Client Spotlight – Inspired Nurseries

Boy's Nursery

Here’s just a few nurseries I’ve done cornices for lately. This first one belongs to Ginnie, who contacted me for a cornice to finish off her funky nursery. I love that Ginnie wasn’t afraid to use a little color in her space and really go for a fun, inspired space.  Thank you, Ginnie!  It was a pleasure working with you!

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Client Spotlight – Melissa Lane Interiors

Pink and Green Girl's Room I really am blessed to get to work with some amazing designers through my Etsy Shop, Simply Salvage. Take this pink and green girl’s room designed by Melissa of Melissa Lane Interiors for example.  I LOVE stripes, the mix of mondern and vintage pieces, and the fun patterns on all of the fabrics she used around the room.   What a fabulous space! Continue reading



Modern Vintage Chandelier

Modern Vintage Chandelier

I love anything with a modern vintage feel, and I think this chandy fits the bill. It’s pretty simple, a black wire outside with a single white glass textured globe on the inside, but I love it. I found this little gem for $60 on our Valentine’s Day getaway to the Georgia mountains. (Yes I drag my sweet husband flea market shopping every time we travel)….keep on reading for the before and after shots, and how we transformed this vintage swag light into a funky chandelier.
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Yellow, Grey, and White Bathroom – Rugs

Yellow Gray White BathroomWell..there’s a makeover brewing for our master bathroom.  We’ve decided on a yellow, grey and white color palette.   I’ve been inspired recently by other bloggers, also taking on this color combo in their homes.  Today – I’m in the hunt for a yellow rug to fit into my yellow, gray and white bathroom.  Here’s some of my favorites.  Let me know which ones you like!

 

 

 

 

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Simply Salvage in House of Fifty

Simply Salvage Lindsey Hamlin SmithHouse of Fifty is a blog, and publication featuring inspired spaces.  This publication ins’t afraid of a little color!  Thanks to the inspired room design by Kiki’s List, my Beaded Heaven chandelier and my shop get a moment in the lime light.  Take a minute to flip through the pages online, or visit the House of Fifty Blog for more inspired spaces!

 

 

 

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DIY Serena & Lily Malibu Chandelier Tutorial

DIY Malibu Chandelier Tutorial BlogHave you been eying Serena & Lily’s Malibu Chandelier for your home? It is such a natural, simple colored piece. It is the different textures that really give it a great shabby chic, beachy type feel. At almost $900 it is a pretty serious lighting investment. But you can make it at home for 1/5 of that price, with premium materials, in whatever size and configuration you need. Here’s the full tutorial:
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Chevron and Fabulous

 

Chevron Fabrics It’s no secret I love Chevron, it is such a popular print, and comes in so many modern color combinations. It can be used in so many ways…around the home, and on clothing and accessories. My Craft Spotlight has a fabulous collection of DIY Chevron Projects – 30 to be exact. :) So hop on over and check them out. Here’s a few of my favorites.

 

 

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Valentine’s Mantel

DIY Valentine's Mantle

DIY Valentine’s Mantle

I’m excited to have my very first Mantel Display to share with you. Yes, I have a fireplace in my home, but Mr. Salvage won out having it as the resting place for his flat screen TV, so this bar buffet cart in my dining room will have to do for my decor mantle for now :) Almost all of the decorations were DIY, and over the last week or so I’ve shown you the tutorials for them. Here’s the pulled together look, just in time for February and Valentine’s Day :)

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