Small apartment decor idea |

Hello, hello, hello everyone! I am so happy to be writing to you again, this time with a little bit of inspiration for all of you living in small apartments. First of all, I should say, that for about 10ish years I lived in small apartments. Trying to fit a lot of pieces of furniture…

Brasilia and Pearsall overload Gre-stuff |

Usually, during winter, we don’t get that many house calls. This past winter though we got one of the best calls eveeeer!!!   So here is how it went down, I received an email from the son of the homeowner, his mom moved and they needed to get rid of all the furniture of the house.…

Happy Holidays!

Hi everyone! I know, I know, it has been a year… but, let me just tell you that I have promised myself not to let this happen again.  And in case you don’t believe me, here it is: I Grethel, promise to blog often from now on! (clapping emoji, smiley face, kiss, hug) With that out of…

Andirons

It is no secret that Mid Century Modern homes usually have some kind of fireplace in them. We all have seen the free standing Preway models that came in either wood or electric, and  the stone / brick floor to ceiling, wall to wall fireplaces right in the heart of the home. Well it is…

The perfect finishing touch |

See what designers and decorators are saying about settees Recently I read an article about how the decorator Kerry Joyce and the designer Penny Drue Baird consider settees the perfect finishing touch. Yes, you read right these nice pieces of upholstered furniture that are considered a cousin of the sofa are considered by the experts…