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Wednesday, November 30, 2011

A little bit...

...just a little bit of the Christmas decor is up....

Happy Wednesday!

Tuesday, November 29, 2011

Simple but colorful Christmas Decor...

I know this is from last year (in Lonny)...but I have always loved how Eileen Kathryn  Boyd decorated her home for Christmas...simple but colorful!

Love how she simply hung wreaths in the window....with colorful ribbon...

Christmas decor is on my mind this week:)

Take care,

Monday, November 28, 2011

Better pictures of the new things!

Milk Glass pieces from $6.00- $15.00/each
Small Shells: $1.50- $2.00/each
Vintage Reader Digest Books: $4.00/each

Oh, those i-phone pictures were just not very I went back and took pictures with the better camera:) 

Lots of fun things...such as the vintage Reader Digest books in great the kelly green/navy blue one above...


Large Black Metal Basket: $17.50 (small and medium sizes are available)
Large starfish: $10.00/each
Brown Metallic Pillow: $35.00/each

Assorted 18"x18" - 20"x20" pillows with down inserts: $65.00- $75.00
Gold Candlesticks: $35.00/pair

Assorted vintage milk glass: $6.00- $15.00/each
Shell balls: $8.00/each
Vintage bowls: $4.00- 8.00/each

Vintage Console table professionally re-painted: $295.00
Tortoise Shell (style) lamps: $90.00/each
Assorted 18"x18" - 20"x20" pillows with down inserts: $65.00- $75.00

Gold or silver bird ornaments: $4.25/each

Large Metal Basket Weave Chandelier: $255.00

Large Grey Lantern Chandelier: $285.00
Vintage Faux Bamboo mirror professionally re-painted: $175.00

Happy Monday!

Saturday, November 26, 2011

New things!

Sorry for the i-phone pics again...keep forgetting the better camera...but wanted to show all the new things...

Lots of new the over-sized metal basket weave chandeliers above...$255.00/each!

...and this oversized gray lantern chandelier!

...this vintage Christmas tree has many ornaments on

Ornaments $4.25/each

...these fun gold birds...

Ornaments $4.25/each

...and silver ones too...

...a few of the shell place card holders are left (around $2.50/each...I believe there are 6 left)...and some new chalkboard place cards ($2.00/each or 8 for $10.00)....

...a few new (to the space) vintage side tables that have been professionally painted...from $140.00- $165.00/each

...and a tabletop full of items...

...a newly painted vintage bamboo mirror...


I think we are getting our Christmas tree today...such a great time of the year!

Happy Shopping! 

Monday, November 21, 2011


via House Beautiful

Thinking about adding just a touch of gloss to some of the walls or ceilings at our new home...maybe a little glossy white in the entry hall...

Jeffrey Bilhuber via Color In Design

maybe a glossy warm yellow ceiling in one of the bedrooms...

Elle Decor

...really no place for a glossy orange...just loved this!

Happy Monday!

Friday, November 18, 2011

Guest post!

Cassie was so nice to invite me to guest post today on her wonderful blog Primitive & Proper!  

It really motivated me to get the dining room put together a bit as Thanksgiving is approaching...there is always more to do...but at least it is a start!

Happy weekend!


Thursday, November 17, 2011

Hey Nashville! 'Tis the Seasons, Gas Lamp Holiday Open House and an Estate Sale

Is this weekend!  
Starting Friday, November 18th at the Downtown Convention HERE for details....

...then on Saturday, November 19th...

Gas Lamp is having their annual Holiday Open House!

Finally...there are a few estate sales this weekend is possibly a good one...

...located in Belle Meade and being put on by Jani's Auction the way...we have around 2,000 of those legal books on the top 2 shelves of the above photo...if anyone is interested:)

The above piece is gorgeous...and reminds me of this vignette...

Via The Decorista

This lamp below is the gold shade...

...and love the mirror...

Click HERE for details on this sale!

Happy Shopping!

Wednesday, November 16, 2011


via Rene on Pinterest

...that are on my mind right now as Thanksgiving is approaching!  

via Love and Lavender Blog

Martha Angus for House Beautiful

via Tobi Fairley

Just a few that I loved!

Happy Wednesday!


Monday, November 14, 2011

Colors and patterns...

Loving these patterns from Michael Jon Designs....

Happy Tuesday!