Home Decor: Rustic vs modern.

Let's be honest... who isn't obsessed with dreaming of the perfect home? Even more, who doesn't enjoy dreaming of the perfect design for that fairytale house?  I do. Every day. All day long. Recently, I have become obsessed with the balance between rustic and modern.  Exposed natural stone and wood make me feel like I have tamed the outside wilderness and made it into my own cozy castle...

...and I LOVE recycled wood and crates for cabinets and shelving... there is something about the organic nature of the wood that makes it so homely...

...and I LOVE recycled wood and crates for cabinets and shelving... there is something about the organic nature of the wood that makes it so homely...

Even if the edges are super raw!  I actually feel like this makes it even more unique.

Even if the edges are super raw!  I actually feel like this makes it even more unique.

AND BARN HOUSE DOORS! Whether they slide or open wide, these doors add soooooo much country character to even the most modern of houses... put them on a bathroom, bedroom or laundry door... anything works.

AND BARN HOUSE DOORS! Whether they slide or open wide, these doors add soooooo much country character to even the most modern of houses... put them on a bathroom, bedroom or laundry door... anything works.

And last but not least... the bedroom... there is something about old, recycled wood that makes the bed frame an even more sacred place. .Whether it is a simple backsplash on the wall or an entire framing of the mattresses, natural wood brings out the best in interior design. And the best way to spruce it up even more? Edison lights!!!!

And last but not least... the bedroom... there is something about old, recycled wood that makes the bed frame an even more sacred place. .Whether it is a simple backsplash on the wall or an entire framing of the mattresses, natural wood brings out the best in interior design. And the best way to spruce it up even more? Edison lights!!!!