How to Make A Macrame Plant Holder

Growing up in the 70's meant making lots of macrame crafts. We had several woven art pieces hanging on the walls around the house as did most people. And now macrame is making a comeback after being out of style for a couple of decades. Once again, everything old is new again! Today I'm showing you how I made a super simple plant hanger with a just couple of very inexpensive items. 

purple mason jar with macrame plant holder

Tell Me What You Want (what you really, really want)

Do you ever catch yourself saying things like, "If they would have only asked me I would have told them...". Or has anyone ever said, "If I had wanted your opinion I would have asked". Well, guess what? Today is your lucky day because I'm asking for and really, really want your input on which direction to go with this blog thing. This is your chance to make a difference in what you see here.

Industrial Cart Makeover Project

How to easily transform a boring commercial cart into a stylish industrial piece. Could be used as a bar cart or coffee station. Love the styling! Postcards from the Ridge

Sometimes it's good to get out of your comfort zone and stretch your creativity. Sticking with the same decor all the time is easy, but it can get stale after a while if you don't change things up a bit now and then. Today I'm venturing out of my comfort zone and loving it.

Summer Updates to the Master Bedroom

Since hazy, hot, and humid are words commonly used to describe our summer weather, keeping things light and airy around here in the summer months is crucial. Anything we can do to lighten things up makes a difference especially when it comes to getting a good night's sleep.

Summer Front Porch Decor ~ Procrastinator's Tour

Lazy hot days. Icy cold drinks. Sunshine, laughter, and flowers. That's what summers are made of. Or something like that. We've got the flowers and the hot days for sure. And are sharing some of what summer means to us today on our front porch tour, part of the Procrastinators Summer Porch Tour. Better late than never!

Summer Home Tour

Summer time to me means longer days, fresh produce, and a slower pace. It's about spending a little quality time with my family on vacation and with the girls throughout the summer since they're out of school. Inside the house, it's about lighter colors, fresh flowers, and a casual, relaxed style.

Tips for Adding Summer Touches to the Living Room and Breakfast Room

Here we are in July already. Can you believe it? The summer is half over! And after a busy June I'm just now getting around to sharing our summer decor. Just a few tweaks here and there, but enough to brighten things up and give it a summer vibe around the house. Come on over and take a little tour and see a few simple ways to add summer decor to your home.