Farming is a Family Lifestyle That Combines Work and Play

Farming is a Family Lifestyle That Combines Work and Play

When I think of farm life so many things come to mind. The big farmhouse is always #1 with it's giant wrap around porch and sweeping pastures. A big giant red barn would be another vision I have in my head with a split rail fence that holds cows, a few horses, and maybe goats or pigs. Also, a chicken coop...a farm HAS to have a chicken coop right?  
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So What is "Primitive" Anyway?

So What is "Primitive" Anyway?

Close your eyes and imagine the word ‘warm’.  What comes to mind? The crackling warmth of a fireplace? Wrapping up in a quilt or afghan? Let us help you create that warm, inviting, simplistic place that you never want to leave.  
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How to Decorate with Primitive Décor This Spring

How to Decorate with Primitive Décor This Spring

Primitive décor makes homes feel cozy and guests feel welcome during any time of the year. There’s something nostalgic about primitive décor, and decorating with this theme will certainly make any house feel like home.    
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Doilies and Object Lessons

Doilies and Object Lessons

When I was little my grandpa taught me how to make a chain and then a single crochet. I eventually got the hang of it and can almost read about any pattern. I’ve done all kinds of projects but one of my favorites is making doilies. I find crocheting is a good time to learn the object lessons of life.    
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How to Decorate with Chalkboards

How to Decorate with Chalkboards

Chalkboards have become a decorating device that can offer visual interest, be very practical and evoke long-forgotten memories of teachers, schoolbooks and fun times. It’s time to bring chalkboards out of the classroom and make them part of your home décor.
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Top Tips for Decorating with Sconces

Top Tips for Decorating with Sconces

If you’ve been looking to add a touch of elegance, beauty, and romance to your home, look no further than putting up some sconces. Nothing quite enlivens a dreary room like perfect lighting; in fact, lighting can make or break the look of an interior.  
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Decorating Tips to Make Your New Home Cozy

Decorating Tips to Make Your New Home Cozy

It can take time to adjust to a new home. But with a little effort, the transition from the old comfort zone to the new one can be smooth and rather enjoyable. Here are some decorating tips and tricks that will help you convert your new home into an oasis of relaxation.  
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Injecting Spring into Your Home

Injecting Spring into Your Home

As the winter months eventually come to an end, it will be time to throw those windows open and let the fresh spring air into your house. As part of your Spring cleaning routine, you might consider tucking away those gorgeous country throws and quilt bundle sets that have a darker theme and replacing them with lighter or brighter colored ones and those decorative accessories you’ve stored all winter.  
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The Art of Lighting Up Your Rooms

The Art of Lighting Up Your Rooms

Whether you’re looking for ideas to improve the lighting of a certain room or want to plan an entire house lighting overhaul, here are a few room-by-room tips to keep in mind.  
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Primitive Country Home Decor Tips for Every Room in Your House

Primitive Country Home Decor Tips for Every Room in Your House

There are many facets to primitive country decorating. At the core of this unique and cozy decorating style is the feeling it creates for those who live in your home as well as your family and visitors. The overall impression is one of simplicity, warmth, and rustic comfort. Primitive country is more than just a style of home décor; it’s about creating a lifestyle you’ll love.  
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Big Ideas For Small Spaces

Big Ideas For Small Spaces

There is always going to be small spaces in a home. Even if your house tends to have a big floor area, there are going to be random spaces in the house that are fairly small, and all too often those little spaces are neglected and their potential left unexplored. Today we’re going to share with you big ideas for those small spaces. We hope you will get inspiration for making the most out of the small spaces in your home
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11 Primitive Country Pinterest Ideas For Your Inspirational Boards

11 Primitive Country Pinterest Ideas For Your Inspirational Boards

As quilters and primitive country décor aficionados, sometimes we can’t imagine what we did before Pinterest came along. It’s easy to get lost in fantasies of DIY projects, dream bedrooms, and of course, complex and intricate quilt patterns. Oops, two hours just flew by and it’s time to pick up the kids from school!
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