shop talk & a trip to the nashville flea market

By |September 6th, 2012|

I honestly can’t believe 2 weeks have already passed since our weekend jaunt up to Nashville, TN. We headed up with two goals in mind:

See the fam, &

Get to the monthly flea market.

Here’s the deal.  Chances are that we’ll be opening our own studio soon, and we […]

repurposed vintage shoe cart, grayson’s room, & flea market finds

By |October 31st, 2011|

Once upon a time, I went flea marketing with a shady lady.

Said shady lady and I came across some amazing (and cheap) finds.

One being this old shoe cart that had already received a fresh coat of paint and a little nautical treatment.

At 10 smackeroos, it was mine.

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Meet The Lettered Cottage – Fab Flea Market Find

By |May 13th, 2011|

Hey there- Layla from The Lettered Cottage here!

Shaunna should be home any time now, and just like I know you are, I’m anxious to hear about the work she and Matt did in Honduras. I’m sure it was quite an experience, and Kev and I really hope to go down with them on a future […]

off to see p-dub

By |March 11th, 2011|

Well, Layla, Ashley, Rhoda and I are off to see The Pioneer Woman, affectionately known as p-dub (I tend to call her woman who does it all and still looks beautiful all the time).

The last time we all went on a trip, this is how it went…


photo: The Lettered Cottage(is it me or […]

Guest Bedroom End Table Makeover

By |October 20th, 2010|

Hey there!  Finally coming at you from the Baltimore area today….really loving it up here!  Love the weather, the history of the cities we’re visiting, love the leaves that are actually turning the shades of Fall…just LOVE IT!
I also convinced my friend, Lisa to go with her gut and paint a wall in […]

E.C. Oswald and Some Shopping

By |April 3rd, 2010|

*photography in this post by Lauren Cochran Photography*
Let me just say I’m worn out!
What a week it has been…so today it was time for a little fun (and business).
Lauren and I got up and out of the house early this morning (1/2 the day without kids and 1/2 the day with) to do some junk […]