Tag Archives: interior design

Goodbye 2018!

Hello 2019… I just returned from Colorado one of my favorite places to visit! I had a great time and always love seeing my friends! One of my favorite places when I visit is main street in Parker, Colorado. It’s like a Christmas movie! Luckily, I held off a cold I picked up until I […]

Keeping it Faux With Fur

I love animals and I love rustic decor. So, I keep it faux with my home decor. I love fur, I work with it in a lot of my designs and I have it all over my own home… but it’s exactly that…faux. Faux fur is that perfect texture that compliments anything in a room, […]

An Outdoor View, Faux Fur and A Few Accessories

I happen to have a thing for huge windows and a view…..that is everything to me…..add some cute accessories and a little faux fur and it makes the perfect cozy spot! A cozy spot is a personal thing. It makes you feel happy, warm and secure. It motivates you, gives you hope and allows you […]

Neutral and Natural Decor, Re Purpose, Reclaim and Salvage

When I see a photo like this I don’t think oh look at the sofa or what a cute coffee table…. I think: wow look at all that wood and texture and how the beams form their own design all the way up to the ceiling…. and look at that natural light coming in through […]

Flea Market Home Decor Inspiration

OK, so I just have to share….  My friend sent me this pic of the gallery wall she did with all of her finds, treasures, and memories! The cool vintage furniture, the accessories, the rugs,..everything. Now if that’s not some serious flea market, junking, thrift store scoring, treasure hunting inspiration I don’t know what is! […]

Modern Farmhouse or Farmhouse Modern?

Yes, I am obsessed with wood beams and their beauty. I also like my modern farmhouse with a little less modern but there is a fine line with doing farmhouse style to keep it current. This brings me to my texture rule….  Too much wood and texture seems outdated. But just add a touch of […]

Somethin’ bout a truck

Somethin’ bout a truck…. Ahhh the romance of something so classic and rustic mixed with something so beautiful…. That truck has miles of memories and the flowers are so fresh and new. Adding a touch of new to anything old brings it back to life.  It wakes up the past stories that might have been […]

A New Twist on the Metal Chair

So I just saw these chairs in a HGTV photo and I am obsessed! I love a metal chair paired with a big wood farmhouse dining table. Mixing up textures is what creates interest and turns your space into a wow. If you want to really mix it up and put yet another spin on this […]

I love a Chippy Distressed Sign

Who doesn’t love a good chippy, distressed sign? Of course I love to rescue anything that is distressed and add a little new life to it! This week was busy with custom sign orders at The Striped Barn. I love doing signs because there is no end to the words, themes, colors you can create.  […]

Adding Texture “Rustic Farmhouse Style” to Your Home or Event

You love the “Farmhouse Style” trend which has been around since “Fixer Upper” started ….thank you Chip and Joanna! And yes its here to stay! Maybe you want to add a few pieces to make your existing style a little more inviting or to add some texture and interest to your modern or traditional style […]