Independence Day Mantel and a Trip!

Vintage Gas Can

I am so excited I feel this Independence Day is especially for me! I know it isn't, but I feel like it is. Why you might ask?  It's really hard to get Mr. C to take a trip.  He loves being at home and it's like pulling teeth to get him out. Well, we were […]

Patriotic Kitchen Nook

Patriotic Kitchen Nook

I think it's important to show our patriotism, especially during our current trying times. This year I really wanted to decorate to celebrate. I quickly and inexpensively pulled together my take on a patriotic kitchen nook. Since I haven't had our kitchen reveal yet I''m sharing our nook only. You know me by now,  every […]

Vintage Easter Card Mantel

Vintage Bunny Luggage

Are you like me?  I always seem behind, you know with the season.  I've seen Easter projects and vignettes for months across blogland....but I just finished our Easter Vintage Card Mantel last night. Am I the only one running late?  We do have good reasons this time, Mr. Charmer pulled his back the end of […]

How I Made An Ann Taylor Lampshade

How To Make A Laura Ashley Blouse

You know by now one of my most favorite things to do is go....junkin!  On one of my last outings I found a blouse I re-cycled in to a lampshade....and I wanted to share with you How I Made An Ann Taylor Lampshade! I found this very pretty Ann Tayor Blouse (see my Laura Ashley […]

Romantic Rose Tablescape For Two

Laura Ashley Heart and Rose

Hello everyone, I am so excited about Valentine's day this year, Mr. C. and I will be staying at home enjoying a romantic dinner in front of the fireplace.  Warm and intimate is what we want...that restaurants just don't provide.  I love to cook, so it's also my way of showing love for him by […]

Valentine LOVE..

Valentine Love

Hello everyone, I hope you all will share your creative inspiration with Sunday's Best Par.tay #58, Sunday February 2.  New time 9:00 a.m. Love to see what you've been up to! My New Year's resolution is to live life more simply, with this in mind I'm  creating a Valentine Heart, Button and Rose Vignette. So […]

New Year’s Tablescape…

New Year's Tablescape

Hello everyone... Just finished pulling my very simple New Year's Tablescape together. Everything on the table is from the Dollar Tree or a thrift store find...except for the tablecloth.  I headed to Hobby Lobby this morning and found the silver grey material which I turned into a tablecloth. The centerpiece is a Bavaria Germany coffee […]

A Perfectly Imperfect Home Tour…Part ll

Christmas Kitchen

Hello and welcome to A Perfectly Imperfect Home Tour...Part ll. If you missed the Perfectly Imperfect Home Tour...Part I click on the link.  It explains why I called the tours imperfectly imperfect! Part ll tour starts in the kitchen.. I haven't shown my kitchen very often and was oh so happy when I found three […]

A Perfectly Imperfect Home Tour…Part l

Christmas Home Tour

Good Morning! I tried  like heck to have A Perfectly Imperfect Home Tour done before Christmas...but it just wasn't going to happen! You might wonder why I called it A Perfectly Imperfect Home Tour? It's simple, because imperfectly perfect is the closest I will ever get to perfect! Now that doesn't bother me...since you see […]

Christmas Nativity Vignette

Christmas Nativity Vignette

When I was young Mama always set up a nativity set under the tree.  We always had a big tree so it was no problem seeing it snug and tucked underneath...on top a very lovely tree skirt Mom would make. Since the Charmer is not a large house we've always settled our Christmas tree in […]