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Auction Day and Saying Goodbye to our Midcentury Home

You may have noticed a quiet couple of weeks on the Grass-trees blog.  That is because we are selling our amazing Beaumaris home and have just been through four weeks of anxiety! 179 more words

Mid-century Modernism

Stripped! Mid-Century Loveseat

As a teenager, I hate hate hated science and especially dreaded dissection day in biology class. But when it comes to furniture, I kind of enjoy ripping stuff open and digging around in its guts. 699 more words

Diy Furniture

Unusual Teak Mid-Century Dressing Table

It’s a little bit different than one would normally see, but I think that’s a good thing.

This is a vintage dressing table or vanity, probably English in origin but hooked into the height of 1960’s Danish and Scandinavian modern design styles. 71 more words

20th Century

Thrift Shopping in Reno

I love thrift shopping. A lot. I especially adore vintage, kitschy, unique things that I’d never find at Target or the mall.

My plan is to write a weekly ‘My Thrifting Week’ post. 668 more words


Vintage Swedish scale finds home in modern loft

A friend of mine — who lives in the total antithesis of vintage decor — recently bought a bright orange vintage EKS Swedish scale from my… 121 more words