The Nightstands’ Second Chance at Life

Hello you poor, sweet nightstand (and your partner). My mom moved into a new home and the prior owners left some pieces of furniture, including a pair of nightstands.  I had a set of nightstands on my list of pieces to hunt for to redo and these just fell into my lap. These were perfect – […]

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Decorating with Fake Flowers

fake flowers

A little green works wonders to bring life into your home. In a perfect world we all have English gardens in our backyard and fresh cut flowers last months.  I just double checked and I still don’t have a garden or even a backyard to this apartment (shucks) and I don’t want to throw money […]

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Frame Rehab and Custom Mats

I see old frames being sold nearly everywhere I look. They are one of my favorite finds because the options are infinite – gallery walls, frames with art, empty frames in an arrangement, frames turned into trays on a coffee table. A little love and imagination and they are easily brought back to life. For the gallery wall […]

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A Personal Gallery Wall

gallery wall

What I love most is finding an old piece and bringing it back to life to use in my home.  I scour garage sales, thrift stores, and flea markets for quality pieces that may be an ugly color or stain, have outdated hardware, or were simply tossed. As I’m sure you have noticed, gallery walls […]

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