• Living Room Decorating

    I haven’t spent too much time decorating our living room yet because we hope to be doing some construction projects in there later this year. That said, the house was extra quiet this morning (Kevin had a date with his … Continue reading

    The Lettered Cottage Living Room Decor

    Cottage Style Stuff

    It’s been a shuffle-y couple of months around here, but now that the wall paint is dry, we’ve started putting things back into place. There’s still a fireplace to paint (Simply White), and tile to (temporarily) cover up… …but things … Continue reading

    Lettered Cottage Style Kitchen Sugarboo Art

    Nautical Theme Kids Room

    I’m helping my best friend put some finishing touches her son’s nautical-themed big boy bedroom right now, and gosh am I having fun scouring the internet for inspiration! Check out these photos I found: (Sources clockwise from top left: unknown, … Continue reading


    830 Miles From Home

    Today is Kev’s last day at the studio here in Canton, and it’s snowing! #ILoveSnow The song is coming together beautifully, and we’re feeling very blessed to be here together. I’ve been sticking pretty close to the studio while he’s … Continue reading


    The Lettered Living Room

    Every time I pass one of those great big pre-assembled doll house kits at Hobby Lobby I think about how wild it is that (insert ever-changing mortgage company name here) gave us a great big pre-assembled grown-up house to play … Continue reading


    Lettered Cottage- Entertainment Unit Accessories

    It all started when my friend Rhoda gave me this great big, old sailboat for me ( she got for $2.00!) about a week ago. I brought it in the house, when I got back from our Endless Yard Sale … Continue reading

    Accessories for bookcases = $170, Finding your Enthusiasm = PRICELESS

    Hi gang! I‘ve been a busy little bee this week…lots of exciting news to share in the next few days and again next week. I’ll be back later today with some updated photos of the entertainment unit in our Living … Continue reading

    White Flower Farmhouse

    I received a package on my doorstep yesterday from White Flower Farmhouse.The first day I stumbled upon their website, the words “Simple Country Style” on their front page immediately made me feel at home… Inside my package, were the vintage … Continue reading

    Lettered Cottage- Coffee Table

    The first time I saw this coffee table in a Pottery Barn magazine, it was love at first sight. But priced at $599, I knew I had better start looking for something comparable (but priced waaay lower) at the local … Continue reading

    "Olive" on Etsy

    Her name is Fallon. Like “Allen” but with an “F”. And if you think her name is cool, just wait til you see her work! Have a looksie… I LOVE this pillow! The “Antique Shop” pillow coordinates beautifully with Fallon’s … Continue reading

    Drop Cloth Drape Update & a trip to TJ Maxx

    I fiiiiinally got around to purchasing some ring clips for the curtain rod in our Dining Room.Now I need to order the shell trim I’m going to edge the drapes with. Don’t you just wish everything could just be done … Continue reading


    I’m pumped to announce the latest Lettered Cottage shop creation- the Shellbox! These “works of heart” are created by my Mom , Jude, and this is how she describes them- Shellboxes are available in three finishes. Honey maple, distressed black, … Continue reading

    Dropcloth Drapes

    I finally figured out how to get 96″ tall curtains, that look like the ones from Pottery Barn in the photo above, for less than $10.00 a panel. Use canvas painters dropcloths! I got mine at Lowes, and I LOVE … Continue reading

    French Plates, Burlap Chalkboard Tags, Photography and a Coffee Sack

    Thanks so much to all of those who left comments for my hubby on his Guest Post! Even though it was rainy and dark here this past weekend, I saw sunshine on his face, several times, while he sat in … Continue reading

    Mercury Glass Candlesticks- Part Two

    Remember a while back when I blogged about the Mercury Glass Candlesticks I bought at TJ Maxx? Well, one of my readers actually found the two matching ones I needed! I sent her payment, (she got them on clearance at … Continue reading