Looking Up Looking Up

Thing are looking up. 3 weeks ago I dropped Ryan off at art camp - now he's coming home! He came right out and said he's ready to g...

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7:25 AM

Can You Mix Metal Finishes in a Bath? Can You Mix Metal Finishes in a Bath?

For the new, larger remodeled bathroom in our lower level I'm considering: Color: BM Mysterious AF-565 Tiles: Using the large white cera...

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3:49 AM

Hole in Floor - Our Renovation Underway! Hole in Floor - Our Renovation Underway!

If you've read my blog awhile you know about my problem room. Built in 1954, our house had a narrow "dining room" that conne...

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5:16 AM

You Can Rent India Hicks' Villas You Can Rent India Hicks' Villas

Many, many bloggers (including me) have drooled over the interior of India Hicks gorgeous Hibiscus Hill home in Harbour Island in the Bahama...

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7:53 AM

Trash Chair Meets Pierre Frey Trash Chair Meets Pierre Frey

I found this mid-century chair with the vinyl seat cover and cute brass leg detailing put out for trash in my neighborhood. I painted it She...

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8:01 AM

Magnificent Marblehead Magnificent Marblehead

After dropping my son off at camp over a week ago, I headed over to Marblehead for the afternoon. I left seriously doubting why we ever mov...

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6:10 AM

Today - West Elm Georgetown Pop-Up Store Opens! Today - West Elm Georgetown Pop-Up Store Opens!

Yesterday West Elm had a blogger preview unveiling their first ever pop-up store located in Georgetown in DC (3333 M Street NW), slated to ...

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8:02 AM

Eye Candy: Punch of Red Eye Candy: Punch of Red

Isn't this shot of Oscar de la Renta's Punta Cana beach home amazing? Thanks to everyone who commented about my "burning bush&q...

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6:32 AM

My Burning Bush My Burning Bush

This bush died twice; the first one and the replacement one from the nursery. For a few years it lived outside like a little grave marker u...

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3:52 AM

Off to Boston Off to Boston

I'm headed to Boston to bring my son, a rising high school senior, to Montserrat Art College for a pre-college summer program. Imagine ...

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9:33 AM

Flambeau Finials Flambeau Finials

Yesterday I had a very interesting day, most of it spent gardening, which felt more like toiling in the dirt versus gardening amongst the bl...

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6:32 AM

Entry Drama & a book recommendation Entry Drama & a book recommendation

This stunning black and white entry is from the Hampton home of 1st dibs founder Michael Bruno. The coffered walls are painted a high glos...

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