Make+Model Home Tour, A Mash-Up of Vintage Chic Style

Make+Model Home Tour, A Mash-Up of Vintage Chic Style

I recently sat down with Nashville’s Brandy Adams, to talk about her vintage decor business and personal style. Brandy lives in a 1972 home with a mock Tudor facade and a mid-century modern interior with neo-classical elements.  The mash-up of nostalgic...
When “Updating” Isn’t What Your Kitchen Needs

When “Updating” Isn’t What Your Kitchen Needs

As much time as I spend helping clients update kitchens, I suppose I’m a bit of a hypocrite. Because there’s nothing “updated” about my own kitchen.  My home was built in 1939, and the kitchen appears to have been updated in the late 1950s or...
Pink Jesus, Vintage Jewelry, and Bella Rustica

Pink Jesus, Vintage Jewelry, and Bella Rustica

Although it was hot as blazes, the 2013 Bella Rustica Vintage Marketplace was THE place to be this weekend in middle Tennessee!  With twice as many vendors as last year, this year’s sale was full of vintage treasures and one-of-a-kind finds. Melanie G...

Bella Rustica 2013 or Bust

Bella Rustica’s third annual Vintage Marketplace is this weekend, and I can’t wait!       It really is a great way to spend a day with girlfriends and do a little treasure hunting.  Win-win, if you ask me. It snuck up on me this year – I’m...
Country Farmhouse, City Farmhouse

Country Farmhouse, City Farmhouse

Last week I spent a day at the country farmhouse belonging to the director of my older daughter’s school.  Every summer, the director hosts each grade of school children for two days at her historic farm located an hour outside of Nashville.     It’s a...