Decor Doppelgängers – Pottery Barn Tibetan Barstools

Our new, single height eat-at counter (try saying that 5 times fast) demands counter stools instead of bar stools. I’m in the market for something small and simple. For these reasons, the Pottery Barn Tibetan Barstool is a popular choice… Continue Reading

Decor Doppelgängers – Pottery Barn Silver Beaded Mirror

This post might seem familiar, because the doppelgänger is very similar to a piece I already “knocked off” (see: Restoration Hardware Baroque Aged Silver Leaf Mirror). When designing a new master bedroom escape for my parents, my eyes landed on this… Continue Reading

Decor Doppelgängers – Pottery Barn Round Water Hyacinth Placemats

  I loved the look of these water hyacinth placemats from Pottery Barn, but at $56 for a set of 4, I’d be spending $112 to outfit my table for guests. For 86% less, I found these Hometrends water hyacinth… Continue Reading

Festive Winter Printables

      Have you been enjoying the fun, free printable graphics out there in the blogosphere? I’ve taken advantage of some cute posters myself, saving quite a bit of time and adding some cheerful, seasonal flair to my house… Continue Reading

Sea Life Silhouettes

This project is actually one I completed more than a year ago, just before our April 2011 housewarming party. But, if you’re like me (and judging from the blogosphere lovefest, more than one of you are!) and love beach themed… Continue Reading

Decor Doppelgängers – Room & Board Profile Frames

I have wanted a pair of square, thin profile frames to hang above the bed instead of the large framed photo that currently resides there. My favorites are these Profile Frames in Silver from Room & Board. The thin band… Continue Reading

Annimal Attraction – The Universal Appeal of Shiny Things

 It appears that females of this species share an almost universal attraction to shiny objects. This attraction is not dissimilar from that displayed by other animals; cats are notoriously attracted to metallic objects. Annimal is no different. The decoration of… Continue Reading