Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas

If you’re one of the people who enjoys the unfettered show of affection of Valentine’s Day, then gifts are probably on your mind. Sometimes, the perfect gift for someone is staring you right in the face, but other times it can take some effort to find just the right thing. Whether you’re shopping for a significant other […]

Crafting with Candy Canes

Crafting with Candy Canes | Candy canes are delicious to eat and great for crafts. Here are 7 fun ways you can use this holiday treat to spice up your table and decorate your home. | #candycanes #candycanecrafts #crafts #Christmas #Christmascrafts

For me, candy canes are to Christmas what candy corn is to Halloween. When I was a little girl we used to decorate the Christmas tree with the small candy canes… along with copious amounts of silver tinsel. We don’t hang them on the tree any more (the canes or the tinsel), but these sugary treats still […]

Get Your Christmas DIY On

Get Your Christmas DIY On | Decorating Files | #christmas #decor #holidays #DIY

Christmas and DIY go together like milk and cookies. Bees and honey. Ross and Rachel. They are just meant to be. For someone who loves both Christmas and DIY projects, this holiday season is full of inspiration. You would need more than just a month to do every awesome project that’s out there. From homemade ornaments […]

Christmas Tree Alternatives to Celebrate the Season

Christmas Tree Alternatives to Celebrate the Season | Decorating Files | #christmastreealternatives #christmastrees #christmas

One of the best parts of decorating for the holiday season is trimming the Christmas tree. But what can you do if you lack the space for a tree or if you want something more unique than the traditional fair? No worries. We’ve got just the thing (or two) for you. I’ve rounded up 10 fun ideas to […]

Happy Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving from the Decorating Files

We are so thankful for our readers and all the joy having this blog has brought us. We hope you all have a beautiful holiday with your family and friends! ♥

Essentials for Creating a Comfortable Guest Room

Essentials for Creating a Comfortable Guest Room | Want to create a cozy guest room? Make sure your visitors have everything they need for a comfortable stay with these must-have guest room essentials. #guestroomessentials #guestrioom #bedroom #entertaining

I love this time of year! The weather starts getting cooler, the leaves start to change color (yes, even in Florida you can see a bit of fall in the foliage) and the best holidays of the year happening. We’ve had lots of fun sharing ideas for Halloween and now it’s time to start thinking about […]

Last-Minute Halloween Food & Decor Guide

Last-Minute Halloween Food & Decor Guide | It's Halloween and you've barely decorated or planned a menu? Have no fear! These quick and easy last-minute Halloween ideas will have you covered. | #Halloween #holiday #decorating #entertaining #recipes

If you’re anything like me, the holidays tend to sneak up on you. I get really excited for them and enjoy the festivities that lead up to the big day, but when it comes to decorating I tend to put it off until the holiday is suddenly upon me and I realize I haven’t gone through […]

Halloween Table Settings: 12 Spooky & Glamorous Ideas

Halloween Table Settings: 12 Eerie, Spooky & Glamorous Ideas | Decorating Files | #halloweentablesettings #halloweentable #halloweendecor #halloweendecorations #halloween

I love Halloween. I also love creative table settings. Put them together and what have you got? A post full of wonderful ways to delight your guests when you celebrate one of the year’s most fun holidays. With all the wondrous Halloween table settings I found, this post could have been endless. However, I showed restraint and narrowed it […]

A Catwoman-Inspired Halloween Dinner Party

A Catwoman-Inspired Halloween Dinner Party | Decorating Files | #catwoman #halloween #party #entertaining

Hello, everyone! I’m so excited to have joined the Decorating Files. I’ve watched my mom’s journey with this blog from the beginning and I’ve always had a deep admiration for what she has built and accomplished with it. To say I’m thrilled to be a part of it now is an understatement. For one of my first posts, […]