Decor | Design Styles

Creative Stairs With An Artsy Flair

July 17, 2013

I love the idea of taking stairs and giving them a little flair.  The usual approach is to just wrap the steps with carpet. That’s fine, but it’s rather expected, don’t you think?  Wouldn’t an artsy installation For the book worm,  paint your favorite childhood titles on the front of the stairs to resemble the […]

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Decor | Outdoor Living

Recycled Container Gardens

July 9, 2013

I am fascinated by container gardens. From small boxes to huge ceramic pots, anything can be used to plant flowers in.  I am especially in awe of recycled items that can be turned into container gardens. This is a great idea for a funky garden. Recycled tires painted bright colors and filled with beautiful flowers […]

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Etiquette

Traditional Silver Baby Gifts

July 8, 2013

Silver has long been a traditional baby gift. It’s a custom dating back generations. Today it is considered more of a keepsake gift, rather than a practical gift to be used by the child or parents, but even keepsakes can have practical uses as a child ages. One of the gifts given to me some […]

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