My favourite altered mirror, with the half of the gorgeous Fornasetti face on my wall.the shuttered doors looking into the kitchen. There I hung up my Florida pink flamingo mirror………… and some polka dot curtains..
On top of the first bookshelves, I affixed a scrappy old wood shelf, and the old window from the old house, and added some vintage bitz and pieces. I painted the ordinary glass vases shabby white, and made modpodged a lovely full moon which is peeking behind the old window..
This bookshelf is in my minute living room. I shabbied up an dark wood set of shelves, polka dot gift paper mod podged to the back of the shelf, some family pix and an old frame and wooden carved boat scene, both shabbily painted..
yes, I had my first grandchild … a beautiful baby girl in February ……….. frilly love…
…. and crafts like colouring a glass jar with modpodge and food colouring, sticking a $store plastic figurine on the lid of a container (in this case a face cream glass jar from Costco) and spray painting it… cute kitschy … Continue reading
I bought this chalkware set of moon clown bookends sometime in the late 70’s, from Courage My Love, a quaint little antique store that I believe is still doing business in the ecclectic Kensginton Market area in TO…. just because … Continue reading
Last year I had a hip replacement and was away from my house for 3 weeks or so. My 2 youngest sons, in their early 20’s and both uni students, had the run of the house. The only thing that … Continue reading
In the late 90’s, I decorated an old set of wood filing drawers that I saw by the curbside and built up a real sweat struggling to get it into my aerostar van. Back then I was obsessed crazy about … Continue reading