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Crystal Chandeliers Shabby Romantic Kitchen

These crystal chandeliers look amazing in my shabby romantic kitchen. Quite a change isn't it! As I said in my previous post, this was allot of work putting them together. Yes those chandeliers had to be put together first and then hung. Doing the electrical part and hanging them was very easy,but putting them together was not. I placed the … [click here to continue to the post...]

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Kitchen Chandelier

Today I added a crystal chandelier to our kitchen. I have been wanting to change out the chandeliers in our kitchen for awhile now,but I could not find chandeliers  that I thought would work until recently. I love vintage chandeliers,but often they need to be re-wired and I don't know how to do that. Taking it in to have someone else re-wire … [click here to continue to the post...]

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Beadboard And Decor Steals

This post is going to be all over the place,lots to talk about today! It's a beautiful spring day here today,but I had so much to do no time to relax. I am not quite done with my kitchen beadboard wallpaper yet. I was distracted with things like cleaning,laundry,shopping,cooking,spending time with my family you get the picture.  But I thought I … [click here to continue to the post...]

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Flash 24 Hour Giveaway

I have a surprise for you,myself and 9 other bloggers are hosting  a 24 hr flash giveaway on facebook. This is how it works go to my Facebook page HERE between April 10th 6am EST - April 11th 6am EST. Come back here and let me know that you liked my page,if you already follow my page then just let me know that too. Then make sure to hop on to … [click here to continue to the post...]

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Beadboard Wallpaper

Wow I am deeply touched by all of your responses from my last post. Thank you all so much for all of your sweet comments,I wish I  could hug each and everyone of you! Today was a beautiful spring day,you would think I would be out enjoying but instead I decided to start my next project I have been wanting to do for awhile. Yes more changes in my … [click here to continue to the post...]

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Some Thoughts And A Candle

It's a beautiful day here today,finally spring has arrived. Sitting here with some thoughts and a candle. Recently I  noticed Rachel Ashwell had two new candle scents out from her Simply Shabby Chic line,I looked and looked and finally found some. One  scent is Gardenia and the other scent is Red currant. Both smell amazing and they are lifting … [click here to continue to the post...]

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Vintage Market And Design Workshop

I cannot begin to express to you all how much fun it was teaching the Vintage Market and Design paint workshop. Janet did an amazing job setting everything up. Let's first take a look around at her set up and paint display. Everyone received a sway bag with a paint brush,gloves,sanding block,a painting guide,and a pen and notebook for taking … [click here to continue to the post...]

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Busy Time Of The Year

This time of the year can be very busy for me and this year is no exception. It's hard to believe but my baby will be graduating from 8th grade in May. We are planning on celebrating with a party for her so I have lots to do inside and out. Oh I know you are probably thinking what do you need to do. Well I like to change things around and … [click here to continue to the post...]

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Oval Shaped Frames

I don't know if I have ever shared this with you but I have a think for oval shaped frames. It does not matter if it is mirror or a picture frame,I am drawn to the soft look of an oval shaped frame. I came across this frame very recently. For sometime I have been wanting to add just a touch of pink to my chalkboard wall in my kitchen. At first … [click here to continue to the post...]

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Gathering Collections

When I am gathering collections around my house , I try to keep them together if possible. It really depends of how large your collection is. For instance my white dish and white ironstone collection can't all be displayed in one spot because I have many pieces. It would look quite messy if I had this all displayed together. But my sea glass … [click here to continue to the post...]