The Truth About Vignettes


October 15th is tax day if you got an extension. With the book coming out in April I knew I couldn’t be trusted to be an adult and file our taxes without the possibility of being jailed for fraud because my brain had no room for numbers. Today’s real life vignette looks like this. Because […]

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vignette within a color

white table

Sometimes when I crave a change I shop the house for everything I can find of one color. For the display in the back of the barn we grabbed everything white we could reach in a four minute period and then worked it all into a vignette. We didn’t question if it was an empty […]

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Vignette by Stealing Your Own Stuff


From the archives in our rental house: A vignette of our extra room that we used when guests spent the night. We didn’t have a bed frame but we did have a mattress. Instead of apologizing, I moved in a thrifted chair and threw on a pillow, grabbed a plant and threw some towels in […]

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When You Have to


This month’s hope*ologie print (created by Annie Barnett for hope*ologie memebers) is too beautiful not to share here. Happy Sunday!

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Angel Wings Vignette

angel wings

From the Nesting Place instagram a little shot of our 10 year old denim slipcovered sofa with the stump table on casters we made from a fallen tree, pouf and the signature piece in this photo is the Angel Wings. The angel wings are available at Joss & Main, I found mine there a few […]

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Vignette with A Signature Piece

arrow vignette

A few years ago I learned the art of incorporating one large item into a space. This metal arrow that I found at metrolina a few years ago finishes off any vignette or wall. It acts as a signature piece, an “arrow” (another type) and adds some quirk into the space. Signature pieces can come […]

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Hang it on the Wall

vignette me lindsay letters

I love these tea towels and I figured I could show mine off better if I hung it up with these square, brass upholstery tacks.

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Vignette In Front of the Thermostat

in front of the thermostat

When you are so sick of staring at that nekkid wall. And there’s a thermostat. And you don’t want to spend a dime. And you have eight minutes. And you decide to look at your entire house as a shop, including what’s in the garage, closet and drawers, and the porch… You nail up an […]

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Add Color With Books


via the Nesting Place instagram, forgive the blur? When I need some color in a room and don’t want to go buy a new brightly colored sofa, paint the walls or even by a pillow…I’ll go to the one place where I have every color imaginable to choose from–our bookshelves. canvas: Naptime Diaries, save 10% […]

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Vignette at The Fireplace

family room

Our family room is long and thin. And these two chairs always felt like they were floating. Until I moved the coffee table in front of them. Suddenly they are a little bit more grounded and they feel like a place to be instead of just the chairs you have to sit in if you […]

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