Decor

Reading Nook for the Purple Clouds Bedroom

Reading Nook for the Purple Clouds Bedroom

This is the last DIY I'm going to show you before the big reveal. I have already shown you the feature wall, the custom shelves and art organizer and the gallery wall but I really think I've saved the best for last - a reading nook! This room had a big closet but it wasn't very functional with ugly sliding doors and a closet organizer that did a poor job of organizing anything. So I decided to make this a reading nook. We had an electrician come and install a new outlet in the closet. My mom gave us an old chest of drawers that she wasn't using anymore and we built them into the closet for storage and to create the seat and I chose this beautiful fabric for the seat cushion. Check it out...

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Vintage Ercol Windsor Chair

Vintage Ercol Windsor Chair

About this time last year I found a listing on Kijiji for a 1960's Ercol Windsor Chair. It was in excellent condition and in a neighboring town not too far away. I did a little research and discovered that these chairs are still in production today by Ercol and are still handmade and very expensive. And best of all, I loved the chair, except for one thing. The colour of the cushion covers. Take a look...

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Kitchen decorations

Kitchen decorations

Oof time goes fast! I can't believe my last post was back in August and we are already into October! Well makes sense as this latest update to my kitchen took me about a year! My mom gave these plates to me about a year ago and I put them away not sure what to do with them but knowing that I loved them. She was given them for her wedding over 30 years ago. I am not sure what kind of plates they are exactly, a sort of deep plate/shallow bowl with a nifty handle. But the design on them is totally cool!

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