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Our house: studio update

Do you ever get a wild hair to change things up in your home? I’ve been in major inspiration mode lately and itching for change. I sold my blue campaign dresser so I could have a little spending money for projects, and picked up this Oeuf Mini Library. It’s technically a piece designed for children’s rooms,
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In Search of: Built-in cabinets for the master bedroom

When we bought our home, the seller had renovated several spaces including the master bedroom. She had ripped out the existing pairs of closet doors and added on a larger master closet. I think her intention was to add square footage but the problem was that the family room fireplace was in the middle, thus
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Decorating for Christmas

A wee bit of holiday cheer for you today! I love the way my little white tree turned out this year. I was inspired by the Confetti System tree topper and garland I picked up from West Elm. Full of cheer! The little side trees were only $8 at Target! Read the story of how
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Before & After: Grandmother’s Vintage Buffet

Today’s before & after is all about reinvention. When my beloved grandmother Blanche passed away a few years ago, I was the recipient of a few pieces of her furniture, a buffet in particular.  A delightful shade of green, the buffet and the matching china cabinet (that still – to this day – smells like
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