Acccenting with Rub N Buff

Happy Sunday, my friends!  It is an absolutely gorgeous day in Atlanta today and I'm pretty thrilled about that.  With all the crazy Winter weather we've had lately, I'm happy to see the sun shining and the temps up higher so that we can enjoy being outside.I shared the vanity makeover last week, but I thought I'd talk about that product I used to highlight the leg detail, Rub N Buff.  I've … [Read more...]

Top Projects of 2017

How can it be possible for another year to have passed and it seemed once again to just fly by!  Another year and when I look back, what a crazy and busy year it was!  I'm so happy to be a little more calm now than earlier in the year.  Looking back on the entire year, I can't say there were a lot of projects being completed until Mark and I moved into our current house, but a lot of big events … [Read more...]

What We’ve Accomplished in our New House!

My Christmas bins have all been pulled out this week and I'm busy decorating for the Holidays right now.  Before we get all the way into Christmas, I thought y'all might like to see the main level of our new house and where we are now. I haven't really shared all that much since we first moved in, but we've come a long way from where we were those first few weeks, especially with the changes in … [Read more...]

Living Room Board and Batten

We are well into November now and the Holidays are just around the corner.  Mark and I have been plugging away at the house and are making lots of progress.  For the longest time, the living room has looked like this and it seemed that it was going to look like this for awhile, but after taking a break, Mark got busy and finished this space, just in time for Thanksgiving and Christmas and now it's … [Read more...]

Reasons to Consider a Manufactured Home

This post is sponsored by Clayton.If you're like me, you grew up with an idea about what home is all about.  It meant a house built on some sort of foundation, with 4 outside walls, a roof, front door and garage or carport.  My family homes growing up were not fancy at all and we lived in close quarters without a lot of extra square footage, but it was home sweet home to us.  It seemed that … [Read more...]

How to Dye Leather Chairs

Hello friends!I've got a fun project to share with you today and it's been awhile since I've had a really good DIY project to share with you so I hope you enjoy this one.  I get some crazy ideas sometimes and this seemed like it might be one of those.  Dying leather chairs was something I never thought I'd do and I'm going to share how I dyed the chairs with you.I've had these leather … [Read more...]

Lessons Learned from Grasscloth Wallpaper

You all probably know by now that I share the good, the bad, and the real here on my blog, so today's story is about my recent purchase and installation of grasscloth.I've loved grasscloth wallpaper for a very long time.  It seems that every showhouse I go in lately has this richly textured material on a wall or in a room somewhere and it instantly takes me back to the 80's when I first saw … [Read more...]

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