February 23, 2020

 (photo courtesy of Matthew Mead)

So many of you ask about our paint colors! Here is a detailed, room-by-room guide (with photos of all the nooks and crannies!) for a better understanding of our Old Silver Shed color palette, and a clearer view of how our entire house f...

February 8, 2020

My dream of creating a Home Library began with a simple Brimfield find, beautiful glass bookcase doors. And at ten dollars for all four, not even Philly could complain! 

We had already dismantled the original cottage in preparation of building our new/old hous...

February 5, 2020

Old Silver Shed Amazon Valentine's Day Storefront  (Items below included!)

It's rare February 14th is warm here in the northeast so for us Valentine’s Day traditions are rooted in cozy, warm moments together. Valentine’s Day is an opportunity for us to create a mem...

February 4, 2020

I get so many questions about the collection of wooden hearts displayed year round on our family room mantel. With Valentines Day just around the corner I thought it would be a good time to tell you more about them!

I started collecting the hearts when we lived in...

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