• Monthly Archives: July 2010

    Master Bedroom "Do"

    We did some demo over here in the master bedroom today, in preparation for the big re-do.Which, come to think of it, isn’t really a re-do.It’s more like a “do“, period. Ya see, we haven’t even really touched the room … Continue reading

    The Rusted Chain

    It’s Saturday! And to make matters even more fun- Beki, from The Rusted Chain, is giving away two $25 gift certificates to two TLC readers this weekend! So hop on over to Beki’s sweet little shop by clicking on the … Continue reading

    Reader Re-do: Sandra’s Beautiful New Loo

    Hey friend! Thought I’d mix things up and publish three posts today! I know.I’m a real wild woman. Anywho…I receieved this letter from a friendly reader the other day, and I just had to show you her radical re-do! Check … Continue reading

    I Believe She’s Amazing

    I love it when people surprise each other. I love it when people dance. I love it when people clap. I love it when people smile. I love it when people love each other… Join the journey.Recognize someone who makes … Continue reading

    Coastal-Style, Distressed Wood Flag Tutorial

    If you wondered how we made the wooden flag in our “Summer Mantel” post, today’s post is for YOU! A while back, we made some shutters out of inexpensive wood pickets from Lowes… But we didn’t end up liking the … Continue reading

    Our Summer Mantel

    Note: We’re tryin’ something new here on the Lettered Cottage blog, so be on the lookout for all the little audio players throughout this post, and click the “play” button to hear the messages I recorded for you! ————————————————————————————- Since … Continue reading

    Lettered Cottage Reader Discount at Live-Inspired.com

    Remember when I blogged about that random act of kindness that happened to me the day before yesterday? Well, the folks at Compendium (Live-Inspired.com) read my post, and the sweet comments attached to it, and were kind enough to send … Continue reading

    Random Act of Kindness- A Magical Metal Message

    (Please read the important UPDATE at the bottom of this post!) ————————————————————————————- Remember a while back when I wrote a post about Random Acts of Kindness, and the one that changed our lives a couple years ago? Well, something like … Continue reading

    Design Star & HGTV.com

    Once upon a time, I thought it would be a good idea to try out for HGTV’s hit reality show “Design Star”. I thought it might be a fun experience and that I might actually be able to keep up … Continue reading

    Sundial Charters & Sliver Island

    As long as I live, I will never forget our trip out to Sliver Island. It’s not really called “Sliver Island”…but that’s what I call it. It’s actually called Little Tybee, but because the part we explored was only about … Continue reading

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    The Lettered Cottage Magazine- Screened Inn Issue

    Hey there! I hope all is well in your neck of the world this spendid Saturday afternoon. Everything is groovy over here at TLC. Well, except for the fact that I’m still hobbling around here due to the large-and-in-charge invisible … Continue reading


    Screened Inn: Sand & Sea Bedroom

    Hola! In addition to stepping on what has to the worlds smallest glass factory, (Can you say embedded and invisible? Ouch!) I also added a few more pages to the Screened Inn e-zine today. Remember this room? When you enter … Continue reading


    "Screened Inn"- Lemonade Mermaid Bedroom

    Happy weekend friend! We got a lot of work done around here last week (still trying to play catch up), but we did get to break away for a few hours yesterday for this little guy’s 1st birthday party… (This … Continue reading


    "Screened Inn" Kitchen, Baths & Master Bedroom

    Hello Friend- and welcome to “Screened Inn”…the magazine! I’m kidding.It’s not actually a real-deal-completely-finished magazine.We just started to throw it together yesterday, for fun. But we have been working on a real, extra fancy-schmancy e-zine that we do hope to … Continue reading

    The "Lettered Love" Room at Screened Inn

    Since my heart literally skips a beat each time a new shelter mag appears in my mailbox, I decided to have some fun and display the master bedroom photos we shot at Screened Inn “magazine style” in this post. (My … Continue reading