In the fall, wreaths are created with magnolias, rosemary, and plums, and gourds are used to create an unexpected garland. Winter highlights cedar, pine, and juniper, yielding unexpected table settings and new wreath shapes. The Wreath Recipe Book provides 100 recipes There are detailed ingredient lists and hundreds of step-by-step photos as well as chapters covering basic techniques, sourcing, and care information. These aren’t just evergreens for Christmas — the book is organized seasonally, with dozens of projects to make throughout the year. $24 – http://www.amazon.com
Nordic style extols simplicity and comfort in an indoor environment. The oldest customs of the people of northern Europe have become a contemporary decorating style. Adapted to the current reality, the Scandinavian style is a hit. Today, Scandinavian style concerns environments where simplicity and comfort prevail. It’s a cleaner decor without excesses, very bright to combat the northern darkness of winter. It is made of straight lines, simple shapes and neutral colors. Colors White is the key color in this type of decoration. Think of the Nordic region: Short and dark days. White helps a lot when it comes to lighting. So white walls are the starting point of this style. Use basic colors like white, beige, gray, brown and black. Fabrics With respect to the upholstered chairs, sofas and pads, use natural fabrics such as linen, wool and cotton. Skins, or imitations of them, appear in rugs or blankets on the couch. They give it a sophisticated touch. They are pieces that prove the authenticity of a Scandinavian space. Objects They are few and good. In …
The small town of Wanship, situated just north of Park City, may seem an unlikely location for a wedding, but thanks to High West Distillery’s incredible new digs and event space at Blue Sky Ranch, that’s all about to change. “I’m in love with this new venue,” says Leslie Price of Leslie Dawn Events. “It’s sophisticated and rustic without feeling cliché. It’s really versatile and the scenery is breathtaking.” Inspired by that stunning mountain backdrop and the aesthetic of the building, Price designed this romantic tablescape for an outdoor-loving couple with a taste for the finer things in life. “I love working within a rustic space, but so many times the décor can take a sharp turn towards a purely masculine vibe. I wanted to bring some delicate elements into the design to soften it up with the use of beautiful organic florals, muted tones, and candlelight,” she explains. She chose a palette of light amethyst and Serenity Blue, but paired the ethereal tones with whiskey-inspired hues, including rust, brown, and a touch of yellow, …
All of us know: children learn through creative play and a teepee makes a great base camp where they can have all kinds of imaginary adventures. A teepee can be a solitary place where children get used to the space to hide, read, role, and play.
Certainly a bedroom should be harmonious , but we do not want it to look any less than unique because of it. Take a look at the twelve super- different bedrooms. Which room do you like best of all? How come?
If you like a charming, simple and cozy kitchen the rustic kitchen can be an alternative. The rustic kitchens match the countryside, the mountains and even to the beach.
Whenever I spot a lovely birch wood tray with a colourful design I always turn it upside down to check if it has been made by Ary. They’re a Swedish manufacturer and have been handcrafting trays from renewably sourced birch wood since the 1950′s. The trays are made from single sheets of birch providing a high quality finish,perfect for outdoor dining and dishwasher safe too.