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Decorative Bits

D had the great idea that we needed lanterns on either side of the door. I ordered these from Lehman’s:

Behind the lamps are wooden plaques from the craft store, painted the same blue as the trim. 128 more words


At the faire

We brought the vardo to the Renaissance Faire of the Ozarks this weekend, where my troupe, TerraNova Tribal, was dancing and playing. We had a BLAST. 106 more words



Interior furniture! I’m so excited to get going on the built-in furniture. We built the bed and one of the trunk-benches this weekend. The bed is: four 4″x4″x18″ posts in the corners, two 2″x4″ rails screwed into the posts, five 2″x4″ slats attached to the rails with hurricane ties and screws, four 2″x4″ bonus posts attached to the rails about 3 feet in from the walls, and a 4’x8′ sheet of plywood attached in the center of it all. 87 more words


J'adore our Door

The door has been hell. Really not exaggerating here. We got a really cool door from Habitat ReStore that had the proper layout of panels for our purposes and a neat lil window with a scrolling iron bit. 235 more words