Do you know it has been exactly one year since I told you I was planning to update
my dining room, and get rid of the brown here.
I can't believe it's still not finished...maybe 2013 will be THE year!
I have a plan to change out the high-end cabinet and replace it with the free one we found
on the sidewalk in our neighborhood here..more on those plans after the holidays.
Speaking of holidays, I went with
but only on the chandelier and kept the rest of the room subdued to compensate.
Since we went with the unconventional tree here we had a lot of
ornaments we weren't using, so...I blinged out the chandelier!
The reflection in the mirror shows the nail head ceiling here.
The view from below, I simply hung a collection of high-end and low-end glass
ornaments from their hooks.
I like the glam with paired our farm table.
The only other decor I have in the dining room are some crispy evergreen boughs,
pine cones, a glass bowl of more ornaments on the table, and simple arrangement
on the cabinet.
I had the captain's chairs professionally re-upholstered, they had a roll on the
back I wanted removed and thought it was best left to the pros. The Vermicelli fabric
brings in the modern look I'm going for (not there yet) and has a great texture, almost
Be sure to stop by tomorrow, the winner of the present will be announced.
Have a wonderful day, friends!