Lots of great things come from Mexico. 1) Margaritas 2) Queso 3) Tortillas 4) La Cucaracha But there are also some great design elements that come out of Mexico as well! Yes, the Acapulco chair. These are everything. Stylish, yet comfy. They are getting lots of love, even from CB2. They just came […]
I had a very productive weekend. J was out of town, so I interpreted that as carte Blanche to work on home improvement projects. For instance, our bath was slightly bland. Clean but bland. Naturally, I decided wallpapering was the way to go. So I bought 6 rolls of removable wallpaper from spoonflower. I wanted […]
I bought this sofa at Round Top in Oct. Good bones. Good lines. Nice wood and brass. I flirted with lots of fabrics. But I have always loved blue sofas. Navy blue is a neutral in my book. So I set off looking for fabric. Trial run was nice color, wrong texture. But I found […]
Hello- Does anyone read anymore? I don’t blame you, I’m so inconsistent. How was your weekend? Ours was good. Again, we made progress. The living room is looking more habitable. I love the Round Top sofa, but I will love it more when it gets reupholstered next week. I also got a new fiddle leaf […]
Good progress on both fronts. Pavers in place. Concrete deck is ready for the pergola. Tile installed at waterline. And we finally got some furniture and decor in the house too. . I like the way the boho vibe is going. It’s almost Friday.
Because I did some manual labor. I truly truly respect and appreciate all those that work with their hands. T’is not easy. Our bathroom looks nice. But the closet was still Craptastic. Literally. It was an orange brown nightmare. So I put my big girl pants on. I went I Home Depot (my 2nd home […]
Hi! Well, I haven’t drowned in the floods of Texas. Yet. Rain for the past 5 days is no fun. I feel like I’m back in Portland. Our remodel isn’t done. Shocker. Still, some progress has been made. Wine rack installed. Made from old riddling rack. Mirror got hung over bathroom sink. They’ve set out […]
What’s a blog? Obvi I don’t know since I suck at blogging. Well, to make it up to you, here are more updates. 1. Pool is coming along quickly!!! they have set all the rebar and plumbing. I think gunite starts tomorrow. 2. Ever since the windows were installed in the kitchen, it is always […]