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The new neutral

The new neutral is gray. I’m in love with gray. It’s been a year long obsession, and I’ve been incorporating it into our house and I’m loving it!

The Chair – Before and After

The Chair – Before and After

Bad blogger am I. This is the only “before” photo I can find of my $12 Goodwill chair. But – here she is now!     And I just love her! It just makes my heart so giddy to see her sitting in my living room. And I really wish that she would have had … Continue reading

To Distress or Not to Distress

It must be summer, because I’ve been super lazy in my posting the past few weeks! And not for lack of material. I still need to share my marathon photos, our recent marathon celebration and all the fun decorations and food that I made, and some other home improvement progress. But today I have a … Continue reading

Look familiar?!

Today on The Lettered Cottage, Layla and Kevin did a recap of The Breeze Inn on Tybee Island. PS – I’m dying to go there! It looks Ah.maz.ing! And wouldn’t ya know as I scrolled through the photos I came across this little guy: And I thought to myself, “Self, that looks awfully familiar!” Remember … Continue reading

Furniture Refinishing Advice

You may remember several months ago I found this little gem on craigslist. After some sanding, this is what she looks like. Obviously, I need to replace the hardware, as well. And now I have to decide what to do with her before Seth will let me start on my new acquisition.  So what should … Continue reading

Craigslist Find

Looky what I found this weekend – on Craigslist! For $40!And the best part was the lovely woman that I bought it from. She lived in this amaze-balls home on the side of the mountain in Morrison, Colorado. You know – where Red Rocks is? Yeah, awesome. Her house was gorgeous. And this little diddy … Continue reading