on the truck to Lucketts | the smalls & littles

Marian Parsonsbuying & selling antiques, Favorite Finds58 Comments

Thanks for all of the encouragement in your comments on yesterday’s post.  As I’m in the heat of last minute details, it was really uplifting. So, yesterday I shared the furniture.  Today, I’m sharing the smalls & littles.  I’ve shared a few times that these are the pieces that bring life to a space, whether it’s your home, a styled photoshoot, or … Read More

lavender, Anthro inspiration & indigo

Marian Parsonsbuying & selling antiques, Mustard Seed Studio, Running a Business34 Comments

If you can’t tell by the title, this post is a total hodgepodge.  That’s how the last few days have been, though.  Christmas freelance photoshoots, finishing details for Lucketts, gardening…I’m a little all over the place.  (Which isn’t totally unusual for me!) For the sake of starting somewhere, let’s start with lavender. On a whim, I bought some of these lavender … Read More

bed foundation, the other mural & a slipped wing chair

Marian Parsonsbuying & selling antiques, Mustard Seed Studio, Running a Business35 Comments

As I was putting together the low profile foundation we used on the full-sized antique iron bed, I had a fleeting thought that I should take pictures of the process.  My thought that no one would really be interested in the foundation was totally wrong!  Most of the comments I received on the bed were asking about the foundation, so … Read More