Friday, April 11, 2008

As Pretty As I could Make Them...

I now have the antique crib settee and the washstand below listed.
I don't think I could have given the bed up but I have a wicker one
that's a little larger (I think) that I'm going to keep. I think I
previously about how thrilled I was to find it in my hubby's shed
when all this time I thought he had sold my bed at Canton. I just love
these as settees - isn't it inviting and just... divine?!?!?

The washstand , you can see a bit below,
is in whisper soft pink ( so hard to
photograph because, truly, it's barely there). Outside
in the Texas sun, it's so pale that it appears white - not
pink at all. I did something new with the colors and it's
so "fresh". I whitewashed the trim in the palest apple
green, very diluted, and it's amazing how much doing that
added to it.


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Here's a peek at a few pretties I've listed -I hope you enjoy seeing them - some are really previews because I don't have e'thing listed yet.

Since there is much, much more to be listed (I've been painting lots of furniture) I'm going to add an eBay To Go Link to my auctions on the side bar.

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6 comments:

Ann said...

Hi Devonia. I've also added you to my 'Links worth Checking Out'.

What a nice dresser and chest. I feel a little whimsical when I see such lovely things.

Lori @ Katies Rose Cottage said...

Devonia ~
Those are just beautiful pieces that you have painted ~
xoxo,
Lori

ga.farmgirl said...

Oh Devonia, they are all beautiful! I am always amazed at your talent.
I so enjoyed seeing them all.

Linens and Laurel said...

Absolutely gorgeous! A refuge of lovely.

Sophee-a Laroo Bijoux and Sheri too said...

What beautiful things!!!! I love them all. I really love the "walking in the rain" story though....that is too good.

Siobhan said...

Hello Devonia,

You have been one busy little chicken! Love what you have done here...wow!

Siobhan