Posts Tagged ‘vintage’

Saturday Shopping: Gendron Antiques & Reproductions

  If you live in the west end, you may be familiar with the big red barn at the northeast corner of Hazeldean Rd. and Carp Rd. in Stittsville. Have you ever been inside? I’d driven past it countless times and even had friends who had purchased a gorgeous custom-made wood desk there several years […]

Homes We Love: One Of A Kind On First Avenue

  Today we’re taking you to another one of the homes we visited on Sunday’s Glebe House Tour. Welcome to 296 First Avenue.! Built in 1895, it was one of the first houses on the street and was once the home of famous Canadian Maude Barlow.  The current owner, artist Kathrin Von Dehn, has filled […]

Chez Nous: Adventures In Milk Paint, Part 2

  In the first installment of my Adventures In Milk Paint, I started my first milk paint project and made a few mistakes. For Part 2, the kids and I took a mini road trip to Merrickville. It’s been years since I’ve been there, but it won’t be years until I go back. I saw […]

Saturday Shopping: Tin Barn Market

One of the most fun things I did when we lived in Pennsylvania was shop at the Washington Antiques Fair, located just south of Pittsburgh. There are so many great antiques and vintage finds to be had in Western Pennsylvania, and the fair is a great one-stop-shop. It’s only held once a month, though, so […]