Home Decor: Rolling Ladder Bookshelf Progress

I have wanted a rolling ladder bookshelf for years. A while back, like 3 years ago, I found this rod, the ladder with the hardware on Craigslist for an amazing price. While picking them up, the lady selling the ladder told me she was going to demolish her home, so--naturally--I asked if she would be … Continue reading Home Decor: Rolling Ladder Bookshelf Progress

Home Decor: Son’s Room Update

Hello and welcome to Mrs. Lady Renaissance. I have been MIA lately because I have been studying long and hard towards completing my comprehensive exams to receive my MA in English Literature. I am tired. My days and nights have been a blur for the past 5 months. Fortunately, I have completed my three part … Continue reading Home Decor: Son’s Room Update

Home Decor: Son’s Room Progress; Part Deux

Hello and welcome to Mrs. Lady Renaissance. I recently posted about my son's room and the progress we've made in sprucing it up. Although I am slowly, but surely, working on the room it is still incomplete. I am, however, really excited about the progress. Here is how it currently stands: I still have a … Continue reading Home Decor: Son’s Room Progress; Part Deux

Home Decor: Son’s Room Progress

Hello and welcome to Mrs. Lady Renaissance. My son--Noah--has had an incomplete room for a while. I took the leap--between studying for my MA English Comp Exam, being a mother of 3, wife, etc--and three weeks of weekend dedication has resulted in a work in progress that I am happy with. I am still working … Continue reading Home Decor: Son’s Room Progress

Home Decor: Daughter’s Room, still working on it

Hello and welcome to Mrs. Lady Renaissance. Over the summer, I decided to work on my youngest daughter's room, but grad school has kept me busy and I haven't touched it since. We still have to add the crown molding, baseboard, trim to the door, paint the door, the ceiling, add crystal door knobs to … Continue reading Home Decor: Daughter’s Room, still working on it

Home Decor: Reupholstering an Antique Settee . . . Still in Process

Hello and welcome to Mrs. Lady Renaissance. A while back I blogged about this antique settee I found on Craigslist for $50. I put the reupholstering off for about a year. It simply sat in my garage waiting to be revived. Finally, my mom took me under her daring wing and we began reupholstering the … Continue reading Home Decor: Reupholstering an Antique Settee . . . Still in Process

Home Decor: Model Home Inspiration

I was an avid model home visitor for a while and had to stop due to my school schedule. I decided to get my mind off of school and took the family for an impromptu model home tour a couple of months back. Going to model homes reminds me of the long journey we went … Continue reading Home Decor: Model Home Inspiration