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DIY Blanket Ladder

Can we talk about the LIFE-CHANGING discovery I made a couple weeks ago. It was an average night, we had just eaten dinner and were sitting on the couch when the inevitable conversation came up…”Did you get anything for dessert?” my husband asks… 493 more words

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Distressed to dine

 

With a week of work and lots of love… It’s finally complete! A solid wood dining table with a top that’s been sanded down, refinished with an ebony stain, and sealed with a water-based poly acrylic. 35 more words

Gorgeous in green!

A beautiful tall display cabinet that I brought back to life with a sage green chalk paint to match my customer’s entry way.

After two coats of paint, I hand distressed and sealed the piece with both clear and dark soft wax.  36 more words

a brilliant breakfast nook

A few posts back I shared a tour of my parents Vermont farmhouse .  It continues to be a work in progress. 416 more words

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Our new Connecticut home

Moving is hard…physically and mentally. When I was first married, we moved from my husband’s NYC apartment that we shared for two years to a charming 1915 stone and stucco cottage in Westport, CT.   1,124 more words

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