Vintage Inspired Wedding Card Boxes

Vintage Golden Ring Dish by Wise Apple

Vintage Golden Ring Dish from Wise Apple It’s wedding season once again! Whether you’re going to be a flower girl, bridesmaid, a happy guest or the bride herself, chances are you’ve got some sort of wedding plans this year. From shabby chic to ballroom glam, the possible styles of a wedding are endless. So where is a good spot to incorporate your Continue Reading →

Decorating with Mismatched China: How to Create a Plate Wall

Thrift Store Plate Wall Decor

Decorating with mismatched china is a perfect way to create you own style inexpensively. Flea markets, garage sales and thrift stores can be a treasure trove of low cost mismatched china, or shop the clearance corner at stores like Marshall’s or Home Goods. Display your china in stacks, in plate stands, in wooden cupboards… or create a stunning plate wall. Continue Reading →

Pique Assiette – DIY Mosaics with Heart and Soul

Pique assiette is a style of mosaic art that incorporates broken china (plates, teacups, pottery, tiles) and found objects (buttons, jewelry, figurines).  This art form has been around for centuries, dating back to the Roman empire.  Fast forward to the 21st century’s recycling and repurposing revolution, and you’ll find contemporary crafters making the ancient art their own. Over the past Continue Reading →