DIY: German Glass Glitter Wine Stems

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As the holidays approach, it is most likely that we will be hosting friends and family on more than one occasion.  Whether it be a quick and casual get-together, or a long weekend of gathering, why not give your hosting skills a signature?  Something that makes you stand out and that they will remember, or perhaps share with … [Read more...]

DIY: Corn Husk And Coffee Filter Flower Tutorial

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Yesterday, I showed you all of the “after” photos of these flowers.  Today, it is time to get to work.  Time for the Corn Husk and Coffee Filter Flower Tutorial.  Step. By. Step. You will need the following items: Corn husks (found in the Hispanic aisle at the grocery store) Brown coffee filters Wooden … [Read more...]

Making Corn Husk Flowers – Holiday Style

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Corn husk flowers.  There is beauty in the simple things. Simple things made by unrelated items that you may find in the places you frequent the most. Your house.  Your garage.   The grocery store. Fall isn’t only about the vibrant colors of maples, aspens and oaks. The neutrals play a big role as … [Read more...]

How To Do A Linen Napkin Turkey Fold

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Good morning!  In the past, I have a showed you a variety of ways to fold your linen napkins for your table settings, and today, we are going to add a turkey fold to the library just in time for Thanksgiving. Cassidy is going to be my hand model so I can use my hand to get the best possible picture. And her hands are … [Read more...]

My Breakfast Nook Makeover Reveal

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Well, it has been a while but I’m finally able to show you my breakfast nook makeover.    To refresh your memory, this wasn’t a big makeover – just some paint and furniture changes. The goal was to lighten things up. Here is an old before picture a couple of years ago at Christmas.  Notice the lights, … [Read more...]

This San Francisco Trolley Bell Is Now A Part Of My Thanksgiving

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Being my favorite city, San Francisco does indeed have my heart.  However, in return, I have something from San Francisco.  I couldn’t resist it when I found it:  an antique trolley bell.     And I’m going to be putting it to good use this Thanksgiving.  With over 30 people mingling about over the noise of … [Read more...]

Preparing The Cornucopia

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If we had to choose one tradition that is indicative of the Thanksgiving holiday, I believe it would be the cornucopia.  Also known as a Horn Of Plenty, it is a symbol of abundance.  Although it dates back to times before the American Thanksgiving, it is our way of showing that the harvest was bountiful and we will not go … [Read more...]

DIY: Wine Cork Place Card Holders

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Here we go!  The start of the holiday season and the start of  The Holidays at Turnstyle Vogue.  To kick it off, let's combine entertaining and DIY and create something for your Thanksgiving table such as Wine Cork Place Card Holders! Thanksgiving is a busy day.  The hustle and bustle in the kitchen.  A line of cooks … [Read more...]

10 Decorating Trends That May Be Over

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OMG.  Are you ready to talk about decorating trends that may be on their way out? Trends like chevrons and ombre, perhaps? I mean, can we please come up with something new to turn into a DIY and decorating trend? Like Jimmy Fallon says… “ew.” Ok. Stop! I’m just kidding!! It just all makes me laugh because I know … [Read more...]

Creating Stylish Storage Options With More Detail

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In the process of creating a home, we all have the same non-discriminatory demand for something important.  Something such as storage.  And even better yet, stylish storage options! We can never get enough of it. Never. We are always wanting more.  Trying to find ways to make it happen. And that one common … [Read more...]