"’Twas a tree one too many…" (Christmas wish with a twist)

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‘Twas a day before Christmas… … and all through the place… … everything was in order, to a decorator’s taste. A photoshoot going so smooth, even my camera took a yawn. When suddenly behind me… … my son smacked THIS thing on. (ACK!) Funny boy proceeded to follow me, surely to jest! As if it […]

Last minute staging for a friend and a story.

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Yesterday, instead of baking and wrapping presents, I went to help some dear friends set up their house for Christmas. I’ve been working on a biggish project behind the scenes. I approached a friend in the summer and asked if she’d be interested if I did a quick stage for her home for a portfolio piece. […]

SNS #10 highlights and a pillow winner!

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Greetings all! I just finished visiting all 81 links today amid this busy season, so thanks for your patience! Here are some fun highlights from SNS #10 to enjoy… I adore these popsicle stick snowflakes, shown on Someday Crafts! Many more ideas out of sticks shown here too. Ultra creative! The Old Post Road can’t stop […]

A bedroom fit for a young king of his castle – reveal

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Pin It A young boy’s bedroom calls for a recipe of restful, whimsical and fun! This sleeping boy remains safe alongside a massive brick wall, a flickering torch and sparkling stars illumating night’s shadows. A haven of soft grayish blues, greys, black and white mesh together to create a restful little corner with a touch of fun. […]

Top 10 funky furniture rehabs for 2009

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How about a recap of what transpired here at Funky Junk headquarters in 2009? Here are my top 10 furniture type rehabs. Let’s see if I can FIND 10… #10. The kitchen cabs. You like? Kidding! Before. And the AFTER. The kitchen was gutted with new alder cabinets installed and one very funky island topper. […]

Funky creation alert: pen and paper solution.

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Do you have a messy pen and paper issue near your kitchen telephone? We sure did! I’ve tried several different ideas for a quick pen drop but the jar or what have you always ended up overflowing with all kinds of things other than pens, making it hard to find what you wanted in a […]

LOADS of SNS #9 highlights (are YOU in here?) and a bird winner!

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Greetings party goers! With 80 entries, you have been keeping me incredibly busy AND inspired! I read every single one and near the end, I’m sorry but I had to give up on some commenting to speed things up abit. Thanks to all who joined the party. And here are some amazing  highlights for you […]

Funky no sew, no time, no cost Christmas decor.

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I wanted a white/natural Christmas this year, and not meaning the snow variety. I just desired to see more whites and rustic realism in the decorating, rather than flash. Without spending money. And not requiring a boatload of time. Yes indeed, I wanted it all and by golly, I went for it! I left all the neon […]

Sat Nite Special #9 brings you one ‘tweet’ giveaway!

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Welcome to Sat Nite Special #9! If you’re new here, kick off your shoes and join in! The theme is always a *DIY themed  anything goes, so feel free to post your project, past or present that you’re proud of so we can clap along with you! Party starts at Fri night and ends Sunday […]