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Farmhouse Bedroom Updates

I like to make subtle changes to a room. I usually have a vision for a room, and a shopping list. As I find the things I want for the room, I add them, and move out the things that I am not that crazy about. The girls' farmhouse bedroom has been in flux for years. The last time you saw it, it … [Read More...]

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How to Refresh the Bath Quickly

Like many people I had dark cabinets but wanted white ones. So I had them painted. You know I would have painted them myself, but there was the Lake Anita incident. If you don't know what I am talking about, you can find out HERE.   I loved the new look, BUT, and isn't there always a … [Read More...]

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The Easy Way to Touch up Walls

Okay do you touch up your walls a lot like me? What I really don't like is having to change into my 'painting clothes' just to touch up a small spot on the wall. Painting is messy and the paint cans are a pain to deal with. And I admit I'm not the neatest painter. I remember back when I was a … [Read More...]

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The Scoop 177

WELCOME BACK TO THE SCOOP! The weekly party featuring the scoop on the best from around the web! We are Anita from Cedar Hill Farmhouse Debbie from Confessions of a Plate Addict Yvonne from StoneGable and Suzy from Worthing Court Our host this week is Yvonne at … [Read More...]

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Using Crowns in Country French Decor

      I'm kinda obsessed with crowns. I even own a tiara. (Don't judge.) I only wear it a few times a week. Okay, I'm just messin with you now. But I do really have a tiara. I bought it just because every girl needs one. It's costume jewelry, but that besides the … [Read More...]

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Collecting Antique Clothing

I know I don't talk much about fashion here, but I'm so intrigued by fashion, especially if that fashion is from 100 years ago or more. Today let's go on a virtual shopping trip to look at some antique clothing. This post is sponsored by Ruby Lane. You can click on any of the photos to find out … [Read More...]

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Vintage Grainsacks and Bottles and More

      I love vintage bottles and I use them all of the time in my home. You can use bottles in your home to give it an elegance and feeling of presence. I love the way old things can give a room instant charm. Bottles go with just about any decor and all … [Read More...]

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The Scoop 176

  Welcome back to The Scoop! The weekly party featuring the scoop on the best from around the web! We are Anita from Cedar Hill Farmhouse Debbie from Confessions of a Plate Addict Yvonne from StoneGable and Suzy from Worthing Court Our host this week is Debbie at … [Read More...]

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How to Make Your Own Cloche

Here's Cindy from Edith and Evelyn for another fabulous tutorial! What do you get when you turn clear glass vases upside down, and add a glass knob? A cloche, of course! Hi, everyone, Cindy here, from Edith & Evelyn! Recently, I was working on another project, showcasing my collection of … [Read More...]

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Balancing Artwork Above a Bed

I like moving things around because I get bored easily and because I always learn something. I like to think it's helping me to constantly improve. There's been an evolution in my daughter's bedroom. So we started with the large artwork, the wall sconces and two very tall dark … [Read More...]