spring colors

Pantone Spring 2017 Picks for Kids

Hot on the heels of last September’s Spring 2017 New York Fashion Week, the Pantone Color Institute released their legendary Fashion Color Report, stating the shades of the season. Ranging from nature inspired hues to exotic jewel tones, this season truly has something for everyone to love… even the littlest members of your fashionable family! …

Four Home Decorating Trends for Spring

1. Pastels with Edge Sorry, Steel Magnolias fans, but “blush” and “bashful” are getting a vibrant new edge in 2015! Pairing soft babydoll hues with bright pops of color will result in creating real wow-factor and freshness to your home. Add tiny touches of neon or bright décor for an even more modern look. We …

Get Your Porch Spring Ready!

Judging by the rejuvenating return of sunshine, cheerful chirps of birds and fragrant floral scents floating in the air, we’d say it’s safe to say spring is officially in full swing!  And we’d be willing to bet that (aside from any potential pollen induced buzz kills) you’re about as stoked as we are that spring …

Top Picks for Easter Entertainment

Dying eggs is one of my family’s favorite Easter time traditions! We can hardly wait to see the finished product after dipping, striping and sometimes even sprinkling them with glitter. (Oh my!)  In addition to participating in this long-standing tradition, my daughter and I have caught a case of spring fever and are excited to …

Outdoor Style

It’s finally spring! Time to break out of our winter hibernation and get outside! Want to give your outdoor space some style? Here are some ideas and why they work. I love this back porch from Refresh Restyle. Why does it work? Bright colors – I love bright colors that complement – not overtake – the outdoor …

Five Ways to Welcome Spring!

We’ve had a handful of balmy days here in Georgia, and I’m now officially longing for the warmer days to come and stay.  Spring is a great time to hit the reset button around your home; so let’s embrace the first day of spring with some “to do’s”! source 1.  Take it outside.  Even if …

Done in a Day (or Less!): Easy DIY Watercolor Shamrock

While we long for that spring weather, it’s time to refresh our home decor with some fun touches to welcome warmer days.  If you’re like me and the spring schedule ramps up long before the temperatures rise and buds pop out,  you need quick and easy projects to reset your home.  Today I’m sharing one …

Five Ways to Brighten For Spring

We’ve had so much cold weather this winter, I don’t think spring can get here soon enough!  And I know I’m not alone in that feeling.    Even though the days are still gray and chilly, I have a few tips to help you get your home ready to fully embrace those warmer days that are …

DIY Pastel Painted Eggs for Easter

Sometimes the best holiday decor is the simplest.   While I don’t decorate for every holiday on the calendar, at Easter I love to incorporate a simple touch on my table or mantel. This year I had a dozen wooden eggs just calling my name.  You can find these at any craft or hobby store.  For …

Fresh Mint

Ahhh Spring! I hope you’ve gotten a taste of fresh air, warmer sunshine and budding blooms where you are, but if not, adding a touch of mint to your home will usher in the feeling of the new season. And bonus: you’ll be right on trend! Mint is coming on strong for Spring 2013, in …