Friday, February 5, 2016

Showing off Kris!

Hello my friends! I am so excited to share this blogger with you today! I've admired her beautiful blog and home for some time -- Kris shares some great makeovers, decor ideas and DIY projects that I think you'll love. 

Kris blogs at Driven by Decor and her home is really a favorite of mine in blogland. She knows how to create interest with both contrast and neutral touches which I love. Her updates are totally doable and she hangs a mean gallery wall! :)

Let's take a tour around her house, shall we? This bathroom was transformed with a budget and yet again, the difference paint can make is mind-blowing: 
gray stenciled wall

Those walls are stenciled and you have to see the before to truly appreciate the difference. The majority of the changes happened from the tile up -- no huge DIY projects needed. 

Her office gallery wall is one of my favorites. You know I love the dark walls! But the art is the star here: 
dark wall gallery wall
I think it's hard to get a gallery wall like this just right and I wouldn't change a thing on this one. Such a beautiful space! 

Another spot that I think is hard to get just right is the bed -- I love the look of a fluffy Pottery Barn bed and Kris shares how she created that here
How to make a perfect bed

The neutral tones in here are so soothing and pretty! I suddenly need a nap. 

Her fireplace recently underwent a makeover and the star of this one is that gorgeous tile: 
wood tile fireplace

She pulls together art and accessories so well and I love her use of natural items throughout her home. 

I loved this simple DIY throw idea with the pretty fringe: 
White slipcover furniture

Such a great idea to add some color or pattern to a space!

Her teen daughter's bedroom went from young with bright colors to a little more grown up subdued look, but still includes some fun details: 
Blue and white bedroom

I really like how she made over her basic closet doors too -- they look so much better and serve as an art display as well. 

And finally, but certainly not least (I had to stop somewhere!), I LOVE the neutral and classic touches in her dining room
Plate wall dining room
That plate wall is gorgeous! As is everything else! 

I'm so thrilled to share Kris with you today -- isn't her home beautiful? There's so much more I didn't share so be sure to check her out here. Have a wonderful weekend! 

14 comments:

  1. That office wall is perfect as is the Pottery Barn bed! Going to check out her site next. Thanks for the tip, Sarah! Have a great weekend!

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  2. I am beyond honored to be featured by you Sarah - thank you so very much and have a wonderful weekend!

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  3. I just pinned so many of these photos! Lovely

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  4. I adore Kris's style. She is one talented lady.

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  5. Decor goals!!! So jealous!
    xo
    www.kristinawilde.com

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  6. I love how sophisticated her daughter's room looks! The whole design is beautiful!

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  7. If I could title her style, I'd say it is "calmly elegant". Such excellent taste, great feature post, totally worth it. :)

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  8. The Taylor Swift lyric art is awesome!

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  9. Great tour, thank you! She has an amzing eye for serene and welcoming at the same time.

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  10. Wow! You were right...I love it! The gallery wall and the mirror over the bed are my favorite parts.

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  11. I need this wall paper!!!!

    Mel | www.thegossipdarling.com

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  12. Great space!!! Love your home and that wall paper in the bathroom, awesome!

    Lauren | Lovely Decor
    xx

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