Advent Calendar Pillow

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I have a thing for counting down to any event.  We already own a Dollar Tree Bucket Advent Calendar, the Silhouette calendar, and a billion Hershey Kiss Boards and now I am making a knock off version of the Ballard Designs Advent Calendar Pillow?  I know…I know… I have a countdown sickness.  There is just {…Read More…}





Ballard Designs Charleston Mirror

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On our trip to Atlanta in May we stopped at the Ballard Designs Backroom.   I purchased a Charleston Mirror in the Fruitwood finish for $40. It was on closeout because it was being discontinued.   Out with the old in with the new! I love the classic cathedral style to the mirror.   It {…Read More…}





Ballards Backroom

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Are you traveling through Atlanta any time soon?  What about Ohio?  Did you know that Ballard Designs has an outlet store in those two areas called Ballard’s Backroom?  They have one in Atlanta, Georgia, Roswell, Georgia and West Chester, Ohio.  If you are in either of those locations you have to check it out. Last {…Read More…}





Knock Off Theory 101

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As I peruse the latest design catalogs like Pottery Barn or Ballard Designs I always see the potential of mimicking the amazing designs in my own home.   Do you love looking at catalogs as much as I do? Here are a few things that go through my mind when I attempt a knock off {…Read More…}