December 2012

Mood Rooms: Inspi(RED)

by krystyl alexander on December 27, 2012

The colors that we see everyday can directly affect moods and feelings as well as invoke inspiration in our emotions . ┬áColor is an amazing tool that is often used to influence mood, signal action and cause physiological reactions. ┬áHere at Benedict August Interiors, we love to use color schemes to represent the wide range […]


Red-Nosed Reindeer Marshmallow Pops

by krystyl alexander on December 11, 2012

These adorable appetizers are great for Christmas parties and super fun and easy to make! Here’s what you’ll need: Baking chocolate (or any chocolate that will melt in the microwave easily) Large Marshmallows Mini Pretzels White Icing ‘Red Hot’ candies -OR- Red Icing Lollipop Sticks Ribbon for decoration To make: Put the marshmallows onto the […]


Gift Wrap 101

by krystyl alexander on December 6, 2012

These are some of our favorite ways to wrap presents to supply some gorgeous looking gifts under the tree:   Try a weaved ribbon technique to make your present look tailored and professional, Put a photo of the present receiver on their gifts so they can easily see which presents are theirs, Decorate the box […]


Advent Calendars

by krystyl alexander on December 4, 2012

Let the count down to Christmas begin!   Images: 1. BuzzFeed, 2. Pinterest, 3. Martha Stewart, 4. Pinterest, 5. Pinterest, 6. Crafty Crow, 7. Pinterest, 8. Inspired Living, 9. Martha Stewart, 10. BuzzFeed, 11. Pinterest, 12. Crafty Crow, 13. Pinterest, 14. Flickr