The Lettered Cottage in The Nest Magazine

Last October, the fine folks from The Nest magazine sent us an email asking if we’d be interested in having our home shot for their Winter issue. Of course we were ecstatic, but since we’re soooooo far from being done fixing up the place we were also a bit hesitant to say yes. I explained […]

Nest Shoot – Behind the Scenes

Greetings!I promised some behind-the-scenes photos of our shoot with The Nest magazine, so here they are! ———————————————————————————- The excitement all started last Tuesday. Our prop stylist (Alistair) shipped us a bunch of Fed Ex boxes full of accessories… He and his assistant Don didn’t really remove many of our own accessories, they just added some […]

Nest Shoot – Day Two & Three

Good evening! Yesterday morning my alarm went off at 6:00 a.m. and I was up and in the shower within minutes! Washing, blow drying and styling my hair is an hour and a half ordeal, and even though I knew they were sending a hair stylist, I wanted to make sure my hair was in […]

Nest Shoot – Day One

Hello! I’m happy to report that we finished our to-do lists last night around midnight and we were up in time to make ourselves look presentable (yes, I brushed) this morning too. At about 10 a.m., Alistair and Don (prop stylist extraordinaires) began sprinkling our house with all sorts of colorful, textural, patterned goodies. It […]

The Nest magazine is coming to TLC!

If you’ve noticed the accelerated pace at which Mr. LC and I have been working on projects around here lately, I need to let you know that we normally don’t work quite this fast. We’ve got some exciting news to share with you today…The Nest magazine is coming to photograph us and our house for […]