From the front door to the back lawn to the holiday table …..salute our men in uniform in style by decking your halls with all things red white and blue. Take a note from the following collection of great inspirations for your weekend gatherings no matter how big or small. We believe flying your flag [...]
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We have already expressed our fondness of thrilling summer drinks. So,we now want to show you how we like them served. Not on a platter ….nor a shelf but rather in an arrangement that is as unusual and pleasing as the cooling liquid mix you are featuring. Be sure when you are preparing for guests [...]
With the first of the summer holidays rapidly approaching we thought it might be fun to explore the world of summer drinks. We here at the workshop are not only fans of finding and embracing a signature drink but also of unique garnishes. So we took a tour of all things refreshing and found memorable [...]
The sun is shining and we are finding any excuse to spend the day outdoors. These project will keep you smiling everytime you step out into your backyard or onto the front porch. Break out of your plain terracotta pot rut and try these colorful new takes on annual planters. Painted Tires in [...]
One of our favorite activities for May is mushroom hunting! I know Northern Michiganders are heading out into the woods searching in valleys and around fallen trees for one of the most delicious offerings of the season, the Morel. The complex and rich flavor makes both meat and vegetable dishes into something special. Whether you [...]
With summer weather right around the corner, we’re brushing away the cobwebs (or in some cases that stubborn last little pile of snow!) from our patios, porches, decks and docks. If your outdoor living space is looking a little tired after sleeping through a lingering winter, change one element for a fresh new look. Try [...]
Every so often, we all get the itch to redecorate, shake things up, and add new life to our rooms. More often than not, life is too busy to allow for a total redesign, but making a small change to a focal point of a room can make a big difference. In the bedroom, we [...]
Mother’s Day shouldn’t be about fancy presents; it’s about what makes mom so special! These handmade gifts highlight the many ways we appreciate mom. Kids can easily play with these ideas to add their own personal touch.
Mother’s Day is Sunday, May 12th. Have a relaxing morning enjoying a lighthearted brunch and focus on the most important part of the day: mom and family.
This is the time of the lilac and no celebration is closer to our hearts here at the workshop than the one that takes place on Mackinac Island Michigan complete with a queen. So we say join in the fun and and play with some creative ways to showcase these fragrant purple petals. [...]