LET THE MOVING BEGIN!


Progress continues at the Dutch colonial!

One day this past weekend,

I insisted that we haul our dining room table + chairs

over to our new dining room:

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Man, that table is HEAVY!

I love it, though.

Its lumber came from an old factory in Manchester, England.

Isn’t that a cool story?

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I thought so.

But wait.  It looks a little sad, all by itself, don’t you think?

Here ’tis, all staged + pretty, inside our current house:

autumn in the dining room

Check out our art ledges!

G.O. made them from an old door frame

+ bent the iron brackets himself!

autumn in the dining room with toni

Man, I really miss that Pottery Barn rug!

dining room number 2

I just think a room looks unfinished without a rug.

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So.  You might be asking,

“Why isn’t your dining table in the center of the dining room,

where it’s supposed to go!?”

Funny story: G.O. asked the same thing!

surprised boy

I just said “trust me” + kept moving.

cat fight

Here’s my plan.

The dining table sits semi-inside the bay on one side . . .

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. . . + on the opposite side, this:

postal sorter

Yes!  It’s my beloved postal sorter

from my old retail store, Heart in Hand!

 We are currently using it as a media center

+ display piece in our living room.

I am thinking possibly a home office in our Dutch colonial.

Stay tuned!

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