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Step by Step

I have recently had a few inquires on the step by step process for re-grouting a fireplace. Here you go! Supplies needed which  can be found in your local hardware store in the tile section. I frequent Lowes.  As always … Continue reading

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Good-bye To A Good Friend

Today I said good-bye to a good friend and owner of Acushnet River Antiques. Carl Thatcher passed away on Fourth of July. His warm smile and charming personality will be greatly missed as he would greet everyone who entered Acushnet … Continue reading

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4th of July!

Could not resist capturing a photo of this classic old wooden boat on a weekend adventure spent on Martha’s Vineyard. The essence of classic all American. Happy 4th of July as two Black Dog Flags wave behind me. A little … Continue reading

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Little Black Nightstand

My son’s little black nightstand has now been completed as well and I think he is happy too! From a simple little night stand which I found out my father had used  as a little boy and came from my … Continue reading

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Asian Secret

I recently had a wonderful opportunity to recreate a few pieces of furniture that were not neccessarily old but the owner was moving into a new home and wanted to keep the exsisting pieces but, wanted to create a new … Continue reading

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Rush Before Summer!

Why do I always get in way over my head with too many projects?? My kids  have unfortunately or maybe fortunately  caught the “let’s renovate our room” bug from their mother and I have to pay the price. Ugh! Ok let’s … Continue reading

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Mirror Mirror On The Wall

Mirror mirror on the wall….. I see vintage chrome, metal and wood. Another one of my  favorite discoveries from a weekend of consignment and antique shopping. A vintage Nutone mirror in fantastic condition. A pair no less found on the … Continue reading

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Drop Dead Gorgeous!

Drop dead gorgeous is what I said about this amazing gorgeous antique crystal chandelier I picked up this weekend in the basement of a consignment shop.She was waiting on the floor just beckoning to be picked up by someone. It … Continue reading

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Antique Trunk

Another great antique trunk listed at Chic Home & Antiques. This one left with more rustic charm would make a great coffee table. It’s flat top,  wood trim and iron hardware has aged wonderfully. There is no comparison to something … Continue reading

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Happy Sunday

It’s happy Sunday one because we turned the clocks back last night and two because I have completed my project that was originally my first project of the year. Oh well better late than never. Remember my tired and dated … Continue reading

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