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This Lil’ ‘Lady’ in RED

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

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Old step tables that are dancing once again!

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!

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A piece that feels like home to me

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

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Jitterbug Washstand

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

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Where to hide in a farmhouse? In a drum table of course!

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!

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I got everything I need, nothing that I don’t

My 43rd birthday recently passed by, and although I certainly didn’t need, want or expect any gifts — as always my Mom asked me “What would you like for your birthday?”… and as always my response was “Absolutely nothing Mom, I got everything I need, nothing that I don’t.” AND… as always my Mom got… Continue reading I got everything I need, nothing that I don’t

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A table n’ chair for your love & dreams

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

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A charming dresser, for the most charming girl!

In the early morning of February 18, 2002, I was beyond charmed by the birth of our daughter ~ Jennifer Faye Fossay. When my husband Bryan said “It’s a GIRL!”, my response was – “WHAT?! Are you sure?! It can’t be!”, as I was most certain that I would have 2 boys… however my certainties were… Continue reading A charming dresser, for the most charming girl!

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A parlour table for EVERY class of home!

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!

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A step up for this lil’ step table

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