Archive | Our House RSS feed for this section
Christmas home tour with Pencil Shavings Studio; Boxwood wreaths, simple Scandinavian inspired garlands, red stripe ribbons, and the soft glow of lanterns.

Holiday Home Tour Part 2: Boxwood & Bows

Part 2 of my holiday home tour is up (see part 1 here)! With our living room newly refreshed from the One Room Challenge, I wanted to keep our holiday decor simple and uncomplicated this year. I loved the idea of having a smaller tree potted in one of the baskets I typically use for
Continue Reading →

Christmas home tour with Pencil Shavings Studio; Chinoiserie-inspired Christmas decor with blue and white ginger jars, red accents, and loads of boxwood.

Christmas Home Tour (Part 1): Ginger Jars & JOY

I’m reeling from the fact that it’s actually December. Twenty-four days til Christmas, and it’s all about us moms making the holiday magic, am I right? So it’s time for a little holiday home tour action. Part 1 is this week, and part 2 with our trees will be next week! Oh — and next
Continue Reading →

Modern American farmhouse in fall at Carlton Landing

Thanksgiving 2016

The fastest way to induce panic in a graphic designer who NEEDS their laptop is to leave the power cable two hours away at the lake. Which means the first half of this week has been a mad scramble to get a new power cord and get everything pulled together. I feel like I’ve fallen
Continue Reading →

Pencil Shavings's One Room Challenge living room reveal, complete with loads of bold blues and accented with red. Check out the full reveal inspired by the preppy regatta stripe rug from Dash & Albert, plus a kidfriendly white sofa.

One Room Challenge: Living Room Details

Thank you to everyone who commented on my One Room Challenge reveal yesterday! Today I wanted to go over a few more details of the room and provide sources, etc.  Feel free to ask any questions in the comments if you don’t see an answer here! PENCIL SHAVINGS FOR JILL ROSENWALD VASE // LIVEN UP DESIGN
Continue Reading →