lavender, Anthro inspiration & indigo

Marian ParsonsArtistic Endeavors, buying & selling antiques, 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 ParsonsArtistic Endeavors, buying & selling antiques, 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

the zinc-topped table goes home…

Marian ParsonsAntiques, buying & selling antiques, Favorite Finds, Running a Business29 Comments

I’m starting to wonder what I posted about before I had all of these furniture makeovers… Today, we’ll take a break from the before & afters and I’ll tell a little story about a table with rickety, uneven legs. He had one thing that made him really special, though – something that kept him from being a run-of-the-mill old table. … Read More