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An Inexpensive Upgrade For A Small Guest Room At The Lake

Monday, April 5th, 2010

This bed was just a mattress on a frame with no headboard, very low and not inviting.  I found this big piece of chipping iron and sprayed it with a clear coat of matte varnish to keep it from chipping any more. Then it was mounted to the View More

This bed was just a mattress on a frame with no headboard, very low and not inviting.  I found this big piece of chipping iron and sprayed it with a clear coat of matte varnish to keep it from chipping any more.
Then it was mounted to the wall.
  The bed was elevated with leg extenders.  After adding a simple dust skirt and curtain panels with matchstick shades and the room is a cozy retreat for guests.
 

A New Way To Go GREEN

Tuesday, March 30th, 2010

I love this wallpaper!  Recycled 100% real newsprint strips are hand woven on a loom then backed with paper. weitznerlimited Spring 2010 Collection-“Newsworthy” is a great unexpected alternative to grasscloth. What do you think?

I love this wallpaper!  Recycled 100% real newsprint strips are hand woven on a loom then backed with paper. weitznerlimited Spring 2010 Collection-“Newsworthy” is a great unexpected alternative to grasscloth. What do you think?

Look At What Is New At World Wide Fred??

Wednesday, March 17th, 2010

A great idea for a different kind of cake. Just bake, cut cake in half and put any type of frosting in the middle for your special cake. Well….YUM Speaking of cake…I love the presentation of these little cupcakes. This stacked cup gives new meaning to second and View More

A great idea for a different kind of cake. Just bake, cut cake in half and put any type of frosting in the middle
for your special cake. Well….YUM

Speaking of cake…I love the presentation of these little cupcakes.

This stacked cup gives new meaning to second and third cup….or does this just count for one cup of coffee?

Good- bye yellow post-its….Hello, my next little master piece idea!

All of these little goodies are courtesy of – www.worldwidefred.com

Saturday (Flea Market Day)…A Good Day to Piddle and Look for Treasures

Saturday, March 13th, 2010

NO, I didn’t get these lamps but they made me smile. I spotted a treasure- this small Bluebird platter to add to my collection


NO, I didn’t get these lamps but they made me smile.
I spotted a treasure- this small Bluebird platter to add to my collection

Aren’t These Tables GREAT Fun?

Wednesday, March 10th, 2010



There are wall decals & then there are these graphic goodies!

Monday, March 1st, 2010

What a great way to send a “subtle” message. This gorgeous wall art comes from the French Company, Harmonie-interieure. Like?? LIKE!


What a great way to send a “subtle” message. This gorgeous wall art comes from the French Company, Harmonie-interieure. Like?? LIKE!