Personal Reflections 2011: 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 French Country Kitchen: Dare to Be Spare

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…

French Country Grain Sacks: A Beautiful Mend

It’s me again. Yeahhhhh. In the tub. found this pintuck dress for $13 online outcry heard around the globe: for the love of Ghandi, GIVE…

My Home Renovation: 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…

My Home Renovation: Hello Lovely BASEMENT MAKEOVER (5)

F R E N C H   D O O R S !!!!! Here is where it all began. Bonjour! So happy these were added to…

My Home Tour: April 2011

Feel like peeking? Ok, but I’ve got a burrrrnnnnnrning question for you to answer: HOW DO YOU GET MOTIVATED TO SPRING CLEAN? Cuz it is…

My Home Renovation: Hello Lovely BASEMENT MAKEOVER (4)

Don’t get me wrong. Things are still pretty dang gnarly around here. If you’re just discovering the madness…it started here. But now we can see…

My Home: Sacred in the Everyday

So so good to see you! I will be on an adventure this week so less posting. What I have in mind is part business, part…

My Home Renovation: Hello Lovely BASEMENT MAKEOVER (3)

The basement makeover saga continues, and we’re glad you’re along for the adventure. bedroom #1 – it’s huge & that 9′ sideboard may have found…

My Home Renovation: Hello Lovely BASEMENT MAKEOVER (2)

Exciting news!! We are 90% sure we’re going with white painted horizontal 8″ tongue and groove pine panels for our basement makeover. Not only will…

My Home Renovation: Hello Lovely BASEMENT MAKEOVER (1)

This is currently what one-half of our lower level looks like. In a word: gnarly. Gnarly in a bad way, not bitchen like the rad surfers…

My Home: A Swing as Furniture?

A swing + indoors = good good therapy (and only slightly less provocative than Pamela Lee’s trapeze.) Funk-ified my officethis winter with a $16 Ekorre swing,…