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Sometimes a (snow)Man is All You Need

I can't tell you how many times I put a little display together, stood back, and thought "it just needs a little something more." Has this happened to you? You're happy with what you created but there is still something missing. You won't be completely satisfied until you figure out what it is. Well, I … Continue reading Sometimes a (snow)Man is All You Need

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Festive Wreath Inspiration for Fall & Halloween!

I want a wreath on my door. People in my neighborhood have nice wreaths, and I get a little jealous when I am driving through. Total #DoorEnvy. I tell myself that we've only been in our house a few months and we still have a lot of settling in to do. So a wreath is … Continue reading Festive Wreath Inspiration for Fall & Halloween!

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Two Fun & Easy DIY Fall Centerpieces

I love a good centerpiece! They make your table look so put together and fresh. Take me to a furniture store and I'll want to buy every table that is displayed with a centerpiece. That's just a fact. But to be completely honest with you, my current "centerpiece" is a pile of mail, surrounded by … Continue reading Two Fun & Easy DIY Fall Centerpieces

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Create a Unique Gift Basket for Someone Special

Handcrafted gifts are awesome! Taking the time to put together a unique and individualized gift for someone is so heartwarming. I don't do it enough, that's for sure. An easy way to give someone a unique gift that won't take a ton of time is to put together a gift basket. After you find a … Continue reading Create a Unique Gift Basket for Someone Special

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Show Mom You “Wheel-y” Love Her with a One-of-a-Kind Gift!

Whenever I try to buy my mom a gift, nothing ever seems good enough! Anyone else have that problem? My mom is a crafty lady. She loves scrapbooking, crocheting, sewing, knitting, etc. When I was pregnant, I shared a quote with her, and a few weeks later she turned it into a cross-stitch. She's seriously … Continue reading Show Mom You “Wheel-y” Love Her with a One-of-a-Kind Gift!

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Get the Look! Cozy Farmhouse #MagazineMatch

I was flipping through a special edition of Country Sampler and came across a beautiful picture  of a living room. It caught my eye for a few reasons: the fireplace is gorgeous, it's farmhouse style, and there are touches of love inspired decor; I told you it was trendy! I love #MagazineMatch because it's a … Continue reading Get the Look! Cozy Farmhouse #MagazineMatch

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#MagazineMatch: Fall Table Centerpieces

Today's inspiration comes from the autumn issue of Cottages & Bungalows magazine.  I was flipping through the pages, admiring the gorgeous fall pictures, and one jumped out saying: #MagazineMatch!  The tablescape is beautiful and perfect for fall, and even has a touch of Thanksgiving with the turkeys between the nests.   I ended up doing … Continue reading #MagazineMatch: Fall Table Centerpieces

One Pan + Seasonal Decor = Endless Options

Inspiration for a blog post can hit at any time.  My latest hit was while I was working on the volume seven interactive catalog.  I was going through checking links, business per usual, and entered in item number G11441 for a seemingly plain rusty scrapple pan. You might look at that and think, "Ok, cool. … Continue reading One Pan + Seasonal Decor = Endless Options

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DIY: Unique Mason Jar Keepsake

Raise your hand if you love mason jars!  In our opinion, a mason jar is  the quintessential country and farmhouse decor piece.  We put a simple display together that will make a great gift, or a perfect mantle piece (if you can't seem to part with it!).  When we say simple, we mean simple...you only need … Continue reading DIY: Unique Mason Jar Keepsake