Um……where did the last four weeks go?  If you are new to the blog, let me explain…. I was crazy enough to accept the One Room Challenge created by the amazing Linda of Calling it Home.  She asked 19 distinguished design bloggers and little old me to renovate a room in six weeks and share…

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Well, I haven’t made a lot of real progress this week on the dining room at White Oaks.  I’ve gotten some official ordering done and a few things have arrived so that is exciting! I did make my way to Lowes to pick out the Valspar Paint color I need for the baseboards.  I want…

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Gray Malin – Two Cowboys I’ve been looking for inspiration for my One Room Challenge project, the dining room at White Oaks Ranch, and it hit me while working on a non-profit project.  My sisters and I are co-chairing the MTV ReDefine fundraiser which takes place this Friday.  It is an art auction at the…

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I’ve been needing a little bit of motivation to get the design scheme at White Oaks Ranch in motion for quite some time.  If you follow my Pinterest Boards then you know I have been pinning and pinning and pinning and not taking any action!   Well, my motivation arrived in the form of challenge,…

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I’m working on sprucing things up a bit at White Oaks Ranch and I’ve been wanting to do some pretty papers in the dining room. It is a little jewel box of a room and I think that hand painted wallpaper panels would be the perfect touch to make it feel special. I’m crazy about…

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I’ve been pinning like crazy dreaming about the re-decoration of our ranch.  I love this darling playhouse.  It reminds me of the one my precious Grandfather built for me years ago. Thanks for the spotlight Bell’Invito!  Perfect gift for the man in your life – and it’s monogrammed too!  Love Navy and Black together and…

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Happy Fall Y’all! Name your poison!  Never heard of “Cape Dutch Style” decor?  Get ready to re-decorate once you fall in love with this gorgeous home! This molded baking pan makes the most adorable gingerbread men (and women!) Even I could make these! I obviously have the holidays on my mind – Loving these cutie cutie cute…

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Anna Wintour’s Summer House I’m going to try to make this skinny summer cocktail with Aloe today! Love this NYC home. No parent has time to read all of the great parenting books out there so I love this summary of the best sellers! This makes me want a pet rabbit. I love shiny things….especially these…

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I found this dining room while rummaging through some old photos I had torn from magazines and I fell in love with the room all over again.  Designed by Leslie Klotz, this sunny yellow dining room is in a Hamptons Home that appeared in House Beautiful a few years ago.  I love the rope bar…

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Our Business Development Director, Paula, recently came home from a trip to the Hamptons, and we all nearly died when we saw the gorgeous guest bedroom she enjoyed.  She was a guest at the Hobson family’s beautiful beach house where each room is flawlessly decorated to capture that true Hamptons’ style. You can thank Tom Samet, East…

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