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Four Tips for Styling a Striking Vignette

Spring cleaning is finished, so now’s a great time to amp up the eye candy on your shelving and surfaces. Creating good-looking vignettes is one of our favorite ways to add character to entries, hallways, and corners. 164 more words

Thinking outside the box.

The sun came out today after four days of rain and storms. So I did what people all over Sydney were doing – hung some washing out on the line. 289 more words



Most people think of “Formal Parties” when tablecloths and napkins are mentioned but this is not necessarily true. There are a variety of table coverings that you can use to accent your dining plans. 419 more words

Always Entertaining

Using Tile In Decorating

Decorating with tile gives you an almost unlimited range of patterns, colors and materials.
The most difficult task may be to decide what kind of beautiful tile best suits your lifestyle and decor. 274 more words

Interior Design

Painting a Piano - Before and After

My friend Anne-Marie has been given a piano, and although it is in tune and plays well, it was a bit battered around the casing and woodwork.  240 more words


Sunroom for Summer!

The weather in Portland has been amazing lately – nearing 80 degrees all weekend! I definitely made time to enjoy the park and be outside. My most exciting weekend accomplishment was finishing my sunroom set! 363 more words



Houseplants breathe life into your home, as well as cleaning the air. Inspire those ideas and put more plants in your home and in your life!