My living room received a calm, and rustic flower element. I made a little vignette in which I experimented a bit further with my Industrial Coastal Cottage theme. Chicken wire, a zinc planter and a serious lantern adding the industrial … [Read more...]
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Welcome to my gallery of decorating ideas. I am a bit of a decorating addict. In my book a new season hasn’t started until I have made at least one seasonal decoration. I love to change up little creative displays on my mantel, my side tables or on my living room table.
You will always find flowers in my decorations, and often lots of beach / nautical details. My color scheme is usually pretty laid back, but once in a while I’ll go all out on the bold colors.
I hope you will love these decorations I did in my home and that they will inspire you to decorate your home too.
Enjoy these decorating ideas!
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Good morning my friends! I have had a three tier basket for some time now, and it has been all over my house by now. I just can’t decide were I like them best. They started their life in my house in the kitchen: As a spot to collect some nice … [Read more...]
Howdie Friends! Everything ok in the parts you call home?Here at Songbird’s Nest, everything is back to normal, or as normal as normal is around here. Tomorrow morning My Love will be off on his bike for a few days with some of his motorcycle … [Read more...]
Hello blog lovers and decorating addicts, I am back, and I guess so are you, or you wouldn’t read this. Astonishing talent for logic, I have! Don’t you think…. A couple of days ago I showed you this old thrifted ladder I had put up in my … [Read more...]
Good day ladies I hope the sun is shining on you today. In these parts of the world it is promising to be a nice Spring day. Although I must say that Spring is particularly cold around here this year. Can I say that we still have the heating on in … [Read more...]
Howdie, good folks! How a ye doing? Still enjoying Spring (or Autumn, hello lovelies down under)? We are in the middle of a climate change in these parts. Thursday we had Summer temperature, yesterday felt like an autumn day and I have been told … [Read more...]
Good day, my friends, I hope you all had a nice weekend and that the Monday Blues has passed your doorsteps. I just snuck in here to have a little chitchat with you all, because I was missing you and I wanted to thank you for the well wishes for me … [Read more...]
Hello Ladies, remember my twig wreath? He underwent another round of tweaking and fluffing and now he is the star of my Spring/ Easter vignette. I unraveled an old little twine wreath and added it to the center to balance it a bit more and then I … [Read more...]
She is here! It is March, Spring has officially sprung and my first Spring decoration is here. The days are getting noticeably longer, the temperature is rising and the buds on the trees are about to burst. And I feel my energy … [Read more...]
My Love is away today to a motorcycle convention with his buddies. And what does mama Songbird do when papa Songbird has flown the coop? Exactly she starts nesting. I was rummaging through cupboards and closets to see what I could come up with to … [Read more...]
Do you agree that anything looks better under a cloche? Well I think so, that’s why I want a cloche so badly. I have been at the look out for one ever since I started thrifting, no luck so far, not even in the ‘this can be turned into a cloche’ … [Read more...]
I did tell you that I love mantels, didn’t I . I think every house should have a mantel. It is such a great focal point of the room and nothing says more ‘home’ to me then a roaring fire on a winter’s day. But sadly my house does not have a mantel or … [Read more...]
Christmas has left our nest. Today I got rid of all the Christmas decorations and reluctantly got into ‘back to work’ mood. Vandaag heb ik alle kerstdecoraties opgeruimd en ben ik begonnen met de mentale voorbereiding op het ‘weer aan het … [Read more...]
Fabric Ornaments Garland on Kitchen Shelves Christmas has entered my kitchen too. Last year I experimented with some red and white accents in the kitchen and I loved that look so much that this year I took it a little further. You have … [Read more...]
Christmas Decorations in Red, Silver and Gold Hello visitor, be Welcome. If you came over from the Nesters Holiday Party we may not have met yet. I am Songbird (but since we are all friends here you can call me Marianne) and I am so glad … [Read more...]
Vintage Inspired Christmas Decorations VintWelcome to my first Christmas tour this year. Since there are a number of Christmas home tours I am participating in, I decided to break it up a bit. Today, as a part of Rhoda’s … [Read more...]
Red & White Christmas Wreath made with Fabric Strips Look at my first Christmas decoration: a ragamuffin wreath. (Of course heavily or should I say heavenly inspired by my first ever favorite blogster The Nesters Ragamuffin garland). Nice, … [Read more...]
These past few days I have been locked up in my studio, knee deep in glitter, glue and wrapping paper. And I have loved every minute of it. I can’t show you yet what I have been up to, because I have been busy preparing for our St. Nicolaas fest. … [Read more...]
Glass & Mirrors Table Decoration for Christmas Only two more nights and it will be Christmas morning. I wish you all a peaceful Christmas with lots of love, laughter and fun. Enjoy the Christmas break! The new year … [Read more...]