Hey, hey! Today, I’m joining a group of bloggers for a big ol’ blog hop. What’s that, you say? Well, we’re each talking about our decorating style, which gives you a chance to discover other bloggers and their styles. When you finish here, simply hop… [read more]
We still have boxes stacked in every room, but the piles have now dwindled down enough that I can crop out the mess. I could hardly wait to start styling the fireplace mantel after I painted it last week.
One of the many decisions we had to make when building our house was to choose a fireplace surround and mantel. We decided to do stone all the way to the ceiling with a chunky slab of wood for the mantel. The guy who made… [read more]
I’m back with my finished frame from this post. I was disappointed with how shiny the satin finish was. Rather than make a trip to HD, I decided to just brush on another light coat of chalk paint. This gave me the matte finish I was… [read more]