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Wallpaper in the Woodland Room

Thursday, February 25th, 2010

The Woodland room, aka Amy’s room or the Pink room is finished too, in terms of wallpaper. I won’t rave about Dave here, since I did that in the last post. Instead I will show you some pictures. I will say that I love this wallpaper very, very much. This is the Woodland Room with […]

Enough Wallpaper is Good News

Wednesday, February 17th, 2010

A simple post for now to report the best news ever — there is definitely enough wallpaper for each of the two rooms. The frieze in the Woodland room will be just enough paper, however, because it has an 18″ or so repeat there is little wiggle room for actual placement. Ultimately we may find […]

Picture Frames

Thursday, October 23rd, 2008

Picture Frames Yesterday we headed to the Rochester area to buy some frames. There are a couple of odd-sized items we need to get custom framed (a vintage WWII poster and an 1980s poster from the NY Public Library) but mostly we are trying to save money by doing it ourselves. We ended up in […]

Furnishing a (Mostly) Empty Victorian House

Monday, July 7th, 2008

There was a time in my life when I would hit every yard/garage sale, auction, rummage sale on any given weekend. I don’t remember a time when I wasn’t fascinated with old things and have never felt limited by a certain era: Victoriana, what is now called “mid-century,” and so on all have design appeal […]