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Fireplace Makeover + Cast Mantel Options

Fireplace Makeover + Cast Mantel Options - If you’ve been following along with our One Room Challenge space, you already know a portion of what we addressed in the room was the fireplace. I wanted to dive deeper into that specific area because I’ve received lots of questions about it. What was wrong with the original fireplace? How did I determine the appropriate scale? Where is the mantel or surround from, and what is it made of? How did I achieve better balance? The list goes on. Click through for all the answers, a fun before & after, the progression of how it evolved, and of course- all of the resource links! I even included some alternative cast mantel options from the same brand, because there are SO many beautiful alternatives and styles.  Continue Reading

6 Ways to Style a Fireplace Mantle -
interiors & styling

6 Ways to Style a Fireplace Mantle

Here we are… a couple weeks after the holiday season and I’m sure many of you are wondering how to style your mantle or fireplace now that the garland has been packed away. I always love a post holiday…