Clare Claxton
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TV over long narrow fireplace

TV over long narrow fireplace - trying to avoid the long strip for speaker under the tv.

Apartment ideas

Amanda Carol at Home used Restoration Hardware Light Silver Sage in their laundry room. It is a chameleon color that can look greener or bluer depending on the light. I love all of the cute storage in here!

Cottage Living Rooms : Designers' Portfolio 321 : Home & Garden Television - Wide pine boards provide the ideal backdrop for this cottage-inspired living room. Custom cabinetry flanks the fireplace, which features painted white brick and a gray mantel. Old wood from a barn and carriage lights are installed above the mantel for a true design statement.

Anisa's design on HGTV's Design Wars, love everything Makhoul Darnell designs. (painted mantel and white brick fireplace)

candle cups

Eggshell Votives - This craft should be done with a lot of friends as the wax is pretty expensive. Also, the candles burn quick so I would wait unit Easter to burn them. Caution - wax does melt through the shells and the shells can burn so be observant.


Super easy to DIY for the holidays, also a technique simple enought for your to adorn candles and create a unique centerpieces for your wedding or party. Fresh olive leaves tied with ribbon

Drill holes in wood, place tea lights. Beautiful outdoor table center piece.

If you were to use drift wood this would be awesome for a beach reception style thing. Very natural, but striking. Drill holes in wood, place tea lights. Beautiful outdoor table center piece for the picnic table---AROUND THE GARDEN POOL