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Coffee table beginnings

It’s here! I thought I’d never choose a table! I have lost sight of the electric room I had in mind. Now I just have a super old lady space! I think the rug is partially to blame but we’re certainly not getting rid of it. I’m hoping that painting will help (BLUE!) and I of course need to get the 2 new yellow chairs reupholstered. Initially I was thinking…

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Deck the halls

I had a few branches of tree trimmings left over so I made a garland. The center isn’t perfectly center which irks me but I hope it’ll be fine for the shindig/rest of December. Creating the wreath and garland was so easy! All I did was was snip bits of twigs off a larger branch and lay them in a circle (wreath) or line (garland). I had some left over…

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Small things

So, the coffee table is ordered. Yay!  in my haste to order it (both boyfriend and I agreed on something! So i acted fast), I failed to look at the other measurements besides the height (19in). It’s only like 2 feet wide. Gonna be small. But our apartment is small so I think it will work. We got rid of our tired old yellow couch this weekend. Such a relief…

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Tea time

What about…. This one! It’s 19″H, not too expensive, free shipping, has wooden element boyfriend wants and eclectic metal vintagey element I want.  A win for everyone? This has been the hardest decision of my LIFE! I swear, it’s just a coffee table! I’m so indecisive.

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Inspiration

Some pretty images from pinterest. All sources may be found on my pinterest. Nothing nearly as fancy as these lovely images, but I started decorating our pitiful little desk table last night. this is just a yellow sheet. I need more table linens! I’ve got my eyeballs on this Scandinavian mid-century tablecloth. It’ll go with ALL the seasons! 🙂

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Finally?

So, we’re throwing a little Christmas party and we’re going to try to get our butts in gear and paint the living room  BLUUUUUE. I cannot wait. I’m trying to decide if I want to commit to an all blue space or just a focal wall. The room doesn’t get the brightest sunlight in the day so I don’t want it to be too dark in there. I think the…

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