Sunday, February 21, 2010

Nice Old Footstool and a Photo Collage

I was at the antique store last week and saw this little footstool. I was debating about it and couldn't think of what to do with it, so I left without it. I went back today and it was still there calling my name. I ended up buying it and I am glad I did as it has a really lovely patina to it.

It has a little bit of cream paint splatter on it, but I am working on that with some old fashioned elbow grease. It now resides on the bathroom counter and I am liking it there (at least, for now).

Another project I finished up today, was this photo collage. I edited some family photos so they have a sepia tone to them and printed them on some nice photo paper. I placed them in the frame and hung them up.

I like the overall effect - I think it ties into my primitive decorating theme a bit more, than full color photos.

Until next time ~ Suzanne.

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  1. Everything looks great, love your little stool and your photo collage looks perfect.

  2. Very nice!! Yes, when things call our name and we don't listen, we usually regret it!

    And I love the sepia! For my parents' anniversary last year, I had family pics printed in sepia and put into a black serving tray... it's very mellow and fits in their place so well! And, you know, if they ever get tired of it, it'll match my place too!

    Have a great week, Kimberly

  3. Hi~ Thank you for visiting my blog, I really appreciate it! I enjoyed my visit to your blog and I am now a member! I hope you will come back for a visit again soon! ~Dan~

  4. Love that little stool, Suzanne. I would have regretted not buying it too!

  5. Adorable stool and I like your use of it.
    Also, I love Sepia and black and white photos. Good job.

  6. Such a cute little stool. So glad you were able to get it. Looks cute in your bathroom.
    Great photo collage too.

  7. HOW cute is that! love all your goodies on top of it too:)

  8. WOW, good thing you went back, that stool is great!! Thanks for visiting my blog...come back anytime!!

  9. Great little stool. So glad it was still there for you. Your photo collage looks wonderful. You did a great job!
    Thank you for stopping by my blog! I am so glad you enjoyed your visit.
    Have a great day,

  10. Wow, I don't know how I missed your blog but I love it!! I have lots of reading to do! Thanks for stopping by and becoming a follower of mine!

  11. That is a neat little stool. I love how you've decorated it!

    The sepia pictures look really good. I agree, it gives more of a primitive look. I need to do something like this. Thanks for sharing!


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