Thursday, January 27, 2011

[Home Decor] Snow Day and Bookcase Follow Up


Like most of the East Coast, I had a snow day yesterday.   While the Husband got to work on this (poor guy)...


I got to work on these :)
(butterscotch chip cookies, since we were out of chocolate chips and a store run wasn't going to happen)

I also finally took some pics of our Expedit Bookcase that's working double time as a sideboard/buffet. I finished putting stuff on it about a week ago, but I'm not completely satisfied. Instead of making you wait who knows how long until it's "perfect", I thought I'd just post the in progress shots.  (see my inspiration here)


The two woven bins (also from ikea) are storing all my china and a plethora of vases.... it's sooo nice those things finally have a real (and hidden) home!


Finally have a little 'gallery' of photos... our house was pretty bare of any personal touches

 

 And it wouldn't be a snow day without letting the pups out to play.  All bundled up of course.




Enjoy the weather and be careful on the roads!

8 comments:

  1. Your photos look great! I must start taking pictures in the daytime! Also think the bookcase is coming along great...love the idea of putting the vases in the bins. Perfect place for them!

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  2. Love the buffet/bookcase!! Happy baking on your snow days :)

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  3. cute decor and love your doggies!

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  4. Aww, the pups are so cute! And I love what you did with your display center. I especially like the candle in that jar with the mossy stones -- where did you get the "stones" from? I love how the green looks!

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  5. I think it looks fabulous! Wanna come style my house?!

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  6. Natasha - pictures without flash are sooo much better!... I don't even have that fancy of a camera and the quality is so different with natural light.

    MJ - Thanks!

    V - doesn't Baxter remind you of Lulu?? He's been such a fluff ball, getting groomed today... he might not want to play in the snow as long anymore which means less standing outside for us :)

    AmyK - Thanks lady!... the moss is from Pottery Barn, one of their vase fillers... they have back in stock online and instore I believe

    Grace - I'd LOVE to! I think interior design would be so fun, I wish I studied that instead of finance and acctg...

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  7. Your two doggies are the cutest things I've ever seen! I just want to grab them and give them a big hug :)

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  8. aww thanks Sara :) Penny (the boston) would lick your face and Baxter (the shih tzu) would grumble) even though he totally loves it, fickle boy :)

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