How-Tos and Inspiration
Here’s a great holiday decorating idea that not only looks stylish, but can be pulled together in a matter of minutes. Simply frame a holiday card and hang it up or display it on a sofa table or a dresser to create a festive vignette.
While watching design TV shows, have you ever noticed that they rarely show you how to hang things up? All you see are people hanging art up, the hooks are already in place. Why is that? Well, it’s simple, it’s because hanging stuff is HARD. It means putting holes in walls and we all know how scary that can be. It’s scary because you don’t want to miss your shot and end up with a bunch of mistake holes that you’ll have to cover up. Arghhhhh…I
Do you ever get the feeling that something is wrong with how your living room or any other room in your house is decorated, but you just can’t seem to put your finger on the problem? Here’s a tip that never fails to diagnose the problem.
Next time you have guests you want to impress, fold your dinner napkins into stylish pockets to hold the silverware. It takes only minutes to do, but shhh...that's information you don't need to share. Place the folded napkin onto a dinner plate, insert the silverware and you're done!
During the holidays, my husband and I often go out to friends' houses for dinner and we always bring wine. Instead of buying traditional wine bags, I decided to make my own wine covers to add a personal and festive touch to the hostess gift this year.