Thursday, September 21, 2017

On the Porch: Summer Style Made Easy

June was always my favorite month. It marked the end of school and the beginning of summer vacation. It also meant that we would...
Designer Dream Spree 2017

Designer Dream Spree 2017 in Round Top Panelists Named

PANELISTS NAMED FOR 2ND ANNUAL DESIGNER DREAM SPREERound Top Texas – September 26-29, 2017 Julie Dodson of Houston-based Dodson Interiors has invited four nationally known...
Country Cottage Idea House Collaboration in Round Top Deer Head

Country Cottage Idea House Collaboration in Round Top

Want to know more about the Country Cottage Idea House Collaboration in Round Top?Dodson Interiors, Lewis Tindall Construction, Joseph Company / Houston, Sherwin Williams,...
Leftovers Antiques in Brenham

Leftovers Antiques in Brenham

Leftovers Antiques in Brenham is an oasis for the senses. From the beginning, Leftovers Antiques in Brenham was envisioned as a destination for discerning shoppers...
Small Town Big Dreams

Junk Gypsies: Small Town. Big Dreams.

Junk Gypsies: Small Town. Big Dreams. Janie Sikes taught her daughters, Amie and Jolie, that population signs just designate city limits; they don’t dictate the...
Beadboard ceilings

On the Porch: Restoration of a Lifetime

The chemical smell was so strong I felt I might faint. The dizziness wasn't the worst part—I couldn't breathe. I looked down and realized...
Victorian Lady photo by Anna Spencer Morse Grace Photography

Art, Antiques and a Victorian Lady

For almost 25 years, Tom Vining and Dent Beall have collected antiques and fine art. In 2015, they found a permanent home for their...
Country Cottage Idea House Rescue Mission

Country Cottage Idea House Rescue Mission

So much more than a tour house... Last Friday, Julie Dodson and I met at the Idea House to knock around some ideas about...
Church Lane ladies reimagine repurpose restore

Church Lane Upholstery

Brinda Dunlap and Betsy Jones Church Lane Upholstery Co. LLC Waldeck, Texas 979-224-5161 or 979-966-2970 churchlaneupholstery@gmail.com Years in the Creativity Biz: One year (officially) and five years (unofficially) Get their...

Woodwork by Westfall

Doug Westfall Woodwork by Westfall Giddings, Texas 979-542-1234 doug@westfallrealestate.com Years in the Creativity Biz: 26+ Get his goods: Bar W Field during twice annual antiques shows or by appointment Woodwork by...