I love a good modern take on a traditional project. This idea had been brewing in my mind for a while now and this weekend I just grabbed a plain pillow cover out of the linen closet, threaded up my needle and went at it to create this modern cross stitched pillow. As I was going, I kept getting more and more excited about how it was turning out. It was fun and simple to do, but produced a pillow that I feel like you could snag in the hippest of minimal Scandinavian design shops.
First, I want to thank you all for your kind words on yesterday's post. 2015 was a bit of an odd year for us, but
It’s been fairly common recently to choose a word to define your year instead of making specific resolutions. This weekend when Matt asked me what I would resolve to, I took a minute to think, but ultimately chose to love more. Specifically to surround myself and my household with as much love as I can this year.
I had some pretty high hopes last year in both my business and my personal life. When things wouldn’t go as planned or would fail utterly, I had a bad tendency to immediately blame myself.
The numbers don’t lie, you guys! There were some very very clear winners for the top posts you loved this year. I took both stats and comments into account when tabulating this list of the top ten blog posts, projects, and tutorials that you devoured this year. Since I know that not all of you have been around the entire year (welcome!!) I wanted to dig back through 2015 to showcase what you guys resonated most with this year. Ready?
This week is the best week for drinking fun champagne cocktails and really relishing in the festivity of the season. Today I’m sharing my absolute favorite champagne cocktail to serve during New Year’s celebrations and it’s my favorite for two reasons…