Decorating Outdoor Spaces (Best of the OE)

Ideas for Decorating Outdoor Spaces on a Budget

Did you check out the amazing projects and ideas shared at this year’s Outdoor Extravaganza? Some of the best yet, for sure! Today, I’m featuring some of my top picks for decorating outdoor spaces on a budget. The season seems to come and go quickly, so anything that’s easy and inexpensive deserves some recognition in […]

Ikea Hack Bar Cart (The Details)

Come see how to transform an Ikea baby change table in to a bar cart for summer entertaining!

Hello there! I shared my outdoor bar cart last week and promised a little tutorial for those of you who want to make one of your own. It really was quite simple once I rounded up all the supplies. The whole jumping off point for this project was this Ikea SNIGLAR baby change table I picked […]

DIY Bar Cart for Outdoor Entertaining

DIY Outdoor Bar Cart- Hack using a thrifted Ikea baby change table.

Is it just me or has May zipped by? I can’t believe it’s already the final week of the OUTDOOR EXTRAVAGANZA! Ready for tomorrow’s link party? I can’t wait to see all your outdoor projects! Before you read on, be sure to check out my vintage tool box planters and country garden party centerpieces if […]

Country Garden Party Table Centerpieces

Country Garden Party Table Centerpieces

Welcome to week two of the OUTDOOR EXTRAVAGANZA! Be sure to check out my vintage tool box planters if you missed last week’s Plants & Flowers party. This time, it’s all about Decorating & Entertaining al fresco style. Over the weekend, we planned on having an outdoor get-together. Then, the forecast called for buckets of […]

Vintage Tool Box Planters

Vintage Tool Box Flower & Herb Planters | Satori Design for Living

Hello friends! Can you believe it’s time for this year’s OUTDOOR EXTRAVAGANZA? If you haven’t started any outdoor projects, now’s the time! I promise you’ll be inspired to whip your backyard (or any part of your outdoor space) into shape. I’ve invited some creative blogger friends to join in the fun. Over the next few Wednesdays, […]

Easy Spring Project: Forcing Branches to Bloom

Forcing Branches to Bloom | Satori Design for Living

Ready to perk up your space for spring? I have an easy project for you today… This one requires a little patience, but nothing compared to forcing bulbs. With branches, you’ll start to see changes in days, not weeks. If you have a tree or shrub in your yard that flowers in the spring, that’s all […]

Setting the Spring Table: Napkins

Colorful and patterned cloth napkins to wake up your table for spring!

Spring is my favorite time to freshen things up around the house. Pretty blooms, colorful textiles and other decorative accessories are quick and easy ways to breathe new life into a space after a long drawn out winter. Last week, I shared some beautiful spring decorating photos, and today I thought I’d show you some of […]

Pretty Spring Decorating Ideas

Spring Tablescape | Dreamy Whites

Yesterday was such a gorgeous day making it feel like Easter is truly around the corner. However, Mother Nature decided to bring back winter today… sigh. That’s the way it goes, right? Thankfully, the days will be getting longer and eventually a whole lot warmer. Until then, there are all kinds of ways to make […]

Ten Minute Project / Crocus Planter

Easy & Inexpensive Spring Crocus Planter Using Bulbs from the Grocery Store.

Although we’ve had a fairly mild winter compared to last year, I can’t help but feel a little hum-drum this time of year. Even if all the snow has melted and it’s warm by February’s standards, I’m craving the beautiful green that comes along with Spring. Branches budding out, bulbs peeking through, birds chirping… it’s […]