Thrift Store Ottoman Update

If you have followed my blog lately you know that I have spent the summer in New Orleans at my mom’s house (where I am always put to work.) Over the last few weeks we have worked on some updates to her long narrow living room. (You can read the details of the plan HERE.)  […]

Tulip Chair Re-Upholstery

I have been DIY ing away these last few weeks and have gotten a lot accomplished. The desk chair upholstery for the “Man cave” has been checked off the list and I am loving the results. The style of the chair is mid-century so I tried to be true to the original design (and respect […]

Happy Chairs

Every year for the past few years my mom and I, along with any sisters or friends who wanted to tag along, have made a trip to Atlanta for the annual Country Living Fair. This event always falls at the end of October which also happens to be my birthday so that makes the trip […]

Another Chair Makeover

I hope your not tired of seeing my chair makeovers yet. I really have a thing for chairs. Maybe its because I can lift them by myself, or that the task of updating them is not as daunting as a sofa, or maybe I just have a problem. I’m not sure, but I love to […]

Footstool Update

Not too long ago I made my Pottery Barn Brooks chair a new slipcover with a fabric on clearance years ago  for about $5 yard. I had just been waiting for the right project to come along and decided it would work great in the new living room.  Well now the chair has gotten a […]