home decor

How To Decorate A Coffee Table

Cate Mezyk - April 16, 2015
How to style a coffee table

I love redecorating my house. Unfortunately, as I’ve said before, I don’t have carte blanche to spend all of our money on it. So instead, I get creative, switching up what we already have in our house, and finding new homes for it. One of the things I love to freshen up is our coffee table. Our family room is the first room you see …

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Room For the Littlest Princess

Tammy Hiveley - March 19, 2015

We are slowly adding bits and pieces to our new house. The downside: my walls are still bare and echo-y. The upside to this snail pace: it’s allowing me to really ponder what I want for each room. My latest project has been the girls’ rooms. Here’s a sneak peak into my Littlest Princess’s bedroom {the other 2 rooms are still a work in progress… we are debating wall details… …

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DIY Rustic Glam Chandelier

Tammy Hiveley - February 12, 2015
Rustic Glam Chandelier DIY -collage

Here’s a simple rustic glam DIY to dramatically change the look of any room in your house.All you need: A simple chandelier A few hundred wooden beads Jewelry wire to match your chandelier Scissors or wire snippers I found an online store with a huge selection of wooden beads, giving me the options I needed to accomplish my vision. Within a few days the package was on my doorstep and I got started stringing. …

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Coffee, Friends, and a Blank Canvas

Tammy Hiveley - February 11, 2015
Join me for coffee. Let's just sit and chat. comfy and all-5

Coffee-time with friends is near and dear to my heart. I especially enjoy it when I can curl up in comfy home-body clothes and make a morning of it. The other day a friend stopped by to catch up on life. Life happens way too fast and unfortunately I have to schedule it to make it happen these days. So just as scheduled, my friend rang the doorbell. …

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A Peek Into Holiday Homes

Tammy Hiveley - December 4, 2014
Holiday home decor

I adore Christmas decorations. They fill my heart with warmth and ooey-gooey-goodness. Each decor theme and color scheme puts me in the holiday mood, leaving my spirits merry & bright. I even enjoy the tacky Holiday decorations because I know someone painstakingly put them all up with love. Think Christmas Vacation… then you have to laugh. Silver and gold take center stage at my house this year with …

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Fall Inspirations

Tammy Hiveley - October 7, 2014

How do you get inspired to decorate? Are you a Pinterest addict? Do you peruse One King’s Lane, Joss & Main and other such home decor sites? Or are you a touchy-feely girl like me? Do you want to make something old new again? I’ve got the perfect thing for you… Bachman’s Ideas House. Each season brings fresh new ideas in the historic Bachman’s Lyndale Avenue …

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Finders Keepers

Cate Mezyk - October 2, 2014
Finders Keepers table

There have been several times when Wild Ruffle events have been the jumping off point for small companies – and Finders Keepers is one of them.  This is the main reason why we love our job… we get to bring them to you! We are ecstatic to have Heather Krause back with Finders Keepers for the Pop Up Market on Saturday, November 1st at Prior Lake’s City …

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Wild About Rugs

Tammy Hiveley - September 19, 2014
White Rug decked out for fall

As you can imagine I’ve been obsessed with sites like Pinterest and Houzz, etc etc…  just dreaming about decorating my new house.  And now my latest obsession…rugs!  After being turned onto RugSuperCenter.com, it’s hard to stop. They have an exceptional selection of high quality rugs.  Seriously, you have to click and check it out.  You will be amazed like me.  RugSuperCenter.com has what seems like a …

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Harvest Tablescape

Cate Mezyk - September 18, 2014

What’s a girl on a budget to do when she wants a pretty table but doesn’t want to spend a penny to make it special? 1) Dig in the cabinet for anything and everything that feels like fall. 2) Head outside and bring nature indoors. Last year’s table decor was more streamlined, but we went over the top for this one. We rounded up candles, …

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House Tour – Kids’ Bath

Cate Mezyk - July 31, 2014

It’s been a little while since I gave you a peek inside my home. Click here to see my master bath, my downstairs bar area, my office space, my linen closet, my family room, my kitchen table redo, our front hall, and the downstairs bath. Today you’re going to see what the kids’ bath looks like… on its best day. I neglected to take a …

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