Hygge Spring & Summer Cozy Outdoor Porch Decor
DIY Home Decor

How to Hygge in Summer – Cozy Porch Decor Ideas

By now, you’ve probably heard of the term Hygge. It’s a Danish term that’s been trending over the last year or two and it was my word of the year last year. The Oxford dictionary describes Hygge as “a quality of cosiness and comfortable conviviality that engenders a feeling of contentment or well-being”. While it’s a popular term to use when decorating your home in winter (when it’s cold outside, you instantly want to feel cozy, right?) it doesn’t seem to be used as much in the summer. Since one of my goals is to make our home feel cozy and content no matter the season, I thought I’d share with you my summer porch decor this year and some ideas on how you can find Hygge in your outdoor space this summer!Continue reading

Budget Friendly Modern Boho Deck Makeover
DIY Home Decor

Modern Boho Deck Makeover

This month, I had the pleasure of partnering with Brookfield Residential again to complete a fun & challenging DIY & decor project in one of their gorgeous new show homes – the Alma in the Orchards at Ellerslie. With its open floor plan, this duplex would make a great home fit for a person who loves to entertain. We wanted to turn the back deck into a chic place to hang out with friends, so I gave this space a budget-friendly DIY modern boho makeover.Continue reading