Six Coastal Decor Tips

It’s not surprising – considering my love for the beach – that my house has a beachy vibe. If you’d like to add a coastal feeling to your home here are some ideas: Use light neutral paint colors. My walls are off white and light gray. Moldings are white. Sand beneath your feet – butContinue reading “Six Coastal Decor Tips”

Six Ways to Bring the Beach into your Home

The beach is my favorite place and I’ve decorated my house to reflect that. Here are six ways you can bring the beach into your home with links to six DIY projects. Beach Signs A sign says it all! Learn how to make the “beach lover” sign here. Similar items available on Amazon: Click image for details. Pops of ColorContinue reading “Six Ways to Bring the Beach into your Home”

Some of my favorite Fall projects…

Happy Thanksgiving! My Fall mantle has become a mini gallery of some of my favorite Fall projects: sunflowers, Fall leaf, watercolor and ink leaves and the “give Thanks” Thanksgiving sign. I think tomorrow I need to start on some Winter/Christmas projects! Enjoy your day with family and friends! Eileen

Beach Lover Wooden Sign

I bought a piece of wood and had it cut into pieces at the hardware store. Using acrylic paints – teal and white – I added streaks of both and blended them, to get achieve a beachy, sun bleached look. I set up the lettering on the computer and outlined it. Last time around IContinue reading “Beach Lover Wooden Sign”

St. Patrick’s Day Mantle

Ah it’s March. Spring will be here soon, and warm weather I hope! St. Patrick’s Day is also around the corner. I love decorating the mantle in my family room for the season/holiday. This year, I added to my mantle a couple of homemade projects. You may remember my Irish Blessing sign, created using aContinue reading “St. Patrick’s Day Mantle”