Still playing & more for sale…

Marian ParsonsLiving Room, My House56 Comments

I’m still “playing” in the living room…trying different things until I feel I’ve hit the nail on the head.  I liked the door with the painting on it, but it didn’t feel 100% right, so I thought I would try something else. I pulled the mirror out of my bedroom… …to try it between the windows. There was a time … Read More

Living Room Rearranged

Marian ParsonsDecorating, Living Room, My House49 Comments

When I start rearranging furniture, it’s like playing dominoes.  I move one thing and then everything else has to move.  As I mentioned yesterday, I’m approaching my house in an entirely new way.  I’m trying to be intentional about every piece.  Is it functional?  Is it beautiful?  Do I really love it?  Is it perfect for the space or am … Read More

What are you doing New Year’s Eve?

Marian ParsonsLiving Room, My House71 Comments

New year’s eve has never been a big deal to us.  One year I did go to a party with my Opa.  My Oma had just passed away that year and he didn’t feel it was appropriate to bring a date and he didn’t want to go alone, so he asked his granddaughter.  I drove up with him from Florida, … Read More

The Cost of My Living Room

Marian ParsonsLiving Room, My House66 Comments

I’m sure some wallets are empty and some credit cards are smoking in the wake of Christmas, so I am going to share with you how I put together a thrifty, yet elegant living room.  I’ve always loved the finer things.  I don’t like things that look cheap.  I also have never been super rich (monetarily speaking) and I’m a thrifty … Read More

Living Room

Marian ParsonsLiving Room, My House23 Comments

I always get such a great response when I post about a slipcover and I promise I will break it down in a tutorial for you.  Honestly, I took pictures while making one a while ago, but they were taken at night before I used my Speedlight and they stink.  I have several pieces in the “hopper”, so I’ll get … Read More