Posts Tagged ‘best of the blogosphere’

BOTB 9.25.11

Sunday, September 25th, 2011

Good day, all, how’s your fall?  This morning, Rhoda and I off to the Antique Faire (with a chance of rain, yikes) so we’ll see how far we get.  We’re also working on two mantels this afternoon!  Meanwhile, let’s take a peek at more inspiring projects from this week.

There’s a lovely dining room over at From the Right Bank you won’t want to miss, I am especially smitten with that Barbara Barry chandy and those coffered ceilings.

from the right bank dining room


Cassie makes the case for painting a brick fireplace over at Hi Sugarplum, and isn’t that black and gold mirror a fabulous accent?

hi sugarplum brick makeover


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BOTB 9.18.11

Sunday, September 18th, 2011

Greetings all, so happy to be featuring some very inspirational posts and projects today!  I took a chance when I started this ‘Best of the Blogosphere’ series many months ago, and I have to say looking back I’m so glad I did.  There is so much ingenuity and creativity out there that and I love sharing my finds with you.  Again this week I teamed up with Amanda, and together we bring you our favorite picks, enjoy!

You can combine both rustic and glam by mimicking this look in your bedroom with this gold stenciled plank headboard by Simply Sjostedt  (via Creature Comforts). 

simply sjostedt stencil plank headboard


Considering white marble for your kitchen countertops? Read this perspective on why you might invest in marble (and get the different definitions too) at Cote de Texas.

white marble for kitchen cote de texas


We all love a great IKEA hack and here’s another twist on the Rast dresser, this bedside table has a custom base and stained wood top over at A Charming Nest

rast dresser hack


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