One-Minute Inspiration: Summer Flower Arrangements
Brightly colored flowers in eclectic vases add interest to any summer table setting. Watch to see ways to get the most out of your summer floral displays. To see more ideas, go to http://www.midwestliving.com/garden/flowers/floral-arrangement-ideas/.
One-Minute Inspiration: Outdoor Living
Under an arbor or on a porch, outdoor living is becoming more of a norm. Enliven the front of your house with wicker and white furniture, freshen up the backyard patio with colorful dining chairs, or get cozy in front of a stone and brick fireplace.
One-Minute Inspiration: Fourth of July Entertaining
Tables shining with sparklers. Pinwheels whirling the colors of our flag. These patriotic touches are just what an all-American party needs.
One-Minute Inspiration: Decorating with White
Classic white gives everything a feeling of freshness. Decorating with white is right—whether it’s a wingback chair paired with an elegant vase filled with flowers, a rustic chest of drawers in a foyer or muted furniture detailed by bold color accents.
One-Minute Inspiration: Christmas Mantels
Shiny ornaments and decorative snowflakes brighten the fireplace mantel for Santa’s arrival. Don’t forget to hang the stockings! For more Christmas mantel ideas go to http://www.midwestliving.com/homes/seasonal-decorating/holiday-ideas/christmas-mantel-decorating-ideas/
One-Minute Inspiration: Summer Inspired Cupcakes
Create simple summer-inspired cupcakes using fresh seasonal produce and icing. If you want to go that extra mile, grab some graham crackers, cookies, Fruit Roll-Ups and icing to fashion a unique beach scene.
One-Minute Inspiration: Spring Décor
Pastel accents and decorative eggs provide baskets full of spring cheer around your home. Seasonal flowers brighten tables for when your family gathers for a festive Easter dinner. Get more ideas at http://www.midwestliving.com/homes/entertaining/spring-centerpieces/.
One-Minute Inspiration: Fall Centerpieces
Highlight the bounties of fall in a simple centerpiece. Gather a few pumpkins, leaves and other natural materials to assemble enchanting tabletop decor. Gather more ideas at http://www.midwestliving.com/homes/seasonal-decorating/easy-fall-decorating-projects/
One-Minute Inspiration: Halloween Decorating
A few fake spider webs go a long way to “creep-ify” your home, but there are endless ways to take the haunts to the next level. These ideas transform living areas into spooky spaces. Get more Halloween ideas at www.midwestliving.com/holidays/halloween/
One-Minute Inspiration: No-Carve Pumpkins
Get crafty using these ideas for decorating pumpkins—from creepy to classy—without a mess. For more pumpkin decorating ideas go to http://www.midwestliving.com/homes/seasonal-decorating/pumpkin-decorating-projects/