Affordable Farmhouse Tables So yesterday, I talked about wanting to celebrate Thanksgiving dinner outside, but that it would be too cold by then. It now seems logical to talk about my dining room. It needs work, but hopefully I can clean it up a bit by then. After years of owning a 50's dinette with red and silver sparkly vinyl chairs, the table is less than stable. It tilts at a precarious ... Read More about Affordable Farmhouse Tables: Round Up
Thanksgiving Table Setting This week I showed you four different ways to set your table using white dishes, part one and part 2. Today, I'm showing you what I'm planning for my Thanksgiving table setting. We have been fortunate so far to have warmer than normal weather this November. I dream of being able to have Thanksgiving dinner outside. I love my backyard so much. It's so ... Read More about Outdoor Thanksgiving Table Setting
Actually, I'm not sure that family room is the best name for this room. This room sits between the garage and the dining room. It's a long, narrow room with 4 doorways that create a cross-cross traffic pattern. Our home is a typical Cape Cod style home with no real foyer, so this acts as our entry. The fireplace in the corner of the room dictates that it should be more than just a mudroom, ... Read More about Family Room “During”
Welcome to Semigloss Design. In June of 2015, my family and I bought our dream house. Located on almost 5 acres of wooded land but still close to the city that we live in, it is our idea of perfection. For almost a year and a half, we have been working on making this house into our home. Almost every room has been painted, but there is still a lot of work in each room. My name is Emy and I love ... Read More about Welcome!