A girl can try.
The wintery decor is retiring, yet the simple whites still dominate...
Last summer's dried hydrangeas from our garden were re-discovered and I'm adding groups of them about:
The photo above shows the wall under our dining room chair-rail. We have a sculptured fleur-de-lis stencil there, but I'm no longer loving the antique gold glaze painted on it. I plan to cover it gray this week with paint we already have, crossing my fingers there will be enough (zero-budget means a magical mix of paints on hand).
Meanwhile, some small reminders of Valentine's day are taking form. A little bit of pink:
A vintage postcard:
Some hanging hearts to spread the love:
I hope to share the refreshed dining room with you soon. Wish me luck with my creative painting challenge.
In the meantime, I'll see you and a whole lot of inspiration over at White Wednesday this week.
Oh, and thank you so much for all your lovely comments on the previous post about my sweethearts. It's moments like those that I cherish. :)