Thanksgiving Tablescape Ideas {Rough Luxe Lifestyle}

One of the sweeter blessings blogging brings is friendship with kindred spirits, and it has been my pleasure to connect with interior designer Cindy Hattersley,…

Holiday Fun: Best Funny Christmas Gifs & Wishes

Listen, I don’t know if this random assortment of Christmas gifs are the best or funniest gifs to you, but they tickled me enough to…

Fixer Upper {Winter 2016}

I am back with an update on our Chicagoland cottage makeover which is happily *this close* to being a wrap, though the last few projects…

{DIY} My Christmas Cookies & Fixer Upper Kitchen

My winning Christmas cookie  styled in Country Home magazine It’s time to bake the Christmas cookies,  and after sharing my parents’ Swedish home, I am now sharing the not-so-secret…

Mom’s Swedish Accents {Holiday Decorating}

With all the posting about Scandinavian style holiday decorating, I keep mentioning I grew up in a home with all sorts of Swedish touches…so I…

DIY Wooly Pom Pom Christmas Wreaths

Creating woolen yarn pom poms for wreathsand other holiday embellishmentsis one of my favorite crafty projects. They are innocent, fluffy, retro…andreminiscent of my childhood in the…

6 Tips for an Enchanting Holiday

What a treat to share holiday tipsand magic from my friend Tina ofThe Enchanted Home,a beautiful blog and shop whereclassic, traditional, and timeless designreign supremely…

Simple, Romantic and Thrifty Holiday Tablescape

Since we are back to renovating the fixer upperin full swing, it’s tricky finding time to considerdetails like holiday tablescapes for Thanksgivingand Christmas. Affiliate links…

Holiday Inspiration {a wintry pub party}

Every year, we join close friends in their charmingEuropean style home decked out for the holidaysfor their annual W I N T R Y  P…

Home Tour: Sophisticated Holiday Home {Pamela Pierce}

Interior designer and editor of Milieu, Pamela Piercehas a lovely holiday decor sensibility that moves me.The emphasis? Natural, rustic with modern, and neutrals. Isn’t her…

Holiday Decor 2014: Passion for Pom Poms

Obsessed with tufted wool pom pom holiday wreathssince spying an Anthropologie one a few seasons back,I was determined to create my own this year. The…

White Serene Christmas Tablecape Settings 2014

Hello Lovely Studio I know, I know, it’s October and good bloggers don’t bypass Thanksgiving and the Harvest-acular yadayada. But m’mind skips right to the…