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Office Makeover Day 1 (1)

Office Makeover Day 1

What a busy day we've had.  My husband had the day off so we decided to make the most of it.  Just a reminder...our home is 100 years old and has a few unwanted character blemishes.  So when planning to tackle the renovation of what will soon be our … [Read More...]

Card Catalog ~ Vintage Street Designs (16)

Card Catalog Cabinet Makeover

First of all, let me just say to all of those who are having shortness of breath right now, this is not a true antique.  I actually wanted, no NEEDED to paint this piece to make it appear to be an antique.  My husband surprised me this little card … [Read More...]

Decorating Our Farmhouse Kitchen - Vintage Street Designs

Decorating Our Renovated Farmhouse Kitchen

OK, so maybe our kitchen is quite finished yet but its sure fun to have to the point where I can start decorating a bit.  We can see light at the end of the tunnel though.  Hardwood flooring still needs to be installed and the hubs plans to build a … [Read More...]

Decorating For Valentine's Day ~ Vintage Street Designs (29)

Simple and Inexpensive Valentine Touches

Simple and inexpensive things add subtle hints around our house that Valentine's Day is near.  Simple things like pretty candy dishes filled with your favorite Valentine treats.  I added a Heart Garland to the mantel, a DIY project you can see … [Read More...]

New Look For Free (2)

New Look For Free

I have been putting off these little makeovers for far too long.  Yesterday was the day!  As much as I loved these stools when I bought them, the color red just isn't working for me anymore.  With being only 5 ft. tall, I need a stool just to reach … [Read More...]

Valentine Giveaway - Vintage Street Designs

Valentine Giveaway

I thought it would be so much fun to share the love with this LOVE pillow!  I have an extra one still in the original packaging that I am giving away for Valentine's Day!  I'm just doing it a little early so the lucky winner can display it now for … [Read More...]

Modern Farmhouse Kitchen Coffee Station - Vintage Street Designs (8) (1)

Creating A Drink Station

The last couple of days have been really exciting.  We finally received our range hood after a 4 week wait and we're thrilled to have it installed.  My brother came over yesterday and helped my hubs secure the upper cabinets so I got to unpack the … [Read More...]

A Bench For Our Front Porch - Vintage Street Designs

A Bench For Our Front Porch

I recently got to share with you how we surprised my brother for his birthday with a bench for his front porch.  His porch had been empty for several years and he mentioned to me a few months ago how we would like to have something to fill the space … [Read More...]

My Brother's Birthday Present - VIntage Street Designs

My Brother’s Birthday Present ~ Front Porch Bench

I have to say...I was so excited to be living in Spokane this year to help celebrate my brother's birthday.  I have missed so many birthdays over the years.  So, I wanted to do something special.  A few months ago he had mentioned to me that he would … [Read More...]

Heart of the Home ~ Vintage Street Designs (2)

Heart of the Home

The ♥ of the home seems to be the kitchen no matter who's house you visit.  It's no different at our house.  We can't wait for our to get finished.  The range hood is on order and should be here next week.  That's going to make a world of difference. … [Read More...]

A Valentine Tutorial Only $3.00 - Vintage Street Designs

A Valentine Tutorial For Just $3.00

As I was searching for Valentine decor inspirations during my little shopping spree on Monday, I hit the jackpot when I entered Target.  You know the the spot when you first enter the store where the have all the little trinkets for under $3.00? … [Read More...]

Simple Gift Tags add sparkle to the front porch for Valentine's Day ~ Vintage Street Designs (2)

Simple Gift Tags Add Sparkle To Our Front Porch

It's always sad to see the sparkle of Christmas fade away as each decoration is packed away until next year.  But, I love the deep cleaning process that happens next and leaving me with a clean slate.  In our move from Arizona to Washington this past … [Read More...]

Christmas Home Tour 2014 ~ Vintage Street Designs (43)

Touches Of Christmas In The Kitchen

As most of you know, we are in the middle of renovating the kitchen in our 100 year old Craftsman we recently moved into.  All construction has stopped for the holidays.  Whew...we get a much needed break.  I still wanted to add a touch of Christmas … [Read More...]

Christmas Home Tour 2014 ~ Vintage Street Designs (103)

Christmas Living Room 2014

I just realized I haven't even shared our living room with you after I decorated it for Christmas.  You've seen glimpses for our fireplace mantel reveal and a peek from our dining room but I'm excited to share the entire space with you.  Since it's a … [Read More...]

Thrift Store Finds Decorate The Front Porch (49)

Thrift Store Finds Decorate Front Porch

This is our first Christmas living in our 100 year old Craftsman on Park Rd. in Spokane Valley Washington.  It's so beautiful here and we wanted to make sure our front porch would give a warm and inviting welcome to all our neighbors, friends and … [Read More...]