Vintage kitchen menu DIY inspirations

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When I saw this on Fabric Paper Glue I immediately thought about recreating this for my kitchen. I currently don’t have any art in my galley styled kitch so this would be cute and simple.

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Love to see menus at weddings in chalkboard or windowpanes….
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Vintage menu signage adds some fun to a kitchen. It reminds me of grits and eggs and country eating like at Cracker Barrel.
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Framing vintage prints in a clean frame with a mat can keep the look more modern. Which is why I passed up the window pane glass frame at the Goodwill. I didn’t want too country of a look for my menu which is why I love how clean the one in my inspiration looks. So since it’s going yo be really cold this weekend, I should be able to share how thia turned out come Monday. Stay tuned. Are you tackling any home projects this wknd? Do share!

{Images via wedding chicks, DIY bride & pinterest}

Sometimes you don’t need anything more than a simple frame for art

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Whether framing a poster or using a mat, simple frames can often times be all you need. Create a bit of unity by using the same color frame. It really encourages focusing on the art. I love ornate frames but they aren’t always in the budget. You can buy really large poster frames for under $15 with coupons from places like Michael’s.

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Home tour with original moldings and modern furniture & art

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Madrid-based architect Ignacio García de Vinuesa and interior designer Elisa Rodríguez salvaged original architectural details and married them with modern contemporary art and furniture in this home. Although I am tired of sea urchin decor, I am not tired of this light fixture. I’ve seen it before and think it’s such a show stopper.

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The wood on the cabinetry is nothing short of gorgeous. Wow. Combined with black counters and herringbone floors, it makes for a very up to date space with architectural details to add character.

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I think I want to add colbalt blue hues to my living room…

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I have a handful of things I want to spray paint in my living area. This is the color I’m leaning toward. I feel it will compliment the mocha tones already there. It’s not the typical turquoise and brown color combo which is why I like this blue. It’s so rich & vibrant…

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