Rustic Wedding Wine Bar

Wedding Wine Bar

This year my younger sister will be getting married. She has decided on a rustic theme and is very excited to try some new a different ideas for her wedding. This made me start thinking about fun things you could have at a small wedding that would wow and still be functional, bring on the Rustic Wedding Wine Bar!

For this project I received my rustic wood from Walnut Hallow, an online company that sells amazing wood products for craft projects and more! There products are all made in the USA and they have a great focus on the environment.

20150519_085804

I decided to tap into my inner artist and created this wonderful wine sign myself, though I do need a bit more practice in writing on wood with a burner I am really very happy with how the sign turned out. The bar itself is simple yet elegant and you can really customize the look any way you want. I didn’t want to do anything to extravagant as a wedding is complicated enough. This wine bar set up is simple and can be assembled on any surface.  It’s perfect for a small wedding and cocktail hour. Guest can serve themselves and enjoy a great table scape.

20150519_094225

What you need to create the look I have

Place it together:

What I love about this Rustic Wine Bar is that there really are no tools required unless you make the sign yourself, then you would need a wood burner. For the back pallet you will need to attach wood to keep it up, other then that you don’t have to use anything else.

Arrange the items as shown. It’s simple and easy. Of course make sure you have enough glasses and wine for everyone at the wedding.

This project is so simple, all you have to do is layer it up and if your not artistic you can buy a cute wine sayings sign to create the same effect I have!

Are you planning a wedding? What would you do with a few pieces of rustic wood and some creativity?

I would appreciate your thoughts on this post, why not comment?

Share and Enjoy

Event Decorating With Tea Lights

I love using candles in my décor and with a lot of events and holidays coming up I will be doing some unique decorating with candles. Currently I am decorating my home for summer and I found a few amazing ideas that you can use as well to get yourself in the summer mood.

American Summer Holiday Decorating With Tea Lights

 

4th of july

I really love this look. The red and white ribbons add some style to the blue tea lights. I think I would rather enhance this look and do red, white and blue ribbons and candles. Mixing and matching them.

Go a little more rustic with these jar candles! They are so cute and easy to make, just get some canning jars and paint away. If your really good you could do flags instead of stars!

4th of july lantrans

Wedding Decorating With Tea Lights

 

ClickHandler.ashx

I am not planning a wedding soon, but I had to share these cute tea light holders with you. They are just so perfect for a wedding, you have a more classic look above and the princess theme below. I have a friend who the crowns would have been perfect for, too bad she got married last year!  Here is a great wedding décor tip, use LED tea lights in place of candles if your venue does not allow real candles. It’s a great way to get the same look, without the fire hazard. The best part is that you can also use deco poly mesh without worrying that it will catch fire.

wedding tea lights, tea-lights, wedding light

 

Summer Decorating With Tea Lights

 

Okay so I also found a few really cute ways to decorate for summer using tea lights these are a few of my favorite ones. They are just so cool and remind me of a relaxing getaway.

blue tea lights

wood tea lights

coffee and candles

Do you have any great ideas for tea light décor? Share them with me in the comments.

I would appreciate your thoughts on this post, why not comment?

Share and Enjoy

DIY Pallet Planter Box

DIY Pallet Planter

This weekend my sister did this amazing project that I just had to share with you. She got the pallets for free, picked up the plastic container and created this amazing DIY Pallet Planter Box.

pallat planter

 

As you can see from above all she did was nail the pallets together to form a box. Make sure it will hold the container you have chosen.

18825_10155434167565702_6098898108359235614_n

 

Then add your choice of siding to the pallets and paint. Her result is the one below. She added some cute butterflies she found at the dollar store.

DIY Garden Planter

 

She painted it purple to match her front door. What color would you make yours?

I would appreciate your thoughts on this post, why not comment?

Share and Enjoy

bamboo or hardwood

Why you should use Bamboo Flooring

Have you ever wondered why you should use bamboo flooring instead of other flooring. This great infographic I designed should help you figure out some of the great points of bamboo flooring.

bamboo vs hardwood

 

Embed this infographic

<iframe width=700 height=2830 frameborder="0" scrolling="no" style="overflow-y:hidden;" src="https://magic.piktochart.com/embed/5376488-bamboo-vs-hardwood"></iframe>

I would appreciate your thoughts on this post, why not comment?

Share and Enjoy

Hero-Image-728x408

Design Your Space with Loom Decor

**This post contains affiliate links and I will be compensated if you make a purchase after clicking on my links.


Now you can upgrade your home with custom designer decor that won’t break your budget. Up and coming e-tailer Loom Decor enables you to create custom window treatments, pillows, bedding, table linens, and more with the click of a mouse! It’s so easy to create a great new room in the comfort of your own home. Find everything from pillows to fabric and more! Loom Decor makes decorating so easy. I personally have just ordered some free fabric swatches to help a friend with her new living room. She is so excited because she can get on Loom Décor, send me the link and we can do everything we need though the computer!

Shop custom designer window treatments, bedding, accessories and more at Loom Decor!

If you don’t have a designer of your own they also offer design help. So really you can get everything you need in one place. That’s very cool and helpful if your looking to do a small project and don’t have a lot of time.

They have so much to choose from, you can choose from over 400 gorgeous designer fabrics and the latest furnishing styles to create the perfect decor for your home…all at a fraction of designer showroom prices. Your order will be handmade in Nashville, TN with the highest quality craftsmanship and shipped to you in just 2 to 4 weeks.

So what are you waiting for? Get started designing at loomdecor.com.

 

I would appreciate your thoughts on this post, why not comment?

Share and Enjoy

Furniture Items you Cant Live Without

The following is a guest post

Furniture are the staple items within any home. They make the difference between an empty shell of a house to a comfortable, warming environment in a home. The choices of furniture we make are a reflection of our personal taste and style and the type of look and feel we are trying to create within our home is clear with the different forms of furniture we have and the colors, fabrics and accessories we choose. When furnishing homes we often look to the trends, the type of atmosphere we wish to create and incorporate the items that we like.

There are certain Furniture Items you Cant Live Without  live without. They bring so much to the feel of the home and are used for their practical purposes too.

626082_bedroom

Bed

This is one of, if not the, most important piece of furniture you will have in your house. We all need somewhere to rest and sleep and the bedroom is the perfect place to do so. There are so many different shapes and sizes of beds and the choices you make depend on your personal preference and the set up within your home including whether you are single, the size of your room and the décor theme you are trying to create.

593186_soft_interior

Sofa

The perfect addition to the living room, this item of furniture provides the perfect place to sit, rest, relax and enjoy the living room area. Again, the sofa can come in all different styles, colors and shapes depending on your wants and needs. Your family, friends and guests will all be able to make good use of the sofa and it quickly becomes the focal point of the living area.

Coffee Table

The coffee table is another living room accessory that is ideal for practical and style purposes. It can easily fit within any style theme and is the best place for storage and placing items on whilst the living room is in use. The size, shape and color that is chosen will depend heavily on the design of the room and can be placed anywhere within the room and will become one of the most expressive items of furniture in the room.

1424760_patio_2

Outdoor Table and Chairs

Furniture doesn’t just have to apply to the inside of the house. Having outdoor pieces will enable you to use the outside of your home and have it as an extension of the home. Outdoor furniture allows you a place to sit, eat, rest and relax whilst outdoors and even allow you to entertain and provide the same comfort for guests.

Bedside Table

The bedroom can appear bare if you stick to the usual items such as a bed and wardrobe. The addition of bedside tables, that can perfectly match other items of furniture, will offer the added touches to make the room appear finished in a design sense and will give you somewhere to place additional lighting, alarm clocks and bedroom accessories.

I would appreciate your thoughts on this post, why not comment?

Share and Enjoy

Time to Start Your Garden

March is the perfect time to start planning your garden and if your looking for some great tips and ideas to start your garden you may want to check out the internet for some advice that will help you create the garden of your dreams! The only problem with that is there are so many places to choose from that I’m sure many of you don’t know where to start.

I use DigDropDone.com: This site has a ton of amazing bulbs for you to check out and learn about, making sure you know what you are putting in your yard before you do it. The site even tells you where you can plant the bulbs and you can choose bulbs based on when you want them to flower.

Now, bulbs are not only for a garden. I live in a trailer and I use flowers and other plants, including bulbs, in my interior decorating. Plants not only add that touch, but adding plants to your home help cleans the air and plants have great mental health benefits too!

If your not sure what bulbs to plant in your yard check out the Planting Guide available on The DigDropDone website

bulbs

Not excited about bulbs? Check out “Bulbs. Dig, Drop, Done.” – an educational effort designed to excite women about the surprisingly simple beauty of flower bulbs. This is one thing I love about this site they have three women that you can learn from and be inspired by. I relate more to Juliana who is stylish and fun. Though I have a horticulture certificate so I’m not new to gardening! Still style is something I am very into, both for home and self. Flowers are always a great way to decorate your home and they also make great gifts!

I would appreciate your thoughts on this post, why not comment?

Share and Enjoy

$10,000 paint makeover and daily $50 Ace gift Card Giveaway

11046592_843767215670140_3696039459645291995_n

Try new colors and find inspiration for your next painting project with free color samples from Ace. Plus enter for a chance to win a $10,000 paint makeover and daily $50 Ace gift cards If your looking to fix up your home or maybe just do a simple change of paint it can seem like a huge project, but with free pant samples from ace. You can make it a bit better.

Still overwhelmed?

Click here to enter for a chance to win a $10,000 paint makeover and daily $50 Ace gift cards

I would appreciate your thoughts on this post, why not comment?

Share and Enjoy

Summer Dreaming In a Pool

It’s that time of year, we start to think about summer here in the upper Midwest, we really love our pools and after checking out some Columbus Ohio swimming pool ads on my way down to Nashville last weekend. It got me thinking about how I wish it was summer. I miss warm weather and really enjoy spending time outside in a garden or by the pool. I also started thinking about how great pools are to have in your own back yard! Not only are they a great workout and entertainment feature, but they really can make or break a backyard design.

banner_04

What I love most about pools is that you can do so much with the design of the pool. You can have something simple yet elegant or you can do something playful and fun. Maybe you entertain a lot in the summer and you want that wow factor a pool combined with a great entertainment space can give your backyard. Kids also love pools so maybe you want something that is kid friendly and has a nice shallow area for the little ones.

gallery_image_24 gallery_image_21 gallery_image_17 gallery_image_19

What type of pool scape would you like. The more natural look so you have a backyard oasis? Maybe you would like the more classical style with a waterfall. Maybe you would like both! The possibilities with pools are endless and you really can create any style you want.

So my wonderful readers, what is your pool style? I would love to hear from you!

I would appreciate your thoughts on this post, why not comment?

Share and Enjoy

How You Can Clean Your Kitchen Appliances


Source: eReplacementParts.com

I would appreciate your thoughts on this post, why not comment?

Related Posts with Thumbnails

Share and Enjoy