• Fun

    A whirl wind week

    Just to catch you up…Adam and I eloped last Thursday! There are photo’s coming, so I’ll save the story until then, but it’s official, we’re hitched!  We woke up Friday morning and after sending off the sneak peeq orders, we headed over to ACL where we enjoyed amazing performances by Weezer, Wild Belle, Florence and The Machine and one of my all time fav bands, The Black Keys.  Saturday I was at the market on South Congress where I got caught in the rain and as a result, Sunday I was taken down by a cold.  Monday I set up again at the market for a rain day and still…

  • Goals

    Serious chair lust

    Let me preface the next sentence by saying that these chairs would look absurd among my current furnishings…well basically with everything I own…and that I could not possibly afford even one of them.  So here it is: If I suddenly come into some major wealth, I plan on throwing out everything I own and replacing all of my possessions with items that will match my brand new collection of chairs (because I want them ALL).  Oh, and the black walls I dream of will suddenly make sense. I saw these phenomenal Maximo Riera chairs a few months ago and was instantly smitten.  Everyone and their mother agreed with me so…

  • Fun

    Every library needs a vintage chesterfield…or do they?

    Leather Chesterfields are basically the epitome of library furniture.  However, have you ever sat on one?  The backs are not very conducive to lounging and reading…not squishy enough for me.  And the pretty dusty, really beat up ones…they shed…that dusty old leather ends up all over you.  Bleh. But the glossier versions look a bit shall we say, under distressed for my taste. I also am not into the Pottery Barns idea of distressed, I like my distress to come from wear, not warehouses. **This by the way, is a dream decorating scenario…in reality, my current library will house the two chairs and drop table that are currently on my…