Heathered Nest holiday tour... Come on in! Care for some eggnog while we venture around on a holiday tour? *This post contains affiliate links. Please see our full disclosure policy HERE.* There's no place like home for the holidays. And we'd like to welcome you to ours this holiday season for our holiday tour. Having only been in this home a year and a half, we don't have a lot of experience decking these halls, But little by ... Read More about You’re Invited! Heathered Nest Holiday Tour.
There's something calming and magical about Christmas village houses. As a child, my favorite thing to do during the holidays was to curl up under the tree, next to my Mom's ceramic village, and while away the hours just looking and imagining. I adore Christmas stores...especially ones with the big Department 56 layouts. I love all the intricate little details of those ceramic wonderlands. Problem is, the price tags are enough to twist that love into loathing. My Mom's ... Read More about Dept. 56 Christmas Village Houses at Dollar Store Prices
modern farmhouse DIY... Welcome to our modern farmhouse dining room. We love it now, but this DIY project took a lot of blood, sweat and tears to get it to that point. When we moved to our home in the country last year, we knew there were a lot of gut jobs ahead of us. The dining room, however, was not supposed to be one of those. But, when all was said and done, it had not only become a gut job, but also a serious gut check. Before we get knee deep in the blood, ... Read More about Modern Farmhouse Dining Room (after MUCH drama)
how to make a DIY pillow... I've had a fair number of comments and questions about our this DIY pillow. Our burlap pillows, to be exact. Firstly, yes, I made this DIY pillow. And if you know how to turn your sewing machine on, you could make some too. I'm really very much a novice behind my machine, and I managed to tackle this project without too much trouble at all. I like using burlap for a couple of reasons. First, it's not a pricey fabric, and with kids at home and never enough $ in the ... Read More about Burlap Pillow Talk – A DIY pillow project.
Trash to treasure DIY upholstery project of two mid-century modern cane side chairs... Today is a trash to treasure DIY upholstery story, friends. I'm sharing with you what quite possibly may be my "buy of the decade". I found a pair of these gorgeous mid-century modern cane chairs a couple weeks ago, and snatched them up for $16 a piece. CAN YOU STAND IT?! These kind of chairs are sometimes hard to find. Once in a while, you can snag them on Craigslist, maybe a local Facebook yard sale site, ... Read More about Trash to Treasure Armchair revival with DIY upholstery