Springified Card Catalog Vignette

spring card catalog

Guess what?  I got my camera back.  Woot!  The camera body and both of my lenses had issues.  (Not my fault.)  Craziness.  Now that I have it back I'm able to get down to business.  Blogging without a functioning camera is very limiting, as you can imagine.  Although, I'm very proud of my iPhone 4s for standing in for this post and this … [Read more...]

Card Catalog Christmas Vignette

card catalog decorated for christmas

When it comes to Christmas decor, I don't typically decorate with the traditional Christmas colors.  But when I found three vintage stockings at the Goodwill Outlet, I decided to mix things up this year.  It was obvious to me that the card catalog was the perfect place to hang the stockings.   I'm pretty sure I'm going to love decorating the card … [Read more...]

Thanksgiving Burlap Bunting

give thanks bunting

I never decorate for Thanksgiving.  I typically use the time between Halloween and Christmas to mentally prepare myself for the madness that is decorating for Christmas.  But I whipped up a small Thanksgiving project for the 'be thankful' portion of the Dare to DIY series I'm co-hosting with Kim, Michelle, and Rachel.  And I knew the perfect place … [Read more...]

Card Catalog Styling

library card catalog

I did a little switcheroo in the living room area of our great room this past weekend.  I gave our dinky bookcase, that housed our DVDs, the boot and replaced it with the card catalog, that was living happily in the dining room area of our great room.  And so far I'm loving the bookcase eviction action plan.     I didn't think … [Read more...]

And Then The Craigslist Gods Shined Down On Me…

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  Remember last week when I showed you my card catalog that I found on Craigslist for $85?  Remember how I told you that it was missing a drawer?  Well, if you don't remember, here's a refresher. Well, the Craigslist powers from above shined down on me late last Thursday night.  (Cue the angelic "Ahhhhhhh".)  Because do you know what … [Read more...]