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Happy Easter and Spring!

Just a quick post to say Happy Easter! I did some spring decorating a few weeks ago at the cottage, when I really needed a touch of spring. And this is where my little glass spheres (that I posted about here) ended up for now. I so love the bright green moss in them for […]


Stenciling how tos

As promised, here’s my DIY instructions for stencilling the back of cabinetry. I did this in my laundry room, you can see the reveal of that room here (and you’ll see the original room and cabinetry). I started off with regular plain cabinetry and after removing the doors, I wanted to do something to dress […]

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A little vintage, antique, kitsch, nautical & midcentury modern

Some great finds at this year’s Ottawa Antique Show at Carleton’s Fieldhouse.  Here’s what caught my eye for the vintage and antique lover. Stools, tables, signs, harvest tables and crates……. And a few more vintage crates…… Refurbished lockers as end tables. This nifty little cabinet can be surface mounted or inset mounted. I’ve always had a […]