The Laurent House {Lovely Finds}

It has been many months since I last blogged about Frank Lloyd Wright’s “little gem” right here in my neighborhood of Rockford: THE LAURENT HOUSE.…

Main Street Market {Decor Finds}

It has been a very long time since I have been this excited about a beautifully executed event in my town of Rockford, Illinois, and…

My Home, Lovely Finds, and French Home

A little more lovely to share from around the house today. Someone asked about the fuzzy jacket I wore in my video the other day…it’s…

Travel: Paris Secrets {Musee Carnavalet}

How are things with you today? Me? Less than cheery as chilling temperatures do a number on ‘my nerves’ as gramma used to say. Still, the…

Interior Design Inspiration: The Laurent House

Some exciting news from my neck of the woods (Rockford, Illinois)… this Frank Lloyd Wright gem will soon be opening its doors as a museum!…

Home Decor Inspiration: Dressing Room {Swoonworthy}

This is my gorgeous bloggy friend Red’s renovated dressing room, complete with all sorts of DIY lovely and pretty on the cheap. She may smack…

Decor Finds: 1890 dough bowl

You’ve indulged me whenever I wax on about beautiful mends in vintage linens, and now there are more mends to add to the obsession. It’s a…

Decor Finds: Vintage and French Grainsacks

Revisiting vintage linen-hemp grain sacks from France today for their beauty and also to offer a few from the 1930s up for sale. Dated, faded,…

Decor Finds: My New Necklace by Asa Daxberg

Splendid Willow Avenue Meet my new favorite necklace. find it here Any idea how special this gorgeously greige lovely with the sterling cross is? Recycled…

Decor Finds: Hello Lovely STRIPES

stripey ceramics – Tine K Just try to convince me that stripes are trendy. I won’t be hearin’ that because I have spent the better…

Lovely Finds: Grainsack Pillows

Allow me to introduce… Sassy Cat Creations My favorite DAYTIME PILLOW! yaaaaa, i’m shouting! You would shout too. This lovely 14″x18″ stripe-tastic beauty surprised me.…

Lovely Finds: My Etsy Shop

My shop on etsy debuted a few weeks ago, and in spite of not finding time to market it, stuff is beginning to sell. aurora…