Handpainted Burlap Pumpkin Fall Door Hanger

Even though the calendar says its fall -- it feels more like winter here in south east Texas.  Brrr....the most recent arctic blast delivered lower colder temperatures that we are just not used to in my area.  Hello winter! Needless to say we have Thanksgiving around the corner and that does mean it is still the fall season.  I remember back in time when you would see Christmas decorations in … [Read more...]

4th of July Mantel Decor 2014

Being that I love primitive country decor the americana theme just fits right into my style of decorating.  I like to decorate for most all holidays in one form or another and wanted to share what I put on my 4th of July mantel for 2014. The mirror shelf hangs right above my fire place.   I like to mix and match colors, patterns, old and new and move things around until it … [Read more...]

{Burlap and Gingham Wreath}

I love burlap, checks and gingham and this combination just makes me feel so sweet inside.  It kind of looks like a peppermint candy, if you will.  :) I am a huge fan of Country Christmas decor and this projects fits in perfectly with the holiday decor around my home. I created this project in about 45 minutes once I had all of my supplies there and readily available. Supplies: 12" wire … [Read more...]

{Mini Rustic Burlap Trees}

Holiday decorating is in full swing around my home and I am really enjoying making a few decor items to add to this year's arrangements. If you visit my home you will find lots of country Christmas decor and so these mini rustic burlap trees fit in nicely. Sometimes I need just a little of "something" to add to something else in a decorating ensemble. I hope that makes sense.  :) I've seen a … [Read more...]

{For the Softball Player} Projects

My oldest son's sweet girlfriend is a softball player and I wanted to share some of the gifts I created for her birthday. For those of you who have been following me for awhile know that one of my favorite things to do when creating something special for someone is to take their likes or what pleases them into consideration.  This is almost always my inspiration for whatever I create for them.  … [Read more...]