Vintage Glam Christmas Gift Wrap

Vintage Glam Christmas Gift Wrap

Hello there! Yesterday, my son made it home from college for Christmas break, so I spent most of the day chatting and catching up with him. It was great to have all of us under one roof again last night! I’ll be taking a break from blogging starting next week, but before that happens, I […]

Take Pause this Christmas Season

Taking pause this Christmas season

Happy Friday! How are your Christmas preparations coming along? Can you believe it’s less than 2 weeks away? This week, I’ve been shopping and wrapping gifts like crazy. After having the flu last Christmas, I wanted to finish up early in order to stay away from germy places like the mall from here on out. […]

Christmas Inspiration & Holiday Countdown Update No. 7

Christmas Inspiration & Holiday Countdown Update

Wow, this week flew by! I’ve been busy with Christmas projects and plugging away on our powder room renovation when I can. My search for just the right light fixture has been challenging. Hopefully I’ll find something this weekend! I was hoping to share our front porch with you today, but I’m a wimp when […]

Trim the Tree Party

Trim the Tree Party- Handmade Ornaments

Hello everyone! I wanted to stop in quickly today to tell you that I’m over at Clean and Scentsible participating in Jenn’s Trim the Tree Party. If you’re looking for new ideas to decorate your tree, it’s the place to be! My handmade ornament project is super easy and inexpensive. If you’re looking to add […]

Vintage Christmas Gift Tags & More Wrapping Ideas

Vintage Christmas Gift Tags_1B

Do you enjoy wrapping Christmas gifts as much as I do? At the end of October (or sooner), I start thinking about what my theme will be for the upcoming season. Last year, it was a mix of natural, black & red with handmade chalkboard gift tags. This time, I decided to stick with neutrals […]

Our Favorite Things Giveaway!

Our Favorite Things Giveaway!

Today is an exciting day! Why, you ask? I’ve teamed up with some of my creative blogger friends to bring you a fabulous giveaway of some of our favorite things! From sweet treats to handmade decor to crafting supplies, we have ideas for your holiday gift shopping covered. If you’re stopping by from one of […]

Gifts for the Holiday Hostess

Holiday Hostess Gifts- Printed Ikat Bowls

Happy Friday! It’s less than a month to Christmas, and that means party season! Everyone knows throwing a holiday party or get-together isn’t an easy task. Show your gratitude and surprise your hostess with a gift that goes way beyond the usual! I’ve gathered up a few of my favorites. Take advantage of today’s Black […]

Front Porch Decorating: Winter Swag

Winter Swag Outdoor Decorating Project for the Christmas Season

During the Christmas season, I like to keep decorating around our house simple. Aside from our tree and a few tchotchkes, most of our decor is winter-themed rather than Christmas per se. I began this a few years ago when it didn’t feel quite right to start pulling Christmas decor out in early November. However, […]

Woodland Wreath & One Item Project Challenge (Twigs)

Woodland Wreath | Satori Design for Living

I’m thrilled to be kicking off the One Item Project Challenge today. If you recall, I started this series two years ago as motivation to get a few projects done before the busy Christmas season, as well as the opportunity to collaborate with some of my blogger friends. Working by myself from a home studio […]