Category Archives: decorating

black painted doors and other changes…

I tend to do things “since I’m at it”. It’s a snowball effect, and one small project can start a whole days worth of work. Chaotic at the time, but effective! For example, last Wednesday I had the white semi-gloss out to paint the … Continue reading

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corners of our home at Christmas

For Mom. Who wanted to see the Christmas decor… A fuzzy picture, I know. But I took it 5x-mirrors are tough! Santa may be bringing a new camera-we”ll see. But this is the dining room, where I gather the vintage … Continue reading

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new Christmas pillows

Linking up with DIY day with Kimba: http://asoftplace.net/2009/11/diy-day-with-the-north-pole-secretary/ ‘Tis the season for crafting…so I’ll be posting a few of my little projects this month) I wanted new holiday pillows but I didn’t want to spend much of our limited time … Continue reading

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Christmas crafts for my walls

Linking up with :http://asoftplace.net/2009/11/diy-day-with-the-north-pole-secretary/? I love Christmas. I love decorating. I have a small house. No problem! At Christmas I simply take down almost all of our regular decor, pictures, vases etc. and put them in the garage a few … Continue reading

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playing house

Been doing a little decorating fun stuff. Not for two weeks, I swear!Blogger isn’t letting me click and drag photos tonight, so you will get the play-by-play completely out of order. But hey, at least I’m blogging again and so … Continue reading

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fluffing the nest

In Spring you get posts about gardening. In Summer, you have to hear all about our camping trips. In Winter, more posts about the family because we are all stuck inside with each other. But in Autumn? My focus turns … Continue reading

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to dye for

I found this wonderful Pottery Barn pillow at the thrift store. It was down filled, had pretty shell buttons and a quality linen fabric. Only downfall was the boring pastel lemon color. I’m not a pastel fan, at all. To … Continue reading

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