Category Archives: Antiques

One Kings Lane Home Decor Resource

Home furnishings and home decor bring  function and beauty to a space, but is that always the point?  Sometimes in the decorative discovery phase of design and decorating we stumble upon a particular piece that catches the eye, and perhaps … Continue reading

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An Admired Treasure Comes Forth From The Myrtles Plantation Mystery Tour

The door has opened on Part III of  The Myrtles Plantation Mystery Tour : Inspiration, History and Mystery.  The final portion of our story involves history, haunts and Houston.   Here we go! The furnishings inside The Myrtles Plantation include … Continue reading

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Tour de Mystery: The Myrtles Mystery Tour

Moving on to the second part of our The Myrtles: Inspiration, History and Mystery adventure, we pick up with our party of three filling the afternoon hours taking in local points of interest while counting down the time to The … Continue reading

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Foyer Thinking: Foyer Decor and Design

Talk of and moodboard creations for entryway and foyer decor and design has got me Foyer Thinking.  You know what they say about first impressions.  A stylish and stunning  foyer is guaranteed to make a fabulous and lasting first impression. What … Continue reading

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Treasures,Trinkets and Trash: Flea Market and Antiques Shopping

Flea market and antiques shopping is all the rage, and why not?  Discovering fabulous finds from yesteryear or the quintessential pièce de résistance races the heart and feeds the soul of a true treasure hunter. via There are many flea … Continue reading

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Industrial Style Decor

You hear it everywhere from home decor television shows to client consultations.  The phrase “pop of color”  is rooted in the lexicon of interior design and interior decorating.  Not all color palettes necessarily reflect the broad brush stroke of what … Continue reading

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My Roots Are Showing

I’ve been told three times this week my roots are showing.  A homemade drain cleaner, a bottle of Clairol, and a lifetime of wisdom put things in check. Here’s a glimpse into my roots are showing world. Your roots of … Continue reading

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St. Patrick’s Day Decorating With Green

Decorating with green beautifully creates lush and lavish interiors. It is a classic color that evokes the splendor of the outdoors, four leaf clovers, St. Patrick’s Day, and the essential recipe for spring. The shades vary, but the beauty delivered from decorating … Continue reading

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A Notch Above: A Corbel DIY Home Project

A recent trending Twitter chat topic brought much attention to the subject of dining room trends for 2013.  On trend for 2013 is the double the light, double the look and the mix and mingle of dining room chairs, banquettes, … Continue reading

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New Year, New Trends: Projected Design and Home Decor Trends of 2013

My decorative and design energy is fired up for the New Year.  I’ve spent the last few days checking things out fresh and new for 2013 aka  the design and home decor trends of 2013.  As we all know,  fresh and … Continue reading

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