Quaint is a small wooden cottage filled with snuggly nooks a tablecloth your grandma sewed dusty, well-loved books. Quaint is a candlelit dinner quilts on a canopy bed an arch of blooming roses high above your head. Quaint is charming, old-fashioned an echo of days gone by. Modern life is convenient but Quaint should never… Continue reading Quaint Country Cottage End Tables
Although I do love my perennial garden, and I enjoy annuals in the years I find the time and $ to put some in… my favourite flowers are wildflowers. ❤ You see, wildflowers don’t have to be planted precisely and in the right type of soil, they’re not delicate — very robust rather, they’re not… Continue reading Country chic character and sweet imperfections
Who doesn’t like a night of painting the town RED?! Everyone needs to live it up, party a lil’, have a ball, go out for a wild and fun time every now and then! Life is too short n’ sweet not to! When I came across this dainty lil’ parlour table, I knew that even… Continue reading This Lil’ ‘Lady’ in RED
When I came across this pair of step tables, although they looked as if they’d lost all their step, I knew that if I spent a little time with them, I could most certainly get them dancing once again! ❤ Get this… I was a two-step and line-dance instructor for a short time MANY years… Continue reading Old step tables that are dancing once again!
Many pieces I come across make my heart beat fast, and feel like home to me. This charming rustic drop leaf table was most certainly one of them! ❤ Combined with an abundance of rustic charm and versatility, this dainty table would work well in any space — including a small space with the option to… Continue reading A piece that feels like home to me
What brings out the Jitterbug Dance in you?! Well for me, it’s antique finds like this charming washstand that bring out my most preeminent dance moves! ❤ ‘Washstands’ are predecessors of the modern bathroom wash basin, or sink. In its 18th century form, the washstand was called a ‘basin stand’ or ‘basin frame’, and is still… Continue reading Jitterbug Washstand
Isn’t it funny how some memories (no matter how silly), always stick with you and always make you smile?! 🙂 I’m the lil’ sista to 2 big brotha’s, and OH do I have a lot of memories from growing up with them! Although there was many times I thought I might die — I also… Continue reading Where to hide in a farmhouse? In a drum table of course!
I found this adorable vintage table n’ chair set online, and I just had to have it! Although years back this set would have been used as a ‘telephone table’, today it can be used as a versatile and most-charming decor accent in any home! And let’s face it — not many still have a… Continue reading A table n’ chair for your love & dreams
In the 18th and 19th century, achievement of a parlour room (where one might furnish a parlour table), was a marker of social status—evidence that you had risen above the majority who lived in one or two rooms. As the parlour was the room in which the larger world encountered the private sphere of middle… Continue reading A parlour table for EVERY class of home!
Step tables! Who didn’t have one in their home in the 70’s / 80’s?! Well I certainly did, and I’m charmed to bring at least one back into our home! AND if you’re also feeling charmed by these winsome lil’ pieces — I’d LOVE to bring them back into your home too! ❤ If I haven’t told you already,… Continue reading A step up for this lil’ step table