Holiday

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Vintage Stitched Christmas Card Art

Don’t you love those old colorful Christmas Cards? I think they are so sweet – and sometimes funny too! The illustrations are so sweet – and definitely perfect for my vintage loving heart. I was browsing around online and came across this darling Vintage Bells card. Isn’t it great? I…

Downton Abbey Inspired Tea Party & Giveaway

This weekend we had a Downton Abbey Inspired Christmas Tea Party! World Market had a big #DoTheDownton Virtual Tea party on Sunday and we just had to join in. I am always up for a party – and add in that it’s a tea party inspired by my new favorite show?…

Christmas Fabric and Paper Gift Card Holders

Colorful Stitched Gift Card Holders

I just love giving gift cards for Christmas – it makes it so easy for the person to choose something special that they really want! But I also love dressing them up so they are packaged in cute ways! I’ve partnered with Target today to bring you a cute idea…

DIY Christmas Santa Wreath

Ruffled Santa Wreath

I have been having so much fun decorating the front porch on our little farmhouse! It’s a new experience for me and I am loving it! Well now that Fall is over that means it’s time for new wreaths for the front doors. While I usually don’t repeat wreath ideas,…

DIY Snowflake Necklace

“Chalk” Embroidery Snowflake Necklace

I have a fun Embroidery project for you today! This sweet little “Chalk” Embroidery Snowflake Necklace is so cute and easy to make. It’s got a fun chalk art style to it – but you don’t have to worry about it disappearing – it’s stitched with embroidery! The little snowflake…

Floral Christmas Sign

DIY Merry and Bright Christmas Sign

You know I’m all about the vintage look around here – I just love making things that have that style but have a fresh look to them too! This DIY Merry and Bright Christmas Sign is all dressed up with some vintage style roses but it has a fun updated…

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25 Adorable and Free DIY Stockings

Even if you aren’t diving right into Christmas decorating – there is nothing wrong with getting started on your Christmas sewing! That way as soon as that last Thanksgiving dinner plate is washed and put away – you can haul out the decorations and have a party!! Oh – and…

Fun Woodland Fall Mantel

Woodland Fall Mantel Display

I am excited to show off my Woodland Fall Mantel Display today! We don’t put up Christmas until Thanksgiving weekend – and since the Halloween mantel came down I couldn’t just leave it bare. That would be sad. I’m really happy with how it came out too! It’s was really…

Sweet Woodland Necklace

Sweet Woodland Acorn Necklace

I have been going a little nuts (ha) lately over the fact that we have an oak tree in the backyard now. With actual acorns. I’m like a squirrel with the collecting. Having lived only in the west this is a whole new world! (sing that to the Aladdin tune…

DIY Fall Fabric Pumpkins

Colorful Fall Fabric Pumpkins

Last weekend I packed up my Halloween – much earlier than normal actually (I was shocked at how efficient I was) and have to say I was a little sad to see it all go. Things were looking a little bare – it’s that lonely time between Halloween and Christmas….

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Ultimate Holiday Gift Guide for Teen Girls

It’s time to start thinking about Christmas shopping! I don’t know about you but I can always use all the help I can get coming up with ideas for gifts. Well you’re in luck because I’ve gotten together with 22 other bloggers to bring you the Ultimate Holiday Gift Guide –…

Vintage Syle Winter Wonderland Wreath

Vintage Style Winter Wonderland Wreath

Well I am super excited to share my new Christmas Wreath with you today! If you have visited here before you know that I love things with a colorful retro feel to them – so this wreath was a perfect fit for that vintage style! I am just all in…

Black and White Halloween Pumpkin and Crow

Stacked Halloween Pumpkin Tower

I seem to be on a Black and White color scheme for Halloween! I just love the contrasts and I think it gives things more of a vintage feel – and you know I’m all about that. Well today I have a super cute new Stacked Halloween Pumpkin Tower to…

Rest In Peace Halloween Treat Boxes

Death by Candy Halloween Treat Boxes

So now that my daughter’s away at college, I get all the fun of buying treats and making up fun gifts for her to keep her supplied in goodies and things for her dorm room. Don’t get me wrong, I’d rather be doing all those things for her here at…

Halloween Mantel Black and White

Vintage Black and White Halloween Mantel

I am so excited to show off our Halloween Mantel for this year! This year we’re in a new house! So I have this amazing antique marble fireplace to play with and this dark red wall. Which I confess I would rather not be red. But I am totally up…

Eeeek Spider Wreath

Eeeek! Spider Glam Halloween Wreath

I love decorating for Halloween and I love decorating with a Victorian/Gothic style. Oooh – and I love anything inspired by the Haunted Mansion at Disneyland. There is so much room for inspiration there! Today I have a not-so-spooky Glam Spider Halloween Wreath to add to my decorations this year!…

Burlap Lace and Ruffles Wreath

Ruffles and Burlap Fall Wreath

We just moved across the country this summer from California to Tennessee so I am having a lot of fun setting up our sweet little farmhouse and exploring the area. I am so ready to experience our first real Fall – we don’t exactly get much of a season change…

DIY Fabric Pumpkins

DIY Striped Fabric Pumpkins

Eeeek! Halloween is just around the corner! I am having so much fun pulling out all my spiders and skeletons and other spooky stuff. I’m working on making some new things too – like these fun DIY Striped Fabric Pumpkins! I’ve been wanting to make fabric pumpkins for a while…

Easy Gift Card Stockings

Christmas Gift Card Mini Stockings

I have a fun Christmas in July project for you today! These sweet little Christmas Gift Card Mini Stockings are suuuuper fast to sew up – and they are the perfect project to make up a few months ahead, just to have on hand! If you are anything like me, when…

Patriotic Pom Pom Wreath

I am so excited for today’s project!  I am sharing this fun new Patriotic Pom Pom Wreath today – and I am so in love with all it’s fabulous pom pommyness. But I have something else super fun – I’m taking part in a huge Ultimate Red White and Blue party with over…