Upholstered Headboard Tutorial

[facebooksimplelike] So first off,  2 things: 1. Thanks.  Big, huge, sloppy thanks.  You have no idea how much I love every single one of you who subscribes/reads my Musings & leaves comments, & pins my projects, & connects with me on FB & Pinterest.  Seriously, it blows my mind. From down-deep-where-I-live, thank you. 2. Read … [Read more...]

New (ish) Night Stands

We needed night stands. With a king size bed, the night stands needed some heft, some size, some scale.  Not being a fan of the ‘matchy’ bedroom sets, the world was our oyster in selecting bed side tables...it only took about 3-4 weeks of obsessive Kijiji & CraigsList stalking to find these beauties: Finding 2 tables/stands that were at … [Read more...]

Cape Cod Stylin’

[facebooksimplelike] Last week I mentioned my special client who wanted to create Cape Cod spaces in her home.  The 2 ‘spare’ bedrooms (not the Master) were to be transformed into a cottage bedroom and a TV room/lounge space. My client Laurie spent most of her childhood summers in Cape Cod, at 445 Turnip Field Rd....for her, to have rooms that … [Read more...]

DIY Art – Pears

First, a big shout out to Cassity at Remodelaholic who featured the Living Room Wainscot  Post – I’m loving that people are as rocked about this product as I am! Last week I mentioned that empty wooden frame hanging on my dining room wall. It was destined for greatness. And when you’re contemplating greatness, drywall mud almost always comes to … [Read more...]

Living Room Wainscot

[facebooksimplelike] My Living Room was falling flat....I liked our furniture, it was a tv-less room so very peaceful and cozy for reading & relaxing....and it felt - blah. I was thinking wainscot - but wanted...different.  Then I found this: source Lovely, isn't it? Though I tried (in vain) to convince my Mister that we could jigsaw … [Read more...]