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Create a floral table runner with this easy floral garland DIY

Floral Garland DIY

Set a pretty and elegant table with this faux floral garland DIY! If you’ve been cruising Pinterest lately (maybe a little too often, I admit), … Read more

Make decorating your front door for Valentine's Day and St. Patrick's Day easy with these DIY reversible door tags.

DIY Reversible Door Tags: Valentine’s to St. Patty’s

Today, I’m sharing easy DIY reversible door tags that will take your front entry from Valentine’s Day to St. Patrick’s Day with one little flip … Read more

My dream walk in closet decor plans

My Dream Walk In Closet

I’ve got closets…closets…closets on the brain this week! I’m planning a major closet makeover of my 3 entryway closets this month, and shared my organization … Read more

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Celebrate your gal pals this weekend with this inspirational Galentine's Day Brunch tablescape + bar cart! Decorate in pink and white with a gorgeous floral garland and fun conversation hearts.

Galentine’s Day Brunch Tablescape + Bar Cart

Celebrate your gal pals this weekend with this inspirational Galentine’s Day Brunch tablescape + bar cart! Decorate in pink and white with a gorgeous floral … Read more

XOXO: Valentine’s Date Night Looks

Valentine’s date night is almost here and whether you want to rock a LBD or go fully festive in red, I’ve got some amazing selections … Read more

Black and White outfit with cigarette pants and bell sleeve sweater

The Statement Sleeve

Sleeves…Sleeves..Sleeves…Have you noticed the added attention the sleeve is getting lately? Whether they are frilled, flounced, slit, beribboned, or bell shaped the statement sleeve is … Read more

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Create an organized entryway closet with these 5 tips

5 Steps to Makeover Your Entryway Closet

Create an organized entryway with these 5 steps from my entryway closet makeover A few weeks ago I let y’all in on a little secret … Read more

Organization and storage solutions for entryway closet

Creating a Closet Organization System Out of Chaos

I have a confession to make: my entryway closets look like this! Golly that is terrible! Somehow seeing the photos actually makes it worse. There … Read more

The War in Syria

One of my personal resolutions this year is to appreciate everyday beauty, and for me that means noticing and being grateful for the little things … Read more





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The Staffordshire Spaniel: The Best Mantle Accessory since 1840

Decorating mantles since the 1840s the Staffordshire spaniel is a winsome figurine adding charm and style to any room. Southern Heirlooms Series Part I In … Read more

Explore my Southern Christmas Home on the Simply Seasonal blog hop: Christmas decorating tips, holiday decor, boxwood wreaths, mantle decor, garland, plaid

Hunting the Perfect Christmas Tree

A beautifully lit Christmas tree with ornaments scattered amongst the branches is pure Christmas magic.  Decorating the tree is one of my favorite parts about … Read more

How to give directions like a Southerner

When a Southerner Gives Directions

Ever been on one of those back country roads in the South rambling through cornfields and pecan groves, passing by roadside stands, and circuitously winding … Read more

Don’t know where to start when selecting colors for your home?

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