Wine Corks Decor

Wine is always present when my husband and I entertain, so we have quite the collection in our wine cellar.  I call it a “wine cellar”, but our wine collection is really in a series of racks in a corner of our unfinished basement.  I’ve always thought that wine corks were cool looking, especially when they are grouped together.   One day, many years ago, I saw that some stores were selling wine corks as a decor filler. What?!  I can get them for free if I collect them from our own wine bottles.  So, now each time we open …

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Easy Candle Glam

I’ve always wanted a fireplace and I finally have one in our family room!  In the seven months that my husband and I have lived here, I’ve changed the mantel décor probably four times so far.  I love switching it up and seeing what works best or changing it to match the season or holiday. I adore the monochrome look, but alternatively, you can do as many colors as you like to coordinate with your own décor.  Candle displays are perfect for any time of the year.  Candles coordinate with any style, whether it be a modern, country, or minimalist look. …

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DIY: Cozy Sweater Votives

I know it’s the wrong time of year to inspire you to decorate using sweater textures since it’s almost Spring, but I do have a good reason for bringing this up now… Spring time is right around the corner and some of us might be cleaning out closets our soon.  You can recycle old sweaters as home decor.  For example, I used a sweater that I wore when I was a baby.  My mom found it recently after having kept it all these years.  There was a little hole in it but neither one of us wanted to throw it away …

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