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I’m so excited that I found the best baby crib sheets ever. I first heard about Parachute baby linens from A Cup of Jo and a few of my friends who were using
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The Best Baby Crib Sheets
Home
I’m over on Crate and Barrel’s blog sharing 6 tips for creating a bedroom retreat! This is something I’ve started to do recently and it makes such a difference! We finally added a
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6 Tips for Creating a Bedroom Retreat
Living
I have a deep admiration for Nordstrom because it was my very first job in Los Angeles. I was 18 and applied at Nordstrom at The Grove, totally not even dressed professionally! I got
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Charming Picks: Nordstrom Anniversary Sale
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Today marks the 7th anniversary of Sugar and Charm! AND we’re celebrating the birth of this charming little site with our absolute favorite, KitchenAid! Before we dive into the best prize ever, I
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7th Anniversary of Sugar and Charm!
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As if we needed another project on top of renovating our entire house and property, but lo and behold… we bought an Airstream!! Hasty decision maybe, but it’s ours now so let’s just
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We Bought an Airstream to Renovate!
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We have been knee deep in architectural plans, permits and everything else that goes along with remodeling a house. I will have an update on all of that soon, but one thing that
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Customizing Cabinet Color
Home
You might remember we sold our last house that we remodeled and purchased a smaller cottage home on a bigger piece of land. We’re working hard to get our plans, permits and everything
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HomeGoods Closet Renovation
Home
      Are you ready for a major splash of decor charm?! We happily pulled together the best of Soho House decor for
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Best of Soho House Decor
Home
Fall is almost in the air, so we had to pull together these 12 charming fall decor items!! Although, in Southern California we still have one more month of extreme heat (yuck), but
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12 Charming Fall Decor Items
Home
That's right, we've joined the wallpaper bandwagon! Yippee for wallpaper! We gathered 33 gorgeous wallpaper designs that will add a little charm and color to your home! Goodbye all white walls!! I'm
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33 Gorgeous Wallpaper Designs
Home
It's back to school time and as kids start checking off their school supply lists, I'm inspired to update my own office and desk supplies! I pulled together a few of my
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Charming Office and Desk Supplies
DIY
I love adding a few quirky decor elements throughout my home. Unique, one of a kind things that people pick up, check out and ask me about! So when Q-tips challenged us
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DIY Waterproof Q-tip Tray!
Home
cWe bought our house just a few months ago and although we have a good amount of outdoor space, there are only a few areas to create a charming lounge area. I’ve always
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10 Must-have Items for Creating a Hammock Oasis
DIY
As you know, we love effortless, charming entertaining ideas here at Sugar and Charm! One of the easiest ways to add a little charm to a dessert, salad, cocktail… even ice cubes is
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Edible Potted Floral Garden
Charming Giveaways
GIVEAWAY CLOSED - Thank you all for entering! All of the boards were inspiring and beautiful!! A huge Congrats to Candice Denigan on your win!! I’m SUPER excited about this collaboration with Olympic Paints
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$3,000 Giveaway to Lowe’s with Olympic Paints and Stains!
Home
Building a studio on our property or renting/buying a work space off site has been the most discussed topic in our house this past year. We've gone back and forth several times,
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Studio and Guest House Inspiration
Home
We've been living in our little cottage house for the past 2 months, so it's finally time to share the before photos we took before moving in! I'll be sharing the remodel and
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Mad Sugar Ranch Before Photos
Home
Target just launched an adorable, very stylish  home decor line for kids and it’s SO good! It’s called Pillowfort (how sweet!), and it’s all about dreamy and comfortable rooms with fun colors and
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Pillowfort! A Charming Home Decor Line for Kids
DIY
It’s always greatly appreciated to receive a handwritten note or thank you card from someone, especially ones that have a little humor that bring a smile and laugh to someone’s day. I’ll be honest,
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Put Together a Card Box
Home
Let’s be honest, I totally judge a bottle by its looks. I know what’s inside counts just as much, but the initial attraction is the bottle and when I see one I like,
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Chambord as Decor!
Home
 Would you be scared to paint an entire room black?! We have one black wall in our dining room and I love the look and contrast of a black wall when it comes
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13 Chic Black Rooms
Home
I finally spruced up a room in our house, that was the office / junk room / room with one bed for the overnight guest, into a warm and inviting guest bedroom! It
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Enhance a Guest Bedroom with Lighting!
Home
I finally finished our living room makeover! I asked Sarah, from Smitten Studio, to help me pull together a modern, rustic living room. I needed someone to help bring my vision to life!
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My Living Room Before and After
Home
I've always been smitten with country cottages that have a bit of a modern farmhouse vibe. We spotted this cottage on The Design Files and it's nothing short of charming! It's nestled in
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Charming Home: Cottage Living in Gordon
Home
I'm over-the-moon excited to be featured on my go-to place for all things charming today - Anthropologie's blog! Anthro has been an enormous source of my inspiration for countless years. I was so
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Summer Reads with Anthropologie
Home
We've been hard at work creating a water conservation-friendly, grassless backyard! When you live in a desert climate, it only makes sense to use as little water as possible for the landscape. Of
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10 Grassless Backyards
Home
It's been one month in dream land with our Custom Comfort KING mattress and it's been AMAZING! Zan and I make jokes because we sleep so far away that we can't even feel the
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DIY Marble Pillows
Home
After cooking and prepping for a party, the house is usually a mess! I leave myself about 20 minutes to straighten up, do a quick cleaning, light a fragrant candle and prepare for
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10 Quick Tips for Cleaning Before a Party!
Home
Anyone have an old chair sitting in the garage? On this episode of our Inspired By Travel series I'm sharing how I gave this really cool, modern chair an easy DIY makeover
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DIY Faux Fur Modern Chair with The Design Network
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Every day, we spend an average of 7 hours sleeping, but so many of us underestimate the power of what a truly goodnight sleep can do for our health! Zan and I have
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Shopping For the Right Mattress
Home
I've been a fan of Mark and Graham since they opened their charming monogram shop several years ago! They have the perfect gifts, from home goods to jewelry, and it can all
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MY Favorite Mark and Graham Items
Home
We're already 3 episodes into our series, Inspired by Travel, with The Design Network! This latest video, creating an art gallery wall was really fun to pull together and it's inspired by my home state
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Art Gallery Wall on The Design Network
Home
While we renovate the backyard (we're removing 18 sprinklers and 1200 feet of grass!), we participated in a little Home Depot patio style challenge! I wanted to create a living room atmosphere outside
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Home Depot Patio Style Challenge
Home
Gone are the days of carpeted bathrooms! No seriously, my grandmother had pink carpet in the bathroom and a tub that went into the ground, not
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10 Chic Bathroom Tiles
Home
March is all about green and we're loving this simple white space with green accent chairs and the beautiful natural wood table! Below is our buying guide to this one charming room. Touch of
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One Charming Room: Touch of Minty Green
Home
The first step to a backyard makeover is to meet with a professional! I've admired Molly of Molly Wood Garden Design for sometime now! Her work is
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The First Step to a Backyard Makeover
Home
We can't help but love these charming watercolor inspired walls! We never knew this look existed until we stumbled upon a few photos and then we were hooked! Such a unique and artistic way
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7 Watercolor Inspired Walls
Home
Ojai is a very short drive from where we live in LA. We have a secret back road that takes us there (shhh!)... there's no traffic and we take full advantage of
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Serene Country Home in Ojai
Home
It's hard to resist pink in the month of February. Everywhere we look, shades of pink pop up for Valentine's
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15 Creative Ways to Add Pink to Your Home
Home
Pink is in the air with Valentine's Day just around the corner! How romantic and girly is this beautiful room? Everything from the dusty pink walls to the light blue couch. The color
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One Charming Room: Touch of Dusty Pink
Entertaining
We're totally charmin' over Canadian photographer Angus Fergusson! The colors, styling and just overall aesthetic of his photos are stunning. AND when Sugar and Charm has a studio it would probably look
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Inspired by Angus Fergusson
Home
We fell in love with the charm of this tiny house. The idea of living a mortgage-free (or very low mortgage) lifestyle on wheels is pretty relieving and for some it's the
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A Charming Tiny House
Home
The simplicity, charm and overall color scheme that flows throughout it has me dreaming of this beautiful cottage in the Swedish countryside. I find decor inspiration in so many homes and this
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A Swedish Countryside Cottage
Holidays
I can't believe we're only a week away from Christmas! We envision Santa's workshop looking a little like this cozy room! Gingerbread cookies hung, a bag full of presents and a charming
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One Charming Room: Santa’s Kitchen Workshop
Home
Baby it's getting cold outside and this one charming room is looking pretty cozy right now! We're loving all of the festive, but simple holiday decor like the wreath, garland and silver
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One Charming Room: Faux Fur Details
Home
If there's one thing we need in our house it's a place to keep all of our books! I've always thought floor to ceiling bookshelves were so charming. They add a cozy feeling to
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10 Charming Built-in Bookshelves
Home
I've slowly started to like the mid-century look and feel in a home. Even though my style is more classic, I really like the modern look mixed with classic design! When I saw this photo
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One Charming Room: A Little Mid-Century
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We're in the process of working on a living room revamp that I'll share in a few months, yay!! While scouring the internet to send our designer things I like, I stumbled
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The Coolest Modern Chairs
Home
This post is sponsored by Honeywell. I received a Lyric thermostat and compensation in exchange for coverage. All opinions and thoughts about this product are my own. Buying an old house means it’s our
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Turning the Heat Up with Honeywell Lyric
Home
This room is from one of my favorite renovations of a 1907 schoolhouse featured in Country Living. I love the rustic charm mixed in with modern touches. See the products inspired by this
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One Charming Room: Schoolhouse Delight
Home
This next year the plan is to completely renovate our master bathroom. When we moved into our house, we knew we were taking on a large task and agreed that we would try
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Bathroom Remodel Inspiration
Home
Halloween is only 10 days away! Around this time I start adding a little more spookiness to our decor.  I'll add a little something to the front door, hang some garland and paper bats and
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One Charming Room: Getting Spooky
Home
I fell in love with Ali's home after seeing it on Domino and Brittany Ambridge's site. It has to be one of the chicest, most beautifully decorated homes I've seen! I adore
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LOVE Ali Cayne’s Charming Home
Home
We fell for this airy and light rustic dining area. It's the subtle elegance and laid back style that I love. It's just simple and sometimes simple is best. Light Rustic Dining  Ceramic Serving Bowl - Heath Ceramics Metal
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One Charming Room: Light Rustic Dining
Home
For me, the ultimate way to relax during the crazy holiday season is sitting down with a glass of wine by my fireplace reading a book or catching up on monthly magazines. But
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7 Must-Haves for Creating a Reading Nook
Home
Always love sharing charming shops, cafes and restaurants for home inspiration! I find that I'm inspired by their beautifully designed spaces and they spike new ideas for my own home. I fell
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Charming Decor from Egg Shop NYC
Entertaining
I stumbled upon Lulie's (of Lulie and Wallace) adorable and very charming paintings of table escapes from Look Linger Love and I was smitten! Not surprised to find out she lives in Charleston... talk
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Charming Table Escape Paintings
Home
As much as I adore gourmet kitchens, I love charming, cozy, cottage kitchens just as much! I'm enamored with the stacks of bowls, plates and cups that are placed on open shelving, the wooden elements,
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15 Cozy Kitchens to Fall in Love with!
Holidays
For every new season we like to add simple touches to our home that welcome the season's scents, colors and overall decor. Fall is one of my favorite seasons to decorate for because
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10 Easy Ways to Bring Fall Into Your Home
Home
Happy Friday charmers! Today we're bringing you a little home inspiration since we're dreaming of an adventure! Love the rustic, neutral decor of this bedroom loft. Looks like a traveler's dream room! Hope
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One Charming Room: Dream of Adventure
DIY
With baking season upon us, I thought it would be helpful to have a charming "cheat sheet" or conversion chart, as it's called, lying around for convenience! So today we're pleased to share
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Charming Printable Kitchen Conversion Chart
Home
There really is nothing better than a cozy home with charming rooms filled with beautiful and simplistic decor. We're loving this natural light-filled cottage kitchenette and all of the lovely details. It's a
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One Charming Room: Cottage Kitchenette
DIY
I finally finished the DIY stenciled wall in Romeo's room! I literally did a small amount (like sometimes one block) at a time until I was pulled in another direction. So this past
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Tips for DIY Stenciling a Wall
Home
Bringing you all a little decor inspiration today with this super chic Sydney hotel, the Watsons Bay Boutique Hotel. Oh how I want to be sipping a piña at that bar! I
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Decor Inspiration: Watsons Bay Hotel
Home
We had such a blast creating three different ways to use one desk from Target’s revamped Home Essentials line. This desk is versatile, affordable, stylish and can fit into many different interior
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One Desk Three Ways with Target
Home
After buying our house last year, I focused more on the renovations than decorations.Now that the major renos are done, Iʼm excited to be pulling the interior together. To keep myself from getting
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Room Essentials Makeover with Target
Home
I've always been attracted to the charm a dining nook or small cafe-style table and chairs add to a kitchen. Especially if there is already a formal dining room, a kitchen
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15 Charming Kitchen Nooks
DIY
I wanted to use my leftover leather to make some  throw pillows for our room, so I added a strip of leather in the center of the pillow to create a unique
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DIY Leather Striped Pillows
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There are several easy and creative ways to transform a bland backyard into a mini-oasis. Below are 10 simple ways to add a little charm to your backyard, without any major renovations! These tips
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10 Simple Ways to Add Charm to a Backyard
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I've been seeing half painted (or 3/4 painted) rooms lately on Pinterest and I'm really inspired by them! It's a cheaper option to wainscoting, but gives a similar and colorful look. And I
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11 Chic Half Painted Rooms
Home
I get the top! Growing up, I always remember fighting over privileges for the top or bottom bunk bed. My childhood love of bunk beds has carried on into my adult life... I
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8 Amazing Built-In Bunk Beds
Home
Last Friday we were honored to share an exclusive home tour on Emma and Elsie's incredible blog A Beautiful Mess! So now it's time to finally post photos of our before and
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Before & After Kitchen Renovation
Home
Do you ever consider the meaning of colors when decorating or dressing? I think it's so interesting how every color has a meaning, symbolizes something and can affect your mood. Gray can
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The Meaning of Color Chart
Home
I've been thinking about buying (or building!) a chicken coop since we moved into our home last summer. The only reason I've been holding off is because we're wanting to revamp our backyard,
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5 Awesome Chicken Coops
Home
When summer hits, many of us will be dusting off our outdoor furniture and stocking up on some new items to refresh our backyards! I had a goal to have our backyard somewhat finished
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10 Beautiful Small Backyards
Home
I was never really one for black doors inside a house, but after seeing these pictures I have completely flipped! I love how the contrast of a black door and white walls create
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5 Beautiful Black Doors
Home
Yellow adds warmth and a splash of cheerfulness  to a home while capturing attention more than any other color. It also symbolizes happiness, but can be overwhelming if overused, although those two yellow couches
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Adding Yellow into Your Home
Charming Friday Links
This year I mentioned that Charming Friday Links would be themed because I think it makes them a little more interesting. I choose the themes by what I'm inspired by during the week. There's
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Charming Friday Links: Wallpaper Edition
Home
After spotting these gorgeous floral spaces I'm on a mission to complete a beautiful home floral studio.  Finding a small space that can be transformed into a creative environment is something that can easily
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Creating the Perfect Home Floral Studio
Home
This post is on behalf of Trulia, but the views expressed here are solely mine. To learn more, visit: http://on.trulia.com/postcards. When Zan and I were looking for the perfect house for our family, our number
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Home Buying Moment: Choosing the Right Neighborhood
Home
I've had my eye on the Ranch at Live Oak in Malibu ever since I stumbled upon it last year. It's tucked away in the hills of Malibu and if you follow Sugar
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Home Inspiration: The Ranch at Live Oak Malibu
DIY
A picture is worth a thousand words and I was sad to see these tiny, vintage photos of our grandparents stuffed into a folder and rarely looked at. These photos boast the history
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DIY: Restoring Vintage Photos
Home
Are you ready for the easiest Ikea hack bookshelf you've ever seen? I seem to have gone a little spray painting crazy in my house, but I can't contain my excitement for this
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Ikea Hack Bookshelf
Home
When I come across a home I absolutely love I feel like it's my duty to share it with you all! Who doesn't want to be inspired to spruce up their home? Even
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Home Inspiration: Renovated House in Norway
DIY
You're going to love these DIY twig antler plaques! Using wooden plaques and twigs gathered from a nature walk, we made this cool wall decor that adds a creative, rustic feel to my
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DIY Twig Antler Plaques
Charming Friday Links
We're getting ready for our Sugar and Charm Cookies and Cocktail holiday party and toy drive tomorrow benefitting Baby2Baby! Since, I'm behind from a crazy week there's only one Charming Friday Link today,
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Charming Friday Links… I mean Link
DIY
Not sure I can even classify this as a DIY since it took all of 10 minutes, but I wanted to post a picture because it always amazes me how a little spray
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Never Underestimate the Power of Spray Paint
Charming Friday Links
Besides my beloved Martha Stewart Magazine, which will always be top of my list, Country Living is one of my all time faves. The rustic yet chic interiors, easy recipes and beautiful DIY
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Charming Friday Links
Home
Alright, I might be brave for writing this, but I'm over the whole "fox" phase. I heard that freaking song "What's The Fox Say..." one time (JUST ONCE) and it's played in my
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Home Inspiration – Equestrian Style
Home
Let's just call this throw back Thursday and take a moment to swoon over our beloved Jenna Lyons's old brownstone. I believe she has since moved, but oh these decor photos are too
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Jenna Lyons’s Brownstone
Home
Not only was our house a fixer-upper, but our landscaping was and still is in need of some massive tlc too! When we bought this house, I slightly overlooked the fact that we
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Backyard Inspiration
Home
For years, I've told Zan that I wanted a beautifully framed vintage flag to hang in my "future" dining room. Last year for Christmas, before we even closed on our house, he
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Patriotic Art for The Home
Home
I know it will be a long process to gather beautiful pieces of art, framed photos and decor to hang on my walls. I've been finding a lot of inspiration in magazines, books
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Hats off to Decorating
Home
In our home we have a seating area between the dining room and the kitchen. It's a cozy area by the window and it's screaming for a chair and a side table. I
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Hanging Chairs
Home
I thought I'd share a few before and after photos of what we've done so far with our new home. We still have a lot to do, but we've made a pretty good
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The Ranch House Renovation Pictures
Home
As we renovate our new home, I've been pulling inspiration from all over the web. My main resources are, of course, Pinterest and Houzz. I get lost looking at beautiful homes! I'm finding
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A Little Home Inspiration
Home
Exciting news! We finally closed on a house after looking for years! We took the advice of many people and looked for the crappiest house in a nice area we've been eyeing for
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We Bought a House!
Entertaining
After having this on my table for the past few days,  I've decided it's going to be my new way of giving flowers. This dazzling floral garden can be created in a short
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How to make a Floral Garden
Home
I think I already mentioned this before, but we're on the search once again for a little house. I know it will be a long process, and may even take a year, but
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Home Inspiration: Neutrals
Entertaining
I've been dreaming about a lake house. Probably because we usually go to Big Bear a few times every summer and we didn't go this year. I absolutely adore the atmosphere of lake
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lake house entertaining
Home
I was recently perusing my Pinterest boards and wanted to share some of my "for the home" pins. It's funny how your style shows through your boards. I realize my home board has
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home sweet home
Home
I wanted to share a new site with you that I absolutely adore! It's called The Glow and it's a blog that features fashionable and empowering mamas, amazing finds, good tips and beautiful photographs... I
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a little bit of yellow
Home
Baby stuff is on my mind lately : ) I've been planning baby boy's room and scouring the internet and boutiques looking for inspiration. I've decided to go with neutral colors with a
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nursery inspiration for baby boy
Home
Hi Charmers!! I'm so sorry for my sporadic posting! I am traveling up and down California until the end of the week ;)  S&C has a birthday coming up on July 10th so
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jill rosenwald handmade vases
Home
One of my favorites stores is Anthropologie. I can spend hours browsing their kitchen items, books, clothes and especially the furniture!! AMAZING! Here are a few of my top picks for items under
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Anthropolgie for under $50
Home
I just wanted to share this little gem with my charmers! I found this intriguing book at Barnes and Noble and thought it was the coolest coffee table book ever... and of course,
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Coffee Table Book

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