Slowly, but surely, the living room is taking on a new look! Soon the green and orange walls will be gone….got the paint on Friday. Woohoo! Here are a few more updates we’ve added over the past couple of weeks.
We hit the jackpot for lamps at TJ Maxx a few weeks ago…Found just what we needed. Here’s a quick look at the new lamps and the old ones they will be replacing:
Here’s one of the old lamps…….
We also temporarily covered this chair with a quick shabby slipcover. It will eventually be covered in old grain sacks—as soon as we find the ones that we are looking for…they are not always easy to find. BUT, this will do for a quick temporary fix.
We’ve also been busy having fun with the new mantel! Here it is for July 4th:
And we have now added some old books that we tore the covers off and bound with twine. I think this is a great spring and summer filler. It also removes the black hole effect! 🙂
What have you been up to this past weekend? I can hardly believe that it is almost August. Whoa!