Spring Refresh in the Living Room
Spring decor in the living room. Simple and affordable spring decorating ideas! This post is sponsored by Marshalls, but all opinions are my own. Thank you for supporting the brands that make this blog possible!
Well good morning buttercup and happy April!! Gosh that feels SO weird to say. How the heck is it April already?! I’m not really sure how we’re already so far into the year, but here we are. And I don’t know about you, but I’m basically busting at the seams with spring fever, which is a bit crazy because here in Colorado we still have a lot of winter weather to get through. In fact, it was absolutely freezing for Easter yesterday. Those poor kids had a very cold egg hunt. But the chilly weather ain’t stopping me. Nope, I’m in full blown spring mode. I’m ready for warm temps, green grass, fresh flowers–all the lovely spring things! I have slowly but surely been adding spring touches to the house and today I’m excited to share a little spring refresh I did in our living room. I actually made a trip to Marshalls a few weeks ago and I found several fun goodies that have given this space a new fresh look. I have lots to share today, so grab a snack and let’s get to it!
When I was thinking of how I wanted to spruce up this room for spring, the first thing that came to mind was new wreaths for these doors by our TV. I wanted something with lots of flowers, but not too over the top, so when I went into Marshalls that was priority number one. I wasn’t sure what I’d find, but that’s actually the fun part about shopping at Marshalls–it’s always a surprise to see what new items they have on the shelves and you never know what you’re going to get, but you know you’ll love it. The store was full of a great selection of spring decor and I found these gorgeous wreaths right away. I’m loving soft pink and peach tones right now, so these were a perfect fit!
I also found these faux potted roses (also in the perfect shade of pink!) and I scooped up two of them. Although if I’m being honest I kind of regret not buying more of these because they are so darn perfect. And heavy too! They’re really great quality. I love them here on our TV stand, but I think these would also look really great as a pretty spring centerpiece on our dining room table as well. I am absolutely obsessed with these and I love the look of that aged white pot–it definitely has a vintage vibe going on. I know I’ll be leaving these out all spring and summer.
I was so excited to find a ton of gorgeous spring pillows and throws at Marshalls. I could have easily bought them all, I mean you guys know how much I love my throw pillows and I always like to switch them up as the seasons change. I couldn’t resist this floral watercolor pillow with the succulents. I also snagged that super soft light pink throw to go along with it for an awesome price.
I wanted to add a bit more color to our living room, so I also grabbed two of these gorgeous light blue pillows as well. These are actually down-filled, so they’re really great quality and super duper comfortable. I love the vintage-y floral design too!
You know how much I love my faux greenery, so of course I also had to find a few new potted plants for our living room. I cannot get enough of these little guys–they are one of my must-have home decor items. I have a few of these in just about every room in our home! And Marshalls always has an awesome selection of faux greenery at great prices.
Ok, can we just talk about this big woven basket for a hot minute?! You guys, the minute I spotted this guy I was totally smitten. The shape of it I reminded me of a vase, so I brought it home and filled it up with all of my faux flowers. It makes such a fun addition to our living room and I absolutely loooooooove it.
I am seriously in love with how this room came together. I even told my husband the other night that I wish I could keep our living room looking like this forever. And that’s saying a lot because you guys know I am constantly moving things around. But really, it’s just such a happy, pretty room and I am obsessed with the soft pops of pink right now. And I’m loving all of the fun surprises I found at Marshalls, they had everything I wanted to freshen up this room for spring. And you just can’t beat their prices–they always deliver on value but not at the cost of quality. That’s a big win-win in my book.
Well I hope you enjoyed this fun little tour of our spring living room. Thanks so much for stopping in today and hanging out with me. I always appreciate it!! xoxo
Love that you are adding color to your rooms. It is beautiful!
Sarah> Sally Brown
It’s been a fun change for sure. I’m loving all these peach and pink tones this year!
Your living room looks gorgeous! I love the very soft peachy pinks this season. Your blog always inspires me. Happy April and happy spring! Keep up the beautiful work.
Aw thank you so much Tina!! I really appreciate that. xoxo
Love what you’ve done to your living room, Sarah. It’s so bright, fresh and ready for spring. I especially love the soft touches of peachy-pink and that basket is soooo gorgeous!
Thanks Sharon!! I am loving all the color too this year!! I can’t get enough of that pink/peach color. Soooo pretty!!
Yes it looks Spring at yr place no matter what the weather outside. Absolutely love the basket vase. The flowers look so nice arranged in there. I can see lots of decorating possilibilities for each season. Love it when you can score like that.
Sarah> Lorri Rauscher
Thanks Lorri! I was so excited to find that basket. And it was only $20 bucks. Can’t beat it!!
Ruthann Pendergast> Sarah
$20 bucks! Yikes, I have to stop by a Marshalls on my way home. I have a great mix of spring flowers I forgot about. Have to bring them out of hiding.
Beautiful room, Sarah! Your ideas ALWAYS inspire me and of course, triggers a trip to Marshall’s/HomeGoods =)
Your living room looks absolutely breathtaking!!! I’m also in the mood for for after waking up to snow again today!
I’m going to be making my spring wreaths today! What flowers are left over will be used throughout the house!
Oh fun!! I hope they turned out great. I actually might make a few for our front porch too!
Always love your style and this is beautiful. Also like your new font!! Much easier to read!
Yes!! I did increase the size and darkness of the font. So happy it’s easier to read now.
Happy Spring👐 the pops of pink and coral are so soft and pretty, it speaks of spring time. Might have to break down and do the same. Your posts are always so inspiring. Have a blessed day xoxo
Sarah> Angela Servello
Oh go for it Angela!! All the color is making me so happy. xo
HI, Sarah! I’m a real “decorate for the seasons” person, too, so adding flowers and plants is a favorite spring thing for me. You’ve done a beautiful job of making it look like spring, no matter what the weather is doing! Way to go!
I have a question about your steamer trunk in the living room. I have something that looks very similar and I’m wondering how you cleaned yours up so beautifully? I would love to give mine a “face lift” but am not sure what to use. Thanks!
You know what, that trunk belong to my Granny. She had it in her living room for years and years as her coffee table. I was lucky enough to inherit it when she passed away. So I didn’t have to clean it up at all, it was in great shape. Sorry I can’t be more help!!
Oh my goodness, I love everything you did here. So fresh and beautiful. I’m totally in agreement about Marshall’s.
I love that store. I find so many wonderful things for my home there.
I seriously could just get lost in these pictures today. 🙂
Thank you sweet Sandee!! So glad to have you drop by today. xoxo
You must have had so much fun shopping for spring.
Sarah> Pamela Martin
I really did Pamela, it’s my favorite!
So pretty. Love the soft pinks and peaches.
Sarah> Dianne G
Me too Dianne! Can’t get enough this year.
Gorgeous! I love the peachy pink flowers so much, and that basket is to die for! Marshall’s/TJmaxx/Homegoods are definitely high on my list for finding awesome decor items for my home (along with anitique/thrift stores). Beautiful high end looking items for such great prices! Thanks for sharing your beautiful home!
I agree Vicki, I love shopping at Marshalls. I’ve been a customer for years now and it’s always fun to drop in there and see what goodies I’ll find. Their spring decor is on point this year!
Cathy Naquin - Naquin Designs
This makes me want to rush out to Marshalls right now! Clear the road people! I’m on my way! Thank you for the inspiration!. It is lovely!
Sarah> Cathy Naquin – Naquin Designs
haha!! I hope you find some fun goodies Cathy!
Julie @ Houzz Mag
Cute decor, Sarah! Reflects how creative you are. Seems as invited the spring from the heart. Thanks for sharing!
This is all so beautiful! I’m wishing we had a Marshalls now!!
I’m a new subscriber here, and I’ve been catching up on many old posts, as well as following the new ones whenever you post them. I have to tell you, anytime I open my email and see “Check out the latest post from Little Vintage Nest”, I get sooo excited! You have an abundance of fantastic ideas and I absolutely love your writing style as well! I look forward to many more inspiring posts to come 🙂
P.S. I am loving the spring refresh on your living room…and I’m praying that my local Marshall’s has those blue pillows in stock today 🙌🏼❤️
Sarah> Jessica Welch
Ah thank you so much Jessica, you just made my day!! So grateful to have you here and following along. Your kinds words mean so much to me!!
Sapna Yadav> Sarah
This was amazing decor.
New inspiration! Love it! Where is the rug from?
it’s from Wayfair! https://rstyle.me/n/c22rshb6hgf
Your home looks beautiful! I love how light and bright it is! Where did you buy your couch and chairs? I love the nailhead trim 🙂
Your living room is beautiful! I’m hoping to achieve a similar style in mine. Thank you for sharing!
Where is your light fixture from? I love that it is a semi-flush mount!
Love your sofa and chair visible in this Spring update. I would love to know where you purchased them. Thanks