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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...]

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Decorating The Front Porch

I had so many ideas for decorating our front porch for Christmas this year, I have a good start on it.  Time just seems to be such a factor for me right now.  Life is so good but SO busy with my business and family.  Oh, and then throw in the fact … [Read More...]

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Christmas Mantel 2014

To keep with my Northwest theme, I wanted to keep our Christmas Fireplace Mantel simple and rustic.  I just finished painting it white and to be honest, I really didn't want to cover it all up.  I'm enjoying the bright white in the room.  I started … [Read More...]

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Christmas Dining Room 2014

The hubs and I have been SO busy with remodeling projects in our home that its been difficult to keep up with everything else that we love to do.  Yesterday there was a break in the rain and the sun was shining so it was a perfect opportunity for me … [Read More...]

Simple Christmas Pillow ~ Vintage Street Designs (18)

Simple Christmas Pillows

In the middle of all our remodeling, I'm so anxious to get one room done and decorated for Christmas.  I'm decorating early this year for a couple of reasons.  We're spending Thanksgiving at my bother's house so I don't need to worry about that, … [Read More...]

Modern Farmhouse Reno ~ Vintage Street Designs

Modern Farmhouse Remodel Part 2

The day (and our counter top) finally arrived!  It's been a loooong 5 weeks living without a kitchen.  We are SO thankful to have a semi - working kitchen again.  I was able to make our first meal last night on our new stove.  It's still not leveled … [Read More...]

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Thrift Store Find Makeover

Hope you all had a beautiful weekend.  The hubs and I took a break from all the remodeling in our home to make a project together on Sunday afternoon.  Our neighborhood Wells Fargo Bank needed a small, open shelf cabinet for an extra work station, … [Read More...]

Falling Leaves ~ Vintage Street Designs (20)

Falling Leaves & Unexpected Blessings

This weekend was a busy one for us!  My poor husband spent his days helping me with my business plus raked the leaves, not only in our yard but in my parent's too.  (I helped hold the bags as he filled them. Haha!)  The weekend was a little nippy but … [Read More...]

Chair Revival Complete Makeover ~ Vintage Street Designs (12)

Complete Chair Revival

Do you remember this chair?  I started this makeover in Arizona and got it just far enough to be able to use it and it's matching partner for staging our home to sell.Here's a look at the shape they were in when I brought them home.  Yikes!!!  They … [Read More...]

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Cladding Our Kitchen Walls

As we are in the waiting period for our kitchen counter top to be cut and installed, we decided to take advantage of the good weather outside and paint all our boards that will soon be placed on the walls.  Do you love Chip and Joanna Gaines as much … [Read More...]

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18 Fabulous Ceiling Designs And Kitchen Update

Whoa...hold the presses!  Vintage Street Designs is on hometalk.com.  Hometalk saw my posting of our Modern Farmhouse Ceiling and asked me to curate a board dedicated to Ceiling Designs.  "Seriously?  Of-course I will."  What an honor!  Have you … [Read More...]

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Round Top, Junk Gypsies And More…

Dreams do come true...I got to go junk'n in Round Top, TX.  Mr. VSD and I met our good friends Tom & Cheri (from Florida) in Austin for a week long vacation. They are our traveling buddies and we always have SO much fun!!!  Their kids and sweet … [Read More...]

DIY Kitchen Light ~ Vintage Street Designs (10)

DIY Kitchen Light

I took a little creative break yesterday and painted my new kitchen light that will be placed over the sink.  I'm super excited!  Our home in Arizona didn't have a light over the sink and really missed having one.I found this light at Home Depot. … [Read More...]

Modern Farmhouse Ceiling Tutorial ~ Vintage Street Designs (28)

Modern Farmhouse Kitchen Remodel Part 1

Welcome to Part 1 of our complete kitchen remodel.  This is just the beginning and I'm so, so excited I can't even tell you!  Our new "old" home is 100 years old this year.  This kitchen has never seen a dishwasher or microwave and our goal is to … [Read More...]