Floral Patterned Sofas

Floral Patterned Sofa

So in the days before I got the keys to Gather I was on one of my many morning thrifting trips when I saw this couch. I knew I wanted some big, bold florals in the space but was planning on creating some wallpaper and putting it behind the bar/cubicle areas. However, I thought this couch might . . .

Twin Poster Bed

Black Twin Poster Beds

My daughter has been sleeping in one of those cribs that converts into a toddler bed. It has worked well for us but she is definitely outgrowing it. Her room is like the final frontier in regards to decorating in our house and could really benefit from some sprucing up. I've been on the hunt . . .

Thrift Store Finds

thrift scores

A couple of recent thrift scores: Modern stool, bust and bottle all under $10. Same goes for the gorgeous fabric. I get asked a lot how I find such great things, I think you really have to just enjoy the thrill of the hunt. Sort of meandering around until you spot that one thing. I go often, a . . .

Stabler-Leadbeater Museum, Alexandria, VA

In my husband’s family lineage is an apothecary in old town Alexandria, VA that his Great, Great, Great, Great Grandfather owned that was later sold to the city and made into a museum. Recently we were in the area for a friend’s wedding and stopped into the museum. What a treasure to find and . . .