Holiday Inspiration: My Friend’s Country House Decorated for Christmas

As promised, a few glimpses of my friend’s merrily decorated home where we enjoyed a festive juletide evening. Check out the authentic vintage baby santa suit……

My House: Minimal Holiday Decor

hi. i’m having kind of a quiet day today. i’m a little weepy… but not sad. i feel a little vulnerable like this little light…

My Art: Where My Art Lives {French Country Home}

Today I’m sharing a peek of a close friend’s house, and (big surprise) I forgot to photograph the collage I created for her when these photos…

My Home; Minimal Holiday Decor

December means remembering that little details, that the small things, aren’t so small afterall. Bringing just a bit of earthiness in the form of twigs and branches…

Decor Finds: Vintage and French Grainsacks

Revisiting vintage linen-hemp grain sacks from France today for their beauty and also to offer a few from the 1930s up for sale.     Dated,…

My Home: Simple Minimal Holiday Decor

Join me for a peek around the house, won’t you? TRUTH: These are peeks of decor last year (2011). I have rarely planned or thought out a holiday…

My Home: Hello Lovely Basement Makeover {reveal}

It took much longer than expected, but except for some closet organizers in the larger bedroom, the basement makeover project is complete! You can read…

DIY: Hello Lovely HOLIDAY COOKIES {my not so secret recipe}

It just isn’t possible for this sweet tooth blogger to wait until December to get stoked about holiday baking. And I don’t keep any of…

Personal Reflections; Random

Life is moving fast, and the moments we slow down to savor the good stuff are honorable and make it rich. Wanted a photo with this treasured…

Interview with Textile Artist SARA ORME

Loving what the creatively driven Sara Orme of Worme Woole writes in her description of these charming woolen hand warmers: “Give these handwarmers to someone…

Decor Finds: My New Necklace by Asa Daxberg

Splendid Willow Avenue Meet my new favorite necklace. find it here Any idea how special this gorgeously greige lovely with the sterling cross is? Recycled…

Decor Books: Handmade Home by Mark & Sally Bailey

 Handmade Home shot by the brilliant photographer Debi Treloar got me thinking about how much handmade has influenced me in recent years. Handmade Home is an…