Thistlekeeping - Thistlewood Farm
I knew the Olympics were coming. I remember discussions and promos and pictures of rings and vague references to summer 2016. But I had no idea they were next month until I watched the Olympic trials last night. I turned on the television and there was Bob Costas who never looks any older and the […]
Blue and White Crush
Blue and white, I've got a crush on you! Always have, always will. This popular color combination is one of my favorites. I love its familiar yet surprisingly fresh vibe. On Swedish gray surfaces, blue and white looks effortless and lovely. It's cool, calming and crisp against the Gustavian palette. On period brown furniture, I can always count on blue-and-white accents to jazz up these classics. Whether used unabashedly or sprinkled here and there, this color scheme is timeless, versatile…
10 Best Storage Pieces - Mad About The House
Following on from yesterday’s post on the secrets to an organised home and the need – all right my need – to declutter before the end of the year, I thought we would focus on good storage today. Also – good to have a break from the relentless tinsel-tinted coverage everywhere else no? So first…
Arbor Art Printable Set
A free downloadable printable set of vintage arbor art for use as wall decor perfect for summer or year-round. True story: One of the biggest reasons we bought our house was because of the trees. It’s funny how that becomes the one thing you miss when you live in a neighborhood without them. Our last ...
DIY Custom Plate Rack (For !) | 11 Magnolia Lane
Easy DIY tutorial: build your own custom plate rack to fit any wall in your kitchen. pantry, or dining room for under $40.
How To Build A DIY Plate Rack Out of Scrap Wood
Learn how to build a wall-mounted DIY plate rack out of scrap wood! Display your heirloom dishes with style with a DIY plate rack with step-by-step plans.
Stylish China and Platter Shelves
Got plates?! Yes, we all do! And hopefully, you've got some pretty ones that you'd like to showcase. Here I have picked some favorite plate storage ideas. My favorite is the first photo, a plate rack from Bunny Mellon's home - it's not the shelving that's spectacular, but the colorful hues of the pieces she is displaying: