Wallpaper on My Fireplace! {A Cottage Update}

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Happy Wednesday.  First of all, thanks to those who left thoughtful comments on last week’ post.  I love hearing from you guys.  Our comment form and our contact form have been a little bit out of whack.  I assure you, …
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Embarrassing photos of my House

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‘Sup. It’s been forever since I’ve blogged about my own house.  Mainly because it’s a embarrassing, hideous, mess.  For awhile the excuse was that we worked and received deliveries there.  And truthfully, I spent the summer more focused on my city condo.  But …
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Cottage Project: DIY Lucite Suzani Ottoman

DIY Lucite Suzani Ottoman bench

I’m FED UP with the chaos that is my home, so I’ve given myself a June deadline to pull it together.  It feels good to have a date… it really motivates me to design and execute.  And when I’m in the …
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Seasonal Rug Switch

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With the hot days of summer upon us I have adapted my living room to better suit my mood and season.  Gone is the layered jute/cowhide look and layered ottoman.  I wanted something a little more minimal, a little cooler. …
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Reasons to Celebrate

Black Bamboo chair with Ostrich Upholstery

I’m feeling celebratory.  Business is fantastic, Winter is (please. God. hopefully) ending soon, Romance is alive and well in my life, and my house is FINALLY coming together.  I’ve given myself a summer deadline to complete The Cottage.  Finishing in …
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