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The Painted Footlocker

Finally! A picture of the long-awaited, much-anticipated Annie Sloan Chalk Painted vintage footlocker! The footlocker was lovingly painted by darling daughter. Duck Egg on the interior and Old Ochre on the Exterior. 39 more words

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Paint Project

Well, it is official. The Pottery Barn Teen sectional that darling daughter scored at the auction on Friday night fits in my car. Disassembled, of course. 186 more words

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♡ Adventures - Ministry of Upholstery Open Day

Yesterday I popped along to the Ministry of Upholstery, a lovely school offering courses in upholstery in their studio in Manchester. http://www.ministryofupholstery.co.uk

I was welcomed with a cup of tea, and a chat with Susie who along with Anthony runs the school.   133 more words

Bonus Points to House Number Three

Today I am leaning towards house number three (see the Post entitled “Make Believe Reality Show” posted on July 18, 2014). The classic 1806 Federal with the detached three car garage. 395 more words

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Action at the Auction

Bidding was brisk tonight! The weather was perfect. The crowd was large, maybe 130 people. Like last week, darling daughter and my friend came along with me. 875 more words

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Furniture Shopping on a Budget

How I furnished our place for $30…

In celebration of what little out-of-pocket money we spent, I decided to share how I did it.  I am a firm believer of living the “minimalist” lifestyle.  456 more words