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Mother’s Day Cash Giveaway

I'm so excited about this $800 Grand Prize Giveaway!!!  Some lucky winner is really going to be celebrating this Mother's Day!  Can't wait to see who it's going to be! How would you spend the grand prize money?  Lets just imagine that you are only … [Read More...]

Selling Our Sweet Craftsman on Park Road ~ Vintage Street Designs (23)

Our House Is For Sale – Full Tour

Well, we did it!  Full remodel is done and our home is on the market!  We just purchased this home in August of last year.  It was a hard one to find.  There was not much inventory to choose from, and still isn't.  We were so thankful and overjoyed … [Read More...]

Kitchen Reveal ~ Vintage Street Designs

Modern Farmhouse Kitchen Final Reveal

I plan to give a full tour of our home on Friday but I wanted to start off with the final reveal of our kitchen remodel.  If you've ever lived through a kitchen renovation, you will understand what we had to endure.  Weeks on end without a kitchen … [Read More...]

Selling Our Sweet Craftsman on Park Road ~ Vintage Street Designs (12)

Setting The Stage To Sell

I know...I can't believe we're doing this!!!  We're placing our house up for sale after living here just a few short months.  The renovations are complete.  Is there more we'd like to do?  YES!!!  (Like hardwood flooring through out the main level, … [Read More...]

Newest Little Addition to our growing family ~ Vintage Street Designs (11)

I’m Back & Look At Our Newest Addition

Life has been crazy the past couple of weeks.  First we were getting ready for a vacation to go see our kiddos in Idaho and a sad thing happened, my husband got sick.  Don't you just hate it when you get sick during your vacation?  Poor thing.  He … [Read More...]

Pottery Barn Inspired Chandelier Only $65 - Vintage Street Designs (34)

Pottery Barn Inspired Chandelier

When we purchased our home, the previous owners had updated most of the lighting but with a "builder grade" package.  There was no chandelier in the dining room and it just felt so plain.  I was on the hunt for an inexpensive chandy when I came … [Read More...]

Creating a Gallery Wall ~ Vintage Street Designs

Living Room Gallery Wall

Have you ever designed a gallery wall of your own or for someone else?  I've done several, so why is it always harder to create something for yourself verses someone else?  I began with a sketch on a piece of scrap paper using only items I already … [Read More...]

Rustic Barn Wood Sofa Table by Vintage Street Designs

Rustic Barn Wood Sofa Table

Mr. A out did himself this time!  By using scraps of barn wood, he produced this rustic sofa table for me.  I love it, love it, love it!!!  It came out to the exact dimensions I wanted and gives me added surface space to decorate.  It makes the room … [Read More...]

Spring Mantel ~ Vintage Street Designs (9)

Spring Mantel

As my husband and I have been moving all over the country the past few years, we have continually been trying to downsize. I have given up several of my decor items as well as sets of pretty dishes, etc...  So as I've been decorating this home, I'm … [Read More...]

Dining Room Spring Makeover ~ Vintage Street Designs (42)

Sweet Treat Server In Our Dining Room

Oh yeah...we really did this!  My husband thought of the idea to move our little server into the corner of our freshly painted dining room and I filled it up.  Spring tulips, candy, cupcakes and lots of pretty napkins are just what this cute storage … [Read More...]

Julie's Memorial

Resting In God’s Hands

Today I'm talking about something a little bit different.  The topic is not DIY, painting or remodeling (my favorite topics).  It's about my last week of fighting back anxiety  and worry about the possibility of breast cancer.  You see, I know far … [Read More...]

Home Office Reveal ~ Vintage Street Designs (18)

Home Office Reveal

Well, this has been quite the little journey.  As we thought about what we wanted for our home office, we decided to switch things up and move it to another room in our house.  And so we began, clearing out everything in the space and making a To-Do … [Read More...]

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...]