This weekend I decided to play around the house with some decor.
Honestly, my mantel has still had a bit of Christmas up since just last week!!
Our family room has been in a perpetual state of pause since the pretty aqua mirror I hung over the mantel came crashing down last fall.
That was very traumatic.
The mirror has been stuck in the corner- all through the holidays- and only just this weekend got a new home.
The wood frame is so soft, I have been leery of getting the hanger restrung and back up on the mantel.
Plus, I was really digging the vintage fence that I used for our Christmas mantel, so I decided to keep that up there.
I was totally inspired (and always am) by Meg's home.
She has such a great eye and an amazing array of antiques.
I was smitten with the way she displayed a wreath in her home, and I shamelessly copied her idea.
I took one of the monogrammed silver sugar bowls from my collection, and tied it around the wreath with some black striped French ribbon.
I've been re-evaluating my decor style over the last few months-
I love light, bright, girly stuff, but I also love the weight and warmth of wood and leather.
I am wanting to shift a few things in our home towards a mix of those two looks.
(You can see more inspiration on my Favorite Decor board on Pinterest)
I added in a little bit of greenery with a couple elements, but kept a vintage look going with a lot of the other elements.
A couple weeks ago I shared this basket on Instagram.
I found it at one of my favorite places, and was determined to find the perfect spot for it at home.
Wellllll…..it's been more of a challenge than I anticipated, so it's been popping up here and there.
I'm not sure if it will stay put, but we're giving it a try in the family room.
I may add in some big branches.
I also like to believe that this was at one time Beyonce and Jay-Z's….
I'm loving our new mantel.
A bit of fresh, without too much needing to be changed out as soon as the season is done.
I just don't have time to do seasonal changes with everything else going on!
Thanks for your visit~ I'm glad with the buckets of rain coming down today that my only plan is to restock my Etsy shop!
Stay warm and dry!
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