spirit. I love wrapping gifts - sometimes the shiny package is better than what's inside. With cookies to bake, carols to sing, turkeys to cook and wine to drink, sometimes it's easier … [Read more...]


Countdown to Christmas – Easy Art Update

Simple Art Update

Only 7 Fridays til Christmas my little elves. So we can relax in front of a roaring fire in December, let's get as much done now as possible!  My friends and I are bringing you creative Christmas ideas every Friday until the day after Thanksgiving. If you missed my week 10, week 9, or week 8 projects, be sure to check them out. I love the … [Read more...]