A wreath on the front door sets a warm and inviting tone before anyone even sets foot in the door. It's like a bow on a package that makes you excited to see what's inside. That's why I like to put out a wreath especially when I am having friends or family over. Whether for
See how to preserve leaves using a very easy process. Then, use them in craft projects to decorate your home!
With Fall soon approaching, I have bonfires, pumpkins, warm sweaters, and fresh decor projects on my mind. I'm thinking out with the bright and airy decor from summer and in with the warm and rustic. For Fall especially, I like to incorporate a lot of items from nature. This is what led me to use
Sometimes a bird house comes into existence practically by itself. Or at least from the help of a woodpecker or two. When my husband had to cut down a dead section of a large tree, I didn't allow it to go into the burn pile. This tree had several holes in it caused by woodpeckers.
With all of the farmhouse and rustic bathroom styles I've been seeing, it makes sense to create some bathroom accessories that will compliment this style. It's pretty easy to find rustic accessories in stores but creating your own adds a little more nostalgia. Plus, it can also be a lot more affordable. This tissue box
When it comes to rustic table arrangements, the centerpiece is what really sets the tone. I wanted something simple yet eye catching for our hickory live edge kitchen table. The table itself is decorative enough for me and it's small so I didn't need much. Since candle light always adds a bit of romance to
When it comes to Spring decorating, there are probably more ways than you realize to give your decor a rustic flair. All of the same elements that you use for everyday rustic decor can be incorporated into some fresh Spring pieces. Things like burlap, twine, book pages, nature, antiques, and metal can all be used
I love cooking with fresh herbs and have always thought about making my own herb garden. It's really so easy that I don't know why I didn't do it sooner. Maybe it's because most plants, that I'm in charge of, have a very short life expectancy! I'm determined to turn over a new leaf though
With a bag of pebbles and some branches, you can create some fun art pieces to hang on the wall. That is exactly what I did to create a rustic tree and bird project. It was really very easy and led me to look for other art projects using pebbles. I'll show you how I
If you give more than just a hoot about owls, you might like decorating your home with some whimsical handmade versions. Owls are extremely popular in kids rooms but are adorable wherever you want to place them in your home. I tend to love birds of all kinds and enjoy bird crafts in general. However,
If you like to collect driftwood, you may want to use it to make some of your own artwork. I have a few favorite pieces that I've been holding onto that I love the shape of. There are a lot of different driftwood crafts that you can do to use it creatively. One simple idea
Make these rustic birdhouses using birch trees and tin signs. Rusty tin looks junky at first sight but when made into a birdhouse roof, it looks shabby chic!