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It’s time to start thinking about where everyone is going to sleep and turning the room where you’ve been opening the door and just throwing stuff in, in to a real place where people could sleep. Once at the accessory level, I’d suggest this little guy,

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Saturday at the Flea


Sometimes the flea market is overflowing with great things, sometimes its a bit scant– we all know this. Here are a few notable things from our trip to the flea market at the NC Fair Grounds in Raleigh. I’ve been to Carol Patterson’s booth at the Raleigh flea twice and…

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At the flea


I went to the flea market in Raleigh this past weekend and thought I’d share, This antique dresser makes an excellent bath vanity, marble already on top. Set of three mid century upholstered chairs, with chrome and teak arms. Made in High Point, NC Cool rope daybed, how about topped with…

Campaign Studio bed

Creepin’ on Craigslist


Southern California continues to impress itself into my heart and as it is becoming more and more my home, it’s moments like these where I’m grateful we found one another. It’s not a rare occasion that one might hop over to Craigslist and be totally bowled over with awesomeness. My…

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TEOT Etsy Shop: Vintage Mirror


A wooden vintage mirror might be just the right alternative to the tilt, chrome, metal, white or brass mirrors we’re all used to seeing in bathrooms everywhere. Vintage Wood Wall Mirror, Etsy via Rambling Renovators other images via Pinterest

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Shopping Etsy


Some of my favorite stuff on Etsy right now. Grouping of PerlaAnne’s prints, beach photography…still, friendship bracelets, ink wash art, Moroccan blankets, Hmong textiles, rainbow notepads, vintage wool blankets including the classic Hudson’s Bay for the coming season. 1. PerlaAnne Press prints 2. Beach 3. Notepad 4. Pom pom blanket…


Sarah’s Desk Revamp


A few months ago I bought this old desk at my favorite local thrift shop for about $30.   I was immediately drawn to the brass pulls. And then upon closer inspection, I realized it kind of has a Parsons look with classic straight lines. The finish was in horrible…


We Got A Camper


Remember that one time that I got a wild hair and started cruising the countryside for a vintage shasta camper? It’s an old affection, here is a picture of me at age 4, having a bucket bath in front of my Dad’s old 68 Airflyte. In 2008, my dad and…