Painted Brick Fireplace

This my friends, is a story of a makeover. A makeover that happened twice. Well, 2-1/2 times. You’ll see what I mean. I am in love with this painted brick fireplace. It has contrast and texture and simplicity. But it took a bit of work to get here… First, don’t be alarmed by the giant […]

Before and After: Fireplace Vignette

Remember this little guy? Well, he’s found his home. Here was the mantel shortly after we finished it. This was alright. Pretty simple, but not really doing it for me. Time to get a more layered eclectic look. So… Ta-da! See the little greyhound working hard holding up our family albums and books? Going up […]

C’mere little doggie!

As soon as I laid eyes on this handsome devil, I knew he was coming home with me. Can you believe he was $13 at Homesense? Yes, thirteen. His little bandana collar is killing me. The only thing that could be better… is if there were two! You knew I couldn’t leave his partner behind. […]

Living Room Fireplace Makeover

Hallelujah! The Living Room Fireplace MakeoverĀ is complete! You may remember some of the work we’ve been up to in recent weeks. I’m so pleased to add that we couldn’t be happier with the results. It’s surprising what you can accomplish with a little imagination, and a lot of good old fashioned DIY handy-work. Here is […]