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Happy 4th of July: Words of Wisdom from Our Second President

Two days and two hundred forty years ago, our Continental Congress passed a resolution declaring our independence from Great Britain. One day and two hundred forty years ago, our second president wrote a moving letter to his wife, Abigail. As a then delegate to the Continental Congress, John Adams fervently believed in the right of… Continue reading Happy 4th of July: Words of Wisdom from Our Second President

Design Tips, Tricks, and Trends, Holidays, Summer Decor

Patriotic Rooms Worthy of Year-Round Use

There is something about Americana decor that thrills me. Mix a little red, white, blue, and throw in a star pattern, a rooster, and a variation of the American flag or two and I'll happily have a John Philip Sousa march playing in my head all day long. Perhaps it is that these colors remind… Continue reading Patriotic Rooms Worthy of Year-Round Use

A May Mood Board: Patriotic Red, White, and Blue | www.classictasselsandmore.com
Color Inspiration, Holidays, Mood Boards, Summer Decor

A May Mood Board: Patriotic Red, White, and Blue

We have waited to reveal our May mood board until now so that we could celebrate the upcoming Memorial Day weekend with you. Whether you are looking for the perfect Memorial Day recipe or the ideal accessory for your patriotic decor, our red, white, and blue board has all the inspiration you will need for… Continue reading A May Mood Board: Patriotic Red, White, and Blue

A March Mood Board: Irish Pride with Green and Gold|classictasselsandmore.com
Color Inspiration, Holidays, Mood Boards, Spring Decor

A March Mood Board: Irish Pride with Green and Gold

As St. Patrick's Day is fast approaching, we are reveling in all things Irish around here by indulging in our love for green, green, and green! When choosing the images for this month's mood board, we quickly got lost in the rich elegance of emerald jewel tones. But we also love how easily these shades… Continue reading A March Mood Board: Irish Pride with Green and Gold

10 Things You May Not Know About Mardi Gras|classictasselsandmore.com
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10 Things You May Not Know About Mardi Gras

Go ahead and pull out all things purple, green, and gold. Mardi Gras is on its way! Festivities are under way all over the country for this joyful celebration, especially in New Orleans. You may automatically think of beads, parades, and parties when you think of Mardi Gras, but did you know these fun facts?… Continue reading 10 Things You May Not Know About Mardi Gras

In Celebration of White Spaces|classictasselsandmore.com
Color Inspiration, Design Tips, Tricks, and Trends, Holidays

Throw Back Thursday: For the Love of White Rooms and White Pants

We are busy getting ready for a full holiday weekend with family and friends. So today for Throw Back Thursday, we're celebrating all things white. The Labor Day holiday was created to pay tribute to the contributions and achievements of American workers. In honor of all things that bring strength, prosperity, and well-being to our great country, and… Continue reading Throw Back Thursday: For the Love of White Rooms and White Pants

Holidays

Scenes from an All-American Parade

We spent this morning at one of our favorite traditions: celebrating Independence Day with a local parade. Every year on the morning of the 4th, locals and visitors gather to walk in a neighborhood parade. Bikes, wagons, golf carts, and scooters are decorated with every red, white and blue adornment. Adults, children, and even the… Continue reading Scenes from an All-American Parade

Featured Tassels, Holidays, Summer Decor

Declarations of Independence: Beautiful July Vignettes for the Home

The fourth of July is right around the corner. Now is the time to set up a few special scenes around the home to celebrate our country's declaration of independence. Enter one of the easiest ways to add a little pizzazz to your home decor: the vignette. Originally intended to describe a literary device, think… Continue reading Declarations of Independence: Beautiful July Vignettes for the Home