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…

My Home: Vignettes in a Guest Bedroom

My sweet friend Alison is hosting a Favorites on the First party, and today’s is all about vignettes. Was stunned to discover I have not snapped…

My House: Minimal Holiday Decor

hi. i’m having kind of a quiet day today. i’m a little weepy… but not sad. i feel a little vulnerable like this little light…

My Home; Minimal Holiday Decor

December means remembering that little details, that the small things, aren’t so small afterall. Bringing just a bit of earthiness in the form of twigs and branches…

My Home: Simple Minimal Holiday Decor

Join me for a peek around the house, won’t you? TRUTH: These are peeks of decor last year (2011). I have rarely planned or thought out a holiday…

My Home: Hello Lovely Basement Makeover {reveal}

It took much longer than expected, but except for some closet organizers in the larger bedroom, the basement makeover project is complete! You can read…

My Home: Hello Lovely Basement Makeover (7)

It doesn’t look like it, but we’re actually down the home stretch as far as this project is concerned! The flooring is almost complete. And…

My Home: renovation, revelation, and rejuvenation

You may recall our place looked like these images about a year ago (and that I love bargains and spent next to nothing on furnishings/bling).…

Personal Reflections: My Collections

Recently I discovered the beyond lovely and must read blog Privet and Holly where bloggers can share their collections. Alison over at The Polo House…

My Home: dare to be spare: my KITCHEN

Sharing glimpses of my very ‘dare to be spare’ kitchen and yet to be styled kitchen today. This not a styled photo shoot, btw. (Notice there…

My Home: A Beautiful Mend

  found this pintuck dress for $13 online outcry heard around the globe: for the love of Ghandi, GIVE IT A REST!!!! It’s me again.…

My Home; Hello Lovely BASEMENT MAKEOVER (6)

Have you followed our basement reno project beginning here? the other end of the studio Hello Lovely’s Man is a L.O.V.E.L.Y.  S.U.P.E.R.S.T.A.R. Believe it! Smell the…