Old fireplace

Collection by Wona Gilbert

Wona Gilbert
Benjamin Moore Color "Storm Gray".


We love our world of color, don't we? Nature surrounds us in amazing hues each season. The fresh greens of spring and its blossoms, Summer's bounty of flowers, Fall's warmth and Winter's dramatic contrasts. Each of us has a particular palette we choose to dress in, paint our nails with, and plant in our garden - but when it comes to wall color even the most color courageous among us are stumped. Some of you have specific questions, and I will do my best to answer them or at least lead you in…

3 blank canvases...paint and hang letters over them with ribbon for mantel decor!

The JOY of red!

I’m quite obsessed with touches of red in my Christmas decor this year. I honestly don’t know what the deal is, it’s just appealing to me for some reason. I added bits of red to our family room mantel and it’s all over the kitchen, which I’ll show you soon. You can see our cutie little red and white kitchen tree here. Last week I showed you the decor I added to our bed of all places, and tonight I wanted to show you the mantel in our master bedroom as well. Yes, we have a fireplace in our…

greenery Spring - light and bright


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Stacked Stone Fireplace - Love this!! This is how I am going to re-do my fireplace, maybe a little darker stone though, but love the whole concept.

Designing a Stone Fireplace: Tips for Getting it Right!

Looking to design a stone fireplace? I'm sharing the details of our stone veneer fireplace and the design decisions to think about when planning your own!

blue accent. Décor de Provence

Décor de Provence

If any of you are looking for a beautiful book, you need to get the book This Is Home!!! It teaches you of the art of simple living. That all of our homes are a reflection of what is inside of us, and they should feel like us!! Our homes are gifts - not only for ourselves, but to others and should be shared. What would the world be like if we didn't share with others? We all have something very special to offer, and each one of us is unique!! Love this quote out of the book: "There are few…

winter living room cg

Rugs in the Casa | Centsational Style

I’ve had a lot of questions lately about the rugs in our house so today I thought I’d share a little more about them and some of my favorite sources for rugs. We have hardwood floors downstairs so I have rugs in all of the spaces, and a couple upstairs on the carpets too, just to add ...

Sophisticated Beauty

Living Room Design Ideas

Decorating a living room has never been easier with inspiration from these gorgeous spaces. Discover living room color ideas and smart living room decor tips that will make your space beautiful and livable.

Simple mantle decor

Roundup: 10 Ways to Decorate with Apples

You can count on at least one sumptuous item in the produce department this time of year: apples. They're bright, shiny, colorful, and perfect for decorating your home over the holidays or any day. Apples are a great way to add color and interest to a mantle at the fraction of the cost of cut, fresh flowers. Monica kept it simple with this vignette. Granny Smith was Kim's choice too with this monochromatic display on her mantle. Another monochromatic situation, this one was created for a…

mantle direction

Featured Guest: kreyv (and a giveaway!)

Hi! I'm Jamie from kreyv , and I'm so excited to be here! I am a stay at home mom to one year old Stella in the St. Louis, Missouri area. I ...

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House Tour: Spanish Colonial Revival

Designer Kathryn Ireland adds a splash of color to a Spanish Colonial Revival home in Southern California.

Marble coffee table painted with gray to better fit the living room decor.

Sneak Peek: Jess + Mr. Lively

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