Keep some elements consistent, but vary your heights.
I had the privilege of styling a party for someone that is not related to me! It was quite an honor to be asked by a family that I not only love, but that I hold in high esteem. Ms. Holly and my girlfriend Heidi are a mother-daughter team that are not only smart, but beautiful. I wanted to make sure their event, Ethan and Lindsay’s Rehearsal Dinner, was exactly what they envisioned. Continue reading →
A touch of sparkle contrasts with rustic touches and buffalo check table runners.
Decorations for fall are often displayed longer than Christmas decor. Usually debuting in our homes near the end of September, they take center stage on our tables and porches through the Thursday of Thanksgiving. Continue reading →
Fitzgerald said, “Life starts all over again when it gets crisp in the fall.” Even though the temperatures in the South can not yet be described as “crisp,” they are falling, pumpkins are appearing on porches, and autumn wreaths are being hung. Continue reading →
I love the contrast an oriental rug adds to a kitchen. From www.homebunch.com
I’m currently on the hunt for an Oriental or Persian rug for our kitchen. I LOVE the warmth they bring to kitchens.
Kitchens, with their chrome appliances, shiny tiles, and slick countertops can sometimes seem too cold to me and so unlike the other parts of the home. With fall approaching, I find myself being drawn more and more to elements of warmth and the addition of an antique or Persian rug to the kitchen seems like the perfect touch. It creates contrast, and contrasts are what create interest.
Inspiration from Horchow’s website. This can easily be recreated by you!
“‘I’m so glad I live in a world where there are Octobers. It would be terrible if we just skipped from September to November, wouldn’t it? Look at these maple branches. Don’t they give you a thrill–several thrills? I’m going to decorate my room with them.” Anne of Green Gables, L.M. Montgomery