Decorating with Feathers!


Feathers are have natural beauty, drama, and elegance, so it’s no wonder we love using them on everything from floral arrangements to fashion accessories. (Image: Aileen Tran) How dreamy is this wall sconce? (Image: Decorati) I love the magic that feathers add to lighting, chandeliers, and basically all hanging design elements. (Image: Style Me Pretty) …continue reading

Kids Parties: Cookies And Milk


Clever, kid-friendly cookies and milk party for kids. Loving the idea of recycled Frappuccino bottles for the milk glasses. Since the Frappuccino glasses are essentially free…no worries about trying to find a matching replacement!! Here’s an idea and another using recycled Frappuccino bottles.  Le Poppy Design did an amazing job with this milk and cookies …continue reading

Hip, Funky Girls Room


Such a fabulous room with pops of hot pink and cheerful yellow. Isn’t this a great color combo? Lily of Lily Z Design created this fun, hip girls room.  Room found via here.           Echo Lucy Bloom 9-Inch by 18-Inch Hot Pink     Roedeer Color: White            …continue reading

Baby Nursery: Charming DIY Decor


This incredibly charming baby nursery was created by Camilla Jones for her little girl. The theme is birds, muted colors and soft creamy fabrics – most everything has been recovered or is a DIY project. The elements are personalized and most everything has a story or personal touch behind it. Wall color is Pearl Grey …continue reading

Kids Parties: Farm/Barnyard Party Ideas


Julie Parnell found items she had around  the house to help create decor for her sons farm party. Julie describes her party: “When each kid arrived they were given a farmers straw hat to wear. My grandmother made the tablecloth on the utensil table from material and old jean pockets. The centerpieces were created from …continue reading

Girl Parties: Sweet, Charming 1st Birthday


Oh my, this party is over-the-top adorable!! Loving the assortment of fabrics, the message tree, the birds and beautiful touches everywhere. Ideas from this event could also be used for a sweet baby shower. Anna from the Philippines created this delicious looking 1st year birthday party for her adorable little girl. Images by Karen Ilagan. …continue reading

DIY: Plywood Flooring in Kids Rooms


The flooring in this room believe it or not is made of plywood sheets! Plywood was cut into strips to look like planks. The plywood floor looks fabulous and was done for cheap!!! I just love this idea!! This is such a great inexpensive project for a playroom or kids room. The plywood can also …continue reading

Small Spaces…Great Places!


 A small yet stylish room for a sophisticated kid or teen. Great placement of bed and storage built-ins. The rooms walls are mainly white with one wall a bright vibrant green. A pop of color was painted on the ceiling of the built-in cubby bed. There is also another bed to the top left of …continue reading

Oscar Party Theme


Such a fun idea for a teen theme party is a Hollywood or Oscar night. Here’s a couple of ideas to make it really fun. Oscar Bingo free download from How About Orange. Free printable Oscar ballots, invitations,  popcorn bags and candy toppers are made available by Twig and Thistle. Hollywood teen party ideas         …continue reading

Cake Pushups


Pure yummy fun! Cake push ups is the new way to serve dessert. Experiment with different flavors and looks for a fun treat. For more information check out My Cake School. Purchase the plastic push ups containers with lids here.   Owl cake push ups from here.