A Lesson in Colors and Textiles

So it's pretty basic that color and fabric can completely transform a piece of furniture. The right combo can take something you want to hide in the corner to a showpiece that everyone loves. The wrong picks can make a piece that was already pretty good look pretty terrible. I saw a lot both today at the... Continue Reading →

This entertainment stand was in a curator’s collection on Joss and Main today. I love it- perfect for a space that’s put together or laid back and beachy. At $799 on sale, it is far too expensive for any sensible rehabber to justify purchasing. I mean, this would be an easy piece to replicate using... Continue Reading →

All about the brights is right. These babies came from the "Free" section on Craigslist (you may also recognize them stuffed into the car on the "Prius Problems" post.) This picture gives you a good idea of how much difference some color can make. I'm still debating putting a coat of lacquer on the chairs.... Continue Reading →

Craigslisting…

Can have multiple meanings. I realized this tonight, when I told a friend I was spending the evening "Craigslisting." "What does that mean???" He responded, then I realized what he thought it meant (browsing the personals.)HA! Nope, to me it means browsing the "for sale" and "free stuff" sections. CL is a great resource for cheap... Continue Reading →

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