• Monthly Archives: June 2009

    Lettered Cottage- Guest Bathroom Accessories (Part 1)

    I’ve started to pull together some accessories that may, or may not, make it into the Guest Bathroom. I love the shape of this piece… …and the frame really speaks to me too. I’m thinking I can “re-do” the middle … Continue reading

    Lettered Cottage – Guest Bathroom BEFORE

    Alright, here it is. Be prepared to shudder in your seat. We haven’t done anything to this room since we bought the place a year and a half ago. To the right, when you walk through the door, is a … Continue reading

    Design a Bathroom Around This

    Have you ever seen that Kohler commercial that says “Design a house around this”? If not, here it is: Well, the sentiment “Design a room around this” sprang to mind when I saw this old, metal toothbrush holder at a … Continue reading

    Quote of the Day- "Home is the Wallpaper"

    “Home is the wallpaper above the bed.. the family dinner table… the church bells in the morning… the bruised shins of the playground… the small fears that come with dusk… the streets and squares and monuments and shops that constitute … Continue reading

    Favorite Bathroom Photos

    Thank you to everyone who sent me their favorite bathroom photos. My inbox was flooded! You guys rule. Here are some of my absolute favorites… Make a Smilebox slideshow

    Lettered Cottage Art- Quoteboxes

    Just a quick post to let you know that I’ve posted a couple of my Rustic Quoteboxes for sale on our Lettered Cottage Art blog. They are one-of-a-kind pieces, handcrafted by yours truly, and I don’t plan to make any … Continue reading

    Awesome Idea Alert- The Project Girl

    Click on the photos in my “Awesome Alerts” to learn more about the things and ideas featured!

    Awesome Item Alert- Marley & Lockyer

    Awesome Blog Alert- Perfect Sentiment

    Lettered Cottage Guest Bathroom Challenge

    Mr. LC’s birthday is coming up (June 28…he’s turning 35 too!), and since he said he doesn’t want any gifts, I’ve decided to do a low-cost, room re-do for him instead. The room I’ve chosen to re-do is a room … Continue reading

    Savannah, Georgia – Spring 2009

    Our first fun stop on the trip was Savannah, Georgia. We didn’t plan on visiting Savannah, but we were pretty hungry at the time we were driving by it, so we had Mr. Garmin route us to “Cafe Ambrosia”. It’s … Continue reading

    HGTV Green Home Photos

    I’m still reeling from our serendipitous trip to the 2008 Green Home on Friday. I almost feels like a dream. (Mom- did I really get to see it in person?) It’s currently up for sale, and the asking price is … Continue reading

    2008 Green Home Video Tour

    I’m back!

    Hello! I had a wonderful time in Savannah, Charleston, Wilmington and Jacksonville.I took so many photos, and an entire video tape full of footage. One of the unexpected highlights of the trip was when we came upon a billboard that … Continue reading

    Lettered Cottage – Guest Bedroom Reveal

    After lots of sweat equity, our guest bedroom is finally ready for it’s close up! Here’s the breakdown… – I used a very fine, netted drape on each side of the windows in the room. I wanted to created a … Continue reading