Photobucket     Photobucket        

Tuesday, October 23, 2012

Part 2 Of My Aunt And Uncle's Beautiful Home

It's time for part 2 of my aunt and uncle's beautiful home! There were some nice comments on the first half. I told my aunt about them and she was thrilled. I had several of you want her paint colors so I thought I would post them on here. The entry way color is Alchemy by Sherwin Williams and the living room and kitchen area is Different Gold by Sherwin Williams. There is just a shade difference in the two colors.
 
 On with part 2...
 
My aunt and uncle added a game room, bedroom, bathroom and sun room onto their house a few years ago. Everything turned out wonderful! Wouldn't this be a fun and beautiful place to entertain? 
 

I love the picture over the mantle and the bookcases beside it are decorated so beautiful.

 LOVE...
 

 What a gorgeous piece of funiture!
How neat are these chairs?
 What a pretty little sink area by the fridge and chairs.
 Beautiful chest and mirror...
 Ahhh...the sun room. Love the chairs with the bird pillows.
 I love everything in this picture...the chair, the little french table, the painted piece of furniture and even the little rabbit on the floor.

 Love this stunning blue cabinet!
 
 I think I could live in this room...if you look outside you can see a glimpse of the outdoor area.
 This is the master bedroom. What a beautiful bed and bedding...

 This is the sitting area off the bedroom...gorgeous!!
 Beautiful master bathroom...
 Very nice office area...

Now for the outdoor space they just added...can you say Wow!! I am going to go back over sometime and get some more shots without all the people...lol. You can still get an idea of what it looks like though. It is huge! They have decided to glass it in in the near future.
 
 Here it is at night. What an awesome place to entertain guests!
 Before it got dark I was able to go around and take some pictures. All of the fabrics out here are outdoor fabrics.

Love the sofa and pillows...



 Look at this chase lounge...love the fabric and cat pillow!
 Very nice outdoor dining table and I love the ceramic vases.
 These were the steaks we ate! They were so tender.
 Looking out to the pool area...
 I know I say love alot...but I LOVE that cute cat lamp!

 Here is another one on the other side of the fireplace. The outdoor fabric on the chair looks so good with the lamp shade.
 Gorgeous chandelier!


 Outdoor grill and cabinets with granite counter tops.
 
 
This is the outdoor bathroom that was added on the side of the outdoor space. It looks better than my two bathrooms combined!
 LOVE that mirror!


 
 This area used to be railroad ties.  They just had the bricks added and put in all new landscaping. 
 
I hope you enjoyed the pictures! Their home is definitely something to see! There is beauty around every corner...


29 comments:

Sally LoveOfHomes said...

BEAUTIFUL!! That is the most amazing outdoor space...I LOVE it!! Thanks for sharing!
Sally

Shelia said...

Oh, Kristen! This is a part of your aunt's house I don't think I've seen. It's so beautiful! Wow! I really don't have words to say how beautiful it is. I'm sure you had a marvelous time!
Be a sweetie,
Shelia ;)

mercy@aquestforcreating.blogspot.com said...

WOW!! Love it all, thanks for sharing. I can't wait to see more pics of the backyard and when they enclose it.

Christine Jay said...

It looks like your home, Kristen! I can't help but think "I hope they never move. That would be a LOT of work" :) beautiful home!

Allyson Pecilunas said...

Wow, fabulous!! Everything is gorgeous every detail love it all

Designs By Pinky said...

HOLY CANNOLI, this is one of the most BEAUTIFUL homes I have EVER seen! Your Aunt has FABULOUS taste and her home is filled with gorgeous treasures. I LOVE her style and how she decorates. I love her use of furniture pieces and that outdoor space is amazing! I have saved this post to go back to again and again. I saved the first one too. Please THANK your Aunt for allowing you to share her home with us. I am SO inspired. XO, Pinky

Teresa @ Grammy Girlfriend said...

Gorgeous home....love all her fabrics and colors

Kathy @ Creative Home Expressions said...

Their home is stunning, Kristen! I'm so glad you were able to share it with us. You'll have to thank your aunt. : )

Maria Elena said...

Kristen, what an amazing home!!! And beautifully decorated! The outdoor space is just amazing!!! I really enjoyed the tour.

Melissa Miller said...

Wow, absolutely stunning and spectacular Kristen. I can see why she is your decorating inspiration. Amazing! So many details to see. I could spend all day studying each photo. Thank you for showing us.

I hope you have been well my friend. I know you are about to get super busy decorating the trees and homes.

Warmly, ~Melissa :)

Gloria Westerman said...

I could just lose myself in a home like this....I wish you Aunt could decorate my home like that.....it's so warm and comfortable....elegant and beautiful....thank you so much for sharing....I think I'm going to hang out it for awhile...I think it call stalking....LOL...

Susan said...

That is the most AMAZING outdoor space and I wouldn't change a thing, it's my favorite part of the house!! I'm in love with the Outdoor Grill/Kitchen Area! If I had an outdoor space like this I would spend every waking moment there without hesitation!!
Thank you so much for sharing their beautiful home with us.
P.S. I KNOW you enjoyed those awesome looking steaks, too!

Anonymous said...

Oh my goodness, I can't imagine living in such a beautiful home. I have a very nice home and love to decorate it and keep it clean, but...never in my life could I see myself living in a house like that. Your aunt and uncle should be very proud of what they have. BEAUTIFUL is not a strong enough word for that house.

Kathy said...

Hope there is a part #3 to this house. Love all the pictures.

Anonymous said...

thanks for sharing. we all drive by houses and wonder what it really looks like inside. thanks for the tour.

Jeanette said...

WOW! What an absolutely perfect house!! Your Aunts decor is impeccable. I could look at their home all day long and study all the little elements. Perfection!

Tammy Partin Spangler said...

Lovely home and amazing outdoor space!

Denyse@Crazy Beautiful Life said...

Wow! Beautiful home and I love the outdoors...What I want to know is how do they protect all that outdoor decor if they get a rain storm?? I can't sit on my patio furniture for days if my cushions get wet and they have actual furniture.

Kristens Creations said...

Denyse, They have decided to glass it in. I'm the same way with my patio furniture...it stays wet for a while. Also, the leaves and pollen will be a pain in the fall and spring. I believe they are having an architect draw up plans to enclose it now.

Janice said...

Beautiful home. Love all the furnishings and decorating. Someone has good taste.

Carol said...

WOW and DOUBLE WOW! I have no other words!

JOY @ http://joysjotsshots.blogspot.com/ said...

Your Aunt and Uncle have done a great job making a huge home look cozy. When I visit friends and relatives with such nice homes, I'm always depressed when I get home. They are so lucky to have such nice things. enJOYed the beautiful tour.

Cathy's World said...

I am a summer girl. The whole house is beautiful. However, I would live in the outside. I can see myself cooking every night in that stunning outdoor kitchen. I don't like cooking because I don't like to mess my kitchen. But, the outdoor kitchen at your aunts house...I can really have some fun out there.
We get a lot of wind here in California. Does your aunt get wind there. Our outdoor space is really pretty but I wish I could decorate with candles and vases like your aunt did. If I did. My stuff would either blow into the neighbors backyard or break. Ha! The only way I can put some pretty stuff out there is if I fill it with cement to save it on windy days.

Beautiful home!

Suzy said...

Gorgeous! Gorgeous! Gorgeous! All of it! Thank you for sharing, Kristen.

Betsy Hairston said...

I am so in love with everything about this house. I really like how a variety of colors are used perfectly together. Every pic is so cozy and inviting and the outdoor space has such a WOW factor. Thanks for sharing, you have my mind racing with ideas!!!!

Wooden Exterior Doors said...

Classic house! The interior is so sophisticated, and the living room is pretty cozy. Love to take a dip on that pool!

Anonymous said...

Where did that beautiful towel bar come from in the bathroom. It is a must have.
Renee richardson

Cynthia Petty said...

Beautiful. Would you possibly share where I could find the towel bar in the bathroom. I cannot find a decorative towel bar that is flush to the wall. I have searched everywhere. Thanks, CPetty

Cynthia Petty said...

Beautiful. Would you possibly share where I could find the towel bar in the bathroom. I cannot find a decorative towel bar that is flush to the wall. I have searched everywhere. Thanks, CPetty

Featured in Country Woman Magazine fall 2012 for kitchen and crafts

My photo
I'm a 42yr. old mother of 1. I've been married for 21years to a wonderful man, Kevin. We have one son together named Chase who is 14. We live in a small town in Arkansas and have a dog named Sassy, a cat named Coco and now a chinchilla, Tiki. My husband is a Database Administrator and I have my own business called Kristen's Creations where I make and sell a variety of crafts. I worked in a shop as a floral designer for 15 yrs. until it closed. My former boss decided to retire and lease out her building. I enjoy crafting, decorating, and hanging out with my family. E-mail me at Kristenscreations@hotmail.com

To subscribe through email, add your email address below.

You are welcome to pin anything from my blog

Follow Me on Pinterest

Total Pageviews



The tip junkie featured my snowman mesh wreath!

homemade crafts

Popular Posts

BlogCatalog

Decorating Blogs - BlogCatalog Blog Directory

Sassy Girl

Sassy Girl

Cock a doodle doo!!

Cock a doodle doo!!

Wish we were here!

Wish we were here!

blog ranking

Lifestyle Blogs - Blog Rankings

Blog List

  • This is not new bedding but I was craving some color. I also saw a picture on Pinterest of a British Colonial bedroom and the bedding was these same colors...
    51 minutes ago
  • I have some good news! After announcing that I was putting Wow Us Wednesdays on a summer hiatus I was invited to join my friends Lory of Designthusiasm and...
    51 minutes ago
  • Welcome to the 431st Inspire Me Tuesday. Wow, you guys are really up on your game. Tons of DIY Projects, Room Makeovers and Tutorial for all kinds of pro...
    51 minutes ago
  • Sometimes having a clear vision for how you want a space to look can be a hindrance when trying to finish a room. It’s usually a good thing, because the...
    9 hours ago
  • I have been purging my closet again, and listing my pieces on Poshmark. When I started looking at my wardrobe I realized once again how much black...
    13 hours ago
  • Hi everyone and welcome back to The Scoop! A recent trip to my favorite produce stand netted me some fresh peaches. So what do you do while you wait for ...
    13 hours ago
  • Well hey there friends! It's one of the best shopping days of the year! Another Amazon Prime day has arrived, and as always, I like to share my current fav...
    13 hours ago
  • Hey, friends! Still traveling this week and can't wait to share more about Charleston when I get home. It's been a very fun weekend at Haven and I'll sha...
    1 day ago
  • Genius Ideas That Make Travel A Lot Easier [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
    1 day ago
  • Create a soothing fountain for your yard with just a few simple items from the hardware store. Make a soothing recirculating fountain for your home this ...
    1 day ago
  • Hello friends! Happy summer weekend to you! This week I started my Invisalign treatment, I am documenting my progress with a few videos and I’ll combine th...
    3 days ago
  • Welcome to Best of the Weekend! We are glad that you are here and are starting your weekend with us. Thank you to all of you who offered me encouragemen...
    3 days ago
  • Luxury camping is the best of both worlds and is an awesome, amazing experience. It’s not exactly budget-friendly though. A few of the best luxury campin...
    4 days ago
  • Sorry I just couldn't resist that title! Anyone else love Taylor Swift? Just wanted to pop on and tell you that I've got nothing. Do you ever feel that wa...
    5 days ago
  • Last fall, I was asked to speak at my Alma mater in chapel and what God really laid on my heart to share was "When Life Doesn't Turn Out Like You Expected"...
    6 days ago
  • The 2nd, 3rd, 4th, and 5th in line to the throne of England—all five of the Cambridges together for the first time! Kate greets the Archbishop of Canterbur...
    1 week ago
  • [image: How to Build an Upcycled Planter Box] I am so absolutely thrilled with how this DIY planter box turned out. I finally used all the fence posts t...
    1 week ago
  • *Welcome to a week at Lake Powell with our adult children.* (This gigantic flamingo joined us this summer - from Sam's Club.) *Every summer we spend sever...
    1 week ago
  • Last week when I was writing about where the Duke & Duchess of Sussex were renting or buying or building or leasing in the Cotswolds (NOT “Cotswold” as a r...
    1 week ago
  • I have been giving a lot of thought to the idea of Honest Decorating/Living that I shared in my previous post. And it occurred to me that the reason so m...
    2 weeks ago
  • Happy Summer, friends! I'm so excited to be joining 16 amazingly talented ladies as we share parts of our home for a two day "Easy Summer Styling" blog ho...
    3 weeks ago
  • Our church choir hosted an Italian Dinner Theater recently and asked me to decorate for it. To protect the innocent (choir members cooking Italian cuisin...
    5 weeks ago
  • Hello! I’m alive! If you’ve been checking in on social media, you know I’m planning a graduation party for my son THIS Saturday. I may or may not be on the...
    1 month ago
  • Those of you who know us personally, already know that it has been almost a year since we flipped our first property. Yes…we moved last summer. We boug...
    1 month ago
  • Are you aware of common areas where you can negotiate to save? Even beyond your new car, you might be surprised as to how this can impact your budget. W...
    2 months ago
  • Hello, Dear Ones!! How long has it been? Well, a while for sure. First of all I want to say my previous post was an oopsie! I had saved our Easter snaps f...
    2 months ago
  • 3 months ago
  • Note: If you are looking for Foodie Friday and Everything Else, the link party has been permanently retired. Thanks for all of your support over the years...
    6 months ago
  • English Toffee - ButterYumSeriously, is there anything better than caramelized sugar? Ok, maybe caramelized sugar, a stick of butter, lightly toasted alm...
    7 months ago
  • Printable Snowman Candy Bar Wrappers from Laurie Furnell Last Christmas my kids made snowman and Santa candy bars as gifts for their cousins. They used M...
    8 months ago
  • So, my husband and I are attending a banquet this week and I realized that I don’t really have anything that qualifies as ‘cocktail party’ attire. So, ye...
    9 months ago
  • The first day of fall, where has the summer gone to? We've been in the upper 90's all week, hard to believe fall is here and yes those cold days of winter ...
    9 months ago
  • I knew this day would come... I just didn't know the deep down feelings that would surface. God prepared me for this! I often wondered how in the world ...
    10 months ago
  • Have you seen or should I say drooled over all the blogs showing their flocked christmas trees? Well, I can say I drooled...just a bit over them! So much t...
    1 year ago
  • Hello, and Happy Valentine’s Day! I thought I’d share a couple of the Valentine’s I’ve made for my oldest granddaughter (the 5 year old). I used a couple...
    2 years ago
  • Hi there friends... Welcome back to this weeks Share Your Style Party!! ~~~~~ Our host this week is Kelly from The Essence of Home! Take it away Kelly! ...
    2 years ago
  • These closet doors are dreamy!!! *Dream Book Design *turned an unattractive closet door into something I want!!! Learn *how to build a barn door for a...
    3 years ago
  • This Miniature Pewter-Like Teapot with Lid that lifts and tilts is adorable at the height of just 1 1/2 inches tall, and matching teacup, saucer, and disp...
    3 years ago
  • *Hi! I have been decorating for Christmas this week and finished the piano so I wanted to share.This will be a short post, I am working hard to get my hous...
    3 years ago
  • I have been keeping a secret for a few months... and it has been hard not to give it away! Thank goodness I can finally tell you today!!! After 4 1/2 y...
    3 years ago
  • Hello Lovlies, You are cordially invited to join me at my new blog, Larkspur Interiors. WHEN: Now! WHERE: www.larkspurinteriors.com R.S.V.P.: Not necessa...
    4 years ago
  • It's Friday once again. Can you believe it? And it's time for another great house tour. Today we're snooping around Jenna's home at Rain On A Tin Roof. ...
    4 years ago
  • Projects, projects, do they ever end? lol There is always something to add to the list, isn't there? I had wanted to add bead board to the ends of our ...
    5 years ago