Archive for Tag: Pastel

April 18, 2011

Shabby Chic Guest Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions
We have a few shabby chic guest features to share with you this week.  Since the colors commonly found in shabby chic displays are muted, we think they work wonderfully for spring and Easter occasions.  First up is Heather of Heather Equitz Designs.  Heather’s mother collects pre-war lace and she incorporated some of the lace on the table.   Heather made a beautiful runner out of a pair of drapes she found at Big Lots for…
April 14, 2011

Hello My Sweet Guest Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions
It is a beautiful day in NYC today. I am finally starting to feel like Spring is here.  Heather and Jason from Hello My Sweet sent us this cheerful submission that just put a smile on my face!  The table was designed for a birthday party for their nephew and, of course, the Easter holiday.  This table is a terrific representation of how “Less is More” and how you can find inspiration anywhere.  Their original…
April 11, 2011

Pinwheel Printables

By: Amy Atlas, in DIY and Templates, Great Finds, Kids
If you were here this morning, then you were able to see the fun pinwheel guest feature from Joanne of Oh Goodie Designs.  Joanne was kind enough to share a free pinwheel printable for you all to use.  Click on the pictures above and go ahead and create your pinwheels! Looking for more pinwheel inspiration?  Click here, here, and here for more pinwheel posts.…
April 08, 2011

Beatrix Potter Style Easter Guest Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions
Lilian of Lily Chic Events sent over this pretty shoot that she styled for a little inspiration just before Easter.  The theme was a Beatrix Potter style Easter brunch and the design was based on Mrs. Potter’s garden. I love the gingham-style gelato colored ribbons.  The pastel green bench, floating blue glass plates, wooden roses, and floral-styled cushions created a dreamy setting.  Lilian also had small terracotta pots filled with Easter Eggs and mini milk…