Re-painting an Antique General Store Counter

I have this Antique General Store Counter, that I once had in my Dining Room, and had painted it Navy. It was pretty, but not really me, do you feel me. I see lots of things all the time that I think are pretty, cute, lovely and so on, but not for me. This color…

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A New-Old Bed and a few Tweaks for my Bedroom

The truth is, I love white Walls and Neutral decor for a couple reasons; my eye wants to see it, and with very little effort it can all look very different, in an instant, and I love change. It was in the plan to buy a new bed this year, and I knew which one…

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Vintage Inspired Fall Decor

Well, there is finally a chill in the air, we are planning to go on a Hayride, and Pumpkins are finally in abundance. Is it just me and my area, or were Pumpkins super late this year? Anyway…..time to decorate for Fall. I have joined up with five other women to bring you a unique…

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#crazymirrorlove

Am I alone with this #crazymirrorlove I have!!! I have been collecting mirrors, mostly vintage for as long as I can remember, 30 plus years. Even my husband, who knows I have piles of them, sees one and says “hey, heres a pretty mirror, do you want it?” I don’t know how, but I always…

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Painted Furniture Issues and how I fixed it.

I have this round oak table, that we picked up about three summers ago for $50. it had seen some better days, I think maybe it spent the last 10 years or so of its life stored in a basement or garage, it was rough. I painted the table white awhile back with chalk paint,…

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My Very First Antique-and how it happened!

This is a story about a girl who had only ever shopped retail, turned Antique Furniture collector. There was a day about thirty years ago, that everything I owned came from the Department Store, its all I knew. If you needed furniture, you went to the furniture store, right? Well little did I know, about…

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A Holiday Tour of the Dining Room 2016

So much time is spent in the dining room that I really like to make it a special place to be, during the holiday season, however not over decorated. Though I do enjoy a full and cozy home at the holidays I prefer to restrain myself just a tad bit more in here, than the…

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A Little Refresh in the Dining Room

Though I have loved and enjoyed my grey walls in the dining room, which are Cathedral Stone from Lowes, my eye just seems to want to see white right now. I am defiantly leaning toward lighter, brighter, cooler, icy colors, in the last couple of years.┬áSince I was going to be purchasing the paint for…

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