Monthly Archives: May 2011

The Boys Room

We’ve decided on a 1950’s, mid-century sort of theme for the 3rd bedroom. The majority of the pieces we’ve populated it with are some sort of vintage– at least smell the part.The totally cool cone lamp was found on craigslist, … Continue reading

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Soot

The airplane bathroom is no longer horrifying. It is actually quite charming. It still may be one of the smallest bathrooms ever, but we LOVE it now. The complete overhaul included the shiny retro tile, corner sink, and compact toilet … Continue reading

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Plastic Fantastic

Since the “girls” extra bedroom is frilly and lavender the other “boys room” is going to be a bit more masculine. We’re almost done painting it but the big project for the weekend was restoring the mid century Kroehler low … Continue reading

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airplane bathroom continued

We are nearly done with the half bath just off the kitchen–the sink, toilet and faucet have been installed and a final skim coat put on the walls. After a final sanding and painting this weekend we can cross another … Continue reading

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Dressed up dining room

The dining room got all gussied up this week with a new rug and some forsythia cut from our yard. The flower-like medallions on the rug fit well with the vintage vibe and the colors work perfectly with what we … Continue reading

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