Personal Reflections; Random

Life is moving fast, and the moments we slow down to savor the good stuff are honorable and make it rich. Wanted a photo with this treasured…

Interview with Textile Artist SARA ORME

Loving what the creatively driven Sara Orme of Worme Woole writes in her description of these charming woolen hand warmers: “Give these handwarmers to someone…

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 Books: Handmade Home by Mark & Sally Bailey

 Handmade Home shot by the brilliant photographer Debi Treloar got me thinking about how much handmade has influenced me in recent years. Handmade Home is an…

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…

Interview with Designer RACHEL ASHWELL {2011}

Such an honor to interviewRachel Ashwell and ask abouther current inspirations. Rachel’s blog MR: What three thingsare inspiring you at the moment? RA:My life has always been my…

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).…

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…

Interview with Shabby Chic Designer RACHEL ASHWELL {2011, Part 3}

Such a thrill to interview Shabby Chic’s Rachel Ashwell and have the brain tickled and illuminated by such a soulful designer. Get ready, gorgeous readers… for…

Interview with Designer RACHEL ASHWELL {2011, part 2}

I’m back with more shabby chic love! Hope you’re feelin’ it. BTW. Were you aware this blogger majored in shabby chic in college? Okay. A…

Interview With Designer RACHEL ASHWELL {2011} Part 1

Rachel Ashwell’s Shabby Chic blog Color me humbled. Then throw in a few mixed feelings. While honored to be invited to interview Rachel (a creative…

DIY: More STENCIL Splendor

Royal Design Stencil It was so much fun stenciling on my mirror, I’m at it again with a little help from Royal Design Stencils. One…