Fall Mantel Decorating Ideas

Fall Decorating Inspiration | The Lettered Cottage

Hi and happy Fall! My friend Sarah is hosting a Fall mantel decorating link party at Thrifty Decor Chick today, so I had some fun playing around with our’s a little yesterday afternoon. Because I do these seasonally (and I love a low-dough design challenge!), I made it my mission to pull things together on […]

Christmas Mantel

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We haven’t started on our fireplace makeover yet, but that didn’t stop me from having fun with our Christmas mantel this year! As usual, I tried to mostly use things we already had around the house, and then I embellished with inexpensive elements I found while out and about, around town. (Wrapping paper- Target, Snowflake […]

Fall Mantel

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Remember that fireplace makeover we worked on at Kevin’s brother’s house a few weeks back? Well, we decided to surprise them with some fast and fun Fall mantel decor last week, too! The cardboard letters came from Hobby Lobby. We just hot glued them together and hung them on the wall with masking tape. (We […]

Summer Mantel

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It’s summer mantel time- yay! We had a ball putting together our adventure/sea-themed display this year… As always, our goal was to create something fresh & fun to enjoy for the season, using free, inexpensive, or handmade items, and things we already had around the house. We spent about $8 on the “have an ADVENTURE” […]

Summer Decorating

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Just a quick heads up to let you know we’re throwing a summer-themed link party on Monday, June 18th! We’re calling it “Summer Fun”, and whether you’ve blogged about (or are planning to blog about) your summer-y mantel, window sill, bookshelf, or wall ledge- we’d love for you to link up! We have fun creating new […]

Spring Decorating Link Party

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Hello- and welcome to our first “Spring Fling” link party! We’re kicking things off with a mantel/shelf/ledge link party here on our blog today, and Kate, Rhoda, and Sarah will be hosting some more Spring-themed parties on their blogs on March 22nd, 27th and 29th! I always look forward to Spring cleaning/decorating. It’s my favorite season, and I can’t […]

Spring Fling Link Parties

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Well, it’s March 1st, which means Spring is right around the corner- yay! I’m looking forward to seeing things turning green, flinging open our windows, and partying like a rockstar with YOU and my fellow link party ladies- Sarah, Rhoda and Kate from March 20th-29th! The four of us are throwing our first ever Spring-themed link party series, […]

Ideas For Fall

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Greetings! And welcome to our It’s Fall Y’all link party! We’re kickin’ the series off with our mantel party- and Rhoda, Kate and Sarah are all hosting Fall-themed parties over the next 9 days too- so make sure you stop by their blogs to see more/share your Autumn inspiration on the dates listed above! And a […]

Ideas For Summer

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Howdy- and welcome to our Home May’d Summer mantel link party! Of course this party isn’t really limited to just mantels though- we wanna see all kinds of Summer-y displays! Whether they’re on a window sill, a bookshelf, a ledge- you name it, we’d love for you to link ‘em! Our overall goal with this […]

Spring Decorating

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Once upon a time there was a bare nekked fireplace… (and a stretchy little dog named Maximus Minimus) …and a girl with a major case of Spring fever… She had a buncha’ fun decorating that bare nekked fireplaces’ mantel for Spring last year… …but she wants to do something totally different this year. And don’t […]

How To’s Day

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Howdy friend! We’re excited to announce a fun little project that we’ll be making a regular feature here on our blog. We’re calling it “How To’s Day” and it’ll be a linky party where we can all share our most recent how-to oriented blog posts. It’ll happen the last To’sDay (get it? (How) Tuesday?) of […]