Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Tuesday, November 29, 2016

"Recycling" - new life to child's bedroom

I doubt either one of us ever gave any consideration to turning our son's bedroom furniture into an adult guest room, but that is what happened. (See Going around in circles)

Although the room is still a work in progress, here are some photos:

Monday, November 28, 2016

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

"Investment pieces" ( furniture ) part 2

(continued from previous post)

Pulling it together

Living room


**As I shared, the fabric on the wing-back chairs was worn on both the ottomans and the chair arms. Yet, we didn't feel the need to invest in new furniture since the frames were still in great shape.

"Investment pieces" ( furniture ) part 1

When starting out together as a young married couple, my husband and I never knew we would someday be able to build our dream home. None of us can see what is ahead of us, so we can only make decisions today with the limited knowledge we have at the present time.

Friday, November 4, 2016

Face Lift for dining room chairs


When it's time to recover the cushions on your dining room chairs, there is a "trick" that might make it easier. (Shared with us by Shar de Marsais of Red Door Decor)

Wednesday, November 2, 2016

Southern gals love pearls

What is more classic than a pearl necklace? 

While Southern ladies may love their homes, many also share a fondness for pearls. Delicate pearls come in various shades and shapes, yet every pearl necklace I have ever seen has reminded me of a stylish elegance that I greatly admire.