With Labor Day just around the corner, school will soon be back in session, and there are lots of stylish options, whether you're hitting the books this Fall or simply need a smart way to integrate desk space into your home. We've rounded up 11 solid choices that reflect a variety of design sensibilities. See what we have in store, from midcentury-modern selections to a more romantic antique styles.
When you begin to tackle your springtime and Easter decorating, an excellent place to start is with your mantel! But before you spring for those store-bought decorations, why not tap into your creative side and embellish this piece of your home with a few personalized pieces you already have lying around? If you're not sure how to start, I've got a roundup of easy-to-mimic mantels that are sure to inspire. Click through for 7 simple ways to brighten up your mantel for spring! - By Jacinda Boneau