• Welcome Autumn
  • Thanksgiving Table Decorations
  • Top of the Mountain
  • Islands in the Landscape – part 2
  • Fall Word Art

Welcome Autumn

Free Printable - Welcome Autumn by Designs of Home

I have been busy designing for you!  I call this print, Welcome Autumn! As you may already know, I have expanded into Surface Pattern Design and while learning Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop, I am working on designs for my readers. Just a little something that is free for you to be able to print on your printer and […]

Thanksgiving Table Decorations

Thanksgiving Table Decoration Ideas: designsofhome.com

Wow!  Have you looked at the calendar?  It is about 5 weeks to Thanksgiving! Are you planning a Thanksgiving event at your home, this year?  Do you need some quick Thanksgiving table decorations? I did, so I looked through Amazon.com and I found some ideas for you. These Fritz and Floyd Salt and Pepper shakers […]

Top of the Mountain

Top of the Mountain - Designs of Home

If you go to an area of the country that has mountains, you can see that people build their homes and settle in different areas.  Some are in the valley, on flat land or on a gentle slope. Some build on rolling hills.  Others choose to live a little higher, maybe part way up a […]

Islands in the Landscape – part 2

Islands in the Landscape-part 2 - designsofhome.com

This is part 2 in a series that discusses including Islands in the Landscape.  If you would like to read part 1,  you will see a link at the end of this article. We talked about using islands in the landscape for various reasons.  In part one, we showed how one might look from the street, […]

Fall Word Art

Free printable-Fall Word Art-original design by Susan De Bow - designsofhome.com

Do you like to change the decor in your home, often?  Maybe on a seasonal basis?  It can get expensive, trying to re-do every room in the house, believe me. There is a way, to change a few little things, that can make a difference, and artwork is one of those. Fall Word Art Word […]

European Style Glass Beads: Fall Colors

Fall Colored Bracelet - European Style Glass Beads - designsofhome.com

A while back, I wrote and article introducing you to European Style Glass Beads.  If you did not read it, you can see it, here: European Style Glass Beads. Today, I would like to show you a bracelet I ‘designed’ using the European Style Glass Beads: Fall Colors, I have in my collection as well […]

Simple Dinner Recipes: Here’s the Beef!

Simple Dinner Recipes for Beef - A Life in Balance - designsofhome.com

Many of my favorite simple dinner recipes use beef, especially ground beef. Hi! This is Barb from A Life in Balance sharing 26 beef recipes with Designs of Home readers including tips for buying cuts of beef and getting the most out of your beef purchase. Simple Dinner Recipes: 26 Beef Recipes When the weather […]

Surface Pattern Design

Surface Pattern Design - designsofhome.com

It was a bad day.  A bad week.  We all have those. I was sick and laying in bed, feeling sorry for myself.  I was in a slump and I really wanted to get out of it. It had been a while, since I looked at my BlogLovin feed and I opened my iPad, hoping […]

Landscaping Design Ideas

Landscaping Design Ideas graphic #designsofhome

Landscaping Design Ideas This page contains many of my articles that include Landscaping Design Ideas.  Although, there are a few article on Gardening, too. The dictionary describes landscaping as: ” improve the aesthetic appearance of (a piece of land) by changing its contours, adding ornamental features, or planting trees and shrubs: the site has been tastefully landscaped […]