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Thursday, October 29th, 2009

And so quickly, too. It has been ages since I updated this blog, and I am hoping to change this bad habit. We have been so incredibly busy for months now, there is much to report. Lots of updating, acquisition and progress, though it feels like we are moving forward at a snail’s pace. In […]

Craigslist: Another Pair of Chairs

Thursday, February 19th, 2009

Damask Craigslist Chairs For months we have been looking for a pair of chairs for each of the bedrooms. We are not interested in acquiring them from discount stores, and have been pretty much limiting our search to the “aftermarket” — read: used. We acquired one pair from eBay, and three pair from Craigslist. One […]

Blue Mirrored Table

Saturday, December 6th, 2008

Llewellyn & Table in the Library We have been looking for some end tables with blue mirrored glass to go with the vintage mohair living room furniture we purchased last October. I remember when that sort of thing was plentiful enough to be picked up for relatively small sums, but those days are long gone. […]

Craigslist Chairs

Wednesday, November 12th, 2008

Craigslist Acquired Chairs We have been looking for pairs of easy chairs for placement in guest rooms. We need four pairs of chairs: they have to work in the room aesthetically, not cost a fortune, and must be comfortable. They also need to be sturdy and in decent condition. This is not such an easy […]