My Go-To Tips For Setting A Budget Friendly Formal Tablescape

Thanksgiving is a big deal around our house. Partly because I love any excuse to host a large dinner party and cook an abundance of decadent, over-the-top food for my favorite people and partly because it means I get to create my yearly Thanksgiving tablescape! While this year (out of an abundance of caution) ourContinue reading “My Go-To Tips For Setting A Budget Friendly Formal Tablescape”

2021 Holiday Gift Guide

As a person who puts a lot of thought and mindfulness into her gift giving, the holiday season is often an extremely stressful time of year for me since I’m always trying to purchase things that are truly meaningful to each individual and chosen specifically with their likes/needs/wishes in mind. That said, I also knowContinue reading “2021 Holiday Gift Guide”

How To Etch Any Design On A Pumpkin

Want to up your pumpkin carving game but don’t know where to start? Try etching! I switched over from carving my pumpkins to etching my designs a few years ago and I’ve been blown away with how easy it is for even a beginner to achieve really amazing results! Here’s the entire process broken downContinue reading “How To Etch Any Design On A Pumpkin”

Autumnal: A Public Domain Print Shop Special Collection

If you’ve followed my blog for anything length of time you’ll know that my Public Domain Print Shop is a curated collection of FREE public domain artwork I’ve sourced from online galleries and archives around the internet. But the thing is, I can’t include EVERYTHING I find, and there is some good stuff that oftenContinue reading “Autumnal: A Public Domain Print Shop Special Collection”

My DIY Art Deco Inspired Accent Ceiling

I’ve had a love obsession with classic vintage tile for as long as I can remember. In fact, I’m pretty sure I spent most of my last trip to Paris staring at the ground, drooling over the intricate mosaic tile floors from bygone eras. So when we decided to renovate our guest bathroom, I wasContinue reading “My DIY Art Deco Inspired Accent Ceiling”

Spookish Bookish Reads For Fall

Fall is my favorite time of year to curl up with a comfy throw blanket and good book next to a roaring fire, so I thought I’d share a few of my seasonal favorites! While everyone’s tolerance for what is scary varies WILDY, I tried my best to create a mix of books that wereContinue reading “Spookish Bookish Reads For Fall”

Bathroom Meet World, World Meet Bathroom: A Renovation Story

Have you ever wanted to design a bathroom whose inspiration you’d describe as an old english gentleman’s club meets a cabinet of curiosities with a dash of art deco glamor and a good helping of craftsman charm? No? Just me? Cool…. keep reading if you want to see how that played out lol… The BeforeContinue reading “Bathroom Meet World, World Meet Bathroom: A Renovation Story”

Print Shop Artbound: Beauty & The Beast

A few weeks ago I was brainstorming different ideas for where to go from here with The Public Domain Print Shop, and immediately an idea popped in my head that I’ve been obsessed with ever since: Artbounding. If you’re not a hardcore Disney fan, this may make no sense to you. But the quick explanationContinue reading “Print Shop Artbound: Beauty & The Beast”

Print Shop Drop: The Sketchbook Collection

Introducing the SKETCHBOOK DROP! For this drop, I wanted to round out the Public Domain Print Shop‘s offerings by expanding the Drawings & Illustrations Gallery with a few of my favorite sketches currently in the Public Domain! However, before we get into the images (bless you if you’re actually reading the text on this postContinue reading “Print Shop Drop: The Sketchbook Collection”

My DIY “Brass” Freestanding Hose Butler

Is there anything better than taking an ordinary utilitarian item in your home and giving it a bit of an upgrade? No. No there is not. This whole journey started a few weeks back when I saw my friend Diana show off this beautiful brass utility hook she had picked up from Rejuvenation to hangContinue reading “My DIY “Brass” Freestanding Hose Butler”