Brittney Smart

Brittney Smart

Staff Writer
Brittney is a wife, a mom of four young children, a writer and editor (B.S. degree in English/Technical Writing), and a lover of interior design. She thrives on finding inexpensive ways to DIY her own home into a stylish yet family-friendly space.
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Posted in Interiors | by Brittney Smart, on May 20, 2015

20 Nature-Loving Fireplace Ideas

Fireplaces are a sought-after item in homes for a number of reasons, not the least of which is the feeling of comfort and warmth they evoke. This characteristic is particularly true when the fireplace incorporates some element of nature within its architecture, design, or décor. Here are 20 ideas to bring nature into your fireplace...

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Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Brittney Smart, on May 13, 2015

15 Ways to Clean with Natural Products

Lately, people have become more and more wary of what they’re putting into their homes as far as cleaning agents are concerned. For many, a great debate is waged – do I use chemicals to keep things clean, or do I use natural products to keep things safe? The good news is, these requirements (clean and...

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Posted in DIY Projects | by Brittney Smart, on April 17, 2015

DIY Marble Tray: Sophisticated Elegance at Your Fingertips

Marble is one of those classic materials that happens to be quite trendy right now. Which seems strange to say a classic décor item is trendy, but there it is. One dilemma with incorporating marble into one’s décor might be the cost – marble, luxe as it is, is not inexpensive. But there are definitely...

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Posted in DIY Projects | by Brittney Smart, on April 10, 2015

DIY Abstract Art – Quick & Customized Modern Artwork

What is abstract art? Art is a critical part of successful home décor and making a place feel like an actual home. It does so many things, from showcasing the personalities of the people who live in the space to providing conversation pieces to bringing in color and form where those things might otherwise be...

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