The Writing Desk

Sometimes I like to play with old furniture and give it a new look.  A woman in Fredericksburg had an old writing desk she wanted re-done for her home, and of course, I love up-cycling!   I took the desk home and worked on it, wanting to give it a charming, yet old appearance.  …

The Guest Room

When a child grows up and moves out of the house, there’s gonna be a spare room to play with.  I wanted to turn the extra room into a GINORMOUS walk in closet just for me.  THAT didn’t happen.  Oh well.   Then we thought about making it a library but couldn’t …

Hurricane Lamp

Well, now that the power is restored, I can finish this post!  This weekend, I was supposed to be back in my hometown, having lunch with my sister and nieces and getting ready for my high school reunion.  I cancelled the trip so I could spend time with Irene.  Not by …

Elegantly Casual …

   …or casually elegant?  A new home on the river deserves a little dressing up!  We’ve been working with Kathy and Ev on and off for a couple of years now and I got to see the home go from foundation and studs to finished and then finished!   Such a fun …

A new place for J’s Heart

Aren’t we just the luckiest gals around.  I don’t think we’ve met one person during the course of our job fun that we haven’t adored from the get.  Miss Jackie is our most recent client for whom we transformed a basement storage area in to a craft/gift basket workshop for her gift …