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Inspiring Interiors: Summer luxe living ft. Johnathan Adler 

I know I planned on writing interior design posts on Furnished Friday’s only but I saw this photo on a decor website and had to write about it! 240 more words

Interior Design

Furnished Fridays: Mirrored furniture

Mirrored sunnies have been trending for a while now but what’s also trending at the moment? Mirrored furniture. Adding mirrored furniture to a room easily adds instant elegance and glam. 48 more words

Interior Design

The wonders of shellac

I finally learned my lesson with this mahogany radio/record player from the 1940’s.   Furniture of this era has a French Polish on it and tends to bleed when it is painted.  250 more words

Chalk Painting

Dating with Drawer Joints

My post about this dresser could be about many things but I will focus on the drawer joints.  First, the age of the piece:  it’s maple, looks hand-made and it has pin and cove joints.  331 more words

Chalk Painting

Make your living space light and airy with these linear home furnishings

During a quick visit to the International Contemporary Furniture Fair (a.k.a. ‘The ICFF’) in New York last week, one trend was graphically visible: chairs and lighting are becoming airier and linear in their looks. 131 more words

Design Centre

All That Glitters

Touches of gold, silver and copper are very popular today but there are different uses for gold paint, gilding wax/ paste and gilding sheets.  Gold paint, whether it is spray on or brushed, provides uniform coverage.  453 more words

Chalk Painting