You can get portraits for a steal at flea markets and they’re wonderful conversation-starters. Just ask your guests to give the strangers in the painting a name and backstory. You’d be surprised with what they’ll come up with!
Put your own sophisticated spin on this popular treat by blending 3 cups of chopped pineapple, 2 cups of whipped topping, a splash of pineapple juice and shredded coconut to taste. Once blended, place in a sandwich bag, snip off the end and pipe into cups. Garnish with a cherry and colorful straw.
Just outside the kitchen, this posh dining nook creates a casual spot for a meal. Barstools line the kitchen peninsula for additional seating. The same white cabinetry in the kitchen continues out to the dining area, providing ample storage space.
The eye is drawn upward in the master bedroom by a tray ceiling with painted wood battens. Warm and cool hues are held in visual tension to create a stylish but casual atmosphere. The mix of traditional textiles with contemporary furniture is spot-on.
This space creates a feminine but not overly fussy look with a neutral color palette, elegant furniture and minimal decoration. Traditional pieces are mixed with a modern fireplace and a unique light fixture for an updated look.
With this magic carriage, dreams can come true. The crib features a front faux leather seat and a built-in changing table that appears as a rear "luggage rack" for carriage passengers. The fairytale theme is further enhanced with a whimsical mural and pastel hues.
Purple and gold quatrefoil-patterned wallpaper provides a strikingly stylish accent wall in this glamorous dressing room. A large mirror leans against the accent wall to assist in creating the perfect outfit.