A Serene Sanctuary

Bedroom Escape by adewvall on Polyvore About a year ago, I started to design a bedroom for my mom and dad. Like many parents, for years they’ve put their children and other responsibilities first. Now, my mom is helping to… Continue Reading

Kitchen Inspiration

Contemporary Kitchen design by Minneapolis Architect Charlie Simmons – Charlie & Co. Design, Ltd. During any remodeling project, gathering inspiration is an important step. Otherwise, how would we ever go from the existing mess (My Current Kitchen) to the space… Continue Reading

Knock it Off – Pottery Barn Gold Gilt Acorn Vase Filler

It’s easy to get carried away with fall decorating fever. But, as adorable as those grapevine pumpkins and faux berry swags are, seasonal decor items can quickly add up. If you’ve already indulged your decorating budget a bit too much… 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

Knock it Off – Restoration Hardware Baroque Aged Silver-Leaf Mirror

I’ve been slowly infusing the master bedroom with a serene, seaside atmosphere. With a limited budget and many higher priorities on our home decorating and renovation list, it’s been difficult to rationalize spending money on accessories. We already owned a… Continue Reading