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Embellishing with Appliques and Onlays

If you love beautiful things like I do, then you want to see it all around you.  The furniture that I love the most, and makes me say "Ooh la la!" is loaded with rich embellishments and elements of a French Country influence. Work that shines with opulence, and home decor that [...]

2017-01-24T22:46:39+00:00 By |Categories: Art, Creative, Design, DIY, Home Decor|Tags: , , |0 Comments

A Furniture Makeover Using Chalk Paint

(This post contains affiliate links; read my full disclosure here.) My Mom has never liked her mother's antique secretary, but when my grandmother died, my Mom reluctantly took it into her home since no one else wanted it. She's been asking me for years if I will take it and I finally got around to [...]

2016-10-27T23:27:12+00:00 By |Categories: Creative, DIY, Home Decor|4 Comments

Fun Furniture Makeovers Using Fabric

There's nothing more fun than taking a beautiful or fun fabric and using it on an old piece of furniture giving it new life. (Ok, so maybe sitting on said furniture eating bon bons while watching Game of Thrones is a little more fun..just saying.)  While furniture makeovers are all the rage now with chalk paint [...]

2016-10-12T23:26:20+00:00 By |Categories: Home Decor, Lifestyle|Tags: |0 Comments

Industrial Chic Done Cheap-Where to Find the Deals!

First of all, what is Industrial Chic? Industrial Chic is a design style that is rooted in industrial and factory-like functionality. Think gears, weathered wood, pieces of machinery, exposed brick, concrete countertops...that sort of thing. It's been popular for a while now,  and you can find almost every retailer selling it, from [...]

2016-10-25T18:43:06+00:00 By |Categories: Home Decor|0 Comments

How To Make Your Own Subway Art!

    I have had an obsession with Rome for years. That's where we went on our honeymoon, and ever since then I am drawn to all things Roman. There is something about the combination of history and beauty and timelessness that really draws an old soul like me. I have "Rome" searches set up on [...]

2016-10-12T23:26:21+00:00 By |Categories: Art, DIY, Home Decor|Tags: , , |0 Comments