Thursday, November 15, 2012

Beautiful bold ways to "Make Do and Style" this season

Grab your vintage suitcases lovelies and lets go find us some beautiful bold ways to "Make do and Style" our homes this season.
Rustic on rustic; weathered vintage suitcases on an old hardwood/metal luggage trolley by Jamie. This would look absolutely divine as a vintage feature for a large living area or balcony. Photography and Styling also by Jamie,  
follow on Instagram @ Eclectic Me
Create a vignette made from treasures found on your last holiday. This vibrant collection of framed postcards from Hula, Hula Hawaii is by Hayley. The frames were a wee $6 bargain from Target. I am no double agent but I am beginning to think that Hayley of "mumlittle" fame is quite the Tarjay regular... I am also thinking they should definitely hire her as their stylist! Do you too like a territorial shop where things are easy and familiar? I do, I must confess I have my fav's but I also love a shopping adventure too! Styling and photography by Hayley, follow on Instagram @ mumlittle
Beautiful homemade "Maison Des Vins" sign by Kylie from Stylish Settings. Photography and styling also by Kylie, Follow on Instagram @ stylishkylie. Homemade= oodles of soul! Wouldn't you agree? Gorgeous bottle styling too!
Try a homemade take on a traditional "flowers in vase" setting. Make your own homemade paper map- print flowers in recycled bottles" by Juz Savage. Sweet styling and photography also by Juz Savage, follow on Instagram at Juzsavage
Planning a simple Xmas with a handmade quality this year? Loving these homemade and very affordable doily- baubles by Cas from
Peaches and Maple. Photography and Styling also by Cas, follow on Instagram at peachesandmaple

Once again massive thank you to those who tag #makedoandstyle. Loving what you bring to the table each week! 
Thanks for popping by!
Rach xx 

Joining Chic on a Shoestring because I feel this linky party definitely works with the Make do and Style resolve. Tweet or instagram your Make do and style snaps with tag #makedoandstyle to join in the fun. Feel free to share @ hipbrown


Jo Coastal Home Love said...

I heart vintage luggage!! Great selection Rach :) Have a lovely weekend, Jo x

Hip Brown said...

Thanks lovely Jo! I heart vintage luggage too... I havent bought any just yet am waiting to find the right match! Have a lovely weekend too, hope you get lots done. xx

Stylish Kylie said...

I really want to give Cas' doily ornaments and juzsavage's paper flowers a go. They are so pretty.

Hip Brown said...

Hi Kylie, They look lots of fun dont they! Be lovely with a lil Xmas theme. Have a great weekend! Rach x

Desire Empire said...

Hi Rachel loving your picks this week.

Those suitcases look fab.

I love Cassies doilies as well.
PS Happy weekend

Hip Brown said...

Thanks Carolyn. I agree, they are all so fab this week. love! Have a great weekend too hon! Loving that its Friday x

vintagemovement said...

I love the vintage suitcase luggage trolley combo, the paper flowers and the doily lantern.. great vintage inspiration thank you! x Tina