Celebrating Easter 2015!

Fresh Décor and Project Ideas

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Energize your home with these fresh décor ideas! Easter marks the start of spring, a time of regrowth from the long winter months where flowers are in full bloom, temperatures begin to warm up, and the days are filled with more daylight, fun and laughter. Whether you’re looking for an inspiring craft for your little one or some inspiration to set the perfect Easter table, these DIY decorating ideas and projects will invigorate your home as well as help you enjoy the wonderful Easter holiday.

Décor:

Easter decor

A pretty tulip umbrella makes an enchanting entrance

flower wall decals

These floral decals are colorful and bright, making a perfect addition to spring and Easter décor

floral centerpiece

This colorful rainbow centerpiece makes the perfect accent on your Easter table

happiness wall decal

This inspirational wall quote brings all the colors of spring to your home in a fresh and fun way

Crafts:

DIY mason jars

DIY Striped Mason Jars, perfect for your Easter table!

diy centerpiece

DIY Tealight Eggshell Centerpiece

diy decor ideas

DIY Easter Book Page Bunting

Food:

easter desserts

Edible Bird’s Nests

easter cake

Easter Basket Cake

Easter bunny bark

Easter Bunny Bark

muddy buddies recipe

Easter Muddy Buddies

Easter Eggs: 

easter eggs

Easter Eggs Decorated with Paper Napkins

easter eggs

DIY Nail Polish Easter Eggs

confetti easter eggs

Confetti Dipped Easter Eggs

easter eggs

Natural Brown Easter Eggs

For more Easter inspiration, head on over to our Easter Decor & Projects Pinterest Board!

April Powers! Bloom Some Spring Cheer

Fresh Spring Decor Trends

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The beginning of April marks a renaissance of life outdoors! While natures first greens of the season are unfurling and purple hyacinth are popping up outside, the interior of your home should also enjoy a refreshed look. This is the time to let the light in, swapping out thick curtains for sheers and lace, and sprinkle your home with inspiring pops of pretty! Here are 5 ways to use Springs color and home decor trends in your space for a rejuvenated style.

Splash of Color

pastel color trend in home decor via Pinterest

image via Pinterest

This Season, pastels are bathing everything in delicate hues of pink, pistachio, baby blue and lavender. These midtone versions of Easter candy hues are delightful and chic, adding a creamy dream soft beauty to everything from swimsuits to kitchen appliances. Somewhat reminiscent of the 1950s, these tender hues have an inviting and fresh feel. Try painting a wooden chair, making a feature wall, or introducing a new accessory into your home this season in a pretty pastel tint.

Blossoming Branches Or Potted Bulbs

Decorating with potted bulbs spring decor trends idea

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It is widely known that a vase of fresh flowers brings a room to life. This year, think outside the bouquet and try decorating with branches or potted bulbs instead. Not only do these options last longer than cut flowers, they also have a sophisticated whimsy. Spring sprigs, like pussy willows, almond tree boughs and flowering cherry tree branches add height and enchantment to decor. Buy cut branches or snip your own to enjoy the gradual blossom of nature unfolding indoors. Potted bulbs provide a similar sense of charm, building anticipation as a spike of fresh green leaves slowly buds into a colorful posy of flowers.

Floral Prints

Fresh floral wall art new design ideas spring decor trends

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Florals never really go out of style, they just take on new tendencies each season. This year it seems watercolor florals, pixelated graphic florals and vintage chic retro florals are all the rage. Pick your passion or fee free to mix and match, because you simply cannot go wrong with flowers in the Springtime. Try mixing floral prints into the room with a tablecloth, a framed piece of art or wall decal kit, a garland of blossoms strung across a window, or in accent pieces like plates, vases or even napkins.

Pillow Update

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We recommend swapping out pillows often! It is one of the quickest and most effective ways to renew a space. In the Winter we like to cuddle up on the couch, surrounded by fabrics like fur, velvet, and warm knits. April is the perfect time to trade these pillows for bright and cool new looks, with seasonally appropriate fabrics like linen, cotton and lace. Experiment with the seasons fascination with metallics, mixing pastels with gold accents and fun florals with shimmery sequins.

Bowl of Beauty

pier one candy dish with pastel candy almonds

found on pier 1 sweet spring theme dish with pastel candy almonds

Is there anything more welcoming than a bowl full of treats to enjoy? Think of the sweet lady who always has candy on her desk, your favorite neighborhood restaurant with the delicious mints, or your Martha Stewart channeling relative who always has little snacks out to enjoy. Get seasonal and sweet with your own little dish of goodies – it’s an opportunity to bring out your cutest dish and to make somebody smile – even yourself! Or, for a purely aesthetic display, try a bowl of floating blossoms, artichokes, or moss. To make your own decorative vessel check out our video on updating plain vases with designer decals. The results are gorgeous!