THE ART OF HAND MARBLED FLOORS

In a recent post I mentioned wanting to do something creative this past weekend, although at the time I wasn’t quite sure what that was. If you follow along on Twitter then you already know that I ended up spending some time this past weekend marbling paper. I have always been intrigued with the ancient art […]

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ONE ROOM CHALLENGE: WEEK 5 – PLAYING WITH PAINT

One of my decorating philosophies is to first try and use or re-purpose items I already own. That may mean moving a piece from one room to another, switching out fabric, altering a piece or painting a piece. Sometimes a small tweak with new paint or fabric is all it takes to breathe new life […]

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WEEK 2-ONE ROOM CHALLENGE: PAINT AND INSPIRATION

Last week I announced that I would be participating in the One Room Challenge. My goal for the Week 2 was to create a blank canvas by clearing out the room and painting the walls. This is probably the most stressful part of the challenge for me because selecting paint colors is not on my […]

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HOW A SINGLE PICTURE CAN DICTATE DESIGN

I made a vow to myself that after the holiday season I would redo my office. It is currently painted Sherwin William’s “Intellectual Grey”. And when people ask what color it is I always tell them I feel just a little bit smarter spending time in this space.  However, the paint had barely dried before I […]

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