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Pantone Color of the Year 2016: Serenity www.pencilshavingsstudio.com

BHG Style Spotters: Decorating with Pantone’s Color of the Year

By now you’ve probably seen the announcement that Pantone’s 2016 Color of the Year is actually two colors: Serenity (an icy calm blue) and Rose Quartz (an equally pale blush pink). As a color lover, I’m definitely a fan of both but I’m especially excited about Serenity as it’s one of my favorite colors in
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Christmas break pencil shavings studio-13

Archer’s First Christmas

I’m sure I’m not the only mother out there who sighs deeply in relief once all the Christmas craziness is over. Baby’s first Christmas is a big deal and I wanted to do it right and absorb it all.  But now that we’re done, I now feel like I’m on vacation as we enter the
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@psstudio Holiday House Tour breakfast nook - white kitchen - Serena & Lily Riviera bench - West Elm boxwood wreath - Sugar Paper ribbon - Hedgehouse throw stripe pillows - red Tolix chairs - www.pencilshavingsstudio.com

A Boxwood Wreath & Some Holiday Cheer: Simple Holiday Kitchen Tour

The countdown is on – only a few days left til Christmas, and for the most part I am finally ready. I didn’t go overboard on the Christmas decor this year. I didn’t get out all the decorations nor did I get around to Christmas cards and frankly, that’s ok. The tree is up and
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schlage sense entryway

New Front Door & a Schlage Sense Giveaway

One of the items on the to-do list for our house was a new front door as the original door was letting a lot of air escape thanks to a less-than-snug seal. Also? One weird quirk of our house was that the door handle was installed upside down on the inside. So people would always get flummoxed when
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