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January 4

New Year, New Living Room: Baker

Years ago, we walked through a furniture showroom in NC (I think it was Boyles’ in High Point) and I beelined for this sofa. When I posted it on my album for the sake of remembering it, I named it “Baker Chatsworth Sofa” . . . but I can’t seem to find it by doing […]

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January 2

New Year, New Living Room: Bernhardt

When I make big choices for our house, I always have to fight between two Pixy’s. There is the Pixy I want to be, the Pixy who makes “adult” decor choices and whose house is “proper” and stylistically monochromatic and would never ever take a risk.  Beige walls, white woodwork, unadventurous artwork, boring yet expensive […]

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January 1

New Year, New Living Room: Patio Door

In addition to the Living Room furniture, I’d really like to replace our patio door with one of these: Why?  The blinds enclosed between the glass. This one is a Pella.  I haven’t shopped enough to have a brand preference . . . I just want the built-in blinds. The poor PotteryBarn drapes covering our […]

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January 1

New Year, New Living Room

Happy New Year! It seems our New Year’s Resolution (or, one of them) is to buy a new couch sometime this year. You would cry if you saw our furniture right now.  Get your Prozac ready, because I’m going to describe for you the sad state of our living room furniture. Hand-me-downs from Knobby’s parents […]

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