Friday, May 29, 2009

for my hubby...

"To make the right choices in life, you have to get in touch with your soul. To do this, you need to experience solitude, which most people are afraid of, because in the silence you hear the truth and know the solutions." -Deepak Chopra

I hope you can find some time for quiet reflection.

Decorating Inspiration




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First photo is a curtain idea for the front windows in the living room. Last three are samples of green hues I like for the family room.

Wednesday, May 27, 2009

Dress Pattern Tea Lights

The latest entry in my collection of decoupaged tea lights. I used vintage dress pattern to cover these. I think they turned out pretty good!

$15.00 for a set of 4

Thursday, May 14, 2009

Bookshelves, etc.









I need to redo my family room and want/need to add shelving. Some ideas I'm considering.

Wednesday, May 13, 2009

The Perfect Room



I LOVE this room. If I could marry it, I would. The colors, the comfort, the bookshelves, the gorgeous windows... oooh, I think I just drooled a bit.

Friday, May 8, 2009

Dictionary Tea Lights


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Originally uploaded by CarolinaCottage
Brought to you by the letter M...

I really enjoy making these - it's fun to flip through the old books looking for cool images. This book is really fragile and the pages brittle. I kept tearing the paper, especially when removing some of the back. I decided to sell them anyway, because the images are really cool.

What letter shall I do next?