Good Things Worth Sharing September 3, 2011
Today, I’m offering a “grab bag” of ideas and news. First of all, if you ever shop Ballard Designs, they’re having a 15% off sale on everything until midnight, Tuesday night. 11:59 pm, to be exact.
One of my new favorites in their mirror department is the Audrey mirror. It comes in 3 sizes, starting at less than $100.00. The larger sizes would be perfect in a bath or over a mantel.
You can order it here: Audrey mirror
Now, promise you won’t roll your eyes on this one, but I have a big blue and white bowl, that I store above the cabinets, because I like to see it and because it’s too big for most of my cupboards. The only problem is that there’s molding that rises above the top of the cabinets, and the bowl is partially hidden…so…drum roll please…
Now, if that didn’t impress you, have you heard of ruff ‘n buff? It’s a metallic paint that my BBFF (Best Blog Friend Forever), Stacy, at Conspicuous Style told me about. It can be used on wood, or metal. She used it to paint her brass hardware to silver! I tried it on a sample piece of hardware, and it works!
Being the practical folks that we are, my four sibs and I decided to put my parent’s big house up for sale, before our declining real estate market and economy get worse than they already are. Well, it sold in about three weeks and we need to find a new home for all of their treasures in just three weeks from yesterday. Oh my! I love writing my blog and I also know…