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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 […]

Craigslist Score

Tuesday, January 27th, 2009

Victorian Chair Sunday morning I looked at Craigslist furniture-by-owner listings. Force of habit, really. I am not seriously looking for anything other than a matched set of two chairs suitable for a guest room and keeping my options open for storage possibilities for the office. Craigslist leisure browsing really. I do secretly dream of finding […]

Book Suggestion

Tuesday, January 13th, 2009

The World on Sunday My in-laws — Llewellyn’s sister and her husband — gave us one of the best Christmas gifts ever! I can’t stop looking at it. Not only does it make a fabulous coffee table book, if you have that inclination, but it is beautifully printed, colorful, interesting and informative — and often […]

Dressing Lena Curtiss

Wednesday, November 19th, 2008

Victorian Petticoat modeled by Lena Curtiss In one of our guestrooms is an Eastlake dresser with marble accents. We bought it a few months ago at a local antique mall, and were delighted to view the same piece a couple of weeks later in the Glenn Curtiss Museum in Hammondsport. The piece was on exhibit […]