Category Archives: at my house

Never Tell The Internet Your Plans

Because they will most certainly turn out differently.  My living room is turning out much differently than I had planned. First I found an amazing deal on a Brunchwig and Fils sofa – skirted and down cushioned goodness and kind … Continue reading

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Sweet Home Chicago – Part 3

Neutral and moody, but with a sense of little playfulness or humor.  I finally figured out that is what I want the feel of our house to be.  That has really helped me firm up the design. Here is my plan for … Continue reading

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Sweet Home Chicago – Part 2

I have been tweaking my living room plans based on some new inspiration and brainstorming the Dining Room for the past couple of days.  I am close, but not quite ready to share.  For now, here is the kitchen.  I … Continue reading

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A Little Makeover

I finally have a formal dining room in our new house.  I have had my grandmothers dining table in storage for nearly 6 years waiting for somewhere to put it.  My mom and I had reupholstered the seats probably 20-25 … Continue reading

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Sweet Home Chicago – Part 1

I arrived in Chicago last Saturday after a week filled with really wonderful goodbyes.  And by wonderful, I mean that some super wonderful people took time out of their busy lives to wish me well and express their friendship.  Most … Continue reading

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A Little Work Around My House and a Little Wish List

I finally, finally, finally got around to finishing adding ribbon to curtains in my living and dining rooms.  These rooms adjoin the kitchen, so I need to make a little valance for that room.  So the ribbon treatment isn’t quite … Continue reading

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Working On

I thought I would share some random stuff around my house that I have tweaked or will be working on in the near future. I changed these random framed leaves: To this: I finally framed this signed print that I … Continue reading

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