• Eclectic Farmhouse Home Office – ORC Week 6

    Hi Friends! Welcome to week 6 of the One Room Challenge! I am so excited to share my Eclectic Farmhouse Home Office! If you are just joining for the first time here is a little recap for you! The One Room Challenge is a 6 week long challenge for bloggers to make over that space and share weekly updates of the rooms progress. For this years spring challenge I was making over our homes formal dining room into a home office. Today is the big reveal day for my Eclectic Farmhouse Home Office! Now that your up to speed on that, lets take one final look at the before pictures…

  • Bright and Cheery Easter Table

    This year for Easter I went with a bright and cheery color scheme of coral, navy and yellow for my Easter Table. Putting together this tablescape was a little tricky since coral, navy, and yellow are not the traditional Easter colors. By pulling together some DIY projects and shopping around my home as well as some stores I was able to make this table come together just like I imagined it. First I shopped around my house and came up with my layered table runners. I used a multi colored blue and jute runner that I bought at Target a few summers back as a base and then layered my…

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    Eclectic Farmhouse Home Office | ORC Week 1

    Welcome! My name is Jaclyn and I am the girl behind the blog One Thousand Oaks! My blog focuses on home remodeling, DIY projects and decorating! I share my ideas and inspiration to help others create a beautiful home on a budget. Today I am so excited to be participating in the One Room Challenge again! I have participated in three other One Room Challenges. The first one was for my Coastal Bathroom (old home) , my son’s Little Explorer Bedroom (old home), and my daughters Boho Mermaid Bedroom (old home). This will be the first time that I will be doing the One Room Challenge since we have moved…

  • How to make a Faux Floral Arrangement for a Table Centerpiece

    Spring is officially here and that means that flowers will be blooming once again! I love adding flowers to my decor and more often then not I use faux flowers to decorate with. There are so many positives about artificial flowers. My favorite things about them is that they can be used year after year and you never have to worry about them dying. Don’t get me wrong I love fresh flowers to, but faux flowers are just easier! I am going to show you step by step how to make a faux floral arrangement for your table centerpiece. There are a few Floral Arrangement tools that are needed when…

  • Living Coral Home Decor Accents

    Living Coral is Pantone’s Color of the year. So that means that you can plan on seeing this fresh vibrant hue popping up everywhere. This is such a fun cheerful color that will really bring a vibrant energy to any corner of your home. The possibilities to add this coral color to your home are endless! You can add touches of coral to your bedroom, living room, and basically every space inside and outside of your home. I have rounded up a collection of Living Coral home decor accents to help you find the perfect pop of Coral to add to your home. Coastal Relic Modern Ceramic Flower Vase …

  • 13 Essentials for Spring Decorating

    I think it is safe to say that Spring is on its way and that makes me so happy! The sun has been shining brighter and the days are getting longer. Its no longer dark at 5 pm around here! With the changing of the weather it makes me want to freshen up the decor and bring in the fresh nature elements into my home. When I think of Spring here are a few things that come to mind that seem essential for spring decorating. I have rounded up the 13 essentials for spring decorating to share them with you today! 1. Spring Flowers – Tulips, Daffodils, and Hyacinths to…

  • Paper Heart Garland

    Valentines Day is almost here! I shared a throwback to last years Simple Valentines day decor on Instagram and I realized that I never shared how I made my heart garland. This paper heart garland is a quick cheap DIY Valentines day craft that will add a touch of Valentines cuteness to any spot in your home! I didn’t put up my paper heart garland up right away this year because I wasn’t sure where to use it. So I kept it tucked away in my Valentines Day decor bin to be pulled out when I found a place for it. Then of course I misplaced the bin! I seriously…

  • 5 Simple ways to Decorate for Valentines Day

    You don’t have to go all out decorating for Valentines day. Simple touches are a great way to decorate for this short holiday! I am not a fan of the in your face Valentines decor and prefer to add the smaller touches around the house. Here are my five tips for Simple ways to decorate for Valentines day. 1. Add just a touch of Valentines Day Color Adding just a pop of color is a great way to add the feel of the holiday to your home. A touch of red or maybe a hint of pink is all you need to dress up the space. I like to do…

  • Neutral Nutcracker Tablescape

      The Nutcracker. It is a Christmas classic full of color and sparkle and Christmas magic. I decided to take a new spin on the nutcracker Christmas decorations and create a Neutral Nutcracker Tablescape with just a small touch of color and the same amount of Christmas magic.     I had a few of these neutral nutcrackers already from a few years ago and I remember thinking when I created last years Christmas tablescape how fun it would be to create a neutral nutcracker tablescape for Christmas. Last year I didn’t have enough nutcrackers and by the time I started looking there weren’t any to be found as most…

  • A Rustic Christmas Mantel

      Welcome Friends! This Christmas season is just flying by! Our family will be celebrating Christmas on the 15th, which is this Saturday! The kids are more then excited to kick of the Christmas celebrations early but celebrating 10 days early means my Christmas season has been extra short this year! Or maybe it will feel longer because we have more Christmas celebrations to look forward to. We shall see! I am just glad I am done shopping…Now if those last minute Amazon purchases show up on time so I can wrap them, I will be all set!   I have shared with you my Plaid Christmas Tree and my…