Monthly Archives: August 2010

Fun with Wallpaper Samples.

Oprah Magazine has featured this idea twice now (I’m pretty sure that both of these pages are from separate issues): Using wall paper sample books as a patchwork wall. I LOVE this look and think it would be cute in the nursery, but where do you find wallpaper sample books with such cool wallpapers in […]

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The Aftermath.

Sorry I haven’t written in a few days — I think I’m still in recovery mode, as pathetic as that sounds. I went back to work for three days last week, and I am ashamed to say that that kind of did me in. Seeing as how I start back officially on Wednesday, I guess […]

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More vintage nursery.

So far, the nursery will be two cribs and five thousand nursery themed knick-knacks. Who needs a changing table or a dresser? Vintage print by one of my favorite vintage illustrators, Bessie Pease Gusman. Okay, I love these, but what’s the story? Two high school graduates died immediately following their graduation ceremony and went to […]

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OMG, my feet are still tired — Vintage Bazaar, Round 2.

WHERE TO START. Let’s just say that it’s a little harder doing a flea market when you’re five months pregnant with twins than when you aren’t. However, thanks to my husband and my AMAZING friend Shannon, we managed to pull this off. It started Saturday evening, when we loaded the 10-foot rental truck at 6 […]

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I’ll see you at the Vintage Bazaar, right?

Just a few additional purchases I’ve made in the last couple of days…I’m just afraid I’m going to miss THE most perfect thing to bring to the Bazaar… My favorite is the wee little pink and gold dresser. I’ll try to post on Sunday but it’s possible I’ll be in a coma until Tuesday or […]

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