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A Hedgehouse velvet throwbed on the hearth is the perfect place to curl up in front of the fire and wait for Santa to come down the chimney on Christmas Eve. Giveaway at www.pencilshavingsstudio.com

Colorful Christmas: Giveaway #1

In all the hurry scurry of the holiday season, and the scrambling to get everyone else a gift, I thought I’d pull together a few of my favorite things to give away!  First up are these gorgeous velvet throwbeds from Hedgehouse – I’m giving away a sumptuous green velvet one as well as a inky blue/black
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17 fresh Christmas decor ideas borrowed from the Scandinavians​

It’s finally the most wonderful time of the year! Christmas decorating is my favorite part of this entire season and this year I’m feeling particularly inspired by Scandinavian design. Simplicity, texture, crisp whites, natural elements like evergreen boughs or rustic wood, and pops of contrasting color (in small doses) feel refreshing and modern right now.
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Natural Wood Kitchens? Yay or Nay

Internet, remember when we all freaked out a few years ago about brass hardware? And we were all “NOOOOO it’s so dated!” Except … it wasn’t the shiny gross ’90s brass. It was super chic in brushed finishes and sleeker design. Well, gird your collective loins — because wood kitchen cabinets are BACK and they’re chicer than ever.
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Charcuterie tablescape for Thanksgiving - centerpiece ideas - edible centerpieces - www.pencilshavingsstudio.com

13 fall tablescape ideas to break your decor rut

Happy Saturday! Quick reminder – don’t forget to follow along with my Instagram takeover at Better Homes & Gardens this weekend. I’m sharing loads of happy color inspiration… Thanksgiving is only a few weeks away and it’s one of my favorite holidays.  The most comforting thing about any holiday we celebrate is the element of tradition. We always
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