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Looking for some fun seasonal crafts? Here are a few darling ideas we found around the web!

Five Fun Spring Projects via Abbey Carpet of SF
Celebrate spring greenery by displaying your plants in this cute DIY hanging plant shelf!

Five Fun Spring Projects via Abbey Carpet of SF
Immortalize natural beauty by making clay leaf bowls!

Five Fun Spring Projects via Abbey Carpet of SF
This spring coaster DIY is perfect for entertaining!

Five Fun Spring Projects via Abbey Carpet of SF
Up your Easter egg game with this adorable pressed flower Easter egg tutorial!

Five Fun Spring Projects via Abbey Carpet of SF
Or impress guests with this delectable speckled egg cake!

Brr, it has been COLD out here and we are dreaming of crackling fireplaces and hot cocoa! Feeling a little chilly? Curl up with your computer and join us in fantasizing about these cozy fireplaces:

Fireplace Fantasies via Abbey Carpet of SF
Cozy, practical, and symmetrical!

Fireplace Fantasies via Abbey Carpet of SF
Candles for extra coziness!

Fireplace Fantasies via Abbey Carpet of SF
This pooch has the right idea…

Fireplace Fantasies via Abbey Carpet of SF
A more traditional interior with some great warm colors.

Fireplace Fantasies via Abbey Carpet of SF
Fireplace AND furs.

Fireplace Fantasies via Abbey Carpet of SF
Love this cozy little corner fire.

Fireplace Fantasies via Abbey Carpet of SF
This suspended fireplace makes a bold statement.

Fireplace Fantasies via Abbey Carpet of SF
The right fire pit might even tempt us to venture into the freezing outdoors!

Fireplace Fantasies via Abbey Carpet of SF
Cozy AND festive!

Thanksgiving is fast approaching! We love this holiday, an excuse to spend time with your loved ones, eat some great food, and reflect on how lucky we truly are. And for those of you that are hosting this year’s celebration, we’ve complied some ideas to make your celebration unique and memorable, especially since this year’s Thanksgiving coincides with Hanukkah!

Thanksgiving Tips from Abbey Carpet SF
The Thankful Tree is a an easy and eye-catching project that would look great as a centerpiece or in the entryway of your home.

Thanksgiving Tips from Abbey Carpet SF
Illuminate your table with this gorgeous DIY branch centerpiece.

Thanksgiving Tips from Abbey Carpet SF
Celebrating Hanukkah along with Thanksgiving? You can have the best of both worlds with this 9 year old’s invention: the Menurkey!

Thanksgiving Tips from Abbey Carpet SF
You can add a classy touch of gold and blue to  your holiday table with this quick gilded centerpiece DIY.

Thanksgiving Tips from Abbey Carpet SF
Or make some cute dreidel and turkey jars!

Thanksgiving Tips from Abbey Carpet SF
Here’s a simple, yummy smelling project that even kids could help out on!

Thanksgiving Tips from Abbey Carpet SF
Turn apples into festive little votives with this project — you can even use them as a makeshift menorah!

Thanksgiving Tips from Abbey Carpet SF
Or use pumpkins, instead!

Thanksgiving Tips from Abbey Carpet of SF
If you’re planning something bigger, you can make some sweet little pinecone seating cards.

Thanksgiving Tips from Abbey Carpet SF
Or simply use a colorful fallen leaf.

Thanksgiving Tips from Abbey Carpet SF
And when the meal is over, have your guest pack up some tasty treats to go with these printables!

Happy Thanksgivukka!

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Fall is finally upon us, and as the leaves change color it can be fun to work the seasonal changes into your decor. Here are some fun uses of autumnal oranges found around the web:

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This orange accent chair adds a lot to a otherwise fairy neutral space, working with the wall art to give the space some great warmth. Source: Tobi Fairley

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Pairing orange with it’s opposite creates a palette that really pops, as in this bold turquoise and orange space.

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If you’re going for a more subtle look, add a splash of orange to a cooler, more neutral space, like this gray and white bedroom. Source: Danielle Hirsch.

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Orange is a great way to brighten up shared spaces like this simple, contemporary dining area. Source: J. Ingerstedt.

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And it can also add some vibrance to a more muted, rustic space. Source: Analog|Dialog

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All you need is a little, especially if you’re willing to play with asymmetry and mismatched pieces like this sleek dining room! Source: AD

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Welcome the new season with some new flooring! Here are some nice warm, natural tones that are perfect for Fall.