Inspired by life, Spring/Summer Decor

Nature Inspired Fireplace Mantel

My fireplace mantel and really, the rest of the décor in my home, has been inspired by nature this year. I felt like surrounding myself with greenery and flowers to set a tranquil and relaxing atmosphere. I started by layering empty frames and artwork of various shapes and sizes together. Then I added in ceramic… Continue reading Nature Inspired Fireplace Mantel

Christmas/Winter Decor

Romantic Fireplace Mantel for Valentine’s Day

I decided to continue the pink and green theme for Valentine's day in my living room. With the dark walls and vintage bronze and gold frames, the fireplace mantel has a Victorian feel without being too busy or cluttered. Instead, the heart wreathes and topiaries along with the vintage pieces are appealingly romantic but not… Continue reading Romantic Fireplace Mantel for Valentine’s Day

Spring/Summer Decor

Spring and Summer Mantel 2020

I think we were all optimistic going into 2020. Now, we realize this may be one of the most trying years we have experience in a long time if ever. Well, in times of great adversity, I try to find signs of hope. One of those signs is the fading of Winter and the reemerging… Continue reading Spring and Summer Mantel 2020

Christmas/Winter Decor

The Fireplace Mantel Decked Out with Holiday Cheer!

We have our Christmas tree and fireplace decorated and lit up for the holidays.  For us, Christmas is all about sparkle and shine with metallic's in silver, gold, and platinum thrown in with lots of glitter, and splashes of color here and there.  The video below gives a mini tour of how we decked out… Continue reading The Fireplace Mantel Decked Out with Holiday Cheer!