• Monthly Archives: June 2009

    Lettered Cottage- Guest Bedroom, revisited

    I get a lot of questions about the wood wall in our Guest Bedroom, so I thought I’d re-post this little video Kevin and I filmed last year while uncovering our “buried treasure”… Of course the room looks different now… … Continue reading

    Awesome Item Alert- Rockett St. George

    I LOOOOOVE these antiqued wooden signs from Rockett St.George. The description on their website reads: A beautiful, handcrafted, wooden, antiqued sign – “All you need is love…Love is all you need”, taken from the famous Beatles song, comes in two … Continue reading

    Lettered Cottage- Water Ski Sign

    Hey y’all! (My Southern hubby must be wearing off on me…I’m from Minnesota, and don’t think I’ve ever type the word “ya’ll” until today) I am so excited about the latest addition to the Living Room here at the Lettered … Continue reading

    Colorful, Modern Photo Consultation

    (Hover over the photo with your cursor to see my Photo Drawing and the “before” photo!) I worked on a really fun, modern, Photo Consultation recently, and thought I’d share it here today.My clients dilemma was figuring out what type, … Continue reading

    Southern Living Giveaway Homes

    I’d love to win this first house, because it’s only about an hour from the Lettered Cottage… Carolina Jessamine Cottage – Callaway Gardens, GA Sugarberry Cottage – Beaufort, SC Cottonwood Casita – Bryan, TX Whisper Creek Cottage – Asheville, NC … Continue reading

    Calligraphy Atlanta Winner

    Congratulations Lynn of Somewhere in the Sun! Your the Calligraphy Atlanta winner!Please email Faith at [email protected] to claim your prize. I’d love to see what you end up using your monogram on! Thanks to all that entered!Layla

    Shutter Style on BHG.com

    Loved this on BHG.com today… Shutter Style Add character to plain rooms by propping architectural salvage, such as these vintage shutters, against a bare wall.Budget Tip: Rotate accessories in and out of rooms to keep them fresh. You’ll save money … Continue reading

    Awesome Item Alert- Ruffled Shower Curtain

    I have always loved this bathroom: There’s a great, inexpensive version of the fabulous shower curtain for sale on Target.com. Pop on over if you’d like one for your bathroom!

    Houzz.com Interview

    Visit Houzz.com today to read my Lettered Cottage interview, and to sign up to win this lovely little barn beam stool I chose to give away from White Flower Farmhouse courtesy of Houzz! (They’re so sweet!)

    Flea Market Shutters & Frames

    What do you get when you find two dark smoky bluish-gray shutters, for $12 a piece? Jewelry for your oversized mirror, of course! Kevin (“Mr.LC”) has been begging me to “accessorize” the walls on either side of the big mirror … Continue reading

    The Lettered Cottage = TLC

    When I named our house, I didn’t even pay attention to the fact that the first letters of the words “The Lettered Cottage”, are “T, L and C”. Someone brought it to my attention the other day, and I just … Continue reading

    Inspiring Bathroom Photos

    I’ve had a ton of requests to post the photos that were included in my Smilebox slideshow, so without further adieu….

    Consultation Givewaway

    Is your bathroom driving you nuts? Does it look more like this: than this: Are you tired of trying to come up with a plan to re-do your bathroom?Let ME do it for you!Erin, over at Rare and Beautiful Treasures … Continue reading

    Beachy Bedroom on BHG.com

    Chaotic Playroom: Before After years of video games, air hockey, and basketball, this bright blue playroom was transformed into a cozy master retreat. See how designer Jeni Hilpipre-Wright took this room down to the bare bones and into a beachy … Continue reading

    Lettered Cottage – Guest Bathroom Accessories (Part 2)

    Remember the cast iron pedestal I got at Eastbrook Flea Market for $7.00? Well, about a week ago, I took a break from doing consults and ran in to TJ Maxx to see if they had anything I could use … Continue reading