Monthly Archives: September 2011

Antique Sofa

I  forever have wanted an antique sofa.  A  unique sofa, something long with one cushion, great legs and great wood work with beautiful curves.  I finally found my sofa at one of my  favorite antique shops. As you can see … Continue reading

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I promise I will try to finish you this weekend… I promise>>> Right after soccer practice… See you this weekend! from Chic Home & Antiques

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Got Character?

What has character?  May I ask what do you have that has character?  Is it a piece of furniture? Is it a piece of clothing?  What sets something apart from something or someone? I was asked to locate a piece … Continue reading

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Surfs Up Mid-Century Style

In keeping with the theme of Mid-Century this week I came across this incredible teak surf board coffee table.  I quickly phoned my husband to check the dimensions for his (well decorated) man cave area to see if this 81″ … Continue reading

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Sexy Retro

RETRO seems to be coming back in a very sexy way.  This past year retro has certainly sparked my interest.  It had not been something that I had specifically shopped for but, I was up for the challenge for this … Continue reading

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Weekend Plans?

What are you doing this weekend?   Will there be any shopping involved?  Will you break out of your department store shopping?  Why not for a change, check out what an antique shop has to offer.  You will discover and … Continue reading

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Lovely French Blue

Weekend warrior -I was on this past gorgeous weekend. Sometimes I just can’t stop until it is all done.  One of the projects that I was anxious to complete this weekend was a French bureau that I had purchased from … Continue reading

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Weekend Score

I am so excited to share with you my weekend find of the month! I have been on a mission now to find the perfect coffee table to fit in my very large long  living room.  I wanted something with … Continue reading

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Tufted Headboard

I decided it was once again time for a change. Out went the old wrought iron headboard in came the new tufted headboard.   I scoured my Veranda, House Beautiful, Restoration Hardware and Pottery Barn magazines just to get some … Continue reading

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Did you ever wonder how many  voyages, destinations and places an old trunk may have traveled.  Think of the stories an old trunk could have.  This past year I had the opportunity to refinish some old trunks and bring them … Continue reading

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