Simple Blue & Blooms Spring Mantel (Ringing in Spring Home Tour)

Excited to share my spring mantel and some more spring décor today as part of the Ringing in Spring home tour!  14 home bloggers are sharing spring touches in their homes over the next few days.  There has already been some beautiful spring inspiration shared like this wreath and décor from Vidya at What’s Ur […]

Winter white + green mantel dressed in candlelight

I have been teasing you for a few days with pictures of my winter mantel…  But no longer… today I am revealing it all! The vision for my winter mantel started back before Christmas when I saw Donna at Funky Junk Interior’s Christmas mantel with illuminated old windows.  I knew right away that I wanted […]

Seasonal mantels of 2013

I recapped some of the top posts of 2013 in this post if you missed it.  BUT I thought it would be fun to do a mantel recap post too! You know that I love to decorate my mantel for seasons.  I did it before I was blogging, and would do it even if I […]

Red and JOYful Christmas mantel with natural elements

Running out of time to share the rest of my Christmas décor with you!  I know some of you have been waiting and wanting to see my Christmas mantel… so here it is! I had planned to do something totally different but ran out of time to make that happen.  But I really do like […]

31 Days of Fall Inspiration: Fall mantel

This post is part of a series – “31 days of Fall Inspiration”  You can read all the posts in this series here.  And to make sure you don’t miss anything you can sign up to have every post sent to your email or follow me on facebook. Let’s kick off this series by sharing my fall […]

Fall project round up

Judging from the conversation on facebook last night,  Post by The Frugal Homemaker.   …many of you are still experiencing summer temperatures or holding on to those last few days of summer.  BUT, for those of you that the weather has already turned cooler, or who are longing for the weather to turn cooler, or […]

Cottage or Coastal themed decorated mantel (1 mantel decorated 5 ways series)

So I saved the best for last    Ok, not really but out of all the mantels this is probably my favorite and it is the one currently displayed in my home until I decorate my fall mantel in a few weeks.  For one reason because I am still hanging on to those last days […]

Classic Black & White family photos mantel (part of 1 mantel decorated 5 ways series)

So today’s mantel is a bit different.  And I didn’t necessarily have the perfect components to show you but I worked with what I had.  The vision I have for a mantel like this is a collection of family photos all layered on top of each other and grouped together on the mantel.  They could […]

Vintage or Eclectic decorated mantel {1 mantel decorated 5 ways series}

Day #3 and mantel #3! Today is more of a collected look – one where you can showcase a few of your favorite things or pieces of your favorite collections.  And it has a vintage feel because of the old window, blue ball jars, old grapevine wreath, old Pepsi crate, and antique scale. I used […]

Modern styled all-season decorated mantel {1 mantel decorated 5 ways series}

Back with day 2 of the mini series – “1 mantel decorated 5 ways in 5 days” Today I am sharing more of a modern/contemporary/clean version of an all season decorated mantel.  At least as modern as this non-modern girl can get! Simple, more sleek accessories.   I left the hearth very simple with some baskets […]