Its been busy around here. Serar’s Christmas party was this last weekend. Making candy for presents with lots and lots of unusual mishaps. My mom’s house finally closed (that’s a story for the record books and perhaps a future post…ugh!) Just to name a few. But we have also been finishing some last minute details to make Kate… Continue reading
I saw this amazingly simple card holder last year on. Sadly, I don’t remember where but it did make an impression on me. And when I decided I wanted to do a Kate Spade inspired Christmas, specifically her Live Colorfully line, I knew exactly what I want to do using it as the base design for a Kate Spade Inspired… Continue reading
Perhaps it should say cheese? In this family we leave wine and cheese for Santa. What can I say, Santa needs a break from all that sugar and lactose. But tradition states Santa gets cookies. So you can’t have Christmas without a cookie plate, right?
With my Kate Spade inspired Christmas, that left me with a couple of options. Dots… Continue reading
So I got this brilliant idea that I wanted to make the majority of our Christmas décor this year since I figured rustic elegance as a theme would be pretty easy to accomplish. I’m starting to wonder where I get these harebrained notions – one of which was to create a burlap wreath on a wire frame for our front… Continue reading
So as I mentioned last year in my post on the Acorn Ball Ornament, this year I would be doing a more rustic themed (although it must be elegant too) Christmas decorating. In fact, I’ve been working on it most of the year. Seeing as how Southern California is know for palm trees, not pine trees, its taken about… Continue reading