As someone with a brown thumb, the only plants I can keep alive are succulents and cacti. Luckily, there are so many beautiful succulents to choose from, and they range from small to large and are very easy to maintain, making them the perfect plants for DIY projects. This simple wood succulent centerpiece allows you to bring the plants indoors in a way that will beautifully display plants on your table.
As long as your plants receive adequate light indoors, they are sure to thrive – that’s the beauty of succulents. Continue Reading
I’ve been making a concerted effort lately to remember to recycle as much as possible, and it’s been working… we have double the amount of recycling as we do trash lately. And then I got to thinking – there must be all kinds of fun DIYs that I could do using all those empty vessels. Keep reading to check out four easy ones that I tried out.
1. Paper-Covered Drawer Organizers – Simply grab a small cardboard box and cover it in a pretty decorative paper. Continue Reading
On my New Year’s Resolutions list, there are always some standards: Drink more water, eat out less, exercise more, and save money. I have gotten pretty good at most of these things (with the exception of eating out less – does ordering more takeout count?), but I could always stand to save more money. Holding onto loose change is my go-to method for putting a little bit of dough away every day, but there’s always the question of what to keep all those loose pennies in. Continue Reading
With New Year’s Eve right around the corner, I have metallics on the brain… and apparently other people do too, because there are an awful lot of silver and gold DIY projects floating around the internet these days. So today I’m sharing ten of my favorite metallic DIYs for your home. Read on to check them out.
Hi, I’m Holly, and I’m obsessed with copper. Especially during fall when warm colors are everywhere, I long to fill my home with accents of copper decor, but I’ve found – it can get pricey very quickly. So, I learned very quickly that the best way to incorporate copper into my decor was to make it myself! This DIY copper wrapped vase is very simple with minimal skill or supplies but brings the warm, cozy feel of copper to any space when filled with fall colored flowers. Continue Reading
If you’re stuck on how to pull together a fall table setting, simply look to your favorite fall fashions to give you some inspiration. Here are three “shoppable” fall table settings inspired by fall fashion.
Table Setting #1
The fashion inspiration:
This fall look has some casual elegance to it with the jeans, black heals, and camel colored peacoat. Black and white can be used for so much more than Halloween. Black and white pattern can also transition to fall decor. Continue Reading
Ready or not, cooler weather has arrived… and with it comes darker, more moody colors. If you’re like me, this is the time of year that you start burning candles and curling up on the couch with cozy blankets. So today we’re sharing ten of our favorite fall decor accent picks for your living room.
1. Pumpkin Pomander Candle – Fill your living room with fall aromas with this delicious-smelling (and pretty!) candle. Buy it here.Continue Reading
Now that the craziness of summer has passed, fall is the perfect time to host a dinner party or a get-together with friends. And if you’re like me, designing a beautiful dinner table is the best part (aside from laughing with good friends, of course!). So today I’m sharing ten of my favorite centerpieces and tablescapes that I’ve found floating around the internet lately. Click through to check them out!
Love to decorate with bright colors? I’m with you. There’s something about color that just brings a smile to your face. So today we’re sharing ten bold DIYs that are filled with practically every color under the sun. Read on to get inspired.
1. These glass vases are all dressed up in their colorful best. Learn about this DIY here. [Photo: A Kailo Chic Life]