The other day, I was making some updates to the blog and realized much to my embarrassment – that the photos of the house were super outdated!!! So I went back and UPDATED making a nice fresh new house TOUR and what being Wednesday and all…I thought it the perfect day to share it with… Read More MY OLD COUNTRY HOUSE TOUR – 2017 EDITION
QUESTION – WHAT IS THE ONE ROOM CHALLENGE? – ANSWER – The ONE ROOM CHALLENGE currently in its 11th season, is a bi-annual event, Started by the wonderful LINDA at CALLING IT HOME. 20 TOP Designers Take ONE ROOM and work their magic! . Close to 200 Guest Participants also play along and they ALL design, decorate,… Read More ONE ROOM CHALLENGE – WEEK 6 – THE BIG REVEAL! BASEMENT FAMILY ROOM!
I LOVE STRIPES. OUR LAUNDRY ROOM IS PAINTED IN STRIPES OF
Coming to you LIVE from the Design Bloggers Conference in ATLANTA ! I felt a tad guilty, leaving 2 kids with the flu home with Dad for 4 days but, yesterday I kissed their hot foreheads and headed to Atlanta for the 6th and my 3rd Design Bloggers Conference! ..on the PLUS side I am… Read More Design Bloggers Conference 2016 – SOME HIGHLIGHTS!
Perhaps it is because I have lived long enough…. …..enough to get the sense of what colors have not been around for a while and are due for a reappearance…But even BEFORE I saw that DARK MOSS was all over the runway at the FALL 2016 Fashion Week…I predicted it would be making a comeback…or… Read More COLOR ON TREND – DEEP MOSSY OLIVE GREEN
CHOOSING A SOFA IS A FUN BUT OFTEN DAUNTING TASK HERE ARE 10 THINGS TO CONSIDER WHEN CHOOSING A SOFA. 1. STYLE – I AM IN THE MIDDLE OF A BIG DECORATING PROJECT AND HAVE BEEN COMPLETELY BROUGHT TO MY KNEES BY THE MYRIAD OF CHOICES. ARMS, LEGS, BACKS AND SEATS AND CUSHIONS AND UPHOLSTERY CHOICES……… Read More ARMS AND SEATS AND LEGS AND SKIRTS – SOFAS 101
SPRING BREAK – I AM WRITING THIS as I look across at the ocean…nice…. A FEW WEEKS AGO, my neighbor, knowing my YEARS long quest to find a Spindle/Spool Bed alerted me to one she had seen at an Antiques store nearby. I drove to the store TUCKAHOE ANTIQUES…I always LOVE finding these places, just… Read More MONDAY MAKEOVER – PHOEBE’S SPINDLE BED