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Out With the Old, In With the New

So, I’ve been heads down this week wrapping up a few graphic design projects for clients as well as working on a huge revamp of my graphic design business. But ya’ll don’t want to hear about that stuff. You guys are here for house stuff. Whilst I’ve been up to my eyeballs in designs, emails, sketches, notes and such, it dawned on me that I totally forgot to mention a semi-major furniture change around here… Yep, she’s out of here.…

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Dining Room Organizing

Organizing the Card Catalog

Organizing House Projects

For months and months, I’ve tried to decide what to store in our vintage card catalog (more on that beauty here). With 60 perfect little drawers, it’s the organizer’s dream, but I really had no idea what we could store in it that would suit our needs. It wasn’t until we recently sold our dining room buffet that it dawned on me: this would be the perfect solution for storing and organizing our serving utensils, napkins and other small dining…

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Dining Room Shopping + Thrifting

TABLES TURNED

We are back to give an update on the dining room table. Last time, we were hard at work deciding between three lovely options: West Elm’s Angled-Leg Expandable Table, Haverty’s Copley Square Trestle Table, and the Avington Salvaged Beam Dining Table from Restoration Hardware. Though they each had their pros (and cons), we ultimately decided on… drum roll please… the Copley Square Trestle Table from Haverty’s. As we mentioned in an earlier post, The Copley Square Trestle table is the…

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Dining Room

VIRTUAL SHOPPING: DINING ROOM TABLE

Now that we have a larger dwelling, we’ll definitely be entertaining more often here at the Brown abode (once the kitchen is done). However, at the moment, we only have dining room seating for four people. Seeing as how there are typically about 12 people at my family’s gatherings, a four-person table just isn’t going to cut it. Therefore, we are officially on the lookout for a new dining room table. In searching for the new addition, we decided to…

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