Although I love to send vintage or vintage-inspired Valentine's Day cards, these I made from paint color sample chips are a lot of fun to make and send!
Although I love to send vintage or vintage-inspired Valentine’s Day cards, I thought it might be fun to send out something like these instead: I picked up these paint chips at Lowe’s while I was shopping for lighting and plumbing fixtures for a client this week. The paint swatches with the holes work great […]
One of the few things I like about the shortening days and chilly weather of winter-on-the-way is the opportunity to decorate for Halloween. Let me welcome you into my haunted house for a look around. When I was in college, I lived down the road from an abandoned old house that used to be a […]
Over the last couple of years, I have noticed some promising developments in wall design that doesn’t involve the expense and permanence of wallpaper, painted murals, and the easily-cheesiness of do-it-yourself stenciling. Yay for vinyl wall stickers! Michaels carries some called Hip in a Hurry. Most are geared for children’s rooms, but there’s one that has […]
I have a fabulous oil portrait in my dining room. If you’ve ever been in my home, you’ve seen her. If you’ve looked through my blog much, you’ve probably spied her in the corner of many of my pictures. No, she’s not my grandmother or favorite aunt. I found her on the side of the […]
If you know me at all, you know I am a sucker for estate sales and yard sales. If you know me really well, you know I am a sucker for vintage chairs of all kinds. My husband thinks my chair obsession is excessive, but I use them all! Now, Iâ€™m not talking Aunt Agathaâ€™s […]