Collection by Martha P


flower power

found a new blog yesterday-- verandah house . (thank you, pinterest.) she likes every color of the rainbow, too. she had this old chair re...

old and new chair

Trend Alert: In Your Face Florals

Move over geometrics, because large scale and bright flowers are taking over in a big way.Above: think you could handle this wallpaper in your kitchen? (as seen in Holly Becker’s Decorate book, via Collected Blog)These mostly orange, hot pink and red blooms read as either New Wave Victorian, like a cross section of Frida Kahlo’s closet, or the most lovingly tended psychedelic garden you’ve ever seen. Case in point: the Blendworth wallpaper above, as seen on House to Home.

Antique table intervened by artist. Mesa Mexican style - Tables - Handcrafted Furniture - 492 591

Mesa estilo Mexicano - Mesas - Muebles Artesanales - 492591

Mesa antigua intervenida por artista plástica. Se puede utilizar tanto en un dormitorio como mesa de living o entrada principal.

@Jenna Willingham You could do this with your stools :) super cute!

Painting It

Here is the mirror that I painted to match the dragonfly fabric. There's a sample of the fabric lying on the mirror. Even though I cover the mirrors to protect them from paint splotches, there is always some tidying up to do after I take the tape and drop cloth away... Mirror Number two: This mirror goes in a powder room, with a very pretty hooked rug providing the theme for the painting...

love everything about this chair

Antique French Louis Arm Chair

This antique French Louis arm chair has been stripped, sanded and painted a creamy white. I've distressed the finish to give it an age appropriate look. It was then upholstered with coil springs which were 8 way hand-tied, filled with horse hair and topped with organic cotton. Finally I covered it with a fun Thomas Paul fabric to make it modern and unique. All of my chairs are vintage or antique and have age appropriate character marks which further add to their patina. ***Free shipping…

15 Ideas originales y económicas para transformar tu casa

15 Ideas originales y económicas para transformar tu casa sin salirte de tu presupuesto

Si la idea de redecorar tu casa te encanta, pero te parece costoso, entonces este artículo es para ti. A veces todo lo que hace falta para darle nueva vida a tu hogar es tener mucha creatividad y dejar volar tu imaginación. A continuación te damos 15 ideas geniales, originales y económicas para t

El blog de Fátima: LOS MANDALAS


La palabra mándala o mandala proviene del sánscrito, y significa Círculo Sagrado. Es un símbolo de sanación, totalidad, unión, integridad, el absoluto. Un mandala es básicamente un círculo, es la forma perfecta, y por ello nos representa el símbolo del cosmos y la eternidad. Nos representa la creación, el mundo, el dios, el ser humano, la vida. Todo lo que nos rodea tiene la forma de círculo. Los mandalas han sido utilizados por grupos espirituales hace mucho tiempo atrás. Caminar, danzar…

Marjorie Skouras Design!

Marjorie Skouras Design!

Nini's chair - totally uninterested in the pink, but I like the idea of a combo.

Django Armchair By Couch Gb

Beautiful French Walnut Framed Armchair Circa 1910.Carved detail to frame covered in embroidered vintage textiles. Deep buttoned back in vibrant pink velvet.Height 92cm-(36")width 61cm-(24")seat height 43cm-(17")seat depth 51cm-(20")

Art Nouveau chair, c. 1900, from the mountain regions of France.



Painted Chair ~ Fun! Perhaps this is a winter doodle project.

Painting It

Some bright colours here- not for the faint hearted!! I painted the striped fabric, and made the welting to cover the join of wood and fabric. And its a very comfortable chair too!

Have a seat.

Have a seat.