I Love February: Valentine Printable Artwork & Birthstone Art

I absolutely LOVE Valentine's Day and the reminder to take extra time to show the people I care about how important they are to me.  I have to admit, Hallmark does make a lot of money off me, but that's ok because I am a sucker for a good greeting card : ) Another one of [...]

By | February 10th, 2016|Just For Fun|0 Comments

Design Tip – How To Keep Taper Candles Straight

Your table is set for guests and at the last moment as you try to add the taper candles to your lovely new candlesticks they flop drunkenly over. No matter how many times you stubbornly set them upright they just refuse to stay. Agrr! Now instead of your tablescape looking magazine ready, it looks like [...]

By | January 12th, 2016|Just For Fun|0 Comments

Design Tip – Minimize Clutter

Let's be real for a minute, there's a seven letter word that is just as naughty as your favorite curse word. That word is CLUTTER! Nothing makes your home or closet look messier than being overly stuffed with clutter. So here's how to strike it from your home and your vocabulary: To minimize clutter, as [...]

By | January 5th, 2016|Just For Fun|0 Comments

New Years Free Printables

It's almost New Years Eve and I am so excited to ring in the new year with my family and closest friends. This year we're spending New Year's at our friends cabin with our husbands and kids. There will be plenty of snow, fun and chaos and I can guarantee by the time we get [...]

By | December 29th, 2015|Just For Fun|0 Comments

Happy 4th!

We hope you all have a Happy 4th of July!  Stay safe and enjoy those fireworks!  Here's a little Red, White and Blue inspiration for the day...   Martha Stewart   The Idea Room - 4th of July Banner   Pottery Barn   Farm House 38   [...]

By | July 4th, 2013|Just For Fun|2 Comments

At-Home Style with Nate Berkus

Interior Designer and former television host of the "The Nate Berkus Show", Nate Berkus has created quite a stir among the design community.  With multiple appearance on the Oprah Winfrey Show, a new book (The Things That Matter), and a new product line launched at Target, this talented and inspiring designer has a lot to [...]

By | March 22nd, 2013|Just For Fun|5 Comments

Love is All Around Us

Happy Valentine's Day!  Love is certainly in the air...and it's all around us.  You can find little glimpses of affection in the most unexpected places and it reminds us how fortunate we are to experience the love of family, friends and that special someone.  Hope you day is filled with faith, hope and above all...love. [...]

By | February 14th, 2013|Just For Fun|4 Comments

From Rags to Reupholstery Riches

Do you have upholstery pieces that have seen better days?  Perhaps you have a chair or sofa with fabric that just doesn't suit your taste or has run it's trendy course.  Then there are the inherited pieces that usually need a little TLC before they step foot into your home.  Thankfully, reupholstery is magic for [...]

By | January 17th, 2013|Just For Fun|7 Comments

Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas to all!  I hope you have a wonderful day with friends and family.  To celebrate the love and joy this Season, I've collected some cute, romantic, and just down right funny photos to enjoy   Sweet Occasion   Next Tot   Indulgy   Cindy Emerson Photography [...]

By | December 25th, 2012|Just For Fun|3 Comments

Let the Party Begin!

It's the time of year when Holiday parties are in season!  Send out your invitations, deck the halls and put the champagne on ice. Welcome your guests with  a festive buffet of hors d'oeuvres, cocktail and desserts.  Spread some cheer with a simple but thoughtful party favor.   These ideas will help inspire you to [...]

By | December 4th, 2012|Just For Fun|6 Comments

We’ll be back soon

Hi everyone! We are working on launching an exciting new project and need to take a break from the blog for a couple of weeks while we finish things up.   We can't wait to show you what we've been up to : ) Hold tight and we'll be back before you know it!

By | September 4th, 2012|Just For Fun|1 Comment

Celebrity Home: Reese Witherspoon

Today, we're going to take a peek into the home of one of America's favorite actresses: Reese Witherspoon.  A private weekend and holiday getaway, the property which is located in Ojai, is a historic "work of art" by California Architect Wallace Neff.  The property sits on seven acres that include a swimming pool, a barn, [...]

By | August 24th, 2012|Just For Fun|5 Comments

Olympic Village

The 2012 London Olympics are proving to be quite exhilarating (Go USA!!)!  With 10,490 Olympians from 204 countries you've got to have quite a facility to house all of these athletes.  Olympic Village was designed and built for the 2012 games in the Olympic Park that is located within walking distance from the venues.  This [...]

By | August 3rd, 2012|Just For Fun|5 Comments

Modern Farmhouse

Hi everyone! I'm Jessica, a writer for Arcadian Lighting, a wonderful online resource for beautiful and affordable light fixtures. Every day I get to search for beautiful interior design inspirations and then share them on lovely blogs, like Design Style. Today, I'd like to share a collection of serene and elegant modern farmhouse interiors. Farmhouses [...]

By | July 24th, 2012|Just For Fun|7 Comments

Design with Justin Timberlake

Whether you remember him from his singing days, his movie career or even his hilarious roles on SNL, Justin Timberlake is quite a creative guy.  He's expanding on that creative horizon and starting a new home line with his longtime interior designer, Estee Stanley.  HomeMint will feature a collection of home goods and art curated by [...]

By | July 19th, 2012|Just For Fun|5 Comments