The Lettered Cottage Interior Design Blogs | Decorating Blogs | Cottage Style Fri, 18 Apr 2014 16:23:19 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Southern Makers Fri, 18 Apr 2014 12:07:41 +0000 Attention fellow Alabamians! I wanted to let you know about an event coming up at the Union Station train shed in Montgomery on May 3rd. It’s called Southern Makers, and it’s one-day festival that brings together artists, chefs, farmers, brewers, architects … Continue reading ]]> 10 Adoption Update – A Better Line Wed, 16 Apr 2014 12:41:44 +0000 It was right around noon on Monday when our caseworker’s call came in. I was out and about, running errands in the rain at the time. “Is Kevin with you?” Meredith delicately said, ”this is going to be a kind of … Continue reading ]]> 104 Kitchen Makeover: Backsplash Tile Mon, 14 Apr 2014 12:08:36 +0000 “Electricity is really just organized lightning.” ―G. Carlin *** There’s no turning back now! The old backsplash is gone, and the countertops on each side of the stove are coming out on Wednesday. The new backsplash will go in sometime … Continue reading ]]> 29 Kitchen Makeover Fri, 11 Apr 2014 14:26:09 +0000 Remember that Rosemary Gallery paint I mixed up in my last post about the kitchen? Wellllllll, some exciting things have happened since I published that post, and in a nutshell, it looks like we’ll be able to start swapping some things … Continue reading ]]> 42 Adoption Update – Referral Page Wed, 09 Apr 2014 15:21:43 +0000 “She woke each morning with a glow of hope, not because a new dream had been born, but knowing the one she carried inside her heart would last.” -Jodi Hills *** They came bearing desserts, y’all. They swooshed right into … Continue reading ]]> 70 Southern Style Before and After Photos Mon, 07 Apr 2014 12:35:58 +0000 Hi and happy Monday! I had several folks ask if I would post some pictures of the house I blogged about last week when Ashley finished renovating it (and before she sold it), so I thought I’d post those today. … Continue reading ]]> 20 Southern Style House Tour (Part 3) Fri, 04 Apr 2014 13:21:22 +0000 Hi and happy Friday! We’re heading upstairs at the house on Felder Avenue today! When you get to the top of those steps, you’ll find three bedrooms, 2 large bathrooms, and a cozy den. Here’s a peek into the bathroom… … Continue reading ]]> 44 Southern Style House Tour (Part 2) Wed, 02 Apr 2014 14:28:14 +0000 Hi! Ready to keep walking through this old house? Before we wander down that hallway, I did want to mention that my friend Ashley is responsible for renovating this house, but it actually looked a lot different when she lived here. The … Continue reading ]]> 29 Southern Style House Tour (Part 1) Mon, 31 Mar 2014 13:25:38 +0000 The t-shirts are here! The t-shirts are here! UPS delivered them all on Saturday, so this week will be filled with lots of printing and packaging and shipping! If you placed an order, be on the lookout for it to … Continue reading ]]> 36 Kids Room Carpet Squares by Flor Fri, 28 Mar 2014 15:54:36 +0000 We started pulling things into Sweet P’s room this week, and y’all, we are having so much FUN with this space!! I’ve never decorated a kids room from top to bottom like this, so forgive me if I obsess about each … Continue reading ]]> 63