Here are a few things that are making my sleep-deprived state a little more bearable…
1. We ordered this table to serve as an entry table of sorts in our living room.
The lighting is terrible in the photo, and the space needs lots of help (lamps, a pair of ottomans underneath, window treatments just to name a few things :), but I'm excited about the potential! I rarely order things straight retail, so this was a treat, and I think it's going to be just right for the space. I was originally inspired to go this route when I saw this picture in the December/January issue of House Beautiful.
I'll be sure to snap some better photos once things are looking a little more finished. If anyone has any good sources for reasonably priced storage ottomans I'm all ears! I'm hoping to scope out HomeGoods this weekend.
2. I snagged some new Euro shams for our bed on major clearance. I found them at Lands End of all places. I've actually been really impressed with a lot of their home items. I spent a good two days deliberating between two different styles, finally decided on one, then of course that one was sold out. Go figure. Hoping I love the second runner up I ended up going with!
This was my first choice:
And this was the style I ordered. Can't beat $9.99 per sham!
3. A new storage piece!
This guy was a Craigslist steal and while he's no antique, I thought the shape was interesting and I like his lines. I think a paint job will go a long way. I can't tell you how exciting it is to have a new place to house some of the