Fabulous DIY Faux Antique Barnwood Mantel - Giddy Upcycled
I love the look of rustic wood, barn wood, driftwood – anything that looks like its old, natural, and just oozes character. If you saw my recent Family Room Makeover Reveal, you saw my old oak mantel. We have oak ALL OVER our house – I’m sure it looked great at one time, […]
How to Decorate a Mantel
The question I am most frequently asked is, "How do I decorate my mantel?" Well, I'm certainly not the best mantelscaper in the blogosphere, but I might be one of the most enthusiastic! Decorating your
Pretty in Pink & Gray: Valentine's Day Mantel - A Wonderful Thought
I can't believe Valentine's Day is right around the corner! Check out my Valentine's Day mantel for some inspiration for decorating for the big day.
DIY // Valentines Day Mantle
My Valentines Day Mantle is done! Hope you enjoy and have a great Valentines day! Make sure to visit my full tutorials here: DIY // Valentines Day Love Sign DIY // Valentines Day Heart Ribbon Wreath (This post may include affiliate links. If you buy something I receive a small commission of your purchase. Thanks…
I hate blogging about unfinished projects, but I'm going to anyway. Warning! Lengthy post ahead. This is the story of our "fireplace". I put it in quotes because it isn't actually a working fireplace. But it's close enough to call it one. When we moved in, this is how it looked. The fireplace was big and ugly and useless. The fake logs lit up and made a sizzling sound. My father-in-law brought over a sledge hammer and went to work breaking up the entire fireplace. I used to have photos of…
Getting Ready To Party-Mantel Inspirations
Are y'all getting ready to party this evening!? Starting at 8 p.m. my first annual Holiday Mantel Party will be kicking off! Till then here are a few inspiration pics to get those creative juices flowing! Source Not Known Source Not Known BH&G Atticmag See y'all this evening!
FARMHOUSE CHRISTMAS MANTEL - StoneGable
This is the third Christmas Mantel I have done this year! And the final one!!!! I’ve been trying to get just the right balance of farmhouse look and Christmas cheer! The black chippy shutters are a permanent fixture on the mantel, but the old crusty window is a new addition, found in the dark more »
here's something extra cozy about spending winter evenings surrounded by soft, ambient lighting, a good book and a warm beverage. If you're looking to up the magical moodiness of your home, try creating one of these bright DIY ideas. And don't worry about safely swapping out an uninspiring light for one of these new versions. Just follow these easy instructions and you'll be surrounded by homemade, lovely light in no time. (Image: eHow) 1. Make a Table Lamp From Marble Tiles If you love the…
How to Build and Hang a Mantel on a Stone Fireplace
Hey guys! I have been dying to share this tutorial with you all! I built and installed this mantel for about $100! This is a project that I have had planned since we were building our