Accent Chairs

One of our favorite decorating “go-to’s” is using an accent chair to liven up a space. They work great in guest rooms, in an underutilized corner, or together with a floor lamp as a small reading nook. The best thing is that accent chairs work both indoors and outdoors! Since it is the time of…read more

Country Living Fair Rhinebeck NY 2014

This past Sunday we visited the Country Living Magazine Fair in Rhinebeck, New York. We looove flea markets and fairs, so when we heard that Country Living Magazine {one of our very favorite magazines} was having a fair we knew we definitely wanted to go. We even closed down our store for one day so…read more

Decoupage Images onto Painted Furniture

I’ve received a lot of questions about how I finished this particular piece of furniture by decoupaging images onto the drawers. Here are some before and after pictures and a step by step explanation of how I did it. Firstly, I have to say that I was inspired to do it when I saw Annie…read more

How to remove old paint from Furniture Hardware

Do you know how easy it is to remove old paint from furniture hardware? I’m not a big fan of painting over furniture hardware in the first place. Sometimes we get pieces of furniture where the hardware has been painted with latex paint and I don’t think it is very attractive.  The hardware is the…read more

The Lexington Green and Artissimo Blue French Provincial Dresser

Towards the end of 2013, we had the privilege of supplying a lovely couple from NYC with a few pieces of painted furniture. They just moved into a gorgeous apartment on the Upper West Side and happen to find our Etsy Shop, when looking for furniture online. Well, after providing them with a changing table…read more