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… …you didn’t really think I could leave well enough alone, did you? 🙂 Layla
Archives for June 2009
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 separate pictures both measuring 92cm x 46cm. Both pictures put together measure 92x92cm.Each set of […]
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 Cottage. The girls at White Flower Farmhouse sent me this great, old, hand-painted water […]
(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, size, color and style of artwork to hang on one wall in her Living Room. […]
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 …but they’re all amazing!
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
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 by not purchasing new items, and the ever-changing accents will create intriguing displays.
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!
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!)
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 in our Living Room for loooong time. And I was all for it, because […]
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 had to smile because of how completely fitting it is. 🙂 This house was SO […]
I’ve had a ton of requests to post the photos that were included in my Smilebox slideshow, so without further adieu….
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 is giving away one of my Consultations. Make sure to stop by for your chance […]
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 paradise. Cozy Retreat: After Beaded board on the ceiling, grass cloth on the walls, and […]
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 in the upcoming Guest Bathroom re-do. I left with this candleholder for $16.99… I love […]