Welcome to The Tattered Pew!

Here you will find an authentic, crazy hard working mom and wife who is an amateur photographer and self-taught designer. I am all about keeping it real and making my perfectly imperfect house into the home of my dreams. One step at a time…

My hope is that other working moms, like myself, who are busy and on a budget, will be encouraged through some of my daily shenanigans with life and home decorating! So grab some coffee or tea and join me as I share decorating tips and tricks, DIY projects, my eclectic style of coastal cottage farmhouse, and the occasional bout of sassiness! I pray you will enjoy reading about my home, my heart, my family and this crazy little family tradition of the church pew!

I have been searching for the perfect topiaries for quite awhile now. Ok let me rephrase that, “affordable” topiaries. Because you can usually find beautiful topiaries but goodness gracious they almost always cost a fortune! My love affair with topiaries started because of my mom. She has a set of beautiful boxwood topiaries that I have always admired and I especially love how she uses them in her home. Thus began my hunt for the perfect topiaries! Join me over on the blog today to see my new topiaries and how I have styled them! XOXO, KELLY

Hi friends I have a fun tradition to tell you about over on the blog today! I started using this idea a few years ago and I am so excited to share with you one of my favorite Easter traditions that we use at our dinner table! It is fun, easy and most importantly meaningful! So if you have been searching for a simple, yet profound way to bring the story of Jesus’ resurrection to your table and family this Easter, then you have come to the right place. Click the link below to read all about it! KELLY

Hello! It’s Friday, the weather has been awesome and I am ready for the weekend! I can actually see and feel the evidence of Spring all around me here in Colorado! So I thought I would pop in real quick to share with you a few FREE Spring printables as a way of saying thank you for following along with me on this blogging journey! So head over to the blog today and check them out! Thanks for stopping by and enjoy our weekend! Click below!

Hello friends! This past weekend I shared my girls’ bedroom makeover here on the blog and had quite a few of you inquire about the bed skirts that I made. So I figured I would give you a little tutorial in case you wanted to try them out for yourself! Click below for all the details! xoxo, Kelly

Hello friends! This past week was my Spring Break (I’m a kindergarten teacher) and I decided to tackle a mini makeover for the bedroom that my two little girls share. I love doing this sort of thing, you know…redecorating every chance I get? So for me this was a relaxing break from my every day normal routine. Plus it was truly a team effort which made it all the more fun…. and they LOVE it, and that makes it all worthwhile!

Click below to see all the lovely details and I hope you enjoy your weekend my friends!
KELLY

Hi friends I hope you have had a lovely week! Can you believe it is already March? That means Spring is basically knocking at the door. So what better time than this to share my very first spring home tour with you.

Today some friends and I are sharing our homes all dressed up for spring as part of the Spring at the Farmhouse Tour. I hope you will stop on by to see how I added some simple spring touches to our home and to see what the other talented bloggers are sharing as well! I hope you have a blessed day! Click below to see more.

Kelly

White is the new black…at least when it comes to paint it is! I have to give my husband credit for this blog title because the moment he suggested it I knew it was perfect! We FINALLY decided to paint the interior of our home. I hope you will stop by and check out the transformation! Just click below! Have a wonderful Friday my friends! XOXO, Kelly

Hi friends and happy Monday! As you probably already know I have this “thing” for decorating my house. I know shocking, right!? I am constantly on the hunt for new, exciting and affordable items for my home and lately I have been searching for a meaningful piece of art for our dining room. It is the first room you see when you walk into our home so a statement piece has been on my radar. So click below to read all about my latest shop share…JIBE PRINTS!

Hi friends I’m back! I have missed you…thanks for hanging around while I took some much needed time away with my family! I hope you all had a wonderful time with each of your families as well. For my first post of the year I wanted to share something with you that is very special to me and my family. So I hope you will check it out.
XOXO, Kelly

Good morning! Today we woke up to a beautiful blanket of snow here in Colorado and it was wonderful. Christmas is so close! Today on the blog I will be sharing our home all dressed up for Christmas. So grab a warm cup of coffee or hot cocoa and stop on by! Kelly

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