patriotic tablescape with chalkboard flags

How do you set a table for the 4th of July without using red and blue tabletop items? We will show you how to do it and yet still remain festive. I am not a huge red gal. I have mentioned it here before and I am sure I will mention it again. I don’tContinue reading “patriotic tablescape with chalkboard flags”

decorating with the red, white & blue

Happy July everyone! I am excited to celebrate the 4th of July this year since we have moved to a more normal lifestyle where we can gather and mingle. All this festivity brings with it patriotic decorating and patriotic entertaining, which can be done easily with some simple touches. Flowers are always pretty and immediatelyContinue reading “decorating with the red, white & blue”

4th of July buffet

Happy Independence Day!  I know this year it will be a bit different than in years past but it’s still the most important day in our country’s history, which deserves proper attention and honor. Our town canceled the 4th of July parade which we have been going to for well over a decade, which isContinue reading “4th of July buffet”

patriotic decorating details

Welcome July!  Can you believe 2020 is halfway over?  The fourth of July, our Independence Day, is this Saturday and I wanted to share a few tips if your are planning to entertain in your home or just want to sprinkle some seasonal love in your home. The 4th will look very different for usContinue reading “patriotic decorating details”

patriotic decor inspiration

Happy Flag Day. Since today is flag day and next month is the biggest holiday of the summer season.  Our independence day.  The 4th of July.  In about 2-1/2 weeks to be exact. In honor of this important day I’m sharing some patriotic decorating and entertaining ideas for inspiration.  The easiest way to inject someContinue reading “patriotic decor inspiration”

americana tablescape

Today I wanted to share an Americana inspired table scape in honor of 4th July but it could really apply for Memorial day, Labor day or any USA themed celebration. It all started with the accumulation of Coca-Cola bottles around here, which all began when Miss Masterpiece and I went to Atlanta a couple ofContinue reading “americana tablescape”

patriotic mantel

A quick update to the living room mantel  for the upcoming 4th of July holiday. Remember the early summer mantel I shared here? I swapped out the sea fan & conch for a patriotic enamel tray and a galvanized watering can decorated with american flags respectively. Keeping the same composition and design on the mantelContinue reading “patriotic mantel”