A Spring Porch and a Fountain

It was time to refresh the front porch for Spring.

I knew I wanted a new look.

The vintage wagon with the background of the vintage door

has been a staple on the porch for a while now. Time for a change.

Spring Porch 2016 - Housepitality Designs

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In The Evening ~ The Master Bathroom

Master Bathroom - Housepitality Designs

In the evening after a long day of activities, it is always nice to know that I can have that Calgon bath to take me away! 12 years ago, when we were working on the plans for our house, there was one thing that was on my “must have” list. A free standing tub.

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Spring Upper Porch ~ 2016

Upper Spring Porch 2016 - Housepitality Designs

I have been patiently waiting for the all clear of the pollen season to be over, so that I could start on refreshing the porches for Spring. Today, I present the upper back porch. One of the three porches that we use the most. My friend Martha who relocated to the Lone Star State had […]

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The Dreamy Bedroom Furniture of Eloquence

Eloquence Furniture Line - Housepitality Designs

Eloquence has to be one of my very favorite furniture lines. Yes, there is a lot of white; however, used in small doses or large, the furniture gives you a sense of calm and elegance. Every chair and sofa that I sat on was comfortable. Definitely beauty, function and comfort. I want to start off […]

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HGTV 2016 Smart Home – Part 3 Great porches and more!

HGTV 2016 Smart Home Porch - Housepitality Designs

Did y’all see the HGTV 2016 Smart Home on TV? Yes, set in the great city of Raleigh, N.C. I am a bit biased as I live in this beautiful area of North Carolina. With shows such as the HGTV Smart Home, I not only watch it as it airs, I also DVR it so […]

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Master Bedroom of Blue and White

Master Bedroom - Housepitality Designs

Today, I am joining some of my very favorite blogger friends presenting some wonderful inspiration and love for the color blue. Blue, a color that is pretty much a constant throughout my home. In keeping with my efforts to transform my home from the Winter decor to Spring, it was time to change out the […]

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HGTV 2016 Smart Home Tour Part 2 ~ Gorgeous Bedrooms & Home Office

HGTV 2016 Smart Home Master Bedroom - Housepitality Designs

Part One of the HGTV 2016 Smart Home Tour presented a tour of the first floor with the exception of the Master Bedroom and Screened Porch. Today, I present the beautifully appointed bedrooms and home office area on the second floor. You are in for a treat, as the HGTV Design Star Tiffany Brooks worked […]

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The HGTV Smart Home 2016 Part I and Serendipity

HGTV Smart Home 2016 Living Room - Housepitality Designs

The HGTV Smart Home 2016 and Serendipity? What does this magnificent home, that I had the great pleasure of touring, have to do with serendipity? Well, I will  explain it all at the end of this post. In the meantime, enjoy the Part I of the tour of the great HGTV Smart Home 2016 located […]

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An Unintentional Centerpiece {Blue and White}

Blue and White Vignette - Housepitality Designs

An unintentional centerpiece happened when I unpacked my HomeGoods goodies that I purchased while in Florida shopping with my sisters. While taking the wrapped items out of the bag and placing them on the dining room table as I unpacked, an unintentional centerpiece/vignette was created.

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Springtime Means Guests

Springtime means guests in our house. Whether it be family or friends. So time to spruce it up a little to make it comfortable and hopefully a bit of home away from home.

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