Posts Tagged "Target"

Repurposing Old Lamps

Posted by on Mar 22, 2012 in Home Page Feature, Living Room | 1 comment

  I found these lamps at a yard sale years and years ago.  They have worn several different hats (shades and colors) over the years.  I really love the shape of them and wanted to repurpose them, but they were WAY out of style.  Like many of you, I tend to start a project and then move on to a new one before the first is complete.  Some refer to this as Designer’s ADD.  Anyway, I decided to wait to start on the lamps until I had a vision for them. First, I tried to make them look like mercury glass.  I had seen some lamps in the Pottery Barn catalog that I really liked, but...

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Seasonal Dining Design

Posted by on Nov 10, 2011 in Dining Spaces, Holiday Style | 0 comments

  Simple things you can do to repurpose your seasonal table decorations from Halloween to Thanksgiving  I love Fall for so many reasons, but most of all it’s the time spent with family and friends. Setting everyday life aside to reconnect, encourage and just hang out! While I love to look at beautiful photographs of perfectly laid tables mine are usually far more simple than that. DINING ROOM Typically, our “formal” dining table is full of activity that does not include eating.  On any given day, it might be a...

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