• HOLIDAY,  HOME DECOR

    Christmas Tree is Up Early This Year – Red and Gold Theme

    Christmas is my favorite holiday and even though I know it seems early to put the christmas tree up, we still did it. We used to bring it up on the Saturday after Thanksgiving but we wanted to enjoy the Christmas spirit longer this year, hence the decision to do it early. I decided to go for festive colors this time – red and gold – what can be more festive than that. All the decorations that I put on there were old and were mostly purchased from Hobby Lobby when they did their 90% after Christmas Sale. On our tv console fireplace, there goes the nativity set and right…

  • DIY,  HOME DECOR

    [DIY] Photo Canvas with Texture

    A long time ago, I had a love-at-first-sight when I saw this beautiful room with large canvas photos from houzz. Eclectic Living Room by Sandy Media & Bloggers Michelle Hinckley This is from 4men1lady & on her faq page, she mentioned where she got this large photo canvases from. So I clicked the link and I almost passed out with how insanely expensive photo canvases are! I was kind of looking at 16×20 and it is $450, although you can really tell the quality of it, really beautiful, but the price? not so beautiful. Though on other stores like shutterfly, 16×20 are something like $89.99. From then on I have been searching high…