Valentine’s Day DIY: Make This Sweet Centerpiece

Valentines Day DIY Sweet Centerpiece from Homemakers Furniture

Valentine’s Day comes at the perfect time of year for those of us in the Northern Hemisphere. We’ve (somewhat begrudgingly) fallen back into our post-holiday routines, and the gray, gloomy weather leaves something to be desired. What better way to brighten our moods a little than with a celebration of love?

We’ve shown you our top picks for gift ideas and hooked you up with some super cute (and free!) gift tags. There’s just one more thing you need for the best Valentine’s Day ever—a sweet centerpiece to deck out your dining table!

Our senior visual designer, Brandon Roush, is back by popular demand! We sat down with him to learn how to make this fun, festive DIY and to chat about one our favorite holidays.


Free Printables! Daily, Weekly & Monthly Cleaning Schedule

Daily, weekly and monthly cleaning schedules from the Homemakers blog

There’s been a lot of talk about New Year’s resolutions lately, and we’ve noticed that, in 2016, many people are pledging to slow down and appreciate life’s simple pleasures. They’re getting back in the kitchen and enjoying more home-cooked meals. They’re having regular game nights with their families, and they’re hosting more dinner parties with the friends they just don’t see enough.

Doesn’t that sound fantastic? Why aren’t we all doing that?


How to Take Advantage of Color Psychology at Home

How to Take Advantage of Color Psychology at Home

Color psychology has become a popular subject lately. Pantone even has color experts who offer consulting services and predict Pantone seasonal color palettes. Color theory is no joke! Understanding color perceptions not only changes how you experience hues, it also affects which ones you use in each room of your home. Do you know how your home’s color scheme is impacting you each day?