Tuesday, July 29, 2014

DIY - Tripod Side Table

This little table was in the big guest room reveal, even though it was difficult to notice it because of all the light coming from the window, my friend Beck spotted it immediately, not surprisingly, she is a photographer's mother.  ;)
The table was born out of necessity. Since the bed is a daybed, both side tables are a bit useless when you're laying down.

Thursday, July 24, 2014

DIY Round Mirror from a Tabletop

Another project done for the guest room was the round mirror, it was very easy to put together and even though it's not perfect, its price was way better, like $160 less than the price of the mirror I had on my inspiration board.

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Old Stone House

One of the places we took my kids and niece, a couple of weeks ago during her visit, was to Georgetown, one of Washington D.C's neighborhoods. We love its architecture, commercial appeal and most of all its history and charm.

Once there, as we've done it many times before, we went on a tour of the Old Stone House, the oldest unchanged building in Washington D.C.

Friday, July 18, 2014

Guest Room Reveal

Reveal time is finally here. As I told you before, the room was mostly done before welcoming my niece like a month ago, but I didn't have time to take pictures and once she was here I didn't want to bother her by bringing the camera and perhaps moving her stuff around.

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Sail Away Summer Mantel

Can you believe is already mid-Summer? I know, time flies! More surprisingly, I'm posting about my Summer mantel this late, though I love it, this is exactly what I would like to do right now... Sail Away! :)

Thursday, July 10, 2014

DIY - Old Window Memo Board

Hi friends,
This is another office makeover post. I know! I was supposed to finish this project in only two weeks and here I am, almost a month later with another project!

My excuse? Hmmm  Most of the projects were finished during the two week period before my guest arrived, only that I didn't have time to take pictures and then when she arrived I didn't want to

Tuesday, July 8, 2014

Flea Market Time - July & Giveaway

Hi, I hope you had a great holiday weekend! I enjoyed it with my family doing overall nothing :) really! Well, I've been so busy these past three weeks, trying to keep my little guest and kids entertained, most of my projects had to be put on hold.
I've been to the

Thursday, July 3, 2014

10 Beautiful Patriotic Tablescapes

In need of last minute inspiration to decorate for 4th of July? I compiled these 10 Beautiful Patriotic Tablescapes, most of them from regular people just like me and you, which means you can totally recreate them just in time to celebrate the 4th!