"I bought it from a picture in an auction catalog and figured I'd sell it in our store. But when it arrived, I took it home — I'd never seen such a good shell mirror anywhere, and I still never have. It's a Victorian piece, crafted by ladies at the same time they were making hair bracelets and memorial paintings of children. The top is like a crown, and all the wonderful shells were thoughtfully, almost architecturally, arranged. It hangs in a hallway, hidden between two rooms. Why? Because…

"I bought it from a picture in an auction catalog and figured I'd sell it in our store. But when it arrived, I took it home — I'd never seen such a good shell mirror anywhere, and I still never have. It's a Victorian piece, crafted by ladies at the same time they were making hair bracelets and memorial paintings of children. The top is like a crown, and all the wonderful shells were thoughtfully, almost architecturally, arranged. It hangs in a hallway, hidden between two rooms. Why? Because…

Love the tailored, formal mahogany console juxtaposed with the large, ornate gold mirror. The ornamental grass and large candle holder add a nice texture, but the candle holder would be too large and impractical on a console in my house, because it would take up too much space.

Love the tailored, formal mahogany console juxtaposed with the large, ornate gold mirror. The ornamental grass and large candle holder add a nice texture, but the candle holder would be too large and impractical on a console in my house, because it would take up too much space.

"I collect beautiful time-ravaged mirrors, and when I saw this one in an antiques store in New Orleans, I fell in love. When I went in, it was sold. I pined for it. I left my number and went in every week for six weeks. Finally, the shop owner said whoever bought it probably wasn't going to pick it up, and I could have it for $600. It's a four-panel screen and very heavy. The glass is fogged and splotchy, the way glass gets, and there's a border around each panel with painted birds and…

"I collect beautiful time-ravaged mirrors, and when I saw this one in an antiques store in New Orleans, I fell in love. When I went in, it was sold. I pined for it. I left my number and went in every week for six weeks. Finally, the shop owner said whoever bought it probably wasn't going to pick it up, and I could have it for $600. It's a four-panel screen and very heavy. The glass is fogged and splotchy, the way glass gets, and there's a border around each panel with painted birds and…

Salvaged brackets from a South Georgia farm find a new life as part of one of our new construction projects.

Salvaged brackets from a South Georgia farm find a new life as part of one of our new construction projects.

Colorful floral spring wreath - beautiful! http://www.drivenbydecor.com/2016/03/front-door-decor-spring-easter-wreaths.html?utm_source=feedblitz&utm_medium=FeedBlitzRss&utm_campaign=drivenbydecor

Colorful floral spring wreath - beautiful! http://www.drivenbydecor.com/2016/03/front-door-decor-spring-easter-wreaths.html?utm_source=feedblitz&utm_medium=FeedBlitzRss&utm_campaign=drivenbydecor

Louis XVI Side Table - Bedside table options, they are a perfect width for the space and they come in a variety of colors (samples of the colors can be ordered)

Louis XVI Side Table - Bedside table options, they are a perfect width for the space and they come in a variety of colors (samples of the colors can be ordered)

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