Decorating with Vintage Porch Balusters

Decorating with vintage porch balusters was fun

as I walked around the house the other day trying to find a special place for them.

I knew that they would look great incorporated in a vignette, or on a mantel;

however, I wanted to do something a bit different.

So what did I do?

Vintage Porch Baluster - Housepitality Designs

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Antique French Enamelware Canisters

Antique French Enamelware Canisters

Antique French Enamelware canisters were staring me in the face on the screen on the computer screen that is. In a Etsy Shop I frequent. Love at first sight. When I saw them in person, I had to call them mine!  They were going to make a piece that I already had, a collection. What […]

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A Great Antiquing Day with Friends

Vintage Radio Flyer Wagon on Sewing Machine Stand - Housepitality Designs

A great day of antiquing with friends was on the schedule today. I am always up for a great road trip along with my friends Mary Alice and Yvonne. Mary Alice and I traveled to Pennsylvania to meet Yvonne for a day of fun and the thrill of the hunt. And that we did . […]

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A Little Girl’s Room Makeover Reveal

Little Girl's Room - Housepitality Designs

A little girl’s room makeover reveal has been in the works for months. We have been working on it a little at a time working with a small budget. So today, my little sweetie and I are revealing her room, her space that she shares with her grandmother when we are crafting. Let’s begin with […]

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Dining Room Hutch Makeover

Dining Room Hutch

Literally, on a whim, I decided that the hutch needed a makeover. The hutch’s contents were pretty much the same for over a year and I thought it was time for a change. But what do I place in the hutch? More dishes? That would not be difficult as I do have plenty of those. […]

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Silhouette, Fairies, and More Pink in a Little Girl’s Room

Personalized Dresser Mirror - Housepitality Designs

Silhouette, fairies and more pink in a little girl’s room was on the agenda this week. Today, I shall tease you with some little updates. A little girl’s room that has taken a while to do, as we have been working on it a little at a time. When we placed, or should I say […]

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The Adventures of the Traveling Pillow

Neo Classic Pillow on Vintage Settee - Housepitality Designs

The Adventures of the Traveling Pillow was playing over and over this past weekend when I received my newly made pillows from my friend Linda. I could not wait to place them in a spot that I thought they were going. Hmmmm. . . do I love it here? Or do I love it there?

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A Super Cute DIY No Sew Lamp Shade

DIY No Sew Lampshade - Housepitality Designs

A super cute DIY no sew lamp shade was on the agenda yesterday. After my sewing group left my house after a day of conversation, food, laughs and not much sewing, my granddaughter and I started on our “no-sew project” for her room. I had some fabric scraps leftover from a project in her room […]

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Beautiful Blue and White

Great Room - Housepitality Dsigns

Beautiful blue and white makes me happy. It was a dreary day yesterday and there was a bag from HomeGoods in the corner of the room staring at me, saying, “let us out!” And I did.

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Early Fall Ideas With A Little Help From My Friends

Fall Front Porch - Housepitality Designs

If there is one thing you can count on is Change and Change is coming… Summer will soon give way to the vibrancy and crispness of Fall for many of us. Change is good, or at least inevitable. Some changes may be hard, but sliding into Fall is never a difficult one for me. While […]

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