Monthly Archives: October 2014

After: Monteverdi Young Executive Desk

I’d much rather show you before and after photos of my refinishing projects, but in the case of this gargantuan desk you’ll just have to settle for an after. Awhile back when I bought this monster, I unloaded it into my garage in the dark of night and its size and weight also meant it was only […]

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Weekend Finds: A Harvest of Brasilia

As is par for the course in the Fall, this past weekend was a busy one. While I didn’t go out and hit any sales, I did make room in my schedule to go pick up this beauty: A Broyhill Brasilia harvest table! I’m actually pretty proud of myself for recognizing it in the tiny […]

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Vintage Halloween Cardboard Cutouts

With Halloween only a week away, I decided to share my small but growing collection of Halloween die cut paper decorations. I found my first two pieces last year. I’m guessing they date from the 1950’s. Over the past summer I picked up two more. Yeah! I snagged both of my newest additions at a […]

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Private Tour: Austin’s Guest Bedroom/Office

It’s hard to believe that eight and a half years have gone by since I moved into my house. In those eight years certain areas of the house have changed quite a bit as I’ve replaced old finds with my treasured “forever” pieces. But one room in the house has remained relatively unchanged, my guest bedroom/home […]

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Vintage Children’s Birthday Cards

I love finding old cards, especially when they are still in their original box. I found this adorable box on a table at a garage sale and was pleasantly surprised when I opened it. It was nearly full of old cards. The others, long gone, had been handed out years ago as birthday greetings. The […]

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