Monthly Archives: June 2010

I’m Melting!

I’m melting, melting. Oh what a world, what a world! We spent last summer renovating but actually lived in a completely brand new apartment. Of course the apartment had air conditioning. Sanding spackle in the bedroom left droplets of sweat … Continue reading

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Collect This!

Do you have plans for tonight?? You do now!!  The Grand Opening of the 239 Collective Space is tonight and you should totally be there! The new exhibit, Collect This! is opening tonight too. With Glocally Newark & Hell’s Kitchen … Continue reading

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White on White

While redoing the downstairs is far far away on the TO DO list, I’m dreaming of light & bright. The blue, red, yellow & green fun-house just isn’t doing it for me. How lovely are these?? I think this one … Continue reading

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I <3 Mermaids

Saturday, I went over to Coney Island for the Mermaid Parade. It’s one of my favorite things to do but haven’t been in six years. It was a gorgeous, almost hot, summer day. For those not in the know, the … Continue reading

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How To: Diamond Tufted Headboard, Part 3

In Part 1, I showed you how I turned this – into this – In Part 2, I made the inset panel – Punched out the holes for the buttons – And covered it with batting – Now onto the … Continue reading

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The New Medallion

I posted our closet after photos before the closet was completely done. It’s basically done but the light fixture an shoe organizer left a lot to be desired. You can see the peek at our hanging single bulb in this … Continue reading

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That’s IKEA??

Scrolling through my reader, I saw that IKEA is going for a brand new look for their new catalogue. Check it out! {my favorite set from the whole shoot!} {In my imagination, this was shot backstage of a vaudevillian burlesque show. A … Continue reading

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