How One Piece of Furniture Can Anchor a Room {Sunroom}

There is always a story behind a room,

whether it is how the room came together over time

or came together as a result of a visit to a furniture showroom.

This room was about the showroom and a hubby that loves symmetry and “matchy matchy”

When my magazine feature was recently published in French Country Style magazine,

we both noticed something. Well at least he agreed about “that something”

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A Creative Ironstone Centerpiece and Planter

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Hope you all  had a wonderful week. It has been a hectic one for me of activities and traveling. However, how can I complain about that!!??? While traveling with my hubby, I was able to meet up with two of my great friends who also happen to be bloggers: Mary Alice (Chateau Chic) and Yvonne […]

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Tone on Tone

Tone on Tone . . . I love that look as it is so serene, classic, and exquisite. Well that certainly defines a very special blogger who has an over the top exquisite shop and blog. Have you guessed yet?

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Front Porch for Spring 2015

Spring Front Porch 2015-Housepitality Designs

I gave you a bit of a sneak peek of the porch with my front porch wreaths here. Today, I will show you the rest of the porch dressed for Spring. I began the decorating of the front porch by purchasing two pillows for the settee. The pillows are from HomeGoods and I chose them […]

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Wish Upon A Star and Your Dreams Will Come True

My Magazine Feature

Have you ever wished upon a star? Is gazing up to the beautiful night sky and wishing upon a star the same as gazing up to the heavens and saying a prayer. I think so. As long as I can remember, I always loved decorating. I would sit quietly on a sofa of my parent’s […]

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White Hydrangea Spring Front Door Wreaths

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I was anxiously waiting for most of the pollen to go away before I dressed my front porch. The pollen has been truly a nuisance . . . between the mess and the allergies it prompts. I reached for my go to grapevine wreaths that are oval in shape as my doors are narrower than […]

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Another Spring Makeover in the Master Bedroom

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There was a voice in the background . . . “you just can’t leave it alone!” That said with a smile of course! I am joining 9 of some of my very favorite fellow bloggers today for a Shades of Spring Open House party! Today, I am presenting a bit of another Spring makeover in […]

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Mixing Classic and Trendy Styles

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I am a bit fickle when it comes to design. What can I say, I love it all and try not to blend too many different looks and styles to confuse my interiors. I am truly a classic kind of gal. Give me a great strand of pearls as opposed to sparkly beads and bangles […]

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A Walk Down Memory Lane of the Lucketts 2013 Design House

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Today, I thought I would take you down memory lane of the 2013 Lucketts Design House. The Lucketts Spring Market is around the corner so I thought for those of you who have not seen it, or for those of you who had, you can take a peek again. So grab a cup of coffee […]

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How To Use Vintage Items For All Of Your Planting Needs

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Why buy new things to contain your plants and flowers when you can make the plants or flowers even prettier by using vintage items. So today, I will show you how I use vintage items for all of my plants and flowers. You know those orchids that you can get quite inexpensively at the grocery […]

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