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“Flea Chic” – A Yard Saler’s Eye For The Best Vintage Chachka

“Flea Chic” – A Yard Saler’s Eye For The Best Vintage Chachka

Thank you to Yard Sale Treasure Hunt App for sponsoring this post.   It’s yard sale and flea market season, and that means one thing…it’s time to treasure hunt. It’s sort of like farmer’s market season…but stumbling upon a gem of a sale is slightly less Instagram-able and oftentimes boasting a hoard of somebody’s old and  battered VHS tapes. For me…

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Verdant Green

Verdant Green

I am only in the wee early days of my house hunting adventures, and already I am excited to be putting together a cut-file of fresh design ideas for both inside and out. I am a huge fan of blue and white, and everyone who has visited my previous homes is familiar with my ever growing and ever changing collection…

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Side Notes – The Holiday Groaning Board

Side Notes – The Holiday Groaning Board

groaning board noun (archaic) A table weighed down with very generous supplies of food and libation   You’ve never heard it referred to as a groaning board you say? I’ve known this term since I was a child, not only because it was used at home when my Mom would dress the holiday buffet with fresh baked breads and wine, but because a very well-known restaurant in Basking Ridge, The Store, featured…

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Stitches in Time – My Crisscrossed Life Between Basking Ridge and Charleston

Stitches in Time – My Crisscrossed Life Between Basking Ridge and Charleston

Growing up, very dear friends of our family who lived in Bernardsville, were instrumental in my decision to attend school for design and architecture. More specifically, it was a raw passion for everything ‘American’ in terms of furniture and building processes and designers which my ‘Aunt’ Carole Gronros wanted to impart to me, largely because I listened. She and her…

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