Author Archives: Sheila Salvitti

Phillies Opening Day and a GIVEAWAY

It’s Home Opener Day! And to celebrate, I’m giving away a catered lunch for up to 10 people from my favorite HEALTHY fast food restaurant (yes, there is such a thing!) Bryn & Dane’s - Citizens Bank Park’s newest food partner! … Continue reading

Posted in About Me, GIVEAWAY, Phillies | Leave a comment

Pretty House of the Week

This house just looks like spring to me. And I like every single thing about it.

Posted in Pretty Houses | Leave a comment

DIY necklace…(huh?)

From the completely-unrelated-to-anything-in-real-estate files… My husband has two grandmothers who I love like they are my own.  My grandparents passed away a long time ago, so I adore having them in my      life and love calling them Grandmom and GMom. Two … Continue reading

Posted in About Me, Cool Stuff | Leave a comment

Furniture Jackpot at Target

Have you SEEN what Target is selling in their home department lately? These ottomans look so expensive and would be amazing as a seating pair in a living room or at the foot of a bed. This sofa!  For $329! … Continue reading

Posted in Cool Stuff, Decorating, Design | Leave a comment

Kitchen Backsplash – Fabric as Tile Alternative

Did you see House Beautiful’s Kitchen of the Month in the March issue? Check it out! Apart from that killer, furniture-inspired island (hello, perfect shade of gray) what I really love is the backsplash. The mag says the designers mounted a piece of … Continue reading

Posted in Cool Stuff, Decorating, Design, Kitchens | 2 Comments

Reader Submission – Entry Makeover

Remember when I re-did my entry with a mudwall full of hooks? Check out Leslie’s! She had one built at the back entrance of her home, near the garage and the laundry room.  The perfect place to corral coats and … Continue reading

Posted in About Me, Design, DIY | Leave a comment

DIY Wall Map

Back in November I posted about my Easy DIY Bench. So many people asked about the map on Facebook, that I promised I’d do a tutorial.  It took four months to finally post, but here you go… I’ve always loved the look … Continue reading

Posted in About Me, Decorating, Design, DIY | Leave a comment

Trend Alert – Painted Hardwood Floor Tiles

You guys know about FLOR, right?  (the modular, patterned carpet squares) Well, this is like FLOR and your hardwood floors got married and had the chicest little babies you’ve ever seen. Mirth Studio, based in Charleston, SC, is the genius … Continue reading

Posted in Cool Stuff, Design, Interiors | Leave a comment

Pretty House of the Week

Because having red trimmed windows and doors is like wearing a bright coat on a cold winter’s day. Instant pick-me-up!

Posted in Pretty Houses | Leave a comment

Before and After – Built Ins

I love built-in bookcases more than any other interior design element.  Honestly. I have hundreds of images of built-ins all over my Pinterest boards and on my computer, because they totally transform a room.  Case in point: the exact same angle … Continue reading

Posted in About Me, Before & After, Design, DIY, Interiors | Leave a comment