Anchor Cottage Freshwater Decor Decorating Store

We offer decorating services in the Leelanau Peninsula. Our studio has fabrics, bedding samples and rug swatches. We offer lamp repair, shades, harps and finials with access to over 1,000 lamps. Furniture painting and repair. Wall paper books are available. Reach out to us at

Sunday, October 31, 2010

Harrison Howard print sale now until November 5th. I love the Flower and Shell People. Anne always tags the best stuff!

Thursday, October 28, 2010

This is the new window display at Black & Spiro in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia.  
Absolutely beautiful!

Tuesday, October 26, 2010

Hard-paste Porcelains of Paris

Old Paris porcelains have always been admired in the American  South and are found in many antebellum great houses in the lower Mississippi River valley. These are from New Orleans. 

Monday, October 25, 2010

A Body Of Work

The bead girls came in from Flint and I bought a body of work from one of the gals. Love the gold and red colors she used.

Friday, October 22, 2010

Suttons Bay Fall Art Walk

Come on down, rustle through the leaves and partake of the night's festivities. Featured artists and wineries with good little nibbles at all the participating shops.

Thursday, October 21, 2010

On My Way To Work

Almost missed the Sandhill Cranes in the remains of the farmer's corn field because I was looking at the cows on the other corner!

Tuesday, October 19, 2010

Monday, October 18, 2010

Roses On Sunday

I bought these roses at the grocery store on a whim and I am glad I did!

Saturday, October 16, 2010

Pottery By Frank Crosby

Friday, October 22nd is the fall Art Walk and Frank Crosby is our featured artist.

Friday, October 15, 2010

Fall Colors Are Peaking

The morning's sunrise lite the Maple trees up like a torch in the dark.

Thursday, October 14, 2010

Do You Know Who This Couple Is?

Cheryl and Sam came down from Harbor Spings to see the fall colors in the Leelanau Peninsula.

Tuesday, October 12, 2010

Monday, October 11, 2010

English Blue and White

I looked around Anchor Cottage and decided to group all my blue and white against my raspberry pink wall!

Friday, October 8, 2010

Welcome To My Web!

I heard that a spider web is a sign of welcome to our home! Anyone else heard that little piece of folklore?

Thursday, October 7, 2010


Sylvia brought Hallelujah into the store, boy, has she grown. Check August 7 and September 2nd blogs to compare how big she's getting. Not a lap dog anymore:)


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