Tuesday, March 2, 2010

how sweet it is.....


Today I get to spend the day with a few of my favorite things...

a fresh gallon of paint in my favorite shade...'cloud white'

a brand new paintbrush

and a radio playing my very favorite tunes


I don't have much of a post today...

 because I have a dresser

one gorgeous frenchy armoire

a changing table


 grandma's beautiful old rocking chair

and a side table

waiting for a makeover

oh, and a chandelier I have to remove all the crystals from before I can paint it white, too...


I think I have stumbled on my very favorite client...

of all the clients I have worked with in the last 10 years

a wonderful husband who is having me paint all the furntiure for a very important nursery...

a nursery for his very first little girl


(all photos from here...)

  he wants to fill the room and surprise his wife when she gets home

~ a nursery full of girlie delights ~

I have a feeling the 3 of them are going to have a happy life together.

That is one sweet man.

22 comments:

  1. What a sweet post! You have your work cut out for you but it all sounds lovely. That is one lucky new mommy!!

    xoxo
    Janie

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  2. That's one sweet hubby...and one lucky little girl.

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  3. Thanks for sharing this photographer. Do you know that if she didn't have twins, we just might be the same person...? I am dying to know where she lives as she must be around here somewhere!
    Have a fabulous day my friend,
    xx

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  4. I love all the inpiration! Its fantastic. Can't wait to see how it all turns out! ~Lulu

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  5. That is the sweetest sentiment ever...sigh...you do have a great job Mary~ and these photos are precious, I love the coloring and the light! :)

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  6. Oh my goodness...is that one sweet husband...I can see why he would be your favorite client...what a beautiful surprise for his wife

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  7. So swoony! I love a good surprise. Especially one that involves white paint. :)

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  8. ...quite sweet!

    Happy painting, Mary,

    : )

    Julie M.

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  9. Mary, thanks for the comment! You'll have to fight me for #1 KC fan status!! ha-ha Just kidding. Checking out your awesome blog posts.
    Christy

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  10. Those pictures are just dreamy! What a wonderful client you have! How sweet.....I am sure they will have a very happy life together! What brand do you use (cloud white)? I used valspar last time & was not happy w/ the white & the coverage. Take care

    Shellagh

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  11. sounds like bliss a day of painting sigh....

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  12. It sounds gorgeous! Thanks for the well wishes Mary! :)

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  13. Ok I just found you today and I love love love your blog!! It's so fresh and warm and inviting and I love it hehe keep up the good work :) I will be back! xx

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  14. What a sweet surprise for his wife! what a good dad- that is one lucky little baby girl!

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  15. Love your blog and love the bedroom photo's! It makes me want to paint my whole house white, it looks so romantic. And yes, a very sweet man that is!

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  16. I can tell that he had a good momma! Boys that love their momma is the boy to get. Lovely story. Have fun!

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  17. awwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwww, I love this!! What a precious daddy! I bet mommy feels so blessed!! xoxo LA

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  18. hi mary, i just stumbled upon your blog and love it so much! i read your last few posts and
    A D O R E that huge cabinet you got. ooooh i would be painting it white too. i'm excited to see you are at kane county starting in may...i'll stop by and see you! xox...jenn

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  19. Mary, ooh thanks I am now addicted to no shoes radio!! Even playing it at work :)

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  20. How awesome is this! We will see you Saturday..hoping for awesomeness!

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