In between the holiday chaos, I've also been working on something for the "shared room". Hence the constant whining about sanding, priming and painting.
I thought I'd give you a couple sneak peeks, just so you don't think I'm slackin' over here. :o)
This is the third year of having a mantel at Christmas time. One of the main reasons for building the fake fireplace was so I could have someplace to hang our stockings. That sounds a bit excessive now that I say it out loud. The first year I did a very symmetrical setup with matching containers of cyclamen on either end and candles in the middle. This year, I pretty much did the exact same thing as last year, because I loved it so much.
Here's a teaser for ya:
Other than the tree, I came pretty close to finishing up with the decorating today.
I'll post pictures of everything once it's all done.
As for the other time sucker in my life right now, here's a glimpse of that:
Oh yeah, and this:
Those pieces are primed now, by the way.
And let's not forget these two:
They look pretty needy, don't they?