Tag Archives: mirrors

tiles and bling in the upstairs bathroom

So I’m probably supposed to be saving all the progress for a big reveal at the end of our bathroom remodel, but I’m not good at keeping surprises. And we now have tiles gleaming in our upstairs bathroom, white subway on the walls and marble hex on the floor. I can’t stop marching up the stairs to make sure it’s all real. Mr. Manly busted his behind this past weekend working on the trim, electrical, and hanging this crystal chandelier […]


a vintage Summer mantel

Salutations!  Well, I’m at it again.  Our mantel has been feeling a little left out lately.  Yes, I’m afraid she has been somewhat over looked and maybe even a bit neglected while the rest of our living room has been getting doused in Summertime blues. She has been patiently awaiting her turn ready for the freshness of Summer to head her way.  I thought this vintage mirror in robins egg blue might just do the trick.


vintage mirrors for a dose of shabby cottage style

A vintage mirror, oh how I love a vintage mirror or two.  Nothing makes me weak in the knees quite like an old beveled mirror aged to perfection.  Can you have too many in one little cottage? Of course, I think not!  I believe I’ve heard my honey call it a mirror obsession. Yes, I’m sure.  I confess I’m swooning over vintage mirrors of all kinds … they just pull at my heart strings.  How about a cracky, shabby old […]