Spring Entryway

April 26, 2017


Our movers officially come in less than a month to pack us up for Hawaii!  I still took a little time to freshen up of foyer for spring though, despite knowing it'll be taken down before the end of May.  

The faux bamboo table was a DIY makeover (see post here for the makeover and to see what the foyer looked like back in October) and that stayed put because I love it.  It may eventually serve as a vanity like it's supposed to be, but for now I'm using it as a console table.  I'd love to have a little vanity area in our next home, but we'll see.  




I bought a new mirror recently because my old one was going on 8 years old and was from Ross.  I also decided to bring in a basket to keep the garden stool company under the table.  I also swapped out the lamp for a brass Greek key lamp I found for a measly $5 at a thrift store.  Finally, I swapped out a few blue and white vases I had laying around in other rooms.  The cute little face vase (called the celfie vase) holding ranunculus was bought at a local boutique but you can buy your own here.  This 117 year old house has certainly had it's quirks but I have loved living here and making it our home for the past 10 months.  I don't think I'll ever live in a house quite as charming and I'm going to miss it once we leave!  Those ceilings have my heart :)




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9 comments:

  1. Oh I love your new mirror, and your spring vignette is lovely! It's crazy to think you will be packing it up to Hawaii in just a month!

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    1. Thanks so much, Leslie! Yeah the new mirror makes all the difference and really freshens things up. And yep, it's so crazy that we're almost on our way out!

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  2. I absolutely love the colors, so bright and fun!

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    1. Thanks Jen! This home has been lots of fun to decorate.

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  3. I love all of this - especially the face vase! If you don't mind my asking, where is the basket from? I've been looking for a tall one to corral stuff in our entry way.

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    1. Thank you Francie! I totally should have mentioned where that basket is from, so sorry I didn't. It's from Target from the fall. They aren't selling this one anymore but they do have some great ones right now. I also love IKEA's baskets right now!

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  4. Beautiful! What size Celfie vase do you have? I want to order one! Thank you!!!

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    1. Thanks Linda! I just measured it and it's just under 5.5 inches tall. Hope that helps!

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