Small outdoor Space-Large Concrete Planter

We live in what I like to describe as a 100 year old development, back when developing a neighborhood meant building the original houses that made up the city blocks. it is a well established older neighborhood. Our front yard is about 10 to 12 feet deep by 40 feet wide, in front of that is…

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Using Signs in Your Home

Honestly I truly adore signs, they evoke a casual environment, not to stuffy or serious. I love traditionally classic things, but by mixing in a few wooden signs it takes it down a notch, and makes it feel a little more like home. A little more cozy. I have added a few signs here and…

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Girly Girl Grown-up Glam with Royal Designs Studio

Wait, what, didn’t I just paint over the last bit of red that was left in this old house. Well, hold on, I am using this red paint from Annie Sloan Chalk Paint to custom mix the perfect fuchsia. I drove over an hour to my stockiest for this paint, and only bought this small sample of the red,…

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Painting a Piece Pink

I love pink, it makes me happy. I have often thought about painting a piece of furniture pink, but was that “too little girl?” I didn’t have any little girls any more, and pink could go wrong really fast…….but recently I decided to give our third floor bedrooms a facelift and thought this was a perfect…

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