5 Ways to Get this Look:  Festive Family Room

5 Ways to Get this Look: Festive Family Room

 There’s a chill in the air here that’s making me crave all things cozy.  I’m sure that’s one of the reasons I’m drawn to this Pottery Barn styled family room.  Along with the cozy factor, it offers a good, neutral palette that let’s the holiday decor take center stage.  It’s fun to see how nice the traditional red and green of Christmas look when showcased in a very neutral room.  I challenged myself to find five tutorials for DIY versions of items in this room.  

PB Christmas Living Room inspiration

5 Ways to Get This Look: Colorful Family Room

5 Ways to Get This Look: Colorful Family Room

A family room should be all about the family that lives in it.   If your family is energetic and playful, it doesn’t make sense for the room you spend the most time in to be a quiet mix of bland neutrals.  Something much more colorful is in order, like this lively room pictured in Better Homes & Gardens.  I challenged myself to find 5 DIY projects that might be used to recreate this look.

BH&G Inspiration Pic