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Welcome to our Home. Come in— kick off your shoes and make yourself comfortable.

Among other things you will learn about us if you stay a while, is that we are Southern Girls (in the south, you never really quit being a girl). Even in today’s generic, homogenized world, being from the southern region of the United States means that life is slower (it’s the heat and the humidity), very family and community centered—and that we are infatuated with our Homes, homemaking and decor. Though we can’t entirely escape the mad dash that life is these days, Southern Hospitality is still a thing.

The women of O Deer Mercantile are an eclectic group, drawn to styles as diverse as Prim, Kawaii and Bohemian— a bit retro, adore vintage and antique but just as comfortable with industrial decor and hi-tech. What binds it together into a cohesive lifestyle is the Artist’s Eye—a way of looking at the world as an immense canvas to be filled with new experience. We hope you stay to check out our posts and articles about thrifting, crafting, home-making, and Life.

O Deer Mercantile, formerly O-Deer (http://o-deer.com) has migrated from the old domain. For those who might have browsed our Pattern Site (on this Domain), we regret any inconvenience caused from saved or bookmarked links left over from that site. Get to our O Deer Mercantile Etsy Shop with this link, or through the menu above. 

O Deer Mercantile Blog Posts

Weekly Feature #38 Dish It Up

Weekly Feature #38—Dish It Up

Dishes, the Good China, Plates & Bowls, Table Settings… By whatever name you call them,…

The Edge of the World

Murder Mystery at the Tiki Bar

This Year’s Themed Halloween Party Welcome to “The Edge of the World”, a waterfront Tiki Bar…

Weekly Feature #37—Trays and Tins

Timeworn Treasures for Serving and Storage This week’s feature covers a wide array of styles…

Autumnal Musings of a Third Millennium Shaman

Autumnal Musings of a Third Millennium Shaman

(This is another in my series of excerpted and updated Posts from my old, no longer…

Trick or Treat

Weekly Feature #36—Ghosts, Bats, Skeletons & Black Cats

Trick or Treat… How About a Little Halloween Plush? This week we’re sending a little…

Updated Hearth- Black and Whitewash

Fireplace Redoux—New Life For Our Tired Looking Red Brick Inglenook

Black and Whitewash My Happy New Hearth! I can’t believe it has been more than…

Weekly Feature #35- All About That Brass

Weekly Feature #35—All About That Brass

Bragging About Brass It is very difficult to find an American home that does not…

Welcome to Autumn

Welcome Autumn…2017

Fall, Autumnal Equinox, Mabon or Harvest Festival No matter which name you apply to this…

The Path of Heart

Emotional Healing—Following the Path of Heart

Roads Less Traveled “For me there is only the traveling on paths that have heart,…