Tuesday, February 2, 2010

My Built-Ins

When Michael and I first looked at the house we live in now, I fell in love with our built in shelves on either side of the fireplace...that is--until a few days after we moved in and I started trying to decorate them. I got about 2 shelves deep on one side and realized that I had used every single decoration I had previously owned and still had 4 shelves to decorate! So now...months later...my built-ins are no longer naked. They aren't perfect, but not naked!
So now...I'm turning to you for help and input...I'm desperate!




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5 comments:

Dining Delight said...

Your built-ins are fantastic and I really like how you have decorated them!

DD

Deana said...

We have built ins on one side of our fireplace- there are 3 put together, if that makes sense- I don't love at all what I have in them! I love the way you layered yours! I may need to try that I may have to send you a pic and let you critique them!!! It looks great!!! Keep posting your home pics b/c I love looking at them and wondering what I can do at my house :-)

Debbie said...

I wish we had built ins! We have ceiling 22ft high and sometimes they are just overwhelming to decorate around!!~ I just joined you blog, it is really cute and fun! I am new as well to blogging and will be hosting my first meme party on Friday. Hope you can join in. It is an easy one Fun foto friday!!~ Just show something that can make us smile and kick off the weekend!!~ Hope to see you soon!

Debbie said...

P.S. Your built ins are awesome and you have them decorated perfect!

Yvonne @ StoneGable said...

You did a wonderful decorating your built ins! Your accents are pretty and eye-catching! I love your family and wedding pictures.
I have several built ins in my home. I like to decorate them for each season of the year.
Yvonne