Dining Room Colors

Collection by Jeanie Brown

Jeanie Brown
10 Paint Secrets

10 Painting Tips & Tricks You Never Knew

After painting most of our 1970's fixer upper by myself, I've learned a few things about paint these past few years. So, I thought it might be useful to share some of my favorite painting tips with you. These are my top 10 paint secrets that will save you time, money, and just make any paint job a whole lot easier. Enjoy! #1. For easy cleanup use tinfoil on your paint tray. I went through about 20 paint trays before I ever figured this trick out. The next time you need you paint something…

Design Inspiration. Planet Stencil Library.

A lifestyle blog about stencils and stenciling. The designers at The Stencil Library share their design inspiration, projects, passion for decoration and the more photogenic aspects of their lives

very pretty color scheme

Kitchen Remodeling Tips and Facts

Paint Color Trends for 2014 | beautiful shades

Paint Color Trends for 2014 - Whitney English

For over a year, I’ve been working with my friend, Holly Mathis, on updating my house. She’s been a dream to work with. She is full of ideas, but coaches me along, and lets me make my own decisions. Since we have been a on a very limited budget, I’ve resorted frequently to one of […]

(Agreeable Gray by Sherwin Williams, Meditation by Benjamin Moore, Revere Pewter by Benjamin Moore, Sandy Hook Gray by BM, Shale by BM, Coastal Fog by BM, Anew Gray by Sherwin Williams, Mourning Dove by Martha Stewart, Wood Smoke by Glidden, Gull by Martha Stewart)


Im sure Im not really showing you guys anything new with these DIY cupcake holders / pedestals....

Purple lamp...

Purple lamp...

Benjamin Moore Smoke This cool shade of grey pairs well with just about any hue. Perhaps for the home office, den, or bedroom.

Interior Paint Colors

The paint pros reveal which shades are hot for this season.

I love a dramatic pop of color in an unexpected place. Any meal in this dining room would feel like an event! | Photo: Costas Picadas/GAP Interiors | thisoldhouse.com

Reinvent a Room by Painting the Ceiling With Color

Follow our tips for tapping the hidden-in-plain-sight potential of that fifth wall


Dreamy blues…

Blue tones in Italian and French villa interiors

Lets put a little shabby chic decor on the ceiling so you can see my board I did for you!

How Well Do You Speak?

Being a product of school systems that actually taught proper English, etc. back in the forties and fifties —I think it started its decline...

Minty Kitchen


Explore Sündenherz's 274 photos on Flickr!

stenciled wall in corner of teen bedroom

Artistically Stenciled Kids’ Room Walls

Simply elegant and beautifully artistic stenciled walls for kids' rooms from large to small patterns, single and multicolor designs.

window treatments

...the little book of secrets...

Idea, photo, notes, links from the web. Interior Design, flowers, food, places and wedding...

Lace dolie valance. Grandmas hand washed doilies used as a window treatment. Classic. Love!

Lace doilies are cool again!

‘Talk about taking something from the grave to the groove. I grew up with lace doilies at the bottom of my cedar chest because they belonged to a deceased relative, smelled like moth balls, w…

Dining room

HOUSE TOUR: A Washington Home Glimmers With Gilded Finishes And Rich Textures

For a couple on Mercer Island, Washington, designer Kelly Wearstler conjures an atmosphere of dark and moody glamour, shot through with glints of gold

Medallion Stencil (Between Naps on the Porch.net) ~~~ did something similar a few years ago, in a much more country-like design. Still love it!

Stencil Your Room Beautiful: Eye-Candy and a Wonderful Giveaway for Your Weekend

Thanks to all who entered the giveaway from Cutting Edge Stencils. Chosen by random number generator, the winner is: Aurora m. Thanks again to all who entered. If you didn't win, check out the giveaway from Banarsi that is still going on and will be ending soon. Happy Friday! Are you looking forward to your weekend? The Country Living Craft Fair is going on here in Atlanta this weekend. I went last year but I think I may skip the fair this time. I've been invited to a special craft event to…