I grew up in a home where we washed plastic bags, conserved energy and any item that had been one thing, got reinvented to something else. I used to be angry and even embarrassed of all this salvaging! Bed covers became towels after they broke, or perhaps even curtains, and lots of things were boughtThe love of reinventing furniture!
I’ve been drooling over Betsy Burnham’s chic office in LA since seeing it in Lonny magazine. I’m not creating a big professional office YET, but I can still dream. I was going to turn our bland TV room in to an office, but after giving it a quick makeover a few months ago with bright orange walls, we now love the room, and don’t want to loose it…go figure! So I’m back to square one. I NEED AN OFFICE!!
I have an idea and I’m faced with a daunting decorating dilemma…..My Dining Room-Office
As you go through life, your style and taste is always morphing, at least for me. What was “YOU” a few years back might not be “YOU” today. Rather than getting rid of furniture, I’ve been reinventing them in my home. As I’ve gone from a more French inspired old fashioned style to a more modern, it’s interesting to see how some pieces have “morphed” with me.From old fashioned to modern…