Think outside the roll or bag when it comes to wrapping. Doilies make a cute alternative to traditional wrapping.
How to use books for creepy and cute Halloween decor
From mystery novels to the dark works of authors like Edgar Allan Poe, books make great Halloween decor. As much as I love decorating for Halloween, I don’t love the price tag that comes with it. You can spend some
Modern treasure hunting on Facebook Marketplace
You never know what is waiting on the other side of a marketplace listing. You just might find a treasure trove of antiques and a new friend.
Picking the perfect books to decorate your space
When it comes to decorating, books are my best friend. They can be used to add height, texture, dimension and color. Whether they are antique books, vintage books or even new books, they also add an element of intrigue and
The day my window hoard grew
Seven years ago I bought my first architectural salvage off Craigslist – a pair of windows from a house that had been demolished on the Country Club Plaza. A piece of Kansas City history. I was smitten. One was a
Spring cleaning and curbside treasures
Spring has sprung and with that comes SPRING CLEANING! I’m not going to bore you with information about my favorite window cleaner (Sprayway) or tell you how much I love my Norwex cloths. Nope, this is all about other people
Sometimes bugs are a good thing at estate sales
We all know bugs are important to our ecosystem. #savethebees But did you know bugs can help you get good deals at estate sales? I had been looking for an antique spool cabinet for FOREVER. Okay, it was more like