Archive for the ‘Art’ Category

Weekly Spotlight: Christmas Clearance Decor Under $20

Wednesday, December 26th, 2018

Christmas is officially over, which means many of our holly jolly home accents now have clearance pricing. Look below for five decorations under $20, and browse all of our Christmas Clearance decor here.

Cat’s Pajamas Sculpture (Williraye Studio™): $14.99

Front Door Wreath Lighted Canvas: $9.99

Cat’s Pajamas Sculpture | Christmas Clearance | Sturbridge Yankee WorkshopFront Door Wreath Lighted Canvas Print | Christmas Clearance | Sturbridge Yankee Workshop◊◊◊◊◊◊◊◊◊◊

Glass Ball Ornament Set: $7.99

Glass Ball Ornament Set | Christmas Clearance | Sturbridge Yankee WorkshopMerry Christmas Felt & Wood Sign: $6.99

Merry Christmas Felt & Wood Sign | Christmas Clearance | Sturbridge Yankee Workshop

Christmas Ribbon Glass Jars: $5.99 – $6.99

Christmas Ribbon Glass Jars | Christmas Clearance | Sturbridge Yankee Workshop

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Decorating with Color: 2018 in Review

Thursday, December 20th, 2018

Since we are nearing the end of 2018, we are looking back at the blog posts we published this year. Last week, we reviewed our Get the Look posts from 2018, and this week it’s Decorating with Color’s turn. Decorating with Color is a series for which we choose a color scheme and curate photos of rooms and home decor featuring that color. We also offer up tips on how to incorporate that color into your own home, both seasonally and year round.

In October, we zeroed in on the gems that serve as birthstones for that month and featured pink rooms and pink furnishings. Our goal was to show how pink doesn’t have to be an intimidating color, especially in rustic homes, and we think we pulled it off.

Photo by Todd Remington ArchitectSearch living room design ideas

August was all about yellow, and this post was fun, yet challenging to put together because of how great rustic and golden yellows look in homes – AKA, there are so many beautifully styled yellow rooms out there! We featured different rooms and furniture pieces to show that it is truly a color that can be used anywhere.

Photo by ML Designs, Inc.Discover living room design inspiration

At the end of June we went patriotic, and focused on bringing together red, white and blue looks that could last past the Fourth of July. Americana lovers, this post is for you.

Photo by Brewster Home FashionsDiscover kitchen design ideas

To celebrate spring we focused on cheerful greens in May, and like our yellow post, this one shows a variety of ways green can be used in a home.

Photo by handmade – Möbelbau in PotsdamDiscover kitchen design ideas

Pastels took over in April, and we pulled images that either used multiple pastels or just one. Using a pastel in a big way can satisfy a need for subtlety, while still bringing plenty of color to a room.

Photo by Clarke & ClarkeSearch living room pictures

We must have needed a brightening refresher in the snowy days of February, because during that month we featured red exteriors. From doors to porches, siding and barns, we think a splash of red can do any surface a lot of good.

Photo by Martha O’Hara InteriorsDiscover entryway design inspiration

Our first Decorating with Color post of 2018 was all about Pantone’s Color of the Year: Ultra Violet. This color is a bit trickier to use in a home, especially if you prefer muted tones or rustic hues. So we featured the color as an accent – on a wall, in a few throw pillows, a chair, and even a kitchen appliance (for our dream home, of course), and found that we really love purple accents outside.

Photo by Clinton & Associates, PC Landscape ArchitectsBrowse patio photos

Did you enjoy our 2018 Decorating with Color blog series? Tell us your favorite, and if you used any of our tips and/or decor to enhance your living spaces, we would love to know!

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Weekly Spotlight: New Holiday Web Exclusive Wall Art

Wednesday, December 12th, 2018

Have you taken a look at our Web Exclusives lately? If not, here’s a look at five of our newest pieces of wall art (made in the USA) – and they all happen to be quite holiday and seasonally inspired.

Silent Night Print

Artist Bonnie Fisher

Joyful Santa | Classic Nativity

Nutcracker Guard

Web Exclusive Holiday Wall Planks | USA | Sturbridge Yankee Workshop

Away in a Manger Wall Plank

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